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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
446 PM EDT Sun Apr 21 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.

ANZ899-220900-
446 PM EDT Sun Apr 21 2019

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A strong cold front will stall
near 70W this evening into tonight. Low pressure will develop
over the central waters tonight, then move N of the area Mon and
Mon night while pulling the cold front through the remainder of
the waters. High pressure will build off the SE coast Mon and Mon
night, then shift S of the area Tue into Wed. Another cold front
will move SE across the N waters Wed, then continue into the
central and southern waters Wed night and Thu. The front will
then start lifting N over the area as a warm front Thu night into
Fri. Yet another cold front will move E into the waters Fri
night.

$$

ANZ820-220900-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 FM-
446 PM EDT Sun Apr 21 2019

.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable, then, becoming
N. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Chance of
rain.
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.WED...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 5 to 10 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E to SE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ915-220900-
Between 1000FM and 38.5 N west of 69 W-
446 PM EDT Sun Apr 21 2019

.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming E, then,
becoming N to NE. Seas 8 to 14 ft. Rain with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.MON...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft.
.WED...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to NE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas
6 to 11 ft.

$$

ANZ920-220900-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 FM and south of 38.5N to
250 NM offshore-
446 PM EDT Sun Apr 21 2019

.TONIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NE 10 to 20 kt. Seas
11 to 19 ft, subsiding to 7 to 12 ft. Scattered showers and
TSTMs.
.MON...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs.
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE 15 to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

$$

ANZ905-220900-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 FM and 39N-
446 PM EDT Sun Apr 21 2019

.TONIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less early. Rain with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.MON...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less. Rain with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.MON NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. Chance
of rain and areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TUE...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas
5 to 7 ft.
.WED...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to less than
10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NE. Seas 7 to 11 ft.

$$

ANZ910-220900-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 NM offshore-
446 PM EDT Sun Apr 21 2019

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 18 ft. Showers and
scattered TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.MON...S winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming S to SW 20 to 30 kt. Seas
9 to 16 ft. Rain with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.TUE...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt. Seas
5 to 7 ft.
.WED...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt.
Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas 3 to
6 ft.
.FRI...SE winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N. Seas 7 to
11 ft.

$$

ANZ825-220900-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 NM offshore-
446 PM EDT Sun Apr 21 2019

.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable 5 to 15 kt,
then, becoming N 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft. Rain.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.WED...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming N. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.THU...N to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ828-220900-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 NM offshore-
446 PM EDT Sun Apr 21 2019

.TONIGHT...S winds less than 5 kt, becoming W to SW, then,
becoming N to NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Scattered showers.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered showers.
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE 10 to
15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 15 to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ925-220900-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 NM and 250 NM
offshore-
446 PM EDT Sun Apr 21 2019

.TONIGHT...SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable, then,
becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs.
.MON...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Scattered
showers.
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to
15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SE.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas
6 to 10 ft.

$$

ANZ830-220900-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 NM offshore-
446 PM EDT Sun Apr 21 2019

.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 5 to 8 ft. Scattered showers.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered showers.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...E to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to
15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ833-220900-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 NM Offshore.-
446 PM EDT Sun Apr 21 2019

.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Scattered
showers.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to
15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...W to SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ930-220900-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 NM and 250 NM offshore-
446 PM EDT Sun Apr 21 2019

.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 6 to 11 ft. Scattered showers.
.MON...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to SW.
Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.WED...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ835-220900-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 FM-
446 PM EDT Sun Apr 21 2019

.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...W to SW winds 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, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE 10 to
20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ935-220900-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 FM to 250 NM offshore-
446 PM EDT Sun Apr 21 2019

.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to
9 ft.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
5 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE...N winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas
3 to 6 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Holley. Ocean Prediction Center.



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