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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
430 PM EDT Fri Jul 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.

ANZ899-220845-
430 PM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A high pres ridge will persist
just S of the area through the period. A cold front will approach
from the NW today, drift SE across the N waters tonight, stall
Sat, then lift N of the area as a warm front Sat night through
Sun night. A series of lows will move E and pass just N of the
area Sun through Mon Night. A cold front will move SE across the
N and central waters Mon night through Tue Night, then stall
off the North Carolina coast Wed and Wed night as high pres
passes N of the area.

$$

ANZ820-220845-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 fm-
430 PM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt,
then, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming variable 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...E winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SE. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ915-220845-
Between 1000 fm and 38.5N west of 69W-
430 PM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20
kt. Seas building to 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.MON...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 6 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt. Seas
5 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas
3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ920-220845-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 fm and south of 38.5N to
250 nm offshore-
430 PM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 5 to 8
ft. Scattered showers.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Scattered showers.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.MON...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE 10 to 20 kt. Seas
subsiding to 4 to 6 ft.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than
10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ905-220845-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 fm and 39N-
430 PM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.SAT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Scattered showers.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 6 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.TUE...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas 6 to 9
ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 4 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ910-220845-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 nm offshore-
430 PM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft. Scattered showers.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. TSTMs
and scattered showers.
.SUN...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. TSTMs and
scattered showers.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.MON and MON NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.TUE...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W to NW 15 to 20 kt.
Seas subsiding to 6 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 7 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas
3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ825-220845-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 nm offshore-
430 PM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft, highest E.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft, highest E.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft, highest E.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft, highest E.
.MON...SW winds becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 15
kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.WED...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ828-220845-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 nm offshore-
430 PM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 4 to 7 ft, highest
E.
.SAT NIGHT through SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8
ft, highest E.
.MON...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W. Seas becoming 4
to 7 ft.
.TUE...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 5 to 10 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ925-220845-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
430 PM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

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

$$

ANZ830-220845-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 nm offshore-
430 PM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN through MON...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft, highest
NE.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
subsiding to 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SE. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas
2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ833-220845-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 nm offshore-
430 PM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 4
ft.
.WED...W to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.

$$

ANZ930-220845-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 nm and 250 nm offshore-
430 PM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
5 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN and SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 5
ft.
.WED...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ835-220845-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 fm-
430 PM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. TSTMs and scattered showers.
.SAT NIGHT and SUN...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT and MON...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED and WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ935-220845-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 fm to 250 nm offshore-
430 PM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT and SUN...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED and WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Clark. Ocean Prediction Center.



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