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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
321 AM EST Fri Nov 24 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.

ANZ899-242015-
321 AM EST Fri Nov 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A high pres ridge will build E
across the N portion today, then shift E of the waters tonight.
Low pres from the SW will track NE over the S portion today and
tonight, then pass E and NE of the area Sat and Sat night. A
cold front will move SE across the waters Sat night, then pass E
of the region Sun before a second cold front passes SE across the
N waters late Mon and Mon night. Another ridge will build slowly
SE across the area Sun night through Tue night. A third cold
front will approach the area from the NW Tue night.

$$

ANZ820-242015-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 fm-
321 AM EST Fri Nov 24 2017

.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 10 kt early,
then becoming W to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 20 to 30 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...W winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft.
.TUE...Winds increasing to S to SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 2
to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas building to 4 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ915-242015-
Between 1000 fm and 38.5N west of 69W-
321 AM EST Fri Nov 24 2017

.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt early, then
becoming variable. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4
to 5 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5
ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...W winds increasing to 25 to 30 kt, then becoming NW 20 to 30
kt. Seas building to 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming W. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.MON...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...N winds diminishing to less than 10 kt, then becoming SW 10
to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ920-242015-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 fm and south of 38.5N to
250 nm offshore-
321 AM EST Fri Nov 24 2017

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

$$

ANZ905-242015-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 fm and 39N-
321 AM EST Fri Nov 24 2017

.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas subsiding
to 4 to 5 ft.
.SAT...S to SE winds increasing to 10 to 20 kt, then becoming S to
SW. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Winds becomng W to NW 5 to 15 kt, then becoming W
to SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6 to 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.MON...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt, then becoming W to
SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas becoming 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ910-242015-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 nm offshore-
321 AM EST Fri Nov 24 2017

.TODAY...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE 5 to 10 kt. Seas
5 to 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas
subsiding to 4 to 5 ft.
.SAT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Scattered showers.
.SAT NIGHT...Winds shifting to W 10 to 15 kt, then increasing to
15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6 to 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming W. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.MON...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.TUE...N winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt, then becoming W to SW.
Seas becoming 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 3
to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ825-242015-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 nm offshore-
321 AM EST Fri Nov 24 2017

.TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5
ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 3 to 4
ft.
.SAT...W to SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 20 to 30 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 4 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 10 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding
to 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ828-242015-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 nm offshore-
321 AM EST Fri Nov 24 2017

.TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE early, then diminishing to
5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.MON...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding
to 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2
ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ925-242015-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
321 AM EST Fri Nov 24 2017

.TODAY...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE 10 to 20 kt early,
then becoming E 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4
to 7 ft. Rain.
.SAT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6
ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.MON...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.TUE...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5
ft.

$$

ANZ830-242015-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 nm offshore-
321 AM EST Fri Nov 24 2017

.TODAY...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 10 to 20 kt early,
then becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Chance of rain.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3
to 6 ft.
.SAT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5
ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6
ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...Winds shifting to W to NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to
2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Winds becomng N 5 to 10 kt, then becoming NE. Seas
1 to 3 ft.
.TUE...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ833-242015-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 nm offshore-
321 AM EST Fri Nov 24 2017

.TODAY...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...E to NE winds diminishing to 10 to 15 kt, then becoming N
to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SAT...Winds shifting to NW 10 to 15 kt, then becoming W. Seas 3
to 5 ft. Scattered showers.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...Winds becomng N 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.TUE...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.

$$

ANZ930-242015-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 nm and 250 nm offshore-
321 AM EST Fri Nov 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E to NE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NE 30 to 40 kt early,
then becoming E to NE 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Rain early, then
showers and scattered TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...E winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt, then becoming W to
SW. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft. Showers.
.SAT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Winds shifting to W 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7
ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas 3 to 4
ft.
.TUE...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 2 to 4
ft.

$$

ANZ835-242015-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 fm-
321 AM EST Fri Nov 24 2017

.TODAY...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 8 ft.
Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SAT...N to NW winds diminishing to 10 to 15 kt, then becoming W.
Seas subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...Winds becomng N to NE 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ935-242015-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 fm to 250 nm offshore-
321 AM EST Fri Nov 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NE winds 30 to 40 kt, becoming E 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11
ft. Showers and TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas subsiding to 5 to 8 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SAT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 4 to 6 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4
to 5 ft.
.SUN...Winds becomng N to NW 10 to 20 kt, then becoming N 10 to
15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Musonda. Ocean Prediction Center.



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