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

Offshore Waters Forecast (Mid Atlantic)

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FZNT22 KWBC 291448
OFFNT2

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1048 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

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.

ANZ899-300330-
1048 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A FRONT WILL REMAIN NEARLY
STATIONARY ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TODAY INTO TONIGHT...THEN DRIFT
SLOWLY N AS A WARM FRONT LATE TONIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT. A WEAK COLD
FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE W SAT NIGHT...MOVE OFFSHORE SUN AND
SUN NIGHT...THEN DRIFT SLOWLY SE ACROSS THE WATERS SUN NIGHT
THROUGH MON NIGHT WHILE HIGH PRES BUILDS IN FROM THE NW. 

$$

ANZ820-300330-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1048 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ915-300330-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1048 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5
TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
4 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ920-300330-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1048 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING S 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ905-300330-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1048 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ910-300330-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1048 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ825-300330-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1048 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI...WINDS DIMINISHING TO S TO SE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ828-300330-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1048 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4
TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ925-300330-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1048 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ830-300330-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1048 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4
TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ833-300330-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1048 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.

$$

ANZ930-300330-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1048 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT AND FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

ANZ835-300330-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1048 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.

$$

ANZ935-300330-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1048 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3
TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


NOAA/ National Weather Service
National Centers for Environmental Prediction
NOAA Center for Weather and Climate Prediction (NCWCP)
Ocean Prediction Center
Mr. Darin Figurskey
Chief, Ocean Forecast Branch
NCWCP, W/NP41
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College Park, Maryland 20740-3818

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