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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1008 PM EDT Mon Oct 16 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.

ANZ899-180215-
1008 PM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A strong cold front will pass SE
over the waters tonight, as a high pressure ridge builds NW of
the region. The ridge will move E over the waters Tue into Thu.
Another ridge will build E towards the area Thu night through
Fri night, then move E over the northern waters Sat and Sat
night.

$$

ANZ820-180215-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 fm-
1008 PM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.THU...S to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to
10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ915-180215-
Between 1000 fm and 38.5N west of 69W-
1008 PM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Chance of rain.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft.
.WED...N winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 4 to
5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.THU...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming W. Seas
3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ920-180215-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 fm and south of 38.5N to
250 nm offshore-
1008 PM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Rain.
.TUE...N winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
5 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.THU...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ905-180215-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 fm and 39N-
1008 PM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 20 to 30 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft. Chance of rain.
.TUE...N winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED...N winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 4 to
6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas
4 to 5 ft.
.THU...E to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to NW.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...W to NW winds increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to
5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ910-180215-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 nm offshore-
1008 PM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.TUE...N winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to
6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.THU...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to
5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ825-180215-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 nm offshore-
1008 PM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...N winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to NW.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ828-180215-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 nm offshore-
1008 PM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. Chance of rain.
.TUE...N winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N to NE 15 to 20 kt. Seas
7 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 2 to
3 ft.

$$

ANZ925-180215-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
1008 PM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas
6 to 11 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TUE...N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9
ft.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.THU...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ830-180215-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 nm offshore-
1008 PM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N winds 25 to 30 kt, increasing to 30 to 35 kt. Seas
7 to 12 ft. Chance of rain.
.TUE...N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds diminishing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding
to 4 to 8 ft.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas
3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ833-180215-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 nm offshore-
1008 PM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N winds 25 to 30 kt, increasing to 30 to 35 kt. Seas
7 to 12 ft. Scattered showers.
.TUE...N winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming NE 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to
12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming E to NE 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU...NE winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft.

$$

ANZ930-180215-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 nm and 250 nm offshore-
1008 PM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 6 to 12 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TUE...N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.WED...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt. Seas
5 to 7 ft.
.FRI...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT and SAT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ835-180215-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 fm-
1008 PM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. Chance of
rain.
.TUE...NE winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
8 to 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.WED...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ935-180215-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 fm to 250 nm offshore-
1008 PM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N to NE 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft, building to 7 to 11 ft. Scattered showers and
TSTMs.
.TUE...NE winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
7 to 13 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.WED...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.SAT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Scovil. Ocean Prediction Center.


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