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FZNT21 KWBC 010847
OFFNT1

Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
347 AM EST Fri Mar 1 2024

New England continental shelf and slope waters from 25 nm
offshore to the Hague Line, except to 1000 fm south of New
England.

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.

Locally higher winds and seas can be expected in and near tstms.

ANZ898-012000-
347 AM EST Fri Mar 1 2024

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...High pressure will build E 
over the region today, then shift E of the area tonight and Sat.
Low pressure will slowly track N near the Mid- Atlantic coast 
and approach the area from the SW Sat and Sat night, then weaken 
just S of the waters Sun and Sun night. The weak low will then 
slowly move N through the region Mon into Tue, before dissipating
Tue night. 

$$

ANZ800-012000-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
347 AM EST Fri Mar 1 2024

.TODAY...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to SW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 8 to 14 ft, subsiding to 5 to 8 ft. Light freezing spray
early. 
.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.SAT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered
showers early, then rain. 
.SUN...E to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.MON...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to
7 ft. 
.TUE...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 4 to
7 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft. 

$$

ANZ805-012000-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 FM-
347 AM EST Fri Mar 1 2024

.TODAY...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to SW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 7 to 13 ft, subsiding to 4 to 7 ft. 
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SAT...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
Scattered showers early, then chance of rain. 
.SUN...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.MON...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 10 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.TUE...W to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas
5 to 8 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft. 

$$

ANZ900-012000-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
347 AM EST Fri Mar 1 2024

.TODAY...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to
16 ft, subsiding to 6 to 10 ft. 
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SAT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
Scattered showers early. 
.SUN...SE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming S. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.MON...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SE.
Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.TUE...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 6 ft. 

$$

ANZ810-012000-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 FM-
347 AM EST Fri Mar 1 2024

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt early,
then becoming S to SW. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.TONIGHT...S to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. Rain.
.SUN...S winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 10 kt. Seas
9 to 13 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. 
.MON...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...N to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.TUE...N to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 5 to
8 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 

$$

ANZ815-012000-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 FM-
347 AM EST Fri Mar 1 2024

.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW less than 10 kt
early, then becoming S to SW. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SE. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.SAT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft. Scattered showers with vsby 1 nm or less. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt. Seas
7 to 12 ft. Scattered showers with vsby 1 nm or less. 
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas
5 to 7 ft. 
.TUE...E to NE winds less than 5 kt, becoming S. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas
4 to 7 ft. 

$$

.Forecaster Bancroft. Ocean Prediction Center.
Last Update: Fri, 01-Mar-2024 08:48:33 UTC
Updates: Four times per day

FZNT22 KWBC 010903
OFFNT2

Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
403 AM EST Fri Mar 1 2024

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.

Locally higher winds and seas can be expected in and near tstms.

ANZ899-012000-
403 AM EST Fri Mar 1 2024

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A cold front will move SE across
the NE waters early today. High pressure over the region will 
persist today, and then will shift E of the waters tonight. Low 
pressure will develop near the SE coast tonight, slowly track N 
near the Mid-Atlantic coast Sat and Sat night, then weaken over 
the N waters Sun into Mon before moving N of the area Mon night.
The departing low will leave a stationary front across the waters
Mon night into Tue night. Otherwise high pressure will prevail
over the waters Tue and Tue night.

$$

ANZ820-012000-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 FM-
403 AM EST Fri Mar 1 2024

.TODAY...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N early, then
becoming SE. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.SAT...SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S to SE 20 to 30 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft, building to 7 to 11 ft. Scattered showers with vsby
1 nm or less. 
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
7 to 13 ft. Rain.
.SUN...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming E to NE.
Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.MON...E to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.TUE...E to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 4 to
7 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 

$$

ANZ915-012000-
Between 1000FM and 38.5 N west of 69 W-
403 AM EST Fri Mar 1 2024

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt
early, then becoming variable. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.TONIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. Scattered
showers. 
.SAT NIGHT...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
Scattered showers early, then chance of rain. 
.SUN...S winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
9 to 15 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.MON...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.TUE...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 5 to
8 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 

$$

ANZ920-012000-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 FM and south of 38.5N to
250 NM offshore-
403 AM EST Fri Mar 1 2024

