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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
449 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 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.

ANZ899-202015-
449 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A high pressure ridge will build
SE over the area today and tonight, persist through Sun, then
shift NE of the area Sun night into Mon. A strong cold front will
slowly approach from the W Mon and Mon night, then move slowly
offshore Tue and Tue night.

$$

ANZ820-202015-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 fm-
449 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TODAY...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4
ft.
.SAT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming SE. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.SUN...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas
building to 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...S winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7 to 12
ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.

$$

ANZ915-202015-
Between 1000 fm and 38.5N west of 69W-
449 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TODAY...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3
to 5 ft.
.SAT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas
building to 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...S winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6 to 11
ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 9 to 14 ft.

$$

ANZ920-202015-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 fm and south of 38.5N to
250 nm offshore-
449 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TODAY...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 4
to 7 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 8 to 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 10 to 14 ft.

$$

ANZ905-202015-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 fm and 39N-
449 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TODAY...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6
ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2
to 4 ft.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 8 to 13 ft.

$$

ANZ910-202015-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 nm offshore-
449 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4
to 6 ft.
.SAT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE 5 to 10 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas building to 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...S winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7 to 11
ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas building to 8 to 13 ft.

$$

ANZ825-202015-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 nm offshore-
449 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TODAY...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW, then becoming N. Seas 2
to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds diminishing to less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3
ft.
.SAT...N to NE winds less than 5 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas 2 to 3
ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON...S to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas building
to 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
8 to 13 ft.

$$

ANZ828-202015-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 nm offshore-
449 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TODAY...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON...E to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming SE. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 5
to 8 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.

$$

ANZ925-202015-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
449 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TODAY...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4
ft.
.SUN and SUN NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 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 30 kt. Seas building to 7 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 8 to 14 ft.

$$

ANZ830-202015-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 nm offshore-
449 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TODAY...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt, then
diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT and SAT...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5
ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.

$$

ANZ833-202015-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 nm offshore-
449 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt, then
becoming N to NE 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT and SUN...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SE 5 to 10 kt. Seas
2 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 30 kt. Seas building to 7 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.

$$

ANZ930-202015-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 nm and 250 nm offshore-
449 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TODAY...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 10 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3
to 4 ft.
.SUN...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E to SE 10 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft.
.MON...E to SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SE 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas building
to 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.

$$

ANZ835-202015-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 fm-
449 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TODAY...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas building to 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SE. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

$$

ANZ935-202015-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 fm to 250 nm offshore-
449 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TODAY...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE 10 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs.
.SUN...E winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON...E winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SE 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds increasing to 15 to 25 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 to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Bancroft. Ocean Prediction Center.


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