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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
434 PM EDT Sun Oct 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.

ANZ899-230845-
434 PM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A high pres ridge will move
slowly E across the waters tonight and Mon, then shift E of the
area Mon night into Tue. A strong cold front will approach from
the W Mon through Tue, drift offshore Tue night, then slowly move
E across the waters Wed through Thu. Low pres is expected to
form along the front E of Cape Hatteras Wed, then pass N across
the area Wed night. Another ridge will build NE over the waters
late Thu through Fri night.

$$

ANZ820-230845-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 fm-
434 PM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 6 to 8 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas building to 8 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.WED...S winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to
10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas
6 to 10 ft.
.THU...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas
subsiding to 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ915-230845-
Between 1000 fm and 38.5N west of 69W-
434 PM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 5 to 8
ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas building to 8 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.WED...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to
20 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.THU...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 10 kt.
Seas subsiding to 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI...N to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 6
ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable.
Seas 4 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ920-230845-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 fm and south of 38.5N to
250 nm offshore-
434 PM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft.
.MON...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas
building to 4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 6 to 9
ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 9 to 11 ft.
Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.WED...S winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to W to SW 10 to
20 kt. Seas becoming 8 to 14 ft.
.THU...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt. Seas
subsiding to 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI...N to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 6
ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ905-230845-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 fm and 39N-
434 PM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 8 to 11 ft.
.WED...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 10 to 14 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming 25 to 35 kt. Seas
building to 12 to 17 ft.
.THU...S winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming S to SW 20 to 25 kt. Seas
11 to 19 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N 5 to 15 kt.
Seas subsiding to 8 to 10 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ910-230845-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 nm offshore-
434 PM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds 15 to 20 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 winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 9 to 12 ft.
.WED...S winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming 25 to 30 kt. Seas building
to 10 to 15 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 14 to 17 ft.
.THU...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W 15 to 25 kt. Seas
11 to 18 ft, subsiding to 9 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 5 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 7 to 9 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ825-230845-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 nm offshore-
434 PM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE 10 to 15 kt, then,
becoming S 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas building to 6 to 9 ft.
Scattered showers.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 5 to
15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED...W to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas
4 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 5 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...E to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ828-230845-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 nm offshore-
434 PM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.MON...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas
building to 4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6 to 9 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Scattered showers.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ925-230845-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
434 PM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E to SE 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6 to 9
ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.WED...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W 15 to 25 kt. Seas
subsiding to 7 to 10 ft.
.THU...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to
9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding
to 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ830-230845-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 nm offshore-
434 PM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.MON...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE 15 to 25 kt. Seas
building to 4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas building to 6 to 9 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ833-230845-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 nm offshore-
434 PM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E to SE 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas building to 6 to 9 ft.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4
to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ930-230845-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 nm and 250 nm offshore-
434 PM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt, then,
becoming SE. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 5 to 8
ft.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.WED...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 10 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas
subsiding to 5 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15
kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ835-230845-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 fm-
434 PM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.MON...SE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming S. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Scattered
showers.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. TSTMs and scattered
showers.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 5 to
8 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ935-230845-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 fm to 250 nm offshore-
434 PM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON...SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Clark. Ocean Prediction Center.


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