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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1042 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 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.

ANZ899-220245-
1042 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A stationary front across the
central and S waters will weaken today into tonight, as a high
pres ridge builds E across the N waters. The ridge will weaken
and pass E of the area Tue into Tue night. Another cold front
will approach from the NW Tue night and Wed, move slowly SE
across the waters late Wed through Thu night, then stall over the
central and S waters Fri and Fri night.

$$

ANZ820-220245-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 fm-
1042 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to
15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered
showers.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming N to NE.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.FRI...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ915-220245-
Between 1000 fm and 38.5N west of 69W-
1042 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W less than 10 kt. Seas 2
to 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.THU...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT and FRI...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ920-220245-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 fm and south of 38.5N to
250 nm offshore-
1042 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...N winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ905-220245-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 fm and 39N-
1042 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to
15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ910-220245-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 nm offshore-
1042 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 15 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...N winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE 15 to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ825-220245-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 nm offshore-
1042 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 1 to 2
ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.WED...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ828-220245-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 nm offshore-
1042 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE...S to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ925-220245-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
1042 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 2 to
3 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Scattered showers.
.WED...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT and THU...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE 15 to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 5 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ830-220245-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 nm offshore-
1042 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.TONIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...S winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Scattered
showers.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ833-220245-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 nm offshore-
1042 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas
2 to 3 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TUE...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas
2 to 4 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TUE NIGHT through WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4
ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.FRI...NE winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ930-220245-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 nm and 250 nm offshore-
1042 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TUE...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT through WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4
ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NE. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ835-220245-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 fm-
1042 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas
2 to 3 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...S to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
Scattered showers.
.TUE...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...S to SW winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...NE winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ935-220245-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 fm to 250 nm offshore-
1042 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...S to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...E to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...S to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to
4 to 8 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Holley. Ocean Prediction Center.



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