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298 FZNT22 KWBC 250853 OFFNT2 OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC 353 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017 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. ANZ899-252015- 353 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017 .SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...LOW PRES JUST S OF SE WATERS NEAR 30N 74W EARLY THIS MORNING WILL MOVE NE...AND PASS JUST E OF THE WATERS TODAY INTO TONIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E OVER THE WATERS TONIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD E TOWARDS THE REGION SUN...MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS SUN NIGHT AND MON...THEN SLOWLY STRENGTHEN E OF THE REGION MON NIGHT INTO TUE NIGHT WHILE MAINTAINING A RIDGE ACROSS THE SRN WATERS. A WARM FRONT WILL DEVELOP OVER THE NRN WATERS LATE TUE. THE FRONT WILL LIFT SLOWLY N TUE NIGHT INTO WED AS WEAK LOW PRES PASSES E ALONG THE FRONT. ANOTHER STRONG COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE W WED NIGHT. $$ ANZ820-252015- HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM- 353 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017 .TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE EARLY...THEN BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS DEVELOPING. .TONIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS ENDING. .SUN...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. .SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. .MON...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. .MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .WED...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT. $$ ANZ915-252015- BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W- 353 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017 ...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT... .TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT EARLY... THEN BECOMING SE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. SCATTERED SHOWERS. .TONIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. AREAS OF FOG EARLY WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. .SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. .MON...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. .MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .WED...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT. $$ ANZ920-252015- BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE- 353 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017 ...GALE WARNING... .TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF TSTMS. .SUN...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT. .MON...WINDS DIMINISHING TO W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. .MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT. .TUE...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING SW. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. .WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 15 FT. $$ ANZ905-252015- EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N- 353 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017 .TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG EARLY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG EARLY WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT. .MON...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT. .MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. .TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. .WED...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT. $$ ANZ910-252015- EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE- 353 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017 ...GALE WARNING... .TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT. RAIN EARLY...THEN SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS. .TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT...THEN W 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. AREAS OF FOG EARLY WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF TSTMS. .SUN...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. .MON...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT. .MON NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT. .TUE...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. .WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT. $$ ANZ825-252015- BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE- 353 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017 .TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE EARLY...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS DEVELOPING. .TONIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS ENDING. .SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. .SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. .MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .TUE...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT. $$ ANZ828-252015- CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE- 353 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017 ...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT... .TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT EARLY...THEN BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF FOG. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TONIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS ENDING. .SUN...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. .MON...WINDS BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. .MON NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT. .TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT. $$ ANZ925-252015- BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE- 353 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017 ...GALE WARNING... .TODAY...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT EARLY... THEN BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. .MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. .MON NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. .TUE...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT. $$ ANZ830-252015- CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE- 353 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017 ...GALE WARNING... .TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N EARLY...THEN BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TONIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO W TO SW 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS ENDING. .SUN...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT...THEN TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .MON NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT. .TUE...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT. $$ ANZ833-252015- CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE- 353 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017 ...GALE WARNING... .TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT EARLY...THEN BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. .SUN...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT...THEN TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. .SUN NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. .MON...WINDS BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT...THEN S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT. .TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. .WED...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT. $$ ANZ930-252015- HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE- 353 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017 ...GALE WARNING... .TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW EARLY... THEN BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SUN...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY. .SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. .MON...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. .MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT. $$ ANZ835-252015- CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM- 353 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017 .TODAY...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW EARLY...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. .TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. .SUN...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. .SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .MON...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. .MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. .TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. .TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .WED...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. .WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT. $$ ANZ935-252015- CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE- 353 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017 .TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT. .TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING NW. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. .SUN...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E. .SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .TUE...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .WED...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. .WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. $$ .FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.

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