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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 252007
OFFNT2

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
407 PM EDT MON MAY 25 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.

ANZ899-260830-
407 PM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE ORIENTED NE TO
SW ACROSS THE WATERS WILL PREVAIL OVER THE AREA THROUGH THE
PERIOD. 

$$

ANZ820-260830-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
407 PM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. 
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. 
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. 
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. 
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 

$$

ANZ915-260830-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
407 PM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. 
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ920-260830-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
407 PM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. 
.WED THROUGH THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 

$$

ANZ905-260830-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
407 PM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 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...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.WED NIGHT THROUGH THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 

$$

ANZ910-260830-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
407 PM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT EARLY...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. 
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. 
.WED NIGHT AND THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 

$$

ANZ825-260830-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
407 PM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. 
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. 

$$

ANZ828-260830-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
407 PM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. 
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. 
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. 
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. 
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. 
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 

$$

ANZ925-260830-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
407 PM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. 
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.THU...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. 
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. 
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 

$$

ANZ830-260830-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
407 PM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. 
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 

$$

ANZ833-260830-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
407 PM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.WED AND WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 

$$

ANZ930-260830-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
407 PM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. 
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 

$$

ANZ835-260830-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
407 PM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. 
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.THU...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. 
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. 

$$

ANZ935-260830-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
407 PM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TONIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. 
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. 
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. 

$$

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