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FZNT22 KWBC 271516  
OFFNT2  
 
OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST  
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC  
1116 AM EDT THU JUL 27 2017  
 
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.  
 
ANZ899-280300-  
1116 AM EDT THU JUL 27 2017  
   
SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS
 
A STATIONARY FRONT EXTENDING E TO  
W ACROSS THE SOUTHERN WATERS WILL WEAKEN TODAY, THEN DISSIPATE  
TONIGHT AS A HIGH PRES RIDGE BUILDS OVER THE AREA. A DEVELOPING  
LOW WILL APPROACH THE MID ATLANTIC COAST FROM THE W FRI AND FRI  
NIGHT, MOVE OFF THE COAST NEAR THE DELMARVA PENINSULA SAT,  
REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY SAT NIGHT THROUGH MON, AND MOVE OFF TO  
THE NE MON NIGHT. THE LOW WILL PULL A COLD FRONT SLOWLY ACROSS  
THE WATERS SAT NIGHT THROUGH MON NIGHT.  
 

 
 
ANZ820-280300-  
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-  
1116 AM EDT THU JUL 27 2017  
   
..GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT
 
 
   
TODAY
 
W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT, BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO  
4 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING SW. SEAS BUILDING TO 3  
TO 6 FT.   
FRI
 
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS AND  
TSTMS. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.    
FRI NIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, INCREASING TO S TO SE 15 TO 25  
KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.    
SAT
 
WINDS INCREASING TO NE 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO  
11 FT, HIGHEST NW.   
SAT NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.    
SUN
 
NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT, DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.  
SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 12 FT.    
MON
 
N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ915-280300-  
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-  
1116 AM EDT THU JUL 27 2017  
   
..GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN
 
 
   
TODAY
 
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.  
SCATTERED SHOWERS.    
TONIGHT
 
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
FRI
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO  
5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
FRI NIGHT
 
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT.  
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.   
SAT
 
S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
WINDS BECOMING NE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8  
TO 11 FT.   
SUN
 
NE WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO  
15 FT.   
SUN NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT, BECOMING E TO NE 20 TO 30 KT.  
SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.    
MON
 
NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ920-280300-  
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO  
250 NM OFFSHORE-  
1116 AM EDT THU JUL 27 2017  
   
..GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT
 
 
   
TODAY
 
N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT, BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS  
3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.    
TONIGHT
 
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.  
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
FRI
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS  
AND TSTMS.   
FRI NIGHT
 
S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.  
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.    
SAT
 
S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT, BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS  
BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT, DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.  
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.    
SUN
 
SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT, DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8  
TO 13 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14  
FT.    
MON
 
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT, BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 7  
TO 10 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ905-280300-  
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-  
1116 AM EDT THU JUL 27 2017  
   
TODAY
 
E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT, BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS  
3 TO 5 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT, BECOMING W TO SW.  
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
FRI
 
W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT, BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO  
4 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT.  
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
SAT
 
S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT, BECOMING SW. SEAS BUILDING TO  
7 TO 11 FT.    
SUN
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT, BECOMING NE. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.    
MON
 
E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ910-280300-  
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-  
1116 AM EDT THU JUL 27 2017  
   
..GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT
 
 
   
TODAY
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.  
SCATTERED SHOWERS.    
TONIGHT
 
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
FRI
 
W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS  
3 TO 6 FT.    
SAT
 
S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT, INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS  
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.    
SUN
 
SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.    
MON
 
S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ825-280300-  
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-  
1116 AM EDT THU JUL 27 2017  
   
..GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN
 
 
   
TODAY
 
S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT, BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO  
4 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, BECOMING SW. SEAS BUILDING TO 4  
TO 6 FT.   
FRI
 
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. TSTMS AND  
SCATTERED SHOWERS.    
FRI NIGHT
 
S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.  
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
SAT
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT, BECOMING NE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS  
7 TO 12 FT.    
SUN
 
N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO  
8 TO 14 FT.   
SUN NIGHT
 
N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT, BECOMING N 20 TO 30 KT.  
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.    
MON
 
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS  
6 TO 9 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ828-280300-  
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-  
1116 AM EDT THU JUL 27 2017  
   
TODAY
 
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT, BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO  
3 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.  
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
FRI
 
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS  
3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
FRI NIGHT
 
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS  
BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.    
SUN
 
W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT, BECOMING N 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO  
10 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.    
MON
 
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8  
FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ925-280300-  
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM  
OFFSHORE-  
1116 AM EDT THU JUL 27 2017  
   
..GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT
 
 
   
TODAY
 
N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.  
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
FRI
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. TSTMS  
AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.    
FRI NIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, INCREASING TO S TO SW 20 TO 30  
KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT, INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS  
BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT, DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.  
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.    
SUN
 
SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.    
MON
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 7 TO  
11 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ830-280300-  
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-  
1116 AM EDT THU JUL 27 2017  
   
TODAY
 
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT, BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT.  
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.  
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
FRI
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO  
5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT.  
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.    
SUN
 
W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.    
MON
 
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7  
FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ833-280300-  
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-  
1116 AM EDT THU JUL 27 2017  
   
TODAY
 
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT, BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS  
2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.   
TONIGHT
 
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.   
FRI
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS  
BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT.  
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 NM OR  
LESS.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT, BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO  
20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.    
SUN
 
W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.    
MON
 
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS  
5 TO 8 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 5  
FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ930-280300-  
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-  
1116 AM EDT THU JUL 27 2017  
   
..GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT
 
 
   
TODAY
 
N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. TSTMS  
AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.    
TONIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT, BECOMING VARIABLE.  
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
FRI
 
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS  
3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT.  
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 NM OR  
LESS.   
SAT
 
SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO  
12 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT, DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.  
SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.    
SUN
 
SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.    
MON
 
W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.  
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ835-280300-  
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-  
1116 AM EDT THU JUL 27 2017  
   
TODAY
 
W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT, BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 2 TO  
3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
TONIGHT
 
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
FRI
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.   
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT.  
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.   
SAT
 
W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.    
SUN
 
W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.  
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
MON
 
N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 4 TO  
7 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ935-280300-  
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-  
1116 AM EDT THU JUL 27 2017  
   
TODAY
 
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS  
AND TSTMS.    
TONIGHT
 
W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT, BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 3 TO  
4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.   
FRI
 
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS  
3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.   
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT.  
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.    
SAT THROUGH SUN
 
SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO  
8 FT.   
MON
 
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 4 TO  
7 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.  
 

 
 
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