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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
516 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 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.

ANZ899-242000-
516 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...Post-Tropical Cyclone Jose was
centered near 39N 66W, or about 190 nm SE of Nantucket at 2 AM
EDT early this morning with maximum winds around 25 kt just to
the W and SE of the center. Post-Tropical Cyclone Jose will
remain nearly stationary today, and then dissipate tonight or
early Mon. Also, S to SE swell from Hurricane Maria will impact
the area today into Thu night. Hurricane Maria will approach
from the S today into tonight, and is expected to be near 31.2N
73.1W at 2PM EDT Mon, 32.1N 73.2W at 2 AM Tue, 34N 73.5W at 2 AM
Wed, turn toward the NE and reach a position near 35N 72.5W at 2
AM Thu, and to near 36N 69W at 2 AM Fri. Please refer to the
latest National Hurricane Center advisory for Hurricane Maria.
Otherwise, a weak high pres ridge over the S and central waters
will dissipate today. A cold front will move over the NW portion
Thu night.

$$

ANZ820-242000-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 fm-
516 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.TODAY...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE, then, becoming 5 to
10 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas building to 6 to
11 ft.
.MON...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Chance
of showers and slight chance of TSTMs.
.TUE...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to
16 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft.
.WED...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 18 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 13 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.

$$

ANZ915-242000-
Between 1000 fm and 38.5N west of 69W-
516 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.TODAY...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft. Slight
chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE. Seas 7 to
10 ft.
.MON...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas 9 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft. Areas of
fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TUE...E winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
11 to 15 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft.
.WED...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 12 to 17 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 12 to 16 ft.
.THU...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas 10 to
16 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas
9 to 16 ft.

$$

ANZ920-242000-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 fm and south of 38.5N to
250 nm offshore-
516 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
7 to 10 ft. Chance of showers and slight chance of TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas 8 to
11 ft. Chance of showers and slight chance of TSTMs.
.MON...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas 10 to
12 ft. Scattered showers and isolated TSTMs.
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft.
Scattered showers and isolated TSTMs.
.TUE...E to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 13 to 19 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E to SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 20 ft.
.WED...E to SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 21 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 23 ft.
.THU...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.THU NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible.

$$

ANZ905-242000-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 fm and 39N-
516 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.TODAY...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft. Scattered
showers and a chance of TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...Winds becoming S 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
Scattered showers and a chance of TSTMs.
.MON...S winds less than 10 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.TUE...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 5 to 10 kt. Seas
9 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas
9 to 13 ft.
.WED...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 13 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.THU...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Winds becoming E to NE 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 16
ft.

$$

ANZ910-242000-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 nm offshore-
516 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE THU NIGHT...

.TODAY...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft. Scattered showers
and slight chance of TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
Scattered showers and slight chance of TSTMs.
.MON...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft. Scattered showers
and isolated TSTMs.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
Scattered showers and slight chance of TSTMs.
.TUE...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SE 10 to 20 kt. Seas
10 to 15 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.WED...SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 15 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.
.THU...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 22 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible.

$$

ANZ825-242000-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 nm offshore-
516 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.TODAY...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
5 to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.MON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 9 to 15 ft. Chance of showers and a slight chance of TSTMs.
.TUE...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 12 to 20 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 22 ft.
.WED...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 14 to 24 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 14 to 23 ft.
.THU...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 9 to 16 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 11 ft.

$$

ANZ828-242000-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 nm offshore-
516 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TODAY...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt,
then, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.TONIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.MON...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. Chance of showers
and a slight chance of TSTMs.
.MON NIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 19 ft.
Scattered showers and isolated TSTMs.
.TUE...E to NE winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 15 to 27 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 15 to 30 ft.
.WED...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.WED NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.THU...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.

$$

ANZ925-242000-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
516 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...
...HURRICANE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE 10 to 20 kt, then,
becoming NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.TONIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. Scattered
showers and isolated TSTMs.
.MON...E winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 19 ft. Scattered showers
and isolated TSTMs.
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 14 to 23 ft.
Scattered showers and isolated TSTMs.
.TUE...E winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 20 to 35 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E to SE winds 40 to 55 kt. Seas 18 to 33 ft.
.WED...Hurricane conditions possible.
.WED NIGHT...Hurricane conditions possible.
.THU...Hurricane conditions possible.
.THU NIGHT...Hurricane conditions possible.

$$

ANZ830-242000-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 nm offshore-
516 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to
13 ft.
.TONIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.MON...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft. Chance of
showers and slight chance of TSTMs.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming E to NE 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 14 to 23 ft. Scattered showers and slight chance of TSTMs.
.TUE...NE winds 35 to 45 kt, increasing to 40 to 50 kt. Seas
16 to 31 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NE winds 45 to 60 kt. Seas 16 to 31 ft.
.WED...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.WED NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.THU...N to NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.

$$

ANZ833-242000-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 nm offshore-
516 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas
9 to 15 ft. Scattered showers.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft. Chance of
showers and slight chance of TSTMs.
.MON...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 19 ft. Scattered showers
and isolated TSTMs.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 15 to 25 ft. Scattered
showers and isolated TSTMs.
.TUE...N winds 40 to 55 kt. Seas 16 to 31 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 45 to 60 kt. Seas 15 to 30 ft.
.WED...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.WED NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas becoming 7 to 11
ft.

$$

ANZ930-242000-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 nm and 250 nm offshore-
516 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

...HURRICANE WARNING...

.TODAY...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 20 ft. Isolated TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...E to NE winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 13 to 22 ft.
Scattered showers and isolated TSTMs.
.MON...E winds 45 to 60 kt. Seas 20 to 35 ft. Numerous showers
and isolated TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 60 to 80 kt. Seas 23 to 38 ft.
Numerous showers and isolated TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TUE...E to SE winds 65 to 80 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas 23 to
38 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 60 to 75 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas
23 to 34 ft.
.WED...Hurricane conditions possible.
.WED NIGHT...Hurricane conditions possible.
.THU...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 20 ft.

$$

ANZ835-242000-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 fm-
516 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft. Isolated TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft. Scattered
showers and isolated TSTMs.
.MON...N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 19 ft. Scattered
showers and isolated TSTMs.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 14 to 23 ft. Scattered showers and isolated TSTMs.
.TUE...N winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 16 to 24 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 15 to 24 ft.
.WED...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 14 to 21 ft,
subsiding to 10 to 15 ft.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas becoming 7 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

$$

ANZ935-242000-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 fm to 250 nm offshore-
516 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

...HURRICANE WARNING...

.TODAY...NE winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 30 to 40 kt. Seas
14 to 29 ft. Scattered showers and isolated TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 45 to 60 kt. Seas 20 to 35 ft.
Scattered showers and isolated TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.MON...N to NE winds 70 to 85 kt. Seas 24 to 39 ft. Scattered
showers and isolated TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.MON NIGHT...E to NE winds 70 to 85 kt, becoming N to NW 65 to
80 kt. Seas 23 to 38 ft. Rain with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TUE...W to NW winds 60 to 80 kt. Seas 20 to 35 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 45 to 55 kt, becoming W 35 to 45 kt.
Seas 14 to 29 ft.
.WED...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 14 to 23 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 10 to 17 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to
12 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Mills. Ocean Prediction Center.



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