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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
336 AM EST SUN FEB 7 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.

ANZ899-072000-
336 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A DEVELOPING LOW WILL APPROACH
FROM THE S AND TRACK NE ACROSS THE SRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TODAY
AND TONIGHT WHILE INTENSIFYING. THE LOW WILL CONTINUE NE ACROSS
THE NE WATERS MON...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE LATE MON AND MON
NIGHT. ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW WILL MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST MON
NIGHT...THEN PASS NE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TUE WHILE PULLING A
COLD FRONT SE ACROSS THE AREA. A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS WILL
PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS TUE NIGHT INTO THU. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL
BUILD SE INTO THE AREA LATE THU AND THU NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-072000-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
336 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5
TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10
TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING E 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO
16 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO
15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 15 FT.

$$

ANZ915-072000-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
336 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT EARLY...THEN
INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO E TO NE 35 TO 45 KT...THEN BECOMING
NE 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 16 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 13 TO 23
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT...BECOMING N 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 16 TO 24 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 21 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING W 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 10 TO 18 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS
11 TO 18 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 35 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 21 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 21 FT.

$$

ANZ920-072000-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
336 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7
TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 45 TO 60 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
16 TO 26 FT. RAIN.
.MON...WINDS BECOMING N 45 TO 55 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 30 TO
40 KT. SEAS 16 TO 24 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO W 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO
SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 21 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11
TO 19 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 21 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 21 FT.

$$

ANZ905-072000-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
336 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE EARLY...THEN
INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO E 30 TO 40 KT...THEN BECOMING E TO NE
35 TO 50 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 14 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 13 TO 21
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...NE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS BUILDING TO 16 TO 24
FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 15 TO 24 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 13
TO 22 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING
13 TO 18 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 16 TO 21 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 15 TO 22 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 16 TO 24 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 15 TO 25 FT.

$$

ANZ910-072000-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
336 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6
TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO
23 FT. RAIN.
.MON...NE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 15 TO 23 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING S
25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 15 TO 23 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
SW 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BECOMING 13 TO 22 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 15 TO 20 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 17 TO 22 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 16 TO 22 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 18 TO 24 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 16 TO 25 FT.

$$

ANZ825-072000-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
336 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO
12 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO
19 FT. RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO NW 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W
TO SW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 25 TO 35
KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO
13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ828-072000-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
336 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 8
TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 23 FT.
RAIN.
.MON...WINDS DIMINISHING TO NW 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO SW
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 21 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING
W 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO
14 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ925-072000-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
336 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT...BUILDING TO 11 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT...BECOMING N 55 TO 65 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 12 TO 20 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 13 TO 27 FT. RAIN.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 45 TO 55 KT...THEN BECOMING W 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 26 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 35 TO 45 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BECOMING 12 TO 21 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 23
FT.
.WED...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 22 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 21 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
11 TO 18 FT.

$$

ANZ830-072000-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
336 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 7 TO
12 FT...BUILDING TO 11 TO 19 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 16 TO 26 FT. RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO SW
15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 13 TO 21 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO
16 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16
FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO
14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ833-072000-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
336 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 45 TO 55 KT.
SEAS 14 TO 23 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 45 TO 60 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 16 TO 26 FT.
RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING SW. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 13 TO 21 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 17 FT. SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.TUE...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO
17 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 25 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W
TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ930-072000-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
336 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 12
TO 20 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 45 TO 55 KT...BECOMING NW 50 TO 60 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 14 TO 29 FT. RAIN. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.MON...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 40 TO 50 KT...THEN BECOMING W 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 15 TO 29 FT...SUBSIDING TO 13 TO 20 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS
13 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.TUE...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 15 TO 22 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 23 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 21 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 18 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.

$$

ANZ835-072000-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
336 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 55 TO 65 KT. SEAS 15
TO 24 FT. RAIN EARLY...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 50 TO 65 KT...BECOMING NW 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 16 TO 28 FT. RAIN.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
SW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
10 TO 17 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9
TO 15 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
SW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ935-072000-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
336 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 40 TO 50 KT
EARLY...THEN BECOMING W TO NW 45 TO 55 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...
BUILDING TO 12 TO 20 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 50 TO 65 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 20
TO 35 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
SW 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 16 TO 26 FT...THEN SUBSIDING TO 12 TO
19 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19
FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 15 TO 22 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 23 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS BECOMING 14 TO 19 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 25 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BECOMING 12 TO 18 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W
TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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