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NWS Forecast

FZNT22 KWBC 230841
OFFNT2

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
441 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

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.

ANZ899-232045-
441 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS
A COLD FRONT ACROSS THE NRN
WATERS WILL PUSH SE ACROSS THE CENTRAL PORTION TODAY...THEN
DISSIPATE OVER THE SRN WATERS TONIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN N
OF THE FRONT AND OFF THE MID ATLC COAST LATE TODAY INTO
TONIGHT...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE AREA SUN. A W TO E HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS SUN NIGHT THROUGH TUE
NIGHT...THEN DRIFT N INTO THE NRN WATERS LATE WED INTO WED NIGHT.



ANZ820-232045-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
441 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

TODAY
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT...THEN N
PORTION BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BECOMING 2 TO
4 FT.

TONIGHT
WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 1
TO 3 FT.

SUN
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.

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

MON
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.

MON NIGHT THROUGH WED
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



ANZ915-232045-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
441 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

TODAY
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

TONIGHT
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.

SUN AND SUN NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

MON
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.

MON NIGHT AND TUE
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

TUE NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

WED
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.



ANZ920-232045-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
441 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

TODAY
W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N AND DIMINISHING
TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

TONIGHT
N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.

SUN
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.

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

MON THROUGH TUE
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.

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

WED
S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

WED NIGHT
S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



ANZ905-232045-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
441 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

TODAY
W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

TONIGHT
N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING SW
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SUN AND SUN NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

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

MON NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.

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

TUE NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

WED
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.



ANZ910-232045-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
441 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

TODAY
W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

TONIGHT
N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

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

SUN NIGHT AND MON
W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.

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

TUE
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.

TUE NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

WED
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.

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



ANZ825-232045-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
441 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

TODAY
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

TONIGHT
E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.

SUN
S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 1 TO
3 FT.

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

MON
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.

MON NIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2
TO 4 FT.

WED
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.



ANZ828-232045-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
441 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

TODAY
W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

TONIGHT
NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT...THEN BECOMING E
TO SE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

SUN
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

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

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

MON NIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.

WED
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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



ANZ925-232045-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
441 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

TODAY
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO N 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

TONIGHT
N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT...THEN
BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.

SUN AND SUN NIGHT
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.

MON
E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION BECOMING
S TO SW. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.

MON NIGHT
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION S TO
SW. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.

TUE
WINDS BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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

WED
SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.

WED NIGHT
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST
SE.



ANZ830-232045-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
441 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

TODAY
W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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

SUN
E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 1
TO 3 FT.

SUN NIGHT AND MON
S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

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

TUE
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

TUE NIGHT
S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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

WED NIGHT
S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



ANZ833-232045-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
441 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

TODAY
NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.

TONIGHT
E WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

SUN
E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

SUN NIGHT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.

MON
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

MON NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

TUE AND TUE NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

WED
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

WED NIGHT
E TO SE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5
FT.



ANZ930-232045-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
441 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

TODAY
NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

TONIGHT
E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SUN THROUGH MON NIGHT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

TUE
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

TUE NIGHT
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST
SE.

WED
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE.

WED NIGHT
E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST
SE.



ANZ835-232045-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
441 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

TODAY
E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS S.

TONIGHT
E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 7 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS S.

SUN
E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND
SEAS S.

SUN NIGHT AND MON
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS S.

MON NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.

TUE
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

TUE NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

WED AND WED NIGHT
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...
HIGHEST SE.



ANZ935-232045-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
441 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

TODAY
E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TONIGHT
E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

SUN
E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS
S.

SUN NIGHT
E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS S.

MON AND MON NIGHT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

TUE
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

TUE NIGHT
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

WED
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E.

WED NIGHT
E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.



.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.