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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
323 PM 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.

ANZ899-250900-
323 PM EST Fri Nov 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A high pres ridge across the N
portion will shift E of the waters tonight. Low pres from the SW
will track NE over the S portion 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, then move into the central portion by Wed
night.

$$

ANZ820-250900-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 fm-
323 PM EST Fri Nov 24 2017

.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming 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...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...S to SW winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED...W winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas
2 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ915-250900-
Between 1000 fm and 38.5N west of 69W-
323 PM EST Fri Nov 24 2017

.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 4 to
6 ft.
.SAT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 15 to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7 to 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming W. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.MON...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft, building
to 3 to 6 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas 3 to
6 ft.

$$

ANZ920-250900-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 fm and south of 38.5N to
250 nm offshore-
323 PM EST Fri Nov 24 2017

.TONIGHT...E to SE winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to
15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...N to NW winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4
to 8 ft. Scattered showers.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SUN...W winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming NW 20 to 30 kt. Seas
building to 7 to 12 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.MON...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ905-250900-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 fm and 39N-
323 PM EST Fri Nov 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SE early,
then, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S to SE 20 to 30 kt. Seas
building to 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN...W winds 25 to 30 kt, increasing to 30 to 35 kt. Seas 7 to
12 ft. Scattered showers.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.MON...W winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 10 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ910-250900-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 nm offshore-
323 PM EST Fri Nov 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming E early,
then, becoming SE 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...SE winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt, then becoming N.
Seas building to 5 to 9 ft. Scattered showers.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN...W winds 25 to 30 kt, increasing to 30 to 35 kt. Seas 7 to
12 ft. Scattered showers.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W 20 to 25 kt. Seas
8 to 12 ft.
.MON...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ825-250900-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 nm offshore-
323 PM EST Fri Nov 24 2017

.TONIGHT...E winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.SAT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW 20 to 30 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...W winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 1 to
3 ft.
.TUE...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 1 to
2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW less than 10 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.

$$

ANZ828-250900-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 nm offshore-
323 PM EST Fri Nov 24 2017

.TONIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to
15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
1 to 3 ft.
.TUE...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 1 to
2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.WED...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming N to NE.
Seas 1 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ925-250900-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
323 PM EST Fri Nov 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S to SE 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 4 to 8 ft. Chance of rain.
.SAT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5
to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas
3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ830-250900-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 nm offshore-
323 PM EST Fri Nov 24 2017

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

$$

ANZ833-250900-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 nm offshore-
323 PM EST Fri Nov 24 2017

.TONIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N to NE 20 to
30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Chance of rain.
.SAT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to
10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming E to NE.
Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.TUE...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.WED...S winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ930-250900-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 nm and 250 nm offshore-
323 PM EST Fri Nov 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 5 to 9 ft. TSTMs and scattered showers.
.SAT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to NW 15 to 20 kt.
Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming E to NE.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...E winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.WED...E to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ835-250900-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 fm-
323 PM EST Fri Nov 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming N to NW 20 to
30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 4 to 7 ft. Scattered showers.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas 3 to
6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ935-250900-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 fm to 250 nm offshore-
323 PM EST Fri Nov 24 2017

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

$$

.Forecaster Nolt. Ocean Prediction Center.



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