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NOAA>NWS>NCEP>OPC>Marine>Atlantic>Offshore>Offshore Waters Forecast (Mid Atlantic)

Offshore Waters Forecast (Mid Atlantic)

New zones were implemented April 1, 2014 (see details)

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FZNT22 KWBC 290847
OFFNT2

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
347 AM EST SAT NOV 29 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.

ANZ899-292030-
347 AM EST SAT NOV 29 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN FROM THE
W TODAY...MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS INTO TONIGHT...THEN MAINTAIN A
WEAK RIDGE ACROSS THE SRN WATERS SUN INTO MON. A COLD FRONT WILL
PUSH SE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS LATE MON INTO TUE...THEN DISSIPATE
TUE NIGHT. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL PASS N OF THE REGION TUE INTO TUE
NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL QUICKLY SWEEP SE ACROSS THE REGION
WED NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-292030-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
347 AM EST SAT NOV 29 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. 
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. 
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. 
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. 
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. 
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 

$$

ANZ915-292030-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
347 AM EST SAT NOV 29 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. 
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. 
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. 
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. 
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 

$$

ANZ920-292030-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
347 AM EST SAT NOV 29 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. 
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. 
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. 
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SE LATE. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. 

$$

ANZ905-292030-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
347 AM EST SAT NOV 29 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. 
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. 
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. 
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 

$$

ANZ910-292030-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
347 AM EST SAT NOV 29 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. 
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. 
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. 
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 

$$

ANZ825-292030-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
347 AM EST SAT NOV 29 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT
EARLY...THEN...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. 
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. 
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. 
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 

$$

ANZ828-292030-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
347 AM EST SAT NOV 29 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
EARLY...THEN...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. 
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. 
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. 

$$

ANZ925-292030-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
347 AM EST SAT NOV 29 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. 
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. 
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. 
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. 
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. 

$$

ANZ830-292030-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
347 AM EST SAT NOV 29 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT EARLY...
THEN...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. 
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. 
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. 
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 

$$

ANZ833-292030-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
347 AM EST SAT NOV 29 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT EARLY...
THEN...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. 
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. 
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. 
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. 

$$

ANZ930-292030-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
347 AM EST SAT NOV 29 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. 
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT. 
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. 
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. 
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 

$$

ANZ835-292030-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
347 AM EST SAT NOV 29 2014

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. 
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. 
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. 
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. 

$$

ANZ935-292030-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
347 AM EST SAT NOV 29 2014

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. 
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. 
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. 
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 

$$



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