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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
326 AM EST Wed Jan 24 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.

ANZ899-241945-
326 AM EST Wed Jan 24 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A strong cold front will move E
of the area this morning. A secondary cold front will move SE
across the N and central waters later today and tonight. Low
pressure will develop just E of the N waters early Thu, then
quickly track NE Thu night while strengthening. High pressure
will build E toward the coast Thu night, move E across the waters
Fri and Fri night, then shift E of the the area Sat and Sat
night. Another strong cold front will approach the coast Sun and
move E off the coast Sun night.

$$

ANZ820-241945-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 fm-
326 AM EST Wed Jan 24 2018

.TODAY...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 8 ft.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
subsiding to 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 4 to 7
ft.

$$

ANZ915-241945-
Between 1000 fm and 38.5N west of 69W-
326 AM EST Wed Jan 24 2018

.TODAY...W winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 11 ft.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...Winds diminishing to variable 5 to 15 kt, then becoming
S to SW. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7
to 12 ft.

$$

ANZ920-241945-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 fm and south of 38.5N to
250 nm offshore-
326 AM EST Wed Jan 24 2018

.TODAY...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 11 ft.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt, then becoming
variable. Seas subsiding to 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT...Winds becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 5
ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas building to 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 8 to 14 ft.

$$

ANZ905-241945-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 fm and 39N-
326 AM EST Wed Jan 24 2018

.TODAY...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 13 ft.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas becoming 7 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 8 to 12 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 9 to 15 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 7 to 12 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7 to 12 ft.

$$

ANZ910-241945-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 nm offshore-
326 AM EST Wed Jan 24 2018

.TODAY...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 18 ft. Chance of rain
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 8 to 12 ft.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 9 to 13 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt.
Seas subsiding to 7 to 12 ft.
.SAT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas subsiding
to 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 8 to 14
ft.

$$

ANZ825-241945-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 nm offshore-
326 AM EST Wed Jan 24 2018

.TODAY...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 5 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...W to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas
subsiding to 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 1 to 3
ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...S to SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas building to 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ828-241945-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 nm offshore-
326 AM EST Wed Jan 24 2018

.TODAY...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5
to 8 ft.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 6 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 9 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas subsiding to 3 to
6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas subsiding to 2 to 4
ft.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas building to 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Winds veering to W to SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to
6 to 10 ft.

$$

ANZ925-241945-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
326 AM EST Wed Jan 24 2018

.TODAY...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 8 ft.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...Winds veering to E to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to
4 to 8 ft.
.SAT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 8 to 13 ft.

$$

ANZ830-241945-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 nm offshore-
326 AM EST Wed Jan 24 2018

.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5
to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 4
to 7 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 6 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds less than 10 kt, becoming SE. Seas subsiding to
3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6 to 11
ft.

$$

ANZ833-241945-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 nm offshore-
326 AM EST Wed Jan 24 2018

.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5
to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas building to 5 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6
to 10 ft.
.FRI...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SE. Seas subsiding to 3 to
5 ft.
.SAT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 4 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6 to 11
ft.

$$

ANZ930-241945-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 nm and 250 nm offshore-
326 AM EST Wed Jan 24 2018

.TODAY...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
7 to 12 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding
to 4 to 8 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 7 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NE 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding
to 5 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
8 ft.
.SAT...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SE. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6 to 11 ft.

$$

ANZ835-241945-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 fm-
326 AM EST Wed Jan 24 2018

.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5
to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6 to 11
ft.

$$

ANZ935-241945-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 fm to 250 nm offshore-
326 AM EST Wed Jan 24 2018

.TODAY...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5
to 9 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...W winds increasing to 10 to 20 kt, then becoming NW 15 to
20 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas becoming 6 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI...E to NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SAT...E winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SE. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN...SE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming S. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7 to 10 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Collins. Ocean Prediction Center.


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