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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1105 PM EDT Wed Sep 20 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.

ANZ899-220315-
1105 PM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...Tropical Storm Jose was
located near 39.5N 68.2W at 11 PM EDT tonight, and was moving
east-northeast or 060 degrees at 05 kt. Jose will move to 39.6N
67.7W at 8 AM Thu, to 39.5N 67.7W by 8 PM Thu night, to 39.5N
68.5W by 8 AM Fri, to 39.4N 69.0W by 8 PM Fri night as a
post-tropical low, to 39.1N 69.4W by 8 PM Sat night, to 39.0N
70.2W by 8 PM Sun night, then dissipate by 8 PM Mon night. Hurricane
Maria will approach from the S Mon, and move over the S waters
to 32.0N 71.0W by 8 pm Mon night. S to SE swell from Maria will
move through the area Fri into Mon night. Refer to the latest
National Hurricane Center advisories on Tropical Storm Jose and
Hurricane Maria. Otherwise, a high pres ridge will build over the
S waters tonight through Fri, then weaken Fri night.

$$

ANZ820-220315-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 fm-
1105 PM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.THU...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 10 to 17 ft.
Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.FRI...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft. Scattered showers and
TSTMs.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.
.SAT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 10
ft.
.SUN...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to
9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 10 ft.
.MON...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

$$

ANZ915-220315-
Between 1000 fm and 38.5N west of 69W-
1105 PM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 45 to 55 kt. Seas 13 to 22 ft. Numerous showers
and isolated TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...N to NW winds diminishing to 35 to 45 kt. Seas 13 to 22 ft.
Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 13 to 22 ft. Numerous
showers and isolated TSTMs.
.FRI...N to NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas becoming 12 to 20 ft.
Numerous showers and isolated TSTMs.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming N 20 to 30 kt. Seas
subsiding to 11 to 18 ft.
.SAT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 8 to 14 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 12 ft.
.SUN...Winds shifting to S 15 to 25 kt, then becoming N 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S to SE 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 9 to 10 ft.
.MON...E to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.

$$

ANZ920-220315-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 fm and south of 38.5N to
250 nm offshore-
1105 PM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 40 to 50 kt. Seas 13 to 22 ft. Scattered
showers and isolated TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...NW winds diminishing to 30 to 40 kt. Seas becoming 12 to 20
ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 30 to 40 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 12 to
21 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.FRI...W to NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas becoming 12 to 18 ft.
Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 10 to 18 ft.
.SAT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 8 to 13 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 7 to
12 ft.
.SUN...Winds veering to N 15 to 25 kt, then becoming S to SW 10 to
20 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SE 5 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to
11 ft.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to SE 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to
11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.

$$

ANZ905-220315-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 fm and 39N-
1105 PM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S to SE winds 40 to 55 kt. Seas 14 to 23 ft. Numerous
showers and isolated TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...S to SE winds 35 to 50 kt. Seas 13 to 22 ft. Numerous showers
and isolated TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU NIGHT...S to SE winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 12 to 21 ft. Numerous
showers and isolated TSTMs.
.FRI...S to SE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas subsiding to 9 to 15 ft.
Numerous showers and isolated TSTMs.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SE winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt.
Seas subsiding to 8 to 12 ft.
.SAT...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SUN...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.MON...SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

$$

ANZ910-220315-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 nm offshore-
1105 PM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 40 to 55 kt. Seas 17 to 23 ft. Numerous
showers and isolated TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...W to SW winds 35 to 50 kt, becoming 35 to 45 kt. Seas
subsiding to 15 to 20 ft. Numerous showers and isolated TSTMs with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 12 to 21 ft. Numerous
showers and isolated TSTMs.
.FRI...S to SW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas subsiding to 10 to 14 ft.
Numerous showers and isolated TSTMs.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt.
Seas subsiding to 9 to 12 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 7 to 11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.SUN...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
8 to 11 ft.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11
ft.

$$

ANZ825-220315-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 nm offshore-
1105 PM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5
to 9 ft.
.THU...N winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9
ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
building to 7 to 12 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to
11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE 5 to 10 kt. Seas
6 to 11 ft.

$$

ANZ828-220315-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 nm offshore-
1105 PM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.TONIGHT...W to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas building to
6 to 10 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6
to 11 ft.
.SUN...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to
12 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.MON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.

$$

ANZ925-220315-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
1105 PM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE MON NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 8 to 13 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 9 to 15 ft.
.FRI...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.SAT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.SUN...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.MON...E winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft, building to 13 to 22
ft.
.MON NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible.

$$

ANZ830-220315-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 nm offshore-
1105 PM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.TONIGHT...W to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8
ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt.
Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to
10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas
building to 7 to 12 ft.
.SUN...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.MON...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas building to 9 to 15 ft.

$$

ANZ833-220315-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 nm offshore-
1105 PM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI...N to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas
building to 6 to 11 ft.
.SAT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas
building to 7 to 13 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.MON...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N. Seas building to 9 to
15 ft.

$$

ANZ930-220315-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 nm and 250 nm offshore-
1105 PM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt. Seas 7
to 10 ft.
.THU...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas 9 to
11 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas building
to 10 to 13 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas becoming 10 to 16 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft.
.SUN NIGHT through MON NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible.

$$

ANZ835-220315-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 fm-
1105 PM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 4
to 7 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 4 to 7
ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas building to 5 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas building to 6 to 11 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas building to 8 to 13 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas building to 10 to 17 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 13
ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.

$$

ANZ935-220315-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 fm to 250 nm offshore-
1105 PM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.THU...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas 6 to 8
ft.
.THU NIGHT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
6 to 8 ft.
.FRI...E to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas building to 7 to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas building to 8 to 12 ft.
.SAT...NE winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 10 to 15
ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 11 to 19 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 20 ft.
.SUN NIGHT through MON NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible.

$$

.Forecaster Kells. Ocean Prediction Center.


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