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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
441 PM EDT Fri Aug 23 2019

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.

ANZ899-240800-
441 PM EDT Fri Aug 23 2019

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A high pressure ridge over the
southern waters will weaken and shift E of the area this evening.
A cold front over the far NW waters will drift SE over the
remainder of the northern waters tonight, then drift S to the
central waters by Sat, and persist over these waters Sat night
into Mon. Low pressure centers will track E and NE along the
boundary Sat into Mon. High pressure will build well N of the
region Sat into Sat night, persist Sun and Sun night, and then
shift NE of the area Mon. A possible tropical cyclone will move N
into the southern waters Sun, move NE across the waters Sun night
through Tue night, then clear NE of the area Wed and Wed night.
A high pressure ridge will build S across the waters Wed and Wed
night.

$$

ANZ820-240800-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 FM-
441 PM EDT Fri Aug 23 2019

.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 25 kt.
Winds to 35 kt or higher possible in or near tstms. Seas 4 to 7
ft. Scattered showers and tstms.
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Scattered showers.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Scattered tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.MON...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.TUE...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to
15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas 5 to
8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ915-240800-
Between 1000FM and 38.5 N west of 69 W-
441 PM EDT Fri Aug 23 2019

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to
15 kt, then, becoming NE 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Scattered
showers and tstms.
.SAT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Scattered showers
and tstms.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft, building to
6 to 10 ft. Scattered tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.MON...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.TUE...E to NE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas 9 to
12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to
10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas
5 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ920-240800-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 FM and south of 38.5N to
250 NM offshore-
441 PM EDT Fri Aug 23 2019

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Scattered
showers and tstms.
.SAT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Scattered
showers and tstms.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. Scattered
showers and tstms.
.SUN...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Scattered
showers and tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.MON...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.TUE...N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 9 to
12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas
5 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ905-240800-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 FM and 39N-
441 PM EDT Fri Aug 23 2019

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas
4 to 7 ft. Scattered showers and tstms with vsby 1 nm or less.
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Scattered showers
and tstms.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN...E winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Scattered tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.MON...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.TUE...E winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas 8 to
12 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.

$$

ANZ910-240800-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 NM offshore-
441 PM EDT Fri Aug 23 2019

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Scattered
showers and tstms with vsby 1 nm or less.
.SAT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Scattered showers
and tstms.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. Scattered
showers and tstms.
.SUN...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Scattered
showers and tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON...E winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to
10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SE 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE...SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 9 to
12 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 9 ft.

$$

ANZ825-240800-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 NM offshore-
441 PM EDT Fri Aug 23 2019

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N. Winds to 35 kt or
higher possible in or near tstms. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Showers and
tstms.
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. Scattered showers and tstms.
.SAT NIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
Scattered showers and tstms.
.SUN...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. Scattered showers
and tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas
5 to 9 ft.
.WED...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming S. Seas 5 to
7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ828-240800-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 NM offshore-
441 PM EDT Fri Aug 23 2019

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW. Winds to
35 kt or higher possible in tstms. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Showers and
tstms.
.SAT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers
and tstms.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Scattered
showers and tstms.
.SUN...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Showers and tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming N 15 to 20 kt. Seas
8 to 13 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable less
than 5 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas
4 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ925-240800-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 NM and 250 NM
offshore-
441 PM EDT Fri Aug 23 2019

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered
showers and tstms.
.SAT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft. Scattered showers and tstms.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Scattered
showers and tstms.
.SUN...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Showers and tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming S to SE 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N to NE 15 to
25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas
5 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas
5 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ830-240800-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 NM offshore-
441 PM EDT Fri Aug 23 2019

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Showers
and scattered tstms.
.SAT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Showers and
scattered tstms.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft. Showers and tstms.
.SUN...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Showers and tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.MON...E to NE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to
9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 6 to
8 ft.
.WED...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas
5 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ833-240800-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 NM Offshore.-
441 PM EDT Fri Aug 23 2019

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt,
then, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Scattered showers and
tstms.
.SAT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Scattered showers and tstms.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas
3 to 5 ft. Showers and tstms.
.SUN...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE 10 to 20 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft. Showers and tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable.
Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ930-240800-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 NM and 250 NM offshore-
441 PM EDT Fri Aug 23 2019

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers and tstms.
.SAT...W to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft. Scattered showers and tstms.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas
3 to 5 ft. Showers and tstms.
.SUN...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Showers and tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.TUE...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas
5 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ835-240800-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 FM-
441 PM EDT Fri Aug 23 2019

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Scattered
showers and tstms.
.SAT...S to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming SE. Seas 3 to
4 ft. Scattered showers and tstms.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to SE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft. Showers and tstms.
.SUN...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft. Showers and tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas
4 to 8 ft.
.TUE...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED...S to SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ935-240800-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 FM to 250 NM offshore-
441 PM EDT Fri Aug 23 2019

.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft. Scattered showers and tstms.
.SAT...S to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SE 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft. Scattered showers and tstms.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft. Showers and tstms.
.SUN...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Showers and
tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.MON...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to
15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED...W to SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Collins. Ocean Prediction Center.


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