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas 5 to
8 ft. 
.TONIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SAT...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming S 30 to 40 kt. Seas
6 to 10 ft, building to 10 to 16 ft. Scattered showers. 
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft. Scattered
showers. Chance of rain. 
.SUN...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to
15 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.TUE...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 

$$

ANZ905-012000-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 FM and 39N-
403 AM EST Fri Mar 1 2024

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
10 to 18 ft, subsiding to 7 to 12 ft. 
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas 5 to
9 ft. 
.SAT...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
Scattered showers. 
.SUN...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.MON...N to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
7 to 9 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 7 to 9 ft. 
.TUE...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 

$$

ANZ910-012000-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 NM offshore-
403 AM EST Fri Mar 1 2024

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
8 to 13 ft. 
.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.SAT...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft, building to
6 to 10 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming S 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 8 to 14 ft. Scattered showers. 
.SUN...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to
20 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. 
.MON...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt. Seas
7 to 10 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. 
.TUE...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 

$$

ANZ825-012000-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 NM offshore-
403 AM EST Fri Mar 1 2024

.TODAY...N to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming E early, then
becoming E to SE 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SAT...SE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming S 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to
14 ft. Scattered showers with vsby 1 nm or less. 
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 8 to 14 ft. Rain.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable less than
5 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming E to SE.
Seas 4 to 6 ft. 

$$

ANZ828-012000-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 NM offshore-
403 AM EST Fri Mar 1 2024

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.TONIGHT...SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.SAT...SE winds 30 to 40 kt, becoming S 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to
16 ft. Scattered showers with vsby 1 nm or less. 
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to
15 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. Scattered showers and tstms with vsby
1 nm or less. 
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
8 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S. Seas 4 to
7 ft. 

$$

ANZ925-012000-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 NM and 250 NM
offshore-
403 AM EST Fri Mar 1 2024

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas 4 to
7 ft. 
.TONIGHT...SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.SAT...SE winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming S 30 to 40 kt. Seas 9 to
16 ft. Scattered showers. 
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 10 to 17 ft. Scattered showers. 
.SUN...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 11 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 8 ft. 
.TUE...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 

$$

ANZ830-012000-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 NM offshore-
403 AM EST Fri Mar 1 2024

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. 
.TONIGHT...SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Chance of rain
early. 
.SAT...S to SE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. Scattered
showers with vsby 1 nm or less. Scattered tstms. 
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 8 to 14 ft. Scattered showers and tstms with vsby 1 nm or
less. 
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft. 

$$

ANZ833-012000-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 NM Offshore.-
403 AM EST Fri Mar 1 2024

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.TONIGHT...SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Chance of rain
early, then scattered showers. 
.SAT...S winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming S to SW 20 to 30 kt. Seas
8 to 14 ft. Scattered showers and tstms with vsby 1 nm or less. 
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Showers
and scattered tstms with vsby 1 nm or less. 
.SUN...N to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming NE. Seas 5 to
9 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE 10 to
20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 5 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft. 
.TUE...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft. 

$$

ANZ930-012000-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 NM and 250 NM offshore-
403 AM EST Fri Mar 1 2024

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.TONIGHT...SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Chance of
rain. 
.SAT...SE winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming S. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
Scattered showers. 
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft. Rain.
.SUN...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.MON...S winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to
9 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 7 ft. 
.TUE...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 7 ft. 

$$

ANZ835-012000-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 FM-
403 AM EST Fri Mar 1 2024

.TODAY...E to SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft. 
.TONIGHT...SE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming S. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
Scattered showers and tstms with vsby 1 nm or less. 
.SAT...S winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to
12 ft. Scattered showers and tstms with vsby 1 nm or less. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming variable 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 11 ft. Tstms and scattered showers with vsby 1 nm or
less. 
.SUN...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.MON...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.TUE...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas 4 to
7 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft. 

$$

ANZ935-012000-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 FM to 250 NM offshore-
403 AM EST Fri Mar 1 2024

