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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
454 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

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.

ANZ899-252100-
454 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A COLD FRONT WILL PASS SLOWLY S
ACROSS THE SRN WATERS TODAY INTO TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
SLOWLY BUILD IN FROM THE NW TODAY...MOVE OFFSHORE TONIGHT AND
MON...THEN SHIFT E OF THE WATERS MON NIGHT INTO TUE. A COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW MON NIGHT AND PUSH SLOWLY SE INTO THE
NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TUE THROUGH WED. THE FRONT WILL THEN BECOME
NEARLY STATIONARY SW TO NE ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND NRN WATERS WED
NIGHT INTO THU NIGHT WHILE STRONG HIGH PRES BUILDS IN FROM THE N.

$$

ANZ820-252100-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
454 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST N.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9
FT...HIGHEST N.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST N.

$$

ANZ915-252100-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
454 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ920-252100-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
454 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT W PORTION NE 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT W PORTION NE 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT W
PORTION E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ905-252100-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
454 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO S TO SW
5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
BECOMING 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ910-252100-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
454 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ825-252100-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
454 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT.

$$

ANZ828-252100-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
454 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ925-252100-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
454 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT FAR NW PORTION BECOMING NE 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR
NW PORTION NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ830-252100-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
454 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...S WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ833-252100-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
454 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS BECOMING 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS BECOMING 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ930-252100-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
454 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ835-252100-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
454 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
BECOMING 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ935-252100-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
454 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...WINDS BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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