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FZNT22 KWBC 310830
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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
330 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

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.

ANZ899-312030-
330 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...DEVELOPING LOW PRES CENTERED ABOUT
220 NM E OF CAPE COD WILL MOVE OFF TO THE NE TODAY AND TONIGHT. A
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD SE INTO THE SW WATERS SAT AND SAT NIGHT
...THEN PASS SE ACROSS THE AREA SUN AND SUN NIGHT. ANOTHER DEVELOPING
LOW WILL MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST EARLY MON...MOVE NE AND PASS
JUST N OF THE AREA LATER MON WHILE INTENSIFYING...THEN MOVE OFF TO
THE MON NIGHT. THE LOW WILL PULL A STRONG COLD FRONT E ACROSS THE
WATERS MON INTO MON NIGHT. A LARGE RIDGE WILL BUILD E OVER THE
WATERS MON NIGHT AND TUE...THEN PASS E OVER THE WATERS TUE NIGHT
INTO WED. A THIRD COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E AND APPROACH THE MID
ATLC COAST WED NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-312030-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
330 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 10 TO
17 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ915-312030-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
330 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO
15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT...BUILDING TO
13 TO 21 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 12 TO
21 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
11 TO 17 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ920-312030-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
330 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 35 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 23 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 13 TO 23 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 13 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...INCREASING TO 45 TO 55 KT.
SEAS 13 TO 23 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 40 TO 55 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 35 TO
45 KT. SEAS 14 TO 23 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
11 TO 18 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ905-312030-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
330 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON NIGHT...

.TODAY...W WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 12 TO 21 FT.
 SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS EARLY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 25 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
13 TO 21 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 18 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 45 TO 55 KT. SEAS 15 TO 25 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 35 TO 50 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
14 TO 22 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ910-312030-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
330 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TODAY...W WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
13 TO 23 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 22 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 8 TO
14 FT...BUILDING TO 14 TO 23 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 17 TO 25 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 35 TO 50 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
13 TO 22 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 15 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ825-312030-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
330 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY EARLY.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO
40 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ828-312030-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
330 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 16 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY EARLY.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ925-312030-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
330 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 22 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 12 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS
12 TO 21 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 40 TO 55 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 35 TO
45 KT. SEAS 13 TO 22 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO
17 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ830-312030-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
330 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 16 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING NW 35 TO 40 KT. SEAS
10 TO 18 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ833-312030-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
330 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS
12 TO 20 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 35 TO 50 KT...BECOMING NW 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
11 TO 19 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
5 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ930-312030-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
330 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
11 TO 19 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 14 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...INCREASING TO 40 TO 55 KT.
SEAS 13 TO 21 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 40 TO 55 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 35 TO
45 KT. SEAS 13 TO 22 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
10 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ835-312030-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
330 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 35 TO 45 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 12 TO
20 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 35 TO 50 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ935-312030-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
330 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS
12 TO 20 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 35 TO
45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.




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