.TODAY...E winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.TONIGHT...SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. Scattered
showers and tstms. 
.SAT...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft. Scattered
showers and tstms. 
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft. Scattered 
showers and tstms. 
.SUN...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.MON...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S 5 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 8 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. 
.TUE...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 7 ft. 

$$

.Forecaster Bancroft. Ocean Prediction Center.
Last Update: Fri, 01-Mar-2024 09:04:26 UTC
Updates: Four times per day

FZNT01 KWBC 010410
HSFAT1

HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA IV 
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC 
0430 UTC FRI MAR 01 2024 

CCODE/2:31:04:01:00/AOE/NWS/CCODE
SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS 

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. 

ONLY YOU KNOW THE WEATHER AT YOUR POSITION. REPORT IT TO THE 
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE. EMAIL US AT 
VOSOPS@NOAA.GOV(LOWERCASE). 

FOR INFORMATION ON ATLANTIC ICEBERGS SEE INFORMATION FROM NORTH 
ATLANTIC ICE SERVICE AT HTTPS://OCEAN.WEATHER.GOV/ATL_TAB.PHP 
(ALL LOWERCASE). 

SECURITE 

NORTH ATLANTIC NORTH OF 31N TO 67N AND WEST OF 35W 

ALL FORECASTS VALID OVER ICE FREE FORECAST WATERS 

SYNOPSIS VALID 0000 UTC MAR 01. 
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MAR 02. 
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MAR 03. 

.WARNINGS. 

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING... 
.LOW 62N63W 967 MB MOVING N 20 KT. WITHIN 300 NM E AND 660 NM S 
QUADRANTS WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT. ELSEWHERE W OF A 
LINE FROM 38N46W TO 44N40W TO 57N40W TO 63N51W TO 66N56W WINDS 
25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 18 FT...HIGHEST NEAR 42N63W.
.18 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED WITH A NEW LOW TO FORM NEAR 
60N50W 984 MB. WITHIN 90 NM N OF A LINE FROM 61N51W TO 59N48W TO 
59N43W WINDS 55 TO 80 KT. SEAS 17 TO 33 FT. 
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 59N47W 984 MB. WITHIN 150 NM N AND NE 
QUADRANTS WINDS 55 TO 80 KT. SEAS 22 TO 37 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 
240 NM N AND 300 NM E QUADRANTS...AND FROM 52N TO 57N BETWEEN 
41W AND 49W WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 15 TO 23 FT. ALSO FROM 41N 
TO 62N BETWEEN 35W AND 64W WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT. 
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED WITH NEW LOW TO FORM NEAR 
62N42W 1002 MB. E OF A LINE FROM 63N40W TO 57N45W TO 56N57W TO 
39N41W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 17 FT. 

...GALE WARNING... 
.FROM 47N TO 57N E OF 40W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. 
.24 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS E OF AREA. 

...GALE WARNING... 
.24 HOUR FORECAST FROM 31N TO 34N W OF 70W AREA OF E WINDS 20 TO 
30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. 
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 36N75W 1018 MB. WITHIN 420 NM E AND SE 
QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. 

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 180 NM NW AND N OF A LINE FROM 35N60W TO 31N67W TO 
31N75W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. 
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 240 NM NW AND N OF A LINE FROM 37N43W 
TO 31N52W TO 31N65W AREA OF NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 
14 FT. 
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 300 NM NW AND N OF A LINE FROM 39N35W 
TO 31N45W TO 31N62W AREA OF NE TO E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 
16 FT. 

...GALE WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST NEW LOW 32N81W 1021 MB. FROM 31N TO 34N 
BETWEEN 80W AND 70W AREA OF SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT.
.36 HOUR FORECAST INLAND LOW 34N79W 1020 MB. WITHIN 360 NM E OF 
A LINE FROM 38N73W TO 31N78W AREA OF S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. 
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 37N76W 1017 MB. FROM 31N TO 39N BETWEEN 
64W AND 75W AREA OF S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT. 

