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NWS Forecast

FZNT22 KWBC 030239
OFFNT2

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1039 PM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

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.

ANZ899-040245-
1039 PM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS
A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL REMAIN
STATIONARY ACROSS THE SRN WATERS THROUGH THE PERIOD. A WEAK COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT AND
WED...DRIFT INTO THE SRN WATERS BY THU NIGHT...THEN STALL AND
DISSIPATE FRI. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD OVER THE NRN WATERS THU
INTO FRI...THEN MOVE E OF THE AREA FRI NIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT.
ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE NW WATERS LATE SAT...THEN
MOVE SE OVER THE AREA SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT.



ANZ820-040245-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1039 PM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

TONIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

WED
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

WED NIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

THU
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

THU NIGHT
SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

FRI
SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT.

FRI NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

SAT
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

SAT NIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

SUN
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.



ANZ915-040245-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1039 PM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

TONIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

WED
W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.

WED NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

THU
N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.

THU NIGHT
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE LATE.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

FRI
SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

FRI NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.

SAT
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

SAT NIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SUN
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

SUN NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



ANZ920-040245-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 PM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

TONIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

WED
W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS. SCATTERED TSTMS LATE.

WED NIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

THU
E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

THU NIGHT
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

FRI
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

FRI NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.

SAT
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

SAT NIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

SUN
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SUN NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.



ANZ905-040245-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1039 PM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

WED
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS 5 FT.

WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

THU
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

THU NIGHT
N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO
10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

FRI
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE. SEAS
2 FT.

FRI NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

SAT
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

SAT NIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SUN
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SUN NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.



ANZ910-040245-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 PM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

TONIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

WED
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 5 FT.

WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.

THU
N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.

THU NIGHT
E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

FRI
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE LATE. SEAS 2 FT.

FRI NIGHT
S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

SAT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.

SAT NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

SUN
S TO SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SUN NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.



ANZ825-040245-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 PM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

TONIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

WED
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

WED NIGHT
E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.

THU
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.

THU NIGHT
S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

FRI
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

FRI NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

SAT
S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

SAT NIGHT
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.

SUN
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.



ANZ828-040245-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 PM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

WED
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

WED NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.

THU
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE. SEAS
1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

THU NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

FRI
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.

FRI NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

SAT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.

SAT NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

SUN
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

SUN NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.



ANZ925-040245-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1039 PM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

WED
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

WED NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED TSTMS LATE.

THU
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

THU NIGHT
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

FRI
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.

FRI NIGHT
S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE.
SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.

SAT
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

SAT NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

SUN
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

SUN NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



ANZ830-040245-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 PM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

WED
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

WED NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

THU
W TO SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE. SEAS 1 TO
3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

THU NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

FRI
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.

FRI NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 2 FT.

SAT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.

SAT NIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

SUN
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

SUN NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.



ANZ833-040245-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 PM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

WED
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.

WED NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.

THU
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

THU NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

FRI
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT.

FRI NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SAT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

SAT NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

SUN
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

SUN NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.



ANZ930-040245-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 PM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

WED
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.

WED NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

THU
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

THU NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

FRI
W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 FT.

FRI NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS
2 FT.

SAT
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
2 FT.

SAT NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

SUN
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.

SUN NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.



ANZ835-040245-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1039 PM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

TONIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

WED
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

THU
S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS LATE.

THU NIGHT
S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

FRI
S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

FRI NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

SAT
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

SAT NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

SUN
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

SUN NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.



ANZ935-040245-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 PM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

TONIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

WED
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.

WED NIGHT
S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

THU
SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

THU NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

FRI
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

FRI NIGHT
SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

SAT
S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 FT.

SAT NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

SUN
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

SUN NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.



.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.