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NWS Forecast

FZNT22 KWBC 172029
OFFNT2

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
429 PM EDT WED SEP 17 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.

ANZ899-180830-
429 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS
A WEAK STATIONARY FRONT WILL
DRIFT SE ACROSS THE SRN WATERS TONIGHT INTO THU...AS AREAS OF LOW
PRES PASS NE ALONG THE FRONT. A WEAK LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DRIFT E
ACROSS THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT INTO THU. LOW PRES WILL
DEVELOP ON THE TROUGH AND PASS OVER THE FAR NE WATERS TONIGHT AND
THU. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD SE INTO THE REGION THU NIGHT
THROUGH FRI NIGHT...THEN PASS NE OF THE AREA SAT AND SAT NIGHT.
ANOTHER LOW IS EXPECTED TO FORM OFF THE CAROLINA COAST SUN...THEN
PASS NE ACROSS THE AREA SUN NIGHT INTO MON. A COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH THE MID ATLC COAST FROM THE W SUN NIGHT...THEN MOVE E
ACROSS THE AREA MON AND MON NIGHT.



ANZ820-180830-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
429 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

TONIGHT
E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT IN SE SWELL.

THU
N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT IN SE SWELL.

THU NIGHT
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

FRI
NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.

FRI NIGHT
E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SAT
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

SAT NIGHT
S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS
THAN 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SUN
S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

SUN NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

MON
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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



ANZ915-180830-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
429 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

TONIGHT
N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT IN SE SWELL.

THU AND THU NIGHT
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

FRI
NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

FRI NIGHT
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

SAT
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SAT NIGHT
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

SUN
S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

SUN NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

MON
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.

MON NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.



ANZ920-180830-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
429 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

TONIGHT
N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT IN SE SWELL.

THU
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.

THU NIGHT
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

FRI
NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

FRI NIGHT
E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

SAT
E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.

SAT NIGHT
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SUN
SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.

SUN NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

MON
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

MON NIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.



ANZ905-180830-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
429 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

TONIGHT
E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT IN SE SWELL.

THU
N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

THU NIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

FRI
N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

SAT
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

SAT NIGHT
S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SUN
SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.

SUN NIGHT
S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5
TO 8 FT.

MON
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

MON NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.



ANZ910-180830-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
429 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

TONIGHT
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT IN SE SWELL. CHANCE OF RAIN.

THU
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

THU NIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

FRI
N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.

FRI NIGHT
E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

SAT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

SAT NIGHT
SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SUN
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.

SUN NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.

MON
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

MON NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.



ANZ825-180830-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
429 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

TONIGHT
E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT IN SE SWELL.

THU AND THU NIGHT
NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

FRI
E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

FRI NIGHT
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

SAT
E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.

SAT NIGHT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

SUN
E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.

SUN NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

MON
W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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



ANZ828-180830-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
429 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

TONIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT IN SE SWELL.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

THU AND THU NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

FRI
NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

FRI NIGHT
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

SAT
E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

SAT NIGHT
E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SUN
NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT.

SUN NIGHT
W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

MON
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

MON NIGHT
N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.



ANZ925-180830-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
429 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

TONIGHT
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE LATE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT IN E TO SE SWELL. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

THU
N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT IN E TO SE SWELL.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

THU NIGHT
N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

FRI
NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

FRI NIGHT
E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

SAT
E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

SAT NIGHT
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

SUN
S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

SUN NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

MON
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

MON NIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.



ANZ830-180830-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
429 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

TONIGHT
E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT IN E TO SE
SWELL. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

THU AND THU NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

FRI
E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

FRI NIGHT AND SAT
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

SAT NIGHT
E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SUN
NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

SUN NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

MON
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

MON NIGHT
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.



ANZ833-180830-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
429 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

TONIGHT
E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT IN E TO SE SWELL. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

THU AND THU NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

FRI
E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

FRI NIGHT
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

SAT
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

SAT NIGHT
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

SUN
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.

SUN NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

MON
W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

MON NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.



ANZ930-180830-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
429 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

TONIGHT
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE EARLY.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT IN E TO SE SWELL. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

THU
N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

THU NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

FRI
NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

FRI NIGHT
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

SAT
E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SAT NIGHT
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.

SUN
S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SUN NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

MON
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

MON NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.



ANZ835-180830-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
429 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

TONIGHT
N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT IN E TO
SE SWELL.

THU
N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

THU NIGHT
E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

FRI
E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

FRI NIGHT AND SAT
E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

SAT NIGHT
E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

SUN
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.

SUN NIGHT
W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

MON
W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

MON NIGHT
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.



ANZ935-180830-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
429 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

TONIGHT
S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT IN E TO SE SWELL. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

THU
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT IN E TO SE SWELL.

THU NIGHT
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

FRI
E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

FRI NIGHT
E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SAT
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

SAT NIGHT
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.

SUN
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SUN NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

MON
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

MON NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.



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