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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
437 AM EDT Mon Jun 26 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.

ANZ899-262115-
437 AM EDT Mon Jun 26 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A high pres ridge will weaken
just S of the waters today into Tue. A cold front across the
central waters will drift over the S waters today, then dissipate
tonight. Another cold front will move SE into the N and central
waters late tonight and Tue, then pass E of the area Tue night.
High pres will build to the coast Wed, move offshore late Wed and
Wed night, and pass E of the region Thu and Thu night while
establishing a ridge across the central and S waters. The ridge
will persist across the S portion Fri and Fri night as another
cold front stalls N of the area across the New England waters.

$$

ANZ820-262115-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 fm-
437 AM EDT Mon Jun 26 2017

.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt, then
becoming S to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2
to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1
to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3
ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S 15 to 25 kt. Seas building
to 3 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas building to 4 to 8 ft.
.FRI and FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ915-262115-
Between 1000 fm and 38.5N west of 69W-
437 AM EDT Mon Jun 26 2017

.TODAY...W to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 2 to 3
ft.
.TUE...S to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ920-262115-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 fm and south of 38.5N to
250 nm offshore-
437 AM EDT Mon Jun 26 2017

.TODAY...N to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers.
.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming E. Seas 2 to 4
ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TUE...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2
to 4 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4
ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 2 to 3
ft.
.THU...SW winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2
to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas building to 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ905-262115-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 fm and 39N-
437 AM EDT Mon Jun 26 2017

.TODAY...W winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft, subsiding to 3
to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE...S to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4
ft.
.THU...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ910-262115-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 nm offshore-
437 AM EDT Mon Jun 26 2017

.TODAY...N winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable, then
becoming W to SW. Seas 4 to 6 ft, subsiding to 3 to 4 ft.
Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas 3
to 4 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TUE...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ825-262115-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 nm offshore-
437 AM EDT Mon Jun 26 2017

.TODAY...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas 2 to 3
ft.
.TONIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3
ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming SW. Seas building to 3 to
6 ft.
.FRI...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.

$$

ANZ828-262115-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 nm offshore-
437 AM EDT Mon Jun 26 2017

.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 1
to 3 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 1 to 3
ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft.

$$

ANZ925-262115-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
437 AM EDT Mon Jun 26 2017

.TODAY...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, except NW portion N to NW 5
to 15 kt, then becoming variable 5 to 15 kt throughout late.
Seas 3 to 6 ft. Showers and TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 2 to 4 ft.
Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TUE NIGHT...Winds shifting to N 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...E winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas building to 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI and FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ830-262115-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 nm offshore-
437 AM EDT Mon Jun 26 2017

.TODAY...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 2 to 4
ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 2 to 3
ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas 2
to 3 ft.
.THU...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1
to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ833-262115-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 nm offshore-
437 AM EDT Mon Jun 26 2017

.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 15 kt, then
veering to E to SE. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3
ft.
.THU...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E to SE 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3
ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 5 to 10 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2
to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ930-262115-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 nm and 250 nm offshore-
437 AM EDT Mon Jun 26 2017

.TODAY...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming variable 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 2 to 4
ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TUE...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...E winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4
ft.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2
to 4 ft.
.FRI...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ835-262115-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 fm-
437 AM EDT Mon Jun 26 2017

.TODAY...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, except far SE portion
kt becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...Winds shifting to NE 5 to 15 kt, then becoming variable.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.WED...NE winds increasing to 15 to 20 kt, then becoming E 10 to 20
kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2
to 4 ft.
.THU...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E to SE 5 to 10 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ935-262115-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 fm to 250 nm offshore-
437 AM EDT Mon Jun 26 2017

.TODAY...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to
4 ft. Showers and TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3
to 4 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TUE...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Showers and
scattered TSTMs.
.TUE NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas
2 to 3 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.WED...NE winds increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4
ft.
.THU...E winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3
to 4 ft.
.FRI...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Kells. Ocean Prediction Center.


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