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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1026 AM EDT Thu Jun 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.

ANZ899-230500-
1026 AM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A high pres ridge will continue
to extend W over the S waters today through Sun, then weaken Sun
night into Mon night. A weak cold front will stall over the far N
waters by early afternoon, then lift NE as a warm front this
afternoon into tonight, and N of the area by early Fri. Another
cold front will approach from the NW Fri night into Sat, then
push SE across the N and central waters late Sat into Sat night
while weak low pres tracks E along the front. The front will
stall across the central waters Sun into Mon as another weak
low move E along the front. The front will dissipate by Mon night
as another cold front moves SE towards the coast.



$$

ANZ820-230500-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 fm-
1026 AM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to
15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.FRI...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Chance of rain and
areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SUN...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...W to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ915-230500-
Between 1000 fm and 38.5N west of 69W-
1026 AM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas
3 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 11 ft.
.SUN...W to SW winds diminishing to less than 10 kt, becoming 10
to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ920-230500-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 fm and south of 38.5N to
250 nm offshore-
1026 AM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TODAY...W winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 5
to 9 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt diminishing to 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SUN...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas
2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ905-230500-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 fm and 39N-
1026 AM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TODAY...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 4
to 7 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.SUN...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.MON...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ910-230500-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 nm offshore-
1026 AM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TODAY...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5
ft.
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 25 kt.
Seas building to 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 8 to 12 ft.
.SUN...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7
ft.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming SE. Seas
3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ825-230500-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 nm offshore-
1026 AM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TODAY...W winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 4 to 8 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...S to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 2 to
3 ft.

$$

ANZ828-230500-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 nm offshore-
1026 AM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TODAY...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...W to SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 4 to 8 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.MON...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas
1 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 2 to
4 ft.

$$

ANZ925-230500-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
1026 AM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TODAY...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.FRI...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt becoming 20 to 30 kt. Seas
building to 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 6
ft.
.MON...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to
20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ830-230500-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 nm offshore-
1026 AM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TODAY...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 4 to 8 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt becoming 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5
to 9 ft.
.SUN...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...winds becoming NE less than 10 kt, then E to NE.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...E winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SE. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
2 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ833-230500-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 nm offshore-
1026 AM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TODAY...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft. scattered Showers with a chance of TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SUN...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...E winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SE 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas
2 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ930-230500-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 nm and 250 nm offshore-
1026 AM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TODAY...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Showers and
TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Showers
and TSTMs.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas building to 4 to 8 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
5 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...E winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ835-230500-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 fm-
1026 AM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TODAY...S to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.MON...SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ935-230500-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 fm to 250 nm offshore-
1026 AM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.TODAY...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to
5 ft. chance of showers and TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 5 ft. chance of showers and TSTMs.
.FRI...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Rowland. Ocean Prediction Center.



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