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FZNT22 KWBC 150236  
OFFNT2  
 
OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST  
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC  
1036 PM EDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
 
WEST CENTRAL NORTH ATLANTIC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS  
BEYOND 20 NM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE, INCLUDING SOUTH 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.  
 
ANZ899-160230-  
1036 PM EDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
   
SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS
 
A WEAK COLD FRONT ALONG THE COAST  
WILL DRIFT E THROUGH THE WATERS TONIGHT, AND THEN DISSIPATE WED.  
A LOW PRESSURE TROUGH AND WEAK SECONDARY COLD FRONT WILL PASS SE  
OVER THE FAR NORTHERN PORTION WED AND WED NIGHT, AND HIGH  
PRESSURE BUILDS JUST SE OF THE SOUTHERN WATERS. THE HIGH WILL  
PERSIST TO THE SE OF THE WATERS THU INTO FRI, THEN WILL WEAKEN  
FRI NIGHT. THE NEXT COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE COAST FROM THE W  
FRI INTO SAT, THEN MOVE SE OVER THE N WATERS LATER SAT AND SAT  
NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL STALL ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS SUN. LOW  
PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP AND MOVE E ALONG THE FRONT SUN NIGHT.  
 

 
 
ANZ820-160230-  
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-  
1036 PM EDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
WED
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
WED NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT.  
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
THU
 
W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT, BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 2 TO  
4 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
FRI
 
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS  
2 TO 4 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
SAT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS  
2 TO 4 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
SUN
 
E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT, BECOMING NE 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS  
5 TO 8 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ915-160230-  
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-  
1036 PM EDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
WED
 
W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS  
AND TSTMS.    
WED NIGHT
 
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.  
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
THU
 
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
FRI
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS  
2 TO 4 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
SAT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT.  
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
SUN
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ920-160230-  
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO  
250 NM OFFSHORE-  
1036 PM EDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
WED
 
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
WED NIGHT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
THU
 
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND  
TSTMS.    
THU NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
FRI
 
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS  
2 TO 3 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
SAT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.  
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
SUN
 
E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS  
4 TO 8 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ905-160230-  
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-  
1036 PM EDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
WED
 
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
WED NIGHT
 
W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
THU
 
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO  
5 FT.    
FRI
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO  
4 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS  
3 TO 4 FT.    
SAT
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.  
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.    
SUN
 
N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ910-160230-  
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-  
1036 PM EDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
WED
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT, BECOMING W. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.  
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
WED NIGHT
 
W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
THU
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO  
6 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
FRI
 
W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT, BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT.  
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
SAT
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
SUN
 
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO  
20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ825-160230-  
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-  
1036 PM EDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
WED
 
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT.  
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
THU
 
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.  
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
FRI
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS  
2 TO 3 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
SAT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO  
4 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.    
SUN
 
E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT, BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS  
6 TO 10 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ828-160230-  
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-  
1036 PM EDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.  
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
WED
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS  
3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
WED NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
THU
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS  
2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
THU NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
FRI
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS  
2 TO 4 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
SAT
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
SUN
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT, BECOMING N. SEAS 5 TO  
9 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ925-160230-  
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM  
OFFSHORE-  
1036 PM EDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
WED
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
WED NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.  
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
THU
 
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS  
3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
THU NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS  
2 TO 4 FT.    
FRI
 
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS  
2 TO 4 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
SAT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
SUN
 
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ830-160230-  
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-  
1036 PM EDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.  
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
WED
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS  
3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.  
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
THU
 
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
THU NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
FRI
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS  
2 TO 4 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
SAT
 
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
SUN
 
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT, BECOMING W. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ833-160230-  
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-  
1036 PM EDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
WED
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS  
AND TSTMS.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
THU
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS  
3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.   
THU NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
FRI
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS  
3 TO 5 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.    
SAT
 
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
SUN
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT, BECOMING W. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ930-160230-  
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-  
1036 PM EDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO  
6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.   
WED
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO  
6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.   
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS  
4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
THU
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS  
AND TSTMS.    
THU NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
FRI
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS  
3 TO 4 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
SUN
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ835-160230-  
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-  
1036 PM EDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO  
5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.   
WED
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS  
AND TSTMS.    
WED NIGHT
 
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.  
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
THU
 
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
THU NIGHT
 
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
FRI
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO  
4 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
SAT
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
SUN
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ935-160230-  
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-  
1036 PM EDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
WED
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS  
4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.   
WED NIGHT
 
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
THU
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS  
AND TSTMS.    
THU NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
FRI
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.  
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
SUN
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.  
 

 
 
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