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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1028 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

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.

ANZ899-181515-
1028 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A STATIONARY FRONT WILL PERSIST JUST
E OF THE WATERS. THE SRN PORTION OF THE FRONT WILL DRIFT W INTO
THE WATERS S OF BALTIMORE CANYON TONIGHT AND FRI. A SERIES OF
WEAK LOWS WILL MOVE NE ALONG THE FRONT TONIGHT INTO FRI NIGHT.
STRONGER LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP S OF THE WATERS FRI NIGHT AND
SAT...THEN MOVE E SAT NIGHT INTO SUN NIGHT BEFORE TURNING NE MON
THROUGH TUE. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD OFF THE NEW ENGLAND COAST
SAT NIGHT AND SUN...THEN MOVE E WHILE LEAVING A WEAKENING RIDGE
ACROSS THE FAR NRN WATERS SUN NIGHT INTO MON NIGHT. A COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE INTO THE NW PORTION LATE TUE AND TUE NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-181515-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1028 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND
SEAS SE.
.FRI...NE WINDS BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING 5 TO 7 FT.
HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS SE.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ915-181515-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1028 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST SE.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ920-181515-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1028 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. HIGHEST WINDS
AND SEAS SE. CHANCE OF RAIN AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI...NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7
TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ISOLATED TSTMS AND SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO
20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ905-181515-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1028 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...HIGHEST NE. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ910-181515-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1028 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT. ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...HIGHEST SE. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ISOLATED TSTMS AND
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ825-181515-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1028 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. ISOLATED
TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ828-181515-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1028 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST E.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST E.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. ISOLATED
TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ISOLATED TSTMS AND
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ925-181515-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1028 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST E. ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. ISOLATED TSTMS AND SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW
15 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ830-181515-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1028 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST E.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. ISOLATED
TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. ISOLATED TSTMS AND
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ833-181515-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1028 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST E.
SCATTERED TSTMS.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. HIGHEST WINDS
AND SEAS S. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. ISOLATED
TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. ISOLATED
TSTMS AND SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ930-181515-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1028 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS AND CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION BECOMING E 10 TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. ISOLATED
TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. ISOLATED TSTMS
AND SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ835-181515-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1028 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. ISOLATED TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. ISOLATED
TSTMS AND SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 20 TO 30 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ935-181515-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1028 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. HIGHEST WINDS
AND SEAS NW. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. ISOLATED
TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. ISOLATED TSTMS
AND SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

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