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000 FZNT22 KWBC 281432 OFFNT2 OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC 1032 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016 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. ANZ899-290345- 1032 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016 .SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...LOW PRES E OF THE NORTH CAROLINA COAST WILL MOVE NE THROUGH THE CENTRAL AND NRN WATERS TODAY...THEN PASS E OF THE AREA LATER TONIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SLOWLY SE THROUGH THE N WATERS THIS MORNING...THEN BECOME NEARLY STATIONARY OVER THE NRN AREAS THIS AFTERNOON INTO FRI. THE FRONT WILL THEN LIFT SLOWLY N OF THE AREA AS A WARM FRONT FRI AND FRI NIGHT. ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SLOWLY E AND APPROACH THE CENTRAL AND SRN COAST THU NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT...AND THEN MOVE INTO THE WATERS SUN AND SUN NIGHT. $$ ANZ820-290345- HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM- 1032 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016 ...GALE WARNING... .TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TONIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. .THU...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. .THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. .FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT. .SAT...WINDS BECOMING E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. $$ ANZ915-290345- BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W- 1032 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016 .TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS. .TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. .THU...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. .THU NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. .FRI...WINDS BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. .SAT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. .SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. $$ ANZ920-290345- BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE- 1032 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016 ...GALE WARNING... .TODAY...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING NE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT. .THU...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. .THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. .SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. $$ ANZ905-290345- EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N- 1032 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016 ...GALE WARNING... .TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION BECOMING NE 20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS. .TONIGHT...SE PORTION...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 15 TO 25 KT. NW PORTION...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT THROUGHOUT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT. .THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. .FRI...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. .SAT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. .SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. $$ ANZ910-290345- EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE- 1032 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016 ...GALE WARNING... .TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU...WINDS BECOMING E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. .THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. .FRI...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. .SAT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. .SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. $$ ANZ825-290345- BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE- 1032 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016 .TODAY...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. .THU...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI...WINDS BECOMING E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .SUN...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. $$ ANZ828-290345- CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE- 1032 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016 .TODAY...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. .THU...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS. .FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .SUN...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. $$ ANZ925-290345- BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE- 1032 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016 .TODAY...W PORTION...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. E PORTION...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TONIGHT...SHIFTING WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. .THU...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .SAT AND SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. .SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. $$ ANZ830-290345- CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE- 1032 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016 .TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. .THU...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. $$ ANZ833-290345- CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE- 1032 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016 .TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. .THU...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. .FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. $$ ANZ930-290345- HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE- 1032 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016 .TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. .SUN...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. .SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. $$ ANZ835-290345- CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM- 1032 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016 .TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS. .THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. $$ ANZ935-290345- CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE- 1032 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016 .TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. .SUN...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. .SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT. $$ .FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.

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