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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
446 PM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017

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.

ANZ899-270915-
446 PM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...LOW PRES OVER THE GULF OF MAINE
WILL MOVE OFF TO THE NE TONIGHT. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD TOWARDS THE COAST TONIGHT...THEN DRIFT E ACROSS THE WATERS
SAT INTO SUN. A WARM FRONT WILL MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST LATE
SAT AND SAT NIGHT...THEN DRIFT SLOWLY NE ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND
NRN WATERS SUN INTO MON NIGHT WHILE A SERIES OF WEAK LOWS TRACK E
ALONG THE FRONT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW
TUE...THEN MOVE OFFSHORE TUE NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL MOVE SE ACROSS
THE WATERS WED AND WED NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-270915-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
446 PM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ915-270915-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
446 PM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING NW.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ920-270915-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
446 PM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
E TO NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2
TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ905-270915-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
446 PM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3
TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ910-270915-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
446 PM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING N TO
NE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ825-270915-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
446 PM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW...THEN
BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING NE
10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT...THEN BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ828-270915-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
446 PM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING SW.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25
KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ925-270915-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
446 PM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO E 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO SW
5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ830-270915-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
446 PM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING N TO
NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3
TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ833-270915-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
446 PM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING SW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2
TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ930-270915-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
446 PM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ835-270915-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
446 PM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2
TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ935-270915-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
446 PM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4
TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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