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000 FZNT22 KWBC 160303 OFFNT2 OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC 1103 PM EDT MON SEP 15 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. ANZ899-170315- 1103 PM EDT MON SEP 15 2014 .SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A WEAK COLD FRONT ACROSS THE SRN WATERS WILL DRIFT SE TONIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST TUE THEN SLOWLY MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS TUE NIGHT THROUGH THU. AREAS OF LOW PRES WILL MOVE NE ALONG THE FRONT WED NIGHT INTO THU NIGHT. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD S INTO THE REGION THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...THEN PASS NE OF THE AREA SAT AND SAT NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP OVER THE SRN WATERS SAT NIGHT. $$ ANZ820-170315- HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM- 1103 PM EDT MON SEP 15 2014 .TONIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT IN SE SWELL. .WED...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT IN SE SWELL. .WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT IN SE SWELL. .THU...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. .THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE. .SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. .SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. $$ ANZ915-170315- BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W- 1103 PM EDT MON SEP 15 2014 .TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT W PORTION N 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN SE SWELL. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT IN SE SWELL. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT IN SE SWELL. .WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. .THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT. .SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. $$ ANZ920-170315- BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE- 1103 PM EDT MON SEP 15 2014 .TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT IN SE SWELL. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT IN SE SWELL. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT IN SE SWELL. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT IN SE SWELL. .THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 8 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. .SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. $$ ANZ905-170315- EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N- 1103 PM EDT MON SEP 15 2014 .TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .TUE...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT IN SE SWELL. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT IN SE SWELL. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .WED...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT IN SE SWELL. .WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. .THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. .SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. .SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. $$ ANZ910-170315- EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE- 1103 PM EDT MON SEP 15 2014 .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .TUE...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT IN SE SWELL. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT IN SE SWELL. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT IN SE SWELL. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING S TO SW LATE... EXCEPT W PORTION SHIFTING TO N TO NW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. .THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .THU NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT. .FRI...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. .SAT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. .SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. $$ ANZ825-170315- BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE- 1103 PM EDT MON SEP 15 2014 .TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT IN SE SWELL. .WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT IN SE SWELL. .WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT IN SE SWELL. .THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E. .FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E. .SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 6 FT. .SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. $$ ANZ828-170315- CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE- 1103 PM EDT MON SEP 15 2014 .TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT IN SE SWELL. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT IN SE SWELL. .WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT IN SE SWELL. .THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E. .FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. $$ ANZ925-170315- BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE- 1103 PM EDT MON SEP 15 2014 .TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .TUE...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT IN SE SWELL. .TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING N TO NE LATE... EXCEPT SE PORTION VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT IN SE SWELL. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT E PORTION BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT IN SE SWELL. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. .THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .FRI...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. .SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. $$ ANZ830-170315- CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE- 1103 PM EDT MON SEP 15 2014 .TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TUE...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT IN SE SWELL. .WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT IN SE SWELL. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT WITH SE SWELL. .THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. $$ ANZ833-170315- CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE- 1103 PM EDT MON SEP 15 2014 .TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TUE...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT IN SE SWELL. SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. .WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT IN SE SWELL. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT IN SE SWELL. .THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. .SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. $$ ANZ930-170315- HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE- 1103 PM EDT MON SEP 15 2014 .TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT E PORTION S TO SW LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT IN SE SWELL. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT IN SE SWELL. SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. .WED...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT IN SE SWELL. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .THU...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. $$ ANZ835-170315- CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM- 1103 PM EDT MON SEP 15 2014 .TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT IN E TO SE SWELL. SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS. .WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT IN E TO SE SWELL. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT IN E TO SE SWELL. .THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT. .FRI...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST NE. .FRI NIGHT AND SAT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT... HIGHEST NE. .SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST NE. $$ ANZ935-170315- CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE- 1103 PM EDT MON SEP 15 2014 .TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT IN E TO SE SWELL. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT IN E TO SE SWELL. SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. .WED...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT IN E TO SE SWELL. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. .THU...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .THU NIGHT...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .FRI NIGHT AND SAT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. .SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. $$ .FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.

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