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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
433 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 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.

ANZ899-272045-
433 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE N
PORTION WILL SLOWLY SHIFT E OF THE WATERS TODAY. A COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW THIS MORNING AND PUSH SLOWLY SE INTO
THE NRN WATERS THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP
ALONG THE SE COAST TODAY AND MOVE NE THROUGH THE CENTRAL AND NRN
WATERS LATER TODAY AND TONIGHT. THE LOW WILL MERGE WITH THE COLD
FRONT OVER THE NRN WATERS WED...THEN MOVE E OF THE AREA WED NIGHT
AND THU AS THE FRONT REMAINS STATIONARY ACROSS THE NRN WATERS. THE
FRONT WILL THEN LIFT N OF THE AREA AS A WARM FRONT FRI INTO FRI
NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E OVER THE AREA THU
NIGHT...THEN BECOME NEARLY STATIONARY OVER THE WATERS FRI THROUGH
SAT NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING.

$$

ANZ820-272045-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
433 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.

$$

ANZ915-272045-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
433 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
EARLY.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.WED...WINDS INCREASING TO NE 20 TO 30 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...WINDS DIMINISHING TO S 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ920-272045-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
433 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...WINDS VEERING TO SW 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING N TO NE 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO E 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO
7 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5
TO 7 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ905-272045-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
433 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT EARLY.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...S WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING SW. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO N TO NE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 5 TO 6
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ910-272045-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
433 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT EARLY. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO N 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING NE 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 4 TO 5
FT.

$$

ANZ825-272045-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
433 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

ANZ828-272045-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
433 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING N 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ925-272045-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
433 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING S
TO SW. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...WINDS VEERING TO S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ830-272045-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
433 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S. SEAS 4
TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.

$$

ANZ833-272045-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
433 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT EARLY...THEN
BECOMING S. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO N LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN BECOMING S.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ930-272045-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
433 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
8 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ835-272045-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
433 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

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

$$

ANZ935-272045-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
433 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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