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000 FZNT22 KWBC 260241 OFFNT2 OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC 941 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015 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. ANZ899-261515- 941 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015 .SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A WEAKENING COLD FRONT DRIFTING SE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS WILL BECOME STATIONARY ACROSS THE N CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT AS A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE PASSES E ACROSS THE NRN WATERS. A DEVELOPING LOW WILL APPROACH THE MID ATLC COAST TONIGHT...MOVE OFFSHORE ALONG THE FRONT INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS MON...THEN PASS SLOWLY NE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS MON NIGHT INTO TUE WHILE INTENSIFYING AND PULLING A COLD FRONT E ACROSS THE REGION. THE LOW WILL THEN MOVE OFF TO N TUE NIGHT INTO WED NIGHT WHILE PULLING A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS SE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TO THE COAST WED NIGHT...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS THU INTO THU NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS FRI INTO FRI NIGHT...AS AN ASSOCIATED LOW PRES CENTER INTENSIFIES N OF THE AREA. $$ ANZ820-261515- HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM- 941 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015 ...STORM WARNING... .TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .MON...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. .MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 45 TO 55 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. CHANCE OF SNOW. .TUE...N TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW. .TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. .WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. .WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. .THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. .THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .FRI...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT. $$ ANZ915-261515- BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W- 941 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015 ...STORM WARNING... .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. .MON...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. .MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS. .TUE...W TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. CHANCE OF SNOW. .TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. .WED...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. .WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. .THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .FRI...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT. $$ ANZ920-261515- BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE- 941 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015 ...GALE WARNING... .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. .MON...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SE 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY. .MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. .TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. .WED...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. .WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. .THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. .THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. .FRI...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. $$ ANZ905-261515- EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N- 941 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015 ...STORM WARNING... .TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. .MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. .MON NIGHT...E WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. RAIN. .TUE...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT. .TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT. .WED...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT. .WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. .THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. .THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .FRI...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. $$ ANZ910-261515- EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE- 941 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015 ...GALE WARNING... .TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. .MON...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. .MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. RAIN EARLY...BECOMING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT. .TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT. .WED...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT. .WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. .THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. .THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. .FRI...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. .FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. $$ ANZ825-261515- BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE- 941 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015 ...GALE WARNING... .TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. .MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. .TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW. .TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. .WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. .WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. .THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. .THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. $$ ANZ828-261515- CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE- 941 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015 .TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. .TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT. .TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. .WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. .WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. .THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. .THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. .FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT. $$ ANZ925-261515- BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE- 941 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015 ...GALE WARNING... .TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. .MON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .MON NIGHT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS. .TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT. .WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. .WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. .THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. .THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .FRI...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. $$ ANZ830-261515- CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE- 941 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015 .TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. .MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. RAIN. .MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. .TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. .TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT. .WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. .WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. .THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. .THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. .FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT. $$ ANZ833-261515- CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE- 941 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015 .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. .MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS. .MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. .TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. .TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. .WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. .WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. .THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. .THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. .FRI...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. .FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. $$ ANZ930-261515- HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE- 941 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015 ...GALE WARNING... .TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. .MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. .MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. .WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. .WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. .THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. .THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. .FRI...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. $$ ANZ835-261515- CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM- 941 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015 ...GALE WARNING... .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .MON...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. .MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. .TUE...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. .TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. .WED...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. .WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. .THU...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .FRI...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. .FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. $$ ANZ935-261515- CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE- 941 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015 ...GALE WARNING... .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. .MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS. .TUE...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. .WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. .WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. .THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. .THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. .FRI...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. .FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. $$ .FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.

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