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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
438 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 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.

ANZ899-282100-
438 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A cold front over the S waters
will pass SE of the area early today. High pres will build to the
coast early today, move offshore this afternoon and tonight, and
pass E of the region Thu and Thu night while establishing a ridge
across the central and S waters. The ridge will persist across the
S portion Fri through Sat, and then shift S of the waters Sat night
through Sun night. A weak cold front will approach from the NW Sun,
then move SE off the coast Sun night.

$$

ANZ820-282100-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 fm-
438 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TODAY...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to
3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming SW. Seas building to 4 to
7 ft.
.FRI and FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT...SW winds diminishing to 10 to 15 kt, then becoming S 10 to 20
kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3
to 5 ft.
.SUN...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ915-282100-
Between 1000 fm and 38.5N west of 69W-
438 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TODAY...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3
ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
building to 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ920-282100-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 fm and south of 38.5N to
250 nm offshore-
438 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TODAY...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 2
to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ905-282100-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 fm and 39N-
438 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TODAY...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2
to 3 ft.
.THU...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft.
.FRI and FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ910-282100-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 nm offshore-
438 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TODAY...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Scattered
showers.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...SW winds increasing to 10 to 15 kt, then becoming S to SW 10
to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN and SUN NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ825-282100-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 nm offshore-
438 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 2
to 3 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...S to SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ828-282100-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 nm offshore-
438 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TODAY...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...S winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.FRI...S to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4
ft.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
building to 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...S to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ925-282100-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
438 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 2 to 3
ft.
.THU...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2
to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4
ft.
.SAT NIGHT and SUN...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3
to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ830-282100-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 nm offshore-
438 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TODAY...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.THU...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...S to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4
ft.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5
ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ833-282100-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 nm offshore-
438 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TODAY...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...Winds veering to E 10 to 15 kt, then diminishing to 5 to
10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2
to 3 ft.
.FRI...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5
ft.

$$

ANZ930-282100-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 nm and 250 nm offshore-
438 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TODAY...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE 10 to 20 kt, then
becoming NE 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Scattered showers and
TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE 10 to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.THU...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI and FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5
ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ835-282100-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 fm-
438 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TODAY...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3
to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.THU...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Scattered showers and
TSTMs.
.THU NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.FRI...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...W to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5
ft.

$$

ANZ935-282100-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 fm to 250 nm offshore-
438 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TODAY...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2
to 4 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SE 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft. Scattered showers.
.FRI...S to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 3 to 4
ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5
ft.

$$

.Forecaster Kells. Ocean Prediction Center.



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