465  
FZNT22 KWBC 221424  
OFFNT2  
 
OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST  
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC  
1024 AM EDT SUN APR 22 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.  
 
ANZ899-230345-  
1024 AM EDT SUN APR 22 2018  
   
SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS
 
A HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE WILL BUILD  
SE OVER THE AREA TODAY, RETREAT N INTO THE NORTHERN WATERS  
TONIGHT AND TUE, THEN MOVE E THE AREA TUE NIGHT. LOW PRESSURE  
WILL APPROACH THE SW WATERS FROM THE W TODAY INTO MON NIGHT, MOVE  
NE ALONG THE SE COAST TUE AND TUE NIGHT, PASS N OVER THE MID  
ATLANTIC WATERS WED, THEN MOVE WELL N OF THE AREA WED NIGHT INTO  
THU NIGHT. THE LOW WILL PULL A WEAK TRAILING COLD FRONT E OVER  
THE WATERS WED NIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT.  
 

 
 
ANZ820-230345-  
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-  
1024 AM EDT SUN APR 22 2018  
   
..GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED
 
 
   
TODAY
 
N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT, BECOMING VARIABLE.  
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.    
MON
 
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT, BECOMING E. SEAS 1 TO  
2 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
TUE
 
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO  
6 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT, BUILDING  
TO 7 TO 12 FT.   
WED
 
E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT, BECOMING E TO SE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS  
8 TO 13 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT, BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS  
7 TO 11 FT.    
THU
 
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT.  
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ915-230345-  
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-  
1024 AM EDT SUN APR 22 2018  
   
..GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED
 
 
   
TODAY
 
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT, BECOMING NE. SEAS 1 TO  
3 FT.    
MON
 
E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT, BECOMING S TO SE.  
SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.    
TUE
 
SE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT, BUILDING  
TO 7 TO 11 FT.   
WED
 
S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO  
9 TO 16 FT.   
WED NIGHT
 
S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO  
14 FT.   
THU
 
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.  
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ920-230345-  
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO  
250 NM OFFSHORE-  
1024 AM EDT SUN APR 22 2018  
   
..GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT
 
 
   
TODAY
 
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING NE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.    
MON
 
E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT.  
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
TUE
 
SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO  
8 FT.   
TUE NIGHT
 
SE WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO  
8 TO 14 FT.   
WED
 
SE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT, BECOMING S. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO  
18 FT.   
WED NIGHT
 
S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT, BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO  
30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.    
THU
 
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.  
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ905-230345-  
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-  
1024 AM EDT SUN APR 22 2018  
   
..GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED
 
 
   
TODAY
 
W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 2 TO  
4 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT.  
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
MON
 
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO  
3 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN  
10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
TUE
 
VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING SE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6  
FT.   
WED
 
SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT, INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS  
5 TO 9 FT, BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.    
THU
 
SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT, DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS  
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO  
10 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ910-230345-  
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-  
1024 AM EDT SUN APR 22 2018  
   
..GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED
 
 
   
TODAY
 
W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.  
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
MON
 
N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
TUE
 
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO  
5 TO 9 FT.   
WED
 
SE WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT, THEN BECOMING S. SEAS  
BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.   
WED NIGHT
 
S TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.    
THU
 
SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT, DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS  
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.  
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ825-230345-  
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-  
1024 AM EDT SUN APR 22 2018  
   
..GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED
 
 
   
TODAY
 
N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT, BECOMING NE. SEAS 1 TO  
2 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.    
MON
 
E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING SE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
TUE
 
E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14  
FT.   
WED
 
E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT, BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO  
13 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO  
10 FT.   
THU
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO  
8 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT.  
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ828-230345-  
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-  
1024 AM EDT SUN APR 22 2018  
   
..GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE
 
 
   
TODAY
 
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING NE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.  
SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.    
MON
 
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT, BECOMING SE. SEAS BUILDING TO  
4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.    
TUE
 
SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT, BECOMING E TO SE 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS  
BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16  
FT.   
WED
 
SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8  
TO 13 FT.   
WED NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9  
FT.   
THU
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS  
4 TO 7 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ925-230345-  
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM  
OFFSHORE-  
1024 AM EDT SUN APR 22 2018  
   
..GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE
 
 
   
TODAY
 
N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.    
MON
 
E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.    
TUE
 
SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT, INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS  
BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.    
WED
 
S WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT, THEN  
BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.    
THU
 
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT, THEN  
BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ830-230345-  
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-  
1024 AM EDT SUN APR 22 2018  
   
..GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE
 
 
   
TODAY
 
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS  
1 TO 3 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
MON
 
E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT, BECOMING SE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS  
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS, THEN RAIN.   
TUE
 
SE WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO  
15 FT.   
TUE NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT, BECOMING E TO SE 20 TO 30 KT.  
SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.    
WED
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9  
FT.   
THU
 
W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT.  
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ833-230345-  
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-  
1024 AM EDT SUN APR 22 2018  
   
..GALE WARNING
 
 
   
TODAY
 
E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.  
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
MON
 
E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO  
9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.   
MON NIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT, BECOMING SE 25 TO 35 KT.  
SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS, THEN RAIN.    
TUE
 
SE WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10  
TO 17 FT.   
TUE NIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT, BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT.  
SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.    
WED
 
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.    
THU
 
W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO  
7 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT, BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS  
3 TO 6 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ930-230345-  
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-  
1024 AM EDT SUN APR 22 2018  
   
..GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE
 
 
   
TODAY
 
E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
MON
 
E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO  
8 FT.   
MON NIGHT
 
E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT, BECOMING SE. SEAS BUILDING TO  
6 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE
 
SE WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO  
15 FT.   
TUE NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT, BECOMING S TO SW 30 TO 40 KT.  
SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.    
WED
 
S WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT, THEN BECOMING SW.  
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.   
WED NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO  
10 FT.   
THU
 
SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5  
TO 7 FT.   
THU NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ835-230345-  
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-  
1024 AM EDT SUN APR 22 2018  
   
..GALE WARNING
 
 
   
TODAY
 
E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING  
TO 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
MON
 
E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO  
8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
MON NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.  
SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS.    
TUE
 
S TO SE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT, BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT.  
SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO  
13 FT.   
WED
 
W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT, THEN BECOMING 10 TO  
20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.    
THU
 
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT, BECOMING N. SEAS  
3 TO 5 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ935-230345-  
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-  
1024 AM EDT SUN APR 22 2018  
   
..GALE WARNING
 
 
   
TODAY
 
E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.    
MON
 
E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS.   
MON NIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT, BECOMING SE 25 TO 35 KT.  
SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.    
TUE
 
SE WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT, THEN BECOMING S 30 TO  
40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT, BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT.  
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.    
WED
 
W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT, BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT.  
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.    
THU
 
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 4 TO  
6 FT.  
 

 
 
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