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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
433 AM EDT Sun Oct 22 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.

ANZ899-222015-
433 AM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A high pres ridge will move
slowly E across the waters today through Mon, then shift E of
the area Mon night into Tue. A strong cold front will approach
from the W Mon through Tue, drift offshore Tue night, then move E
across the waters Wed through Thu. Low pres is expected to form
along the front just E of Cape Hatteras Wed, then pass N across
the area Wed night. Another ridge will build NE over the waters
late Thu and Thu night.

$$

ANZ820-222015-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 fm-
433 AM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming SE. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.TONIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE 10 to 15 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.WED...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

$$

ANZ915-222015-
Between 1000 fm and 38.5N west of 69W-
433 AM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas
3 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SE 10 to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.WED...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 10 to 17 ft.
.THU...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.

$$

ANZ920-222015-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 fm and south of 38.5N to
250 nm offshore-
433 AM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...E to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.WED...S winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.

$$

ANZ905-222015-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 fm and 39N-
433 AM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.WED...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming S to SE 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 11 to 17 ft.
.THU...S to SE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 13 to 20 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W 15 to 25 kt. Seas
10 to 17 ft.

$$

ANZ910-222015-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 nm offshore-
433 AM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...E winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.WED...S winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 13 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 12 to 17 ft.
.THU...S winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming SW 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to
18 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft.

$$

ANZ825-222015-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 nm offshore-
433 AM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to
10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 5 to 9 ft.

$$

ANZ828-222015-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 nm offshore-
433 AM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming E. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Scattered
TSTMs.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ925-222015-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
433 AM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.WED...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.THU...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

$$

ANZ830-222015-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 nm offshore-
433 AM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.TODAY...E to SE winds less than 5 kt, becoming variable, then,
becoming E. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Scattered
showers. Scattered TSTMs.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED...S winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming variable 5 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ833-222015-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 nm offshore-
433 AM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.TODAY...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft.
.MON...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to
10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ930-222015-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 nm and 250 nm offshore-
433 AM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SE 10 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming S. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
Scattered showers.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming W 20 to 30 kt. Seas
7 to 13 ft.
.THU...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 10 ft.

$$

ANZ835-222015-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 fm-
433 AM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.TODAY...E to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered
showers.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Scattered
showers.
.TUE...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas
3 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ935-222015-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 fm to 250 nm offshore-
433 AM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.TODAY...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E to SE 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON...E to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W 20 to 25 kt.
Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than
10 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Scovil. Ocean Prediction Center.


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