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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
444 PM EDT Tue Jul 25 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.

ANZ899-260800-
444 PM EDT Tue Jul 25 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A cold front will move slowly
southeast through tonight and Wednesday while weakening, stalling
off of the Carolina coast through Thursday as high pressure
builds south over the mid-Atlantic. Low pressure approaches the
mid-Atlantic coast from the west Friday, moving east and
gradually pushing another cold front south into the southern
waters Saturday and Sunday. This front will then stall off of
the southeast coast late Sunday, while weak high pressure builds
off of the mid-Atlantic coast.

$$

ANZ820-260800-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 fm-
444 PM EDT Tue Jul 25 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Chance of
rain.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.THU...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NE 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft, building to 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N 25 to 35 kt. Seas 7 to
13 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to NW.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ915-260800-
Between 1000 fm and 38.5N west of 69W-
444 PM EDT Tue Jul 25 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 5 to 7 ft. Chance of showers.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Slight chance of
showers.
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.THU...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas
3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT...N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to
11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ920-260800-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 fm and south of 38.5N to
250 nm offshore-
444 PM EDT Tue Jul 25 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Numerous
showers and scattered TSTMs.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Scattered showers.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.THU...N to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas
8 to 13 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to
11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas 4 to
7 ft.

$$

ANZ905-260800-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 fm and 39N-
444 PM EDT Tue Jul 25 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft. Scattered showers.
.WED...NE winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
5 to 7 ft. Slight chance of showers.
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E. Seas 4 to
6 ft.
.THU...E winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to SW.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming SW 20 to 30 kt. Seas
7 to 12 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 5 to 9 ft.

$$

ANZ910-260800-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 nm offshore-
444 PM EDT Tue Jul 25 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas
6 to 8 ft. Scattered showers.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to
6 ft. Slight chance of showers.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft.
.THU...NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to SW.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming SW 25 to 35 kt. Seas
8 to 13 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 5 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ825-260800-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 nm offshore-
444 PM EDT Tue Jul 25 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NE to E 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft. Chance of rain.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE 5 to 10 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.THU...SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.SAT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ828-260800-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 nm offshore-
444 PM EDT Tue Jul 25 2017

.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers.
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas
2 to 4 ft. Isolated showers.
.THU...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N to NW 20 to 25 kt.
Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SUN...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt. Seas
5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ925-260800-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
444 PM EDT Tue Jul 25 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N to NE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Scattered showers and
TSTMs.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.THU...N winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to
4 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to SW 25 to 35 kt. Seas
8 to 14 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ830-260800-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 nm offshore-
444 PM EDT Tue Jul 25 2017

.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers and
TSTMs.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Isolated showers.
.THU...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming S 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SAT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
6 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ833-260800-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 nm offshore-
444 PM EDT Tue Jul 25 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE, then, becoming
E to NE. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.WED...E to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming NE. Seas 3 to
4 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SUN...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

$$

ANZ930-260800-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 nm and 250 nm offshore-
444 PM EDT Tue Jul 25 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft. Numerous showers and scattered TSTMs.
.WED...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.THU...N to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to SW.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas
8 to 14 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SUN...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas 5 to
9 ft.

$$

ANZ835-260800-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 fm-
444 PM EDT Tue Jul 25 2017

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of
showers and TSTMs.
.WED...W to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
2 to 3 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.WED NIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas
2 to 3 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SAT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NE. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.

$$

ANZ935-260800-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 fm to 250 nm offshore-
444 PM EDT Tue Jul 25 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Numerous showers and TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...W winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Showers and
TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming W. Seas
2 to 4 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.THU...W winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to
15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...W to SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Figurskey. Ocean Prediction Center.



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