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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
438 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 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.

ANZ899-200900-
438 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A cold front across the NW
portion will pass slowly SE across the N and central waters
tonight and Sun, then become nearly stationary across the central
and S waters Sun night into Mon night while weakening. A high
pres ridge will build E across the N waters Sun night into Mon
night, then weaken and pass E of the area Tue into Tue night.
Another cold front will approach from the NW Tue night and Wed,
then push slowly SE across the N and central waters Wed night
into Thu night.

$$

ANZ820-200900-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 fm-
438 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.SUN...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable less than 10
kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 1 to 3
ft.
.MON...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 15 to 20 kt. Seas
building to 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming SW. Seas building to 4
to 7 ft.
.WED...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas 2
to 4 ft.
.THU...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming N to NW 5
to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ915-200900-
Between 1000 fm and 38.5N west of 69W-
438 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...W to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.MON...W to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas building to 4 to 6
ft.
.WED...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU...Winds shifting to N to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ920-200900-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 fm and south of 38.5N to
250 nm offshore-
438 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SUN...W to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt. Seas
becoming 3 to 6 ft.
.WED...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, except NW portion becoming N to NE 5
to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Winds becoming N 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ905-200900-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 fm and 39N-
438 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TONIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SUN...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT and MON...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...W to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.WED...S winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 4 to
7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to
7 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming N 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ910-200900-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 nm offshore-
438 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to 15
kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SUN...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas
subsiding to 3 to 4 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas
3 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE...W to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 20
kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...S to SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ825-200900-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 nm offshore-
438 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.SUN...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.MON...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 1 to 2
ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ828-200900-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 nm offshore-
438 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...Winds becoming variable less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.MON...E winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas 1 to 3
ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.THU...Winds shifting to N to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ925-200900-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
438 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SUN...Winds becoming variable less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.MON...E to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
2 to 3 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.MON NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SE.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...S to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming S 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED and WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, except far NW portion becoming N to
NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, except NW portion N 5 to 15
kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ830-200900-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 nm offshore-
438 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 3 to 5
ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SUN...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable less than 10
kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SUN NIGHT and MON...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3
ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.MON NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE...Winds becoming S to SW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Winds shifting to N to NE 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4
ft.

$$

ANZ833-200900-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 nm offshore-
438 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.SUN...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming less than 10 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
2 to 3 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.MON and MON NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3
ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TUE...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT and WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, except NW portion becoming
NE. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ930-200900-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 nm and 250 nm offshore-
438 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.SUN...S to SW winds diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...S to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.MON NIGHT...S to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas
3 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ835-200900-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 fm-
438 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SUN...S to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas
2 to 4 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas 2 to
3 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.MON...E to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...S to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT and WED...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ935-200900-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 fm to 250 nm offshore-
438 PM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN and SUN NIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...S to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...E to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas
4 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...S to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 5 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Vukits. Ocean Prediction Center.



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