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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
335 PM EST Fri Feb 23 2018

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.

ANZ899-240800-
335 PM EST Fri Feb 23 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...High pressure will persist just E
of the southern waters tonight through Mon, then shift S and
dissipate Mon night into Tue. A weak low pressure along a
stationary front over the central waters will lift N of the area
as a warm front tonight. A weak cold front will move into the
northern portions Sat, stall Sat night, then lift back N as a
warm front Sun. Another cold front will into the northern waters
Sun, move across the central waters Sun night, then move across
the southern waters Mon and Mon night. High pressure will build
E across the waters Mon night through Tue night, then shift E of
the area Wed and Wed night ahead of another approaching front.

$$

ANZ820-240800-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 fm-
335 PM EST Fri Feb 23 2018

.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW early, then, becoming
W to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Chance of rain. Areas of
fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SAT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less early.
.SAT NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of
fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SUN...E winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft. Chance of rain early. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 NM or less.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to
15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to
20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
1 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ915-240800-
Between 1000 fm and 38.5N west of 69W-
335 PM EST Fri Feb 23 2018

.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE 10 to 20 kt
early, then, becoming W 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Chance of
rain, Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SAT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...E to SE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming S to SE 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft. Chance of rain. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or
less.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to
20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SE.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ920-240800-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 fm and south of 38.5N to
250 nm offshore-
335 PM EST Fri Feb 23 2018

.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 6 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SAT...W 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 SE 10 to
20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.WED...W to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 15 to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ905-240800-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 fm and 39N-
335 PM EST Fri Feb 23 2018

.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 15 to 25 kt early,
then, becoming W to SW 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Chance of
rain. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SAT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E to NE 15 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...E winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming SE. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas
3 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ910-240800-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 nm offshore-
335 PM EST Fri Feb 23 2018

.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt
early, then, becoming W to SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
Chance of rain. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SAT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...E to SE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 4 to
6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N 20 to 30 kt. Seas
5 to 7 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 15 to
25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ825-240800-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 nm offshore-
335 PM EST Fri Feb 23 2018

.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to SW
early, then, becoming SW. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY
1 nm or less.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...N to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.WED...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ828-240800-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 nm offshore-
335 PM EST Fri Feb 23 2018

.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable early,
then, becoming SW. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm
or less.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...S winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
1 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S to SW 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ925-240800-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
335 PM EST Fri Feb 23 2018

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SAT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less early.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to
6 ft.
.WED...S to SW winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ830-240800-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 nm offshore-
335 PM EST Fri Feb 23 2018

.TONIGHT...W to NW winds less than 5 kt, becoming S to SW early,
then, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Scattered showers and areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW less than 10 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N to NE 10 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.WED...S winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ833-240800-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 nm offshore-
335 PM EST Fri Feb 23 2018

.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S early,
then, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE 15 to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ930-240800-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 nm and 250 nm offshore-
335 PM EST Fri Feb 23 2018

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to
20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 5 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 20 to
30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ835-240800-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 fm-
335 PM EST Fri Feb 23 2018

.TONIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 15 to
25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming E 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ935-240800-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 fm to 250 nm offshore-
335 PM EST Fri Feb 23 2018

.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 5 ft.
.SUN...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 15 to
25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE...E to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED...E to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Collins. Ocean Prediction Center.



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