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000 FZNT22 KWBC 202045 OFFNT2 OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC 445 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014 W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20 NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000 FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. ANZ899-210930- 445 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014 .SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...AN AREA OF LOW PRES NEAR 38N68W ALONG A FRONT WILL SLOWLY MOVE E OF THE AREA TONIGHT INTO THU NIGHT AS THE FRONT DRIFTS S THROUGH THE CENTRAL WATERS. THE FRONT WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE SLOWLY S INTO THE SRN WATERS AS A SERIES OF WEAK LOWS MOVE E OFF THE MID ATLC COAST FRI INTO SAT...THEN SHIFT S OF THE AREA SUN. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD JUST NW OF THE AREA SUN NIGHT THROUGH MON NIGHT. $$ ANZ820-210930- HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM- 445 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014 .TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS LATE. .FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SAT NIGHT AND SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. .MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. $$ ANZ915-210930- BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W- 445 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014 .TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .SAT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 7 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. .MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. $$ ANZ920-210930- BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE- 445 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014 .TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT E PORTION VARIABLE 5 TO 10 KT EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT W PORTION BECOMING VARIABLE 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...EXCEPT E PORTION N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT EARLY. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .FRI...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. .MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. $$ ANZ905-210930- EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N- 445 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014 .TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. .MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. $$ ANZ910-210930- EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE- 445 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014 .TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. .SUN...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 7 FT. .SUN NIGHT AND MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. $$ ANZ825-210930- BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE- 445 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014 .TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE EARLY. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE. .FRI...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. .SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. $$ ANZ828-210930- CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE- 445 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014 .TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .SUN NIGHT AND MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. $$ ANZ925-210930- BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE- 445 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014 .TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR SE PORTION SW 15 TO 25 KT EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT LATE...HIGHEST E. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT W PORTION VARIABLE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS. .FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE...EXCEPT FAR N PORTION BECOMING VARIABLE 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. .SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SUN THROUGH MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT MON. .MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. $$ ANZ830-210930- CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE- 445 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014 .TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. .SUN...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .SUN NIGHT AND MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. .MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. $$ ANZ833-210930- CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE- 445 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014 .TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT VEERING TO N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .MON AND MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. $$ ANZ930-210930- HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE- 445 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014 .TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR E PORTION W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. .THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. .THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. $$ ANZ835-210930- CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM- 445 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014 .TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...HIGHEST S. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT. .THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. .SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. .MON AND MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. $$ ANZ935-210930- CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE- 445 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014 .TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT FAR NW PORTION DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS E. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. .THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. .THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. .FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE. .FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR N PORTION VEERING TO N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .SUN...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SUN NIGHT THROUGH MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. $$ .FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.

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