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000 FZNT22 KWBC 270838 AAA OFFNT2 Offshore Waters Forecast NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC 419 AM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017 West central North Atlantic continental shelf and slope waters beyond 20 nm to 250 nm offshore, including south 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. ANZ899-272030- 419 AM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017 .SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A stationary front extending E to W across the southern waters will weaken today, then dissipate tonight as a high pres ridge builds over the area. A developing low will approach the mid Atlantic coast from the W Fri and Fri night, move NE across the northern waters Sat, pass N of the area later Sat and Sat night, then accelerate off to the NE Sun. The low will pull a cold front SE over the waters Sat through Sun night. The front will stall off the Carolina coast Mon and Mon night. $$ ANZ820-272030- Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 fm- 419 AM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017 ...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT... .TODAY...W to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 2 to 4 ft. .TONIGHT...S winds increasing to 10 to 20 kt, then becoming SW. Seas 3 to 6 ft. .FRI...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs. .FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S to SE 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 5 to 9 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs. .SAT...NE winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming N. Seas building to 8 to 13 ft. .SAT NIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. .SUN...N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. .SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt, then becoming NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 9 ft. .MON...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. .MON NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. $$ ANZ915-272030- Between 1000 fm and 38.5N west of 69W- 419 AM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017 ...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT... .TODAY...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Scattered showers. .TONIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. .FRI...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs. .FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 5 to 8 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs. .SAT...E to NE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N to NE 25 to 35 kt. Seas building to 8 to 13 ft. .SAT NIGHT...N to NE winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. .SUN...N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. .SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 11 ft. .MON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E. Seas subsiding to 5 to 8 ft. .MON NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. $$ ANZ920-272030- Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 fm and south of 38.5N to 250 nm offshore- 419 AM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017 ...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT... .TODAY...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Scattered showers. .TONIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. .FRI...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs. .FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs. .SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas building to 8 to 14 ft. .SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming N 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft. .SUN...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. .SUN NIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 11 ft. .MON...NE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming E. Seas 6 to 8 ft. .MON NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. $$ ANZ905-272030- East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 fm and 39N- 419 AM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017 ...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT... .TODAY...E to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to 5 ft. .TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 3 to 4 ft. .FRI...W to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. .FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. .SAT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 6 to 10 ft. .SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming W. Seas building to 7 to 13 ft. .SUN...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft. .SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N. Seas 7 to 11 ft. .MON...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. .MON NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. $$ ANZ910-272030- East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 nm offshore- 419 AM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017 ...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT... .TODAY...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Isolated showers. .TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. .FRI...W to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. .FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas building to 4 to 7 ft. .SAT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming SW 25 to 35 kt. Seas building to 7 to 13 ft. .SAT NIGHT...SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. .SUN...N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft. .SUN NIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. .MON...NE winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. .MON NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. $$ ANZ825-272030- Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 nm offshore- 419 AM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017 ...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT... .TODAY...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 2 to 4 ft. .TONIGHT...S winds increasing to 15 to 20 kt, then becoming SW. Seas 3 to 6 ft. .FRI...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs. .FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 5 to 9 ft. Scattered showers. .SAT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N 25 to 35 kt. Seas building to 8 to 13 ft. .SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. .SUN...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. .SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. .MON...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. .MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. $$ ANZ828-272030- Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 nm offshore- 419 AM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017 .TODAY...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .TONIGHT...S winds increasing to 10 to 20 kt, then becoming SW. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers. .FRI...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers. .FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming SW. Seas building to 4 to 8 ft. Scattered showers. .SAT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N to NW 20 to 25 kt. Seas building to 6 to 11 ft. .SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. .SUN...N to NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. .SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. .MON...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. .MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. $$ ANZ925-272030- Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 nm and 250 nm offshore- 419 AM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017 ...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT... .TODAY...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Isolated showers. .TONIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. .FRI...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs. .FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 5 to 9 ft. Scattered showers. .SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to SW 25 to 35 kt. Seas building to 8 to 14 ft. .SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N. Seas 8 to 14 ft. .SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. .SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. .MON...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft. .MON NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NE. Seas 6 to 8 ft. $$ ANZ830-272030- Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 nm offshore- 419 AM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017 .TODAY...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. .TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. .FRI...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. .FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 4 to 8 ft. Scattered showers. .SAT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 6 to 11 ft. .SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. .SUN...N to NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. .SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. .MON...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. .MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. $$ ANZ833-272030- Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 nm offshore- 419 AM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017 .TODAY...E winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas 2 to 4 ft. .TONIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. .FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. .FRI NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Scattered showers. .SAT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6 to 11 ft. .SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N to NE 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. .SUN...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. .SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. .MON...NE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N. Seas 5 to 9 ft. .MON NIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. $$ ANZ930-272030- Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 nm and 250 nm offshore- 419 AM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017 ...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT... .TODAY...E to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs. .TONIGHT...E to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to 4 ft. .FRI...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. .FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 4 to 8 ft. Scattered showers. .SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas building to 8 to 14 ft. .SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. .SUN...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. .SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. .MON...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. .MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. $$ ANZ835-272030- Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 fm- 419 AM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017 .TODAY...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs. .TONIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs. .FRI...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs. .FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. .SAT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. .SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. .SUN...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. .SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. .MON...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. .MON NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. $$ ANZ935-272030- Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 fm to 250 nm offshore- 419 AM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017 .TODAY...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs. .TONIGHT...W winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 3 to 4 ft. .FRI...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. .FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 4 to 8 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs. .SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6 to 11 ft. .SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. .SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. .SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. .MON...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. .MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. $$ .Forecaster Scovil. Ocean Prediction Center.

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