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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
440 PM EDT WED APR 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.

ANZ899-270900-
440 PM EDT WED APR 26 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A LOW PRES CENTER OVER THE FAR NW
WATERS WILL PASS N OF THE AREA EARLY TONIGHT. THE ASSOCIATED COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT AND THU
WHILE WEAKENING. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL SLOWLY BUILD W ACROSS THE
SRN WATERS TONIGHT INTO FRI NIGHT...PERSIST SAT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...
THEN SHIFT S OF THE AREA MON AND MON NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE E ACROSS THE NRN WATERS FRI AND FRI NIGHT. ANOTHER WEAK COLD
FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW SAT...PUSH S INTO THE NRN WATERS SAT
NIGHT...AND STALL ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS SUN. THE FRONT WILL THEN
RETURN N AS A WARM FRONT LATE SUN AND PASS N OF THE REGION SUN
NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW MON INTO MON
NIGHT...AND MOVE OFFSHORE LATE MON NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-270900-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
440 PM EDT WED APR 26 2017

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT SUBSIDING
TO 6 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
5 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6
FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...WINDS SHIFTING TO E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ915-270900-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
440 PM EDT WED APR 26 2017

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8
TO 14 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.SUN...WINDS VEERING TO NE 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING E 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...WINDS VEERING TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ920-270900-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
440 PM EDT WED APR 26 2017

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 FT SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS WITH VSBY 1
NM OR LESS.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

ANZ905-270900-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
440 PM EDT WED APR 26 2017

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. SHOWERS AND
TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...WINDS DIMINISHING TO N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4
FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ910-270900-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
440 PM EDT WED APR 26 2017

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 13 TO 17 FT SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 14 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
SHOWERS AND TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...WINDS DIMINISHING TO N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4
TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4
TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ825-270900-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
440 PM EDT WED APR 26 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 5 TO 9
FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ828-270900-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
440 PM EDT WED APR 26 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11
FT.

$$

ANZ925-270900-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
440 PM EDT WED APR 26 2017

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. SHOWERS AND
TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ830-270900-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
440 PM EDT WED APR 26 2017

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ833-270900-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
440 PM EDT WED APR 26 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW...THEN BECOMING 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9
FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ930-270900-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
440 PM EDT WED APR 26 2017

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN
BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ835-270900-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
440 PM EDT WED APR 26 2017

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ935-270900-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
440 PM EDT WED APR 26 2017

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8
FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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