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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1059 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 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.

ANZ899-180345-
1059 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A cold front over the S waters
will pass SE of the area today. An area of high pres will build
E over the waters today into Wed, then shift E of the region Wed
night and Thu. Another area of high pres will build E towards the
region Thu night through Fri night, then pass N of the waters
Sat and Sat night.

$$

ANZ820-180345-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 fm-
1059 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7
ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas subsiding
to 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt.
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 less than 10 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas 2
to 4 ft.
.SAT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming E. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ915-180345-
Between 1000 fm and 38.5N west of 69W-
1059 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to
7 ft.
.WED...N winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 4 to 6 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...W winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3
to 4 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming E. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ920-180345-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 fm and south of 38.5N to
250 nm offshore-
1059 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas subsiding to 4 to 8 ft.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU...E winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ905-180345-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 fm and 39N-
1059 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
becoming 4 to 8 ft.
.WED...N winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 4 to
6 ft.
.THU...E to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
subsiding to 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 15 to 20 kt. Seas building to 4
to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...Winds veering to N 10 to 20 kt, then diminishing to 5
to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6
ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ910-180345-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 nm offshore-
1059 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9
ft.
.WED...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6
ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ825-180345-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 nm offshore-
1059 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt. Seas 3
to 6 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...N to NW winds increasing to 10 to 15 kt, then diminishing to
less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...N winds less than 5 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ828-180345-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 nm offshore-
1059 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to NE 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, becoming N to NW. Seas 3
to 5 ft.
.FRI...N winds increasing to 10 to 15 kt, then 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 winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ925-180345-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
1059 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. 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 winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 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.

$$

ANZ830-180345-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 nm offshore-
1059 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 9 ft.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E to NE 10 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 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, becoming NE. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ833-180345-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 nm offshore-
1059 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 10 ft.
.WED...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT and SAT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3
to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ930-180345-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 nm and 250 nm offshore-
1059 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas becoming 6 to 11 ft.
.WED...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 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 5 to
7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4
to 6 ft.
.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.

$$

ANZ835-180345-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 fm-
1059 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NE winds 25 to 35 kt. diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
8 to 14 ft. Scattered showers.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.WED...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.THU and 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
3 to 6 ft.
.SAT and SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ935-180345-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 fm to 250 nm offshore-
1059 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. Scattered showers.
.WED...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas becoming 8 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 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 Kells. Ocean Prediction Center.


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