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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
441 PM EDT Thu Oct 19 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.

ANZ899-200800-
441 PM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A high pressure ridge will weaken
over the N and central waters tonight as low pressure east of the
area intensifies while moving away from the waters. Another high
pressure ridge will build SE over the area Fri and Fri night,
persist through Sun, then shift NE of the area Sun night into
Mon. A strong cold front will slowly approach from the W Mon and
Mon night, then continue slowly offshore Tue and Tue night.

$$

ANZ820-200800-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 fm-
441 PM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt, then becoming
W 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4
ft.
.SAT...N to NE winds less than 5 kt, becoming variable. Seas 1 to 3
ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 2
to 3 ft.
.SUN...S winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 3
to 6 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 8 to 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.

$$

ANZ915-200800-
Between 1000 fm and 38.5N west of 69W-
441 PM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3
to 5 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 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...N winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...S to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas
building to 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...S winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 8 to 13
ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 13 ft.

$$

ANZ920-200800-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 fm and south of 38.5N to
250 nm offshore-
441 PM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 3
to 4 ft.
.FRI...NW winds increasing to 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...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...E to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2
to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7 to 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.

$$

ANZ905-200800-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 fm and 39N-
441 PM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3
to 5 ft.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt. Seas building
to 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 2 to 4
ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 2 to 3
ft.
.MON...S to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2
to 4 ft.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7 to 12 ft.

$$

ANZ910-200800-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 nm offshore-
441 PM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming N to NE, then
becoming N to NW. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...NW winds becoming 10 to 15 kt, then increasing to 15 to 20
kt. Seas building to 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 5 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...N winds less than 10 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming E. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 4
to 7 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.

$$

ANZ825-200800-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 nm offshore-
441 PM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming W. Seas 2 to 4
ft.
.FRI...NW winds increasing to 10 to 15 kt, then becoming N to NW.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds diminishing to less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.SAT...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds less than 5 kt, becoming variable. Seas 2
to 3 ft.
.SUN...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas 2 to 3
ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON...S to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming SE. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas building
to 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
7 to 12 ft.

$$

ANZ828-200800-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 nm offshore-
441 PM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

 .TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 2
to 4 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...N to NE winds less than 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas 2 to 3
ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON...E to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming SE 10 to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
7 to 12 ft.

$$

ANZ925-200800-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
441 PM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas 4 to 7
ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5
ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...E to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SE 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming S 20 to 25 kt. Seas
building to 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7 to 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.

$$

ANZ830-200800-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 nm offshore-
441 PM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TONIGHT...N to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...N to NE winds less than 5 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to NE winds less than 5 kt, becoming variable. Seas 2
to 3 ft.
.SUN...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas 2 to 3
ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds increasing to 5 to 15 kt, then becoming S to
SE. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas building
to 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas building
to 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 7 to 12 ft.

$$

ANZ833-200800-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 nm offshore-
441 PM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6
ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...E to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5
ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds increasing to 20 to 25 kt. Seas building
to 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Winds veering to W to SW 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11
ft.

$$

ANZ930-200800-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 nm and 250 nm offshore-
441 PM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7
ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4
to 5 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...E winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...E winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to SE 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5
ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

$$

ANZ835-200800-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 fm-
441 PM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8
ft.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT and SAT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT and SUN...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming SW. Seas building to 7 to 11
ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to
10 ft.

$$

ANZ935-200800-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 fm to 250 nm offshore-
441 PM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8
ft.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4
to 5 ft.
.SUN...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4
to 5 ft.
.MON...E to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming S 15 to 25 kt. Seas
building to 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Collins. Ocean Prediction Center.



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