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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
935 AM EST Fri Nov 17 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.

ANZ899-180345-
935 AM EST Fri Nov 17 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...Strong high pressure will build
southeast toward the coast today, then move east across the
waters tonight into Saturday. A strong cold front will approach
the area from the west Saturday night, then sweep east and
southeast over the waters Sunday. Another strong high will build
offshore Sunday night, then move east across the waters Monday
through Tuesday. The high will shift east of the waters Tuesday
night as the next cold front approaches from the west and
northwest.

$$

ANZ820-180345-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 fm-
935 AM EST Fri Nov 17 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft, building to 5 to
9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 25 to 30 kt, increasing to 30 to 35 kt.
Seas 8 to 14 ft. Scattered showers.
.SUN...Winds becoming W 30 to 35 kt, then diminishing to 25 to
30 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.MON...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ915-180345-
Between 1000 fm and 38.5N west of 69W-
935 AM EST Fri Nov 17 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. Numerous
showers.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
8 to 13 ft.
.SAT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 20 to 30 kt. Seas
4 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. Scattered
TSTMs.
.SUN...SW winds 35 to 45 kt, becoming W 25 to 35 kt. Seas
building to 13 to 19 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming 25 to 35 kt. Seas
11 to 16 ft.
.MON...W winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.TUE...W to SW winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding
to 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ920-180345-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 fm and south of 38.5N to
250 nm offshore-
935 AM EST Fri Nov 17 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft. Numerous
showers.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
8 to 13 ft.
.SAT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 20 to 30 kt. Seas
4 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. Scattered
TSTMs.
.SUN...W to SW winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas building to 12 to 19 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds diminishing to 20 to 30 kt, then increasing
to 30 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.MON...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.TUE...W to SW winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt, then becoming SW
10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ905-180345-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 fm and 39N-
935 AM EST Fri Nov 17 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming NW 30 to 35 kt. Seas
12 to 17 ft. Numerous showers.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 11 to 18 ft. Isolated showers.
.SAT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SUN...S to SW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas building to 10 to 18 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Winds diminishing to W 20 to 30 kt, then increasing
to 25 to 35 kt. Seas 13 to 19 ft.
.MON...W winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 14 to 16 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.TUE...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ910-180345-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 nm offshore-
935 AM EST Fri Nov 17 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming 25 to 35 kt. Seas 12 to
18 ft. Numerous showers.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 10 to 17 ft. Isolated showers.
.SAT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 7 to
12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.SUN...W to SW winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas building to 11 to 19 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds diminishing to 20 to 30 kt, then increasing
to 25 to 35 kt. Seas 13 to 18 ft.
.MON...W winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 16 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.TUE...W winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt, then becoming W to SW
10 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding
to 4 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ825-180345-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 nm offshore-
935 AM EST Fri Nov 17 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.SUN...W to SW winds increasing to 35 to 45 kt, then becoming NW
20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.MON...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ828-180345-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 nm offshore-
935 AM EST Fri Nov 17 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 30 to 40 kt.
Seas 8 to 13 ft. Isolated TSTMs.
.SUN...W to SW winds 35 to 45 kt, becoming NW 20 to 30 kt. Seas
9 to 15 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 10 ft.
.MON...NW winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt, then becoming W 10
to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt.
Seas subsiding to 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ925-180345-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
935 AM EST Fri Nov 17 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to less than
10 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
4 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.SUN...W to SW winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas building to 10 to 18 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Winds becoming NW 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 9
to 13 ft.
.MON...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt, then becoming
W to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...Winds becoming S to SW 5 to 15 kt, then increasing to 10
to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ830-180345-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 nm offshore-
935 AM EST Fri Nov 17 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 30 to 40 kt.
Seas 8 to 13 ft. Isolated TSTMs.
.SUN...SW winds 35 to 45 kt, becoming NW 20 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to
15 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 10 ft.
.MON...NW winds diminishing to 15 to 20 kt, then to 10 to 15 kt.
Seas subsiding to 4 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas subsiding to
2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...Winds becoming S to SW 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas building to 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ833-180345-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 nm offshore-
935 AM EST Fri Nov 17 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
5 to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable less than
5 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 30 to 40 kt.
Seas 7 to 12 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SUN...SW winds 30 to 40 kt, becoming NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to
15 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 9 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt, then to 5 to 10
kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.TUE...SE winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ930-180345-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 nm and 250 nm offshore-
935 AM EST Fri Nov 17 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas 6 to
10 ft.
.SAT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 30 to 40 kt.
Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.SUN...W to SW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Winds diminishing to NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding
to 7 to 11 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt.
Seas subsiding to 5 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SE 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ835-180345-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 fm-
935 AM EST Fri Nov 17 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SE 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.SUN...Winds becoming W to NW 25 to 35 kt, then diminishing to
NW 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7
ft.
.MON...N to NE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ935-180345-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 fm to 250 nm offshore-
935 AM EST Fri Nov 17 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N to NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming SW 25 to 35 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft, building to 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming W. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...E winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SE. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Figurskey. Ocean Prediction Center.



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