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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
516 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 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.

ANZ899-222000-
516 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...Post-Tropical Cyclone Jose was
centered near 39.7N 68.7W, or about 125 nm SE of Nantucket at 5
AM EDT this morning. It is drifting W at 2 kt with maximum
sustained winds near 45 kt. Jose will continue to drift W to near
39.7N 69.0W by 2 PM today, and turn S to near 39.5N 69.0W by 2
AM EDT Sat, while weakening. Post-Tropical Cyclone Jose will then
slowly drift towards the SE and S during the day Sat through Sun
while continuing to weaken before dissipating by Mon. Also, S to
SE swell from Hurricane Maria will impact the area today through
Tue night. Hurricane Maria will approach from the S Sun and Sun
night, and move to near 29.5N 72.0W by 2 AM EDT Mon, to near
31.5N 71.0W by 2 AM EDT Tue, and to 33.5N 70.5W by 2 AM EDT Wed.
Refer to the latest National Hurricane Center advisories for
Post-Tropical Cyclone Jose and Hurricane Maria. Otherwise, a weak
high pres ridge will persist over the S and central waters today
through Sat, then weaken and dissipate Sat night.

$$

ANZ820-222000-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 fm-
516 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.TODAY...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 15 ft. Rain early, then
Scattered showers.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.SAT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft.
.SUN...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas
6 to 11 ft.
.MON...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas
9 to 15 ft.

$$

ANZ915-222000-
Between 1000 fm and 38.5N west of 69W-
516 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...NW winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 10 to 18 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. Chance of
showers and TSTMs.
.SAT...N winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 25 kt. Seas
subsiding to 8 to 12 ft. Chance of showers and a slight chance
of TSTMs.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. Chance of
showers and a slight chance of TSTMs.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
9 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to
13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft.

$$

ANZ920-222000-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 fm and south of 38.5N to
250 nm offshore-
516 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...W to NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 10 to 18 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...W winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming W to NW 20 to 30 kt.
Seas becoming 9 to 14 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SAT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas 8 to
12 ft. Chance of showers and a slight chance of TSTMs.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. Chance of
showers and slight chance of TSTMs.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to
10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE. Seas 9 to
11 ft.
.MON...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 10 to 12 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 10 to 14 ft.
.TUE...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 22 ft.

$$

ANZ905-222000-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 fm and 39N-
516 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...S to SE winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft. Showers
and scattered TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...S winds 30 to 40 kt, becoming W to SW 25 to 35 kt.
Seas becoming 8 to 14 ft. Showers and TSTMs.
.SAT...Winds becoming E to NE 25 to 35 kt, then N to NE 20 to 30
kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 12 ft. Showers and scattered TSTMs.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming E to NE 10 to
20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. Chance of showers and slight chance of
TSTMs.
.SUN...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S to SE 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.MON...S winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to
10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to 10 ft.
.TUE...SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E 5 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to
12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.

$$

ANZ910-222000-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 nm offshore-
516 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...S to SW winds 35 to 45 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 12 to
16 ft. Rain early, then showers and scattered TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas subsiding to 10 to 14
ft. A chance of TSTMs with scattered showers.
.SAT...W to SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 11 ft.
Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. Chance
of showers and a slight chance of TSTMs.
.SUN...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.MON...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 10 to 13 ft.
.TUE...SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 21 ft.

$$

ANZ825-222000-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 nm offshore-
516 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.TODAY...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt,
then, becoming N 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Scattered showers.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to
15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW. Seas 5 to
9 ft.
.SUN...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.MON...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to
13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.

$$

ANZ828-222000-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 nm offshore-
516 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.TODAY...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas
5 to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 5 to
9 ft.
.SAT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 10 to 15 kt. Seas
7 to 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.MON...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.TUE...N to NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.

$$

ANZ925-222000-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
516 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TODAY...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to
11 ft.
.SAT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. Slight chance
of showers and TSTMs.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
8 to 13 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.MON...E to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 19 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 14 to 29 ft.
.TUE...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.TUE NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible.

$$

ANZ830-222000-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 nm offshore-
516 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas
5 to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to
9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SUN...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.MON...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.TUE...N to NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.

$$

ANZ833-222000-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 nm offshore-
516 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.TODAY...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas 5 to
9 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 5 to
9 ft.
.SAT...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.MON...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.

$$

ANZ930-222000-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 nm and 250 nm offshore-
516 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming N to NW, then,
becoming variable. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 9 to 10 ft.
.SAT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
9 to 13 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 19 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 14 to 24 ft.
.MON...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.MON NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.TUE...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.TUE NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible.

$$

ANZ835-222000-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 fm-
516 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas
6 to 10 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.SAT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.MON...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.

$$

ANZ935-222000-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 fm to 250 nm offshore-
516 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming E to NE, then,
becoming E. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.TONIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 11 to 19 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 23 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 14 to 27 ft.
.MON...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.MON NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.TUE...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 19 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Mills. Ocean Prediction Center.



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