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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
344 AM EST Mon Dec 11 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.

ANZ899-112030-
344 AM EST Mon Dec 11 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A weak high pres ridge across
the S waters will shift E of the area today. Developing low pres
will approach the N waters from the W tonight, then pass N of
the region Tue night and Wed while pulling a strong cold front E
across the area. Another ridge will build E over the waters Wed
night through Thu, then shift E of the area Thu night. Low pres
will approach the region from the W and move quickly E across
the central and N waters Thu. Another low pres will move
offshore Fri and Fri night.

$$

ANZ820-112030-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 fm-
344 AM EST Mon Dec 11 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W to SW 20 to 30 kt. Seas
building to 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 25 to 30 kt, increasing to 30 to 35 kt.
Seas building to 8 to 14 ft.
.WED...W winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas building to 10 to 17 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 10 to 17 ft, subsiding to 6 to 12 ft.
.THU...W winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 3
to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...W winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft, building to 4 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ915-112030-
Between 1000 fm and 38.5N west of 69W-
344 AM EST Mon Dec 11 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 4 to 5 ft.
.TUE...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft, building to
6 to 10 ft. Showers. Scattered TSTMs.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt.
Seas building to 9 to 16 ft. Rain with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...W winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas building to 14 to 21 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 21 ft.
.THU...W winds diminishing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft,
subsiding to 6 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 5 to
15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.FRI...W winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft, building to 7 to 10 ft.

$$

ANZ920-112030-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 fm and south of 38.5N to
250 nm offshore-
344 AM EST Mon Dec 11 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Scattered showers.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW. Seas subsiding
to 4 to 5 ft.
.TUE...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming SW 25 to 35 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft, building to 7 to 12 ft. Showers and TSTMs.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas building to 10 to
17 ft. Showers with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...W winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 13 to 21 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 13 to 22 ft.
.THU...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft, subsiding to 6 to
12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 12 ft.
.FRI...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.

$$

ANZ905-112030-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 fm and 39N-
344 AM EST Mon Dec 11 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas subsiding
to 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to
9 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas building to 11 to
18 ft. Showers and scattered TSTMs. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED...W winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 21 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 35 to 40 kt. Seas 19 to 23 ft.
.THU...W winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming 20 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 22
ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft,
subsiding to 7 to 11 ft.
.FRI...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to
25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

$$

ANZ910-112030-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 nm offshore-
344 AM EST Mon Dec 11 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. Scattered
showers.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 5 to
7 ft.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S to SW 25 to 35 kt. Seas
5 to 6 ft, building to 6 to 11 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas building to 10 to
18 ft. TSTMs and scattered showers with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...W winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas building to 15 to 22 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 30 to 35 kt. Seas 18 to 23 ft.
.THU...W winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming W to SW 20 to 30 kt. Seas
15 to 22 ft, subsiding to 10 to 15 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.FRI...W winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
subsiding to 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

$$

ANZ825-112030-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 nm offshore-
344 AM EST Mon Dec 11 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...W to SW winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to
6 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming W to NW 30 to 35 kt.
Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.WED...W winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds becoming 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft,
subsiding to 4 to 8 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...W winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW. Seas building to
5 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ828-112030-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 nm offshore-
344 AM EST Mon Dec 11 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W. Seas 4 to 8 ft,
building to 8 to 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.WED...W winds 30 to 35 kt, diminishing to 25 to 30 kt. Seas
9 to 15 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 8 ft.
.THU...SW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming W 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to
10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI...W winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
5 to 9 ft.

$$

ANZ925-112030-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
344 AM EST Mon Dec 11 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas
5 to 9 ft, building to 8 to 14 ft. TSTMs and scattered showers
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft. Rain
with VSBY 1 nm or less early.
.WED...W winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 20 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 11 to 19 ft, subsiding to 8 to 14 ft.
.THU...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 10 to
20 kt. Seas becoming 7 to 10 ft.
.FRI...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7 to 12
ft.

$$

ANZ830-112030-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 nm offshore-
344 AM EST Mon Dec 11 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to SW 25 to 35 kt. Seas
5 to 9 ft, building to 9 to 14 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming NW 25 to 35 kt. Seas
9 to 15 ft.
.WED...W winds 30 to 35 kt, diminishing to 25 to 30 kt. Seas
9 to 15 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds diminishing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding
to 4 to 8 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 5 to
15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming NW. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

$$

ANZ833-112030-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 nm offshore-
344 AM EST Mon Dec 11 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming W to SW 25 to 35 kt. Seas
6 to 9 ft, building to 8 to 14 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming NW 30 to 35 kt. Seas
9 to 15 ft.
.WED...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming W 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to
15 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds diminishing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 11
ft, subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

$$

ANZ930-112030-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 nm and 250 nm offshore-
344 AM EST Mon Dec 11 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
8 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas
5 to 9 ft, building to 8 to 14 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 30 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft. Scattered
showers with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...W winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 11 to 19 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt.
Seas 10 to 17 ft, subsiding to 6 to 12 ft.
.THU...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.FRI...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

$$

ANZ835-112030-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 fm-
344 AM EST Mon Dec 11 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W 25 to 35 kt. Seas
building to 8 to 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming NW 25 to 35 kt. Seas
9 to 14 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds diminishing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 14
ft, subsiding to 5 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 6 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.FRI...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW. Seas 5 to 9 ft.

$$

ANZ935-112030-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 fm to 250 nm offshore-
344 AM EST Mon Dec 11 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to SW 25 to 35 kt. Seas
4 to 8 ft, building to 8 to 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 30 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming W 20 to 30 kt. Seas
10 to 16 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 8 to 14 ft, subsiding to 5 to 9 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI...W to SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Clark. Ocean Prediction Center.



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