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000 FZNT22 KWBC 260242 OFFNT2 OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC 1042 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 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. ANZ899-270245- 1042 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014 .SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS....A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SE INTO THE NW PORTION TONIGHT...THEN CONTINUE SE ACROSS THE WATERS SUN INTO EARLY SUN NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD E TOWARDS THE COAST LATE SUN AND SUN NIGHT...DRIFT OFFSHORE MON INTO TUE... THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS TUE NIGHT. ANOTHER WEAKER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW TUE NIGHT...DRIFT SLOWLY OFFSHORE WED AND WED NIGHT...THEN BECOME NEARLY STATIONARY SW TO NE ACROSS THE SRN WATERS LATE THU INTO THU NIGHT. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD INTO THE NRN WATERS LATE THU INTO THU NIGHT. $$ ANZ820-270245- HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM- 1042 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014 .TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT LATE. .SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST E. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E. .MON...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 5 FT LATE...HIGHEST E. .MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS BECOMING 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST NE. .WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS BECOMING 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST NE. .WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT. $$ ANZ915-270245- BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W- 1042 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014 ...GALE WARNING... .TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT LATE. .SUN...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST E. .MON...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT LATE...HIGHEST E. .MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT LATE. .TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. .WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT W PORTION BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. .THU...WINDS BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. $$ ANZ920-270245- BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE- 1042 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014 .TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...BECOMING 4 TO 7 FT LATE. .SUN...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. .MON...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT LATE...HIGHEST E. .MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT LATE. .TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. .WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT W PORTION BECOMING N TO NW LATE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST E. .THU...WINDS BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT THROUGHOUT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. .THU NIGHT...N TO NW DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. $$ ANZ905-270245- EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N- 1042 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014 ...GALE WARNING... .TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. .SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. SCATTERED TSTMS LATE. .SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 25 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. .MON...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. .MON NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT LATE. .TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT LATE. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. .THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. .THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT LATE. $$ ANZ910-270245- EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE- 1042 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014 .TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. .SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 13 FT. .MON...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. .MON NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT LATE. .TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. .TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT. .THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. .THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT LATE. $$ ANZ825-270245- BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE- 1042 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014 .TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT. .SUN...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .MON...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT LATE. .MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TUE NIGHT AND WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT LATE TUE NIGHT. .WED NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING 2 TO 4 FT. .THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. $$ ANZ828-270245- CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE- 1042 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014 .TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BECOMING 3 TO 5 FT. .SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E. .MON...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. .MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. .WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...SHIFTING TO N LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. .THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. $$ ANZ925-270245- BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE- 1042 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014 .TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. .SUN...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. .MON...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. .MON NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. .TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT. .WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. .WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN FAR NW PORTION SHIFTING TO N TO NW LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. .THU...WINDS BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT THROUGHOUT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. $$ ANZ830-270245- CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE- 1042 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014 .TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .MON...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. .MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. .THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. $$ ANZ833-270245- CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE- 1042 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014 .TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT. .SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. .MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. .MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .WED...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .THU...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. $$ ANZ930-270245- HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE- 1042 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014 .TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SUN...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. .SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST NE. .MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT... HIGHEST NE. .MON NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .WED...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. .THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT W PORTION SHIFTING TO N TO NW LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. .THU NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. $$ ANZ835-270245- CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM- 1042 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014 .TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. .TUE...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. .TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. .WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. $$ ANZ935-270245- CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE- 1042 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014 .TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .MON...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .TUE...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .WED...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR NW PORTION SHIFTING TO NE LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .THU NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. $$ .FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.

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