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING... 
.MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY ACROSS THE ENTIRE GULF OF 
SAINT LAWRENCE. ELSEWHERE LIGHT TO MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY W OF 
A LINE FROM 43N63W TO 47N56W TO 51N57W TO 56N56W TO 60N59W...AND 
N OF 63N. 
.24 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY W OF A LINE 
FROM 47N51W TO 55N49W TO 63N57W INCLUDING THE GULF OF SAINT 
LAWRENCE. ELSEWHERE LIGHT TO MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY N OF 42N 
BETWEEN 65W AND 45W...AND N OF 63N E OF GREENLAND. 
.48 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF 52N W OF 
51W. ELSEWHERE LIGHT TO MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY N OF 48N W OF 
40W...AND WITHIN THE GULF OF SAINT LAWRENCE N OF 49N.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST. 

.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 65N62W 998 MB. WITHIN 420 NM SE QUADRANT 
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. 

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM FROM 42N TO 57N 
BETWEEN 46W AND 58W...AND WITHIN 180 NM N OF A LINE FROM 61N59W 
TO 57N35W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG N OF 51N W OF 40W...AND FROM 52N TO 
59N E OF 40W. 
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG N OF 60N W OF 50W...AND FROM 37N TO 
41N W OF 70W. 

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.

NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL

ATLANTIC FROM 07N TO 31N W OF 35W INCLUDING CARIBBEAN SEA AND
GULF OF MEXICO

SYNOPSIS VALID 0000 UTC FRI MAR 1.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SAT MAR  2.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SUN MAR  3.

.WARNINGS.

...CARIBBEAN GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 12N75W TO 11N76W TO 11N74W TO 12N75W NE WINDS 25 TO 35 
KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. WITHIN 20N73W TO 20N74W TO 20N75W TO 19N75W
TO 19N73W TO 20N73W NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. 
.12 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 15N70W TO 18N70W TO 14N80W TO 11N80W TO
10N76W TO 15N70W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. 
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 12N75W TO 12N76W TO 11N76W TO 10N76W TO
11N75W TO 11N74W TO 12N75W NE TO E WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 
10 FT. WITHIN 16N75W TO 13N81W TO 10N81W TO 10N77W TO 12N76W TO 
11N70W TO 16N75W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF VENEZUELA...NE TO E 
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. WITHIN 18N70W TO 18N71W TO 
18N72W TO 17N72W TO 16N72W TO 17N70W TO 18N70W NE TO E WINDS 20 
TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT. 
.36 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 15N75W TO 15N78W TO 13N80W TO 11N80W 
TO 10N78W TO 12N74W TO 15N75W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 
TO 10 FT. WITHIN 18N70W TO 18N71W TO 17N73W TO 16N74W TO 15N73W 
TO 16N71W TO 18N70W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. 
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 13N73W TO 13N79W TO 11N81W TO 10N78W 
TO 11N74W TO 11N70W TO 13N73W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF 
VENEZUELA...
NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.ATLC WITHIN 31N73W TO 31N81W TO 30N81W TO 29N80W TO 30N76W TO
31N73W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN N TO NE
SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 31N54W TO 31N81W TO 26N60W TO 31N54W NE
TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE TO E SWELL. 
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 31N45W TO 31N75W TO 24N73W TO 20N66W 
TO 27N50W TO 31N45W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT 
IN NE TO E SWELL.

.ATLC WITHIN 31N35W TO 31N48W TO 27N49W TO 23N45W TO 18N35W TO
31N35W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. 
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 31N35W TO 31N42W TO 28N48W TO 25N48W 
TO 18N39W TO 17N35W TO 31N35W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 10 
FT IN NE TO E SWELL. 
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30N35W TO 31N43W TO 26N46W TO 20N41W TO
16N35W TO 30N35W E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

.GULF OF MEXICO WITHIN 29N87W TO 30N90W TO 30N94W TO 27N94W TO
27N90W TO 28N87W TO 29N87W E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8
FT.
.12 HOUR FORECAST CONDITIONS IMPROVE. WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
LESS THAN 8 FT.

.REMAINDER OF AREA WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

$$
.FORECASTER RAMOS. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.
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