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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1017 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

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.

ANZ899-250230-
1017 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A high pres ridge will prevail
just S of the waters tonight through Sun, then weaken Sun Night
through Mon Night. A cold front will approach from the NW tonight
into Sat, then push SE across the N and central waters late Sat
into Sat night while low pres tracks NE along the front. The
front will stall across the central waters Sun into Mon, then
dissipate Mon night as another cold front moves SE towards the
coast. The cold front will move SE into the N and central waters
Tue, then pass E of the waters Tue night. High pres will build to
the coast Wed, then move offshore Wed night.

$$

ANZ820-250230-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 fm-
1017 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to
9 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.SUN...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas
subsiding to 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.TUE...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
1 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ915-250230-
Between 1000 fm and 38.5N west of 69W-
1017 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SAT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 7 to 10 ft.
Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SUN...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas
subsiding to 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...W to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ920-250230-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 fm and south of 38.5N to
250 nm offshore-
1017 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
Scattered showers.
.SUN...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas
4 to 8 ft.
.MON...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas
subsiding to 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to SW.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ905-250230-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 fm and 39N-
1017 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Areas of fog.
Scattered showers and TSTMs. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas building to 5 to 9 ft. Areas
of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 7 to 10 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SUN...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ910-250230-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 nm offshore-
1017 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.SUN...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
8 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON...W to SW winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt, then becoming S
to SW. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming N to NE.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to NW.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED and WED NIGHT...W to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4
ft.

$$

ANZ825-250230-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 nm offshore-
1017 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
5 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas
subsiding to 3 to 6 ft. Scattered showers.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming N to NW.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.TUE...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ828-250230-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 nm offshore-
1017 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
5 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
Scattered showers.
.SUN...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 3 to
6 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.MON...N winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming N to NW.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas 1 to
3 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 1 to
3 ft.

$$

ANZ925-250230-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
1017 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Scattered
showers.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT and WED...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to
15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ830-250230-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 nm offshore-
1017 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SUN...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered
showers.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to
15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming N to NW.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...N winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ833-250230-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 nm offshore-
1017 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to 5
ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds less than 10 kt, becoming NW. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ930-250230-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 nm and 250 nm offshore-
1017 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than
10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ835-250230-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 fm-
1017 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Scattered showers.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming N to NW.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE and TUE NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ935-250230-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 fm to 250 nm offshore-
1017 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming N to NE.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Scovil. Ocean Prediction Center.



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