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FZNT22 KWBC 190826  
OFFNT2  
 
OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST  
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC  
326 AM EST MON FEB 19 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.  
 
ANZ899-192045-  
326 AM EST MON FEB 19 2018  
   
SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS
 
HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE E OVER THE  
WATERS THIS MORNING, THEN DRIFT S AND SE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH FRI  
NIGHT WHILE MAINTAINING A RIDGE OVER THE REGION. A COLD FRONT WILL  
MOVE SE INTO THE NORTHERN WATERS WED NIGHT INTO THU, STALL OVER THE  
AREA LATE THU AND THU NIGHT, THEN LIFT N ACROSS THE NORTHERN WATERS  
AS A WARM FRONT FRI INTO FRI NIGHT.  
 

 
 
ANZ820-192045-  
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-  
326 AM EST MON FEB 19 2018  
   
TODAY
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3  
FT.   
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, BECOMING SW. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6  
FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.   
TUE
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY  
1 NM OR LESS.   
TUE NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH  
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.   
WED
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.   
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS  
3 TO 6 FT.   
THU
 
WINDS INCREASING TO N TO NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.   
THU NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.   
FRI
 
E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.   
FRI NIGHT
 
WINDS VEERING TO S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT, THEN BECOMING SW  
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ915-192045-  
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-  
326 AM EST MON FEB 19 2018  
   
TODAY
 
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO  
7 FT.   
TONIGHT
 
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.   
TUE
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 5 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG  
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.   
TUE NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH  
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.   
WED
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.   
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO  
7 FT.   
THU
 
WINDS VEERING TO N TO NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.   
THU NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.   
FRI
 
WINDS VEERING TO E TO SE 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.   
FRI NIGHT
 
S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 20  
KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ920-192045-  
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO  
250 NM OFFSHORE-  
326 AM EST MON FEB 19 2018  
   
TODAY
 
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS  
5 TO 8 FT.   
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.   
TUE
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.   
TUE NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH  
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.   
WED
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.   
WED NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.   
THU
 
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING  
TO 4 TO 6 FT.   
THU NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.   
FRI
 
E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.   
FRI NIGHT
 
WINDS VEERING TO S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT, THEN BECOMING W  
TO SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ905-192045-  
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-  
326 AM EST MON FEB 19 2018  
   
TODAY
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9  
TO 15 FT, SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.   
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7  
FT.   
TUE
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.   
TUE NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.   
WED
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.   
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT, BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO  
9 FT.   
THU
 
WINDS VEERING TO N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.   
THU NIGHT
 
N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT.   
FRI
 
E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO  
6 FT.   
FRI NIGHT
 
WINDS VEERING TO S TO SE 10 TO 15 KT, THEN BECOMING S  
15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ910-192045-  
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-  
326 AM EST MON FEB 19 2018  
   
TODAY
 
E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT  
EARLY, THEN BECOMING S. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT, SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.   
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6  
FT.   
TUE
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.   
TUE NIGHT AND WED
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.   
WED NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.   
THU
 
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.   
THU NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.   
FRI
 
E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.   
FRI NIGHT
 
WINDS VEERING TO S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT, THEN BECOMING S 10  
TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ825-192045-  
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-  
326 AM EST MON FEB 19 2018  
   
TODAY
 
S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO  
3 FT.   
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF  
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.   
TUE
 
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5  
FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.   
TUE NIGHT
 
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO  
5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.   
WED
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5  
FT.   
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.   
THU
 
WINDS SHIFTING TO N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT, THEN BECOMING NE 10 TO  
20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.   
THU NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.   
FRI
 
E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7  
FT.   
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ828-192045-  
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-  
326 AM EST MON FEB 19 2018  
   
TODAY
 
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO  
4 FT.   
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO  
4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.   
TUE
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1  
NM OR LESS.   
TUE NIGHT
 
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS  
3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.   
WED
 
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.   
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS  
3 TO 5 FT.   
THU
 
W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT, THEN BECOMING N  
TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.   
THU NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3  
TO 6 FT.   
FRI
 
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.   
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS  
4 TO 5 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ925-192045-  
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM  
OFFSHORE-  
326 AM EST MON FEB 19 2018  
   
TODAY
 
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS  
4 TO 7 FT.   
TONIGHT
 
S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS  
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.   
TUE
 
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5  
FT.   
TUE NIGHT
 
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG  
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.   
WED
 
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.   
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.   
THU
 
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO  
6 FT.   
THU NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.   
FRI
 
WINDS VEERING TO E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.   
FRI NIGHT
 
WINDS SHIFTING TO W 5 TO 15 KT, THEN BECOMING SW. SEAS  
4 TO 6 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ830-192045-  
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-  
326 AM EST MON FEB 19 2018  
   
TODAY
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT EARLY, THEN  
BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.   
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.   
TUE
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1  
NM OR LESS.   
TUE NIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH  
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.   
WED
 
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.   
WED NIGHT
 
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT.  
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.   
THU
 
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.   
THU NIGHT
 
N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT.  
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.   
FRI
 
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.   
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4  
TO 5 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ833-192045-  
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-  
326 AM EST MON FEB 19 2018  
   
TODAY
 
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.   
TONIGHT
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. AREAS  
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.   
TUE
 
S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1  
NM OR LESS.   
TUE NIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH  
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.   
WED
 
S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.   
WED NIGHT
 
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.   
THU
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.   
THU NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.   
FRI
 
S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.   
FRI NIGHT
 
S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT, BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ930-192045-  
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-  
326 AM EST MON FEB 19 2018  
   
TODAY
 
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.   
TONIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.   
TUE
 
S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH  
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.   
TUE NIGHT
 
S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG  
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.   
WED
 
S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.   
WED NIGHT
 
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.  
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.   
THU
 
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.   
THU NIGHT
 
S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.   
FRI
 
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT, BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 4 TO 5  
FT.   
FRI NIGHT
 
S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT, INCREASING TO 5 TO 15  
KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ835-192045-  
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-  
326 AM EST MON FEB 19 2018  
   
TODAY
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6  
FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.   
TONIGHT
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3  
TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.   
TUE
 
S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH  
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.   
TUE NIGHT
 
S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG  
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.   
WED
 
S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.   
WED NIGHT
 
S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.   
THU
 
S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.   
THU NIGHT
 
SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.   
FRI
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.   
FRI NIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ935-192045-  
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-  
326 AM EST MON FEB 19 2018  
   
TODAY
 
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4  
TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.   
TONIGHT
 
SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4  
TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.   
TUE
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY  
1 NM OR LESS.   
TUE NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH  
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.   
WED
 
S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.   
WED NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS  
5 TO 6 FT.   
THU
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.   
THU NIGHT
 
SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.   
FRI
 
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6  
FT.   
FRI NIGHT
 
S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.  
 

 
 
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