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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
327 PM EST Thu Nov 23 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.

ANZ899-240845-
327 PM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A high pres ridge will build E
across the N portion tonight into Fri, then shift E of the waters
Fri night. Developing low pres will approach from the SW early
tonight, track NE over the S portion late tonight into Fri night,
then pass E and NE of the area Sat and Sat night. A cold front will
move SE across the waters Sat night, then pass E of the region Sun
before a second cold front passes SE across the N waters late Mon
and Mon night. Another ridge will build slowly SE across the area
Sun night through Tue night. A third cold front will approach the
area from the NW Tue night.

$$

ANZ820-240845-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 fm-
327 PM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3
to 6 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds diminishing to less than 10 kt, then becoming W
to SW. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
building to 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds diminishing to 10 to 15 kt, then becoming
10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 10 to 15
kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...Winds veering to E 5 to 10 kt, then becoming S 5 to 15 kt.
Seas subsiding to 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas building
to 5 to 9 ft.

$$

ANZ915-240845-
Between 1000 fm and 38.5N west of 69W-
327 PM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5
to 7 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds diminishing to less than 10 kt, then becoming
variable. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5
ft. Scattered showers.
.SAT NIGHT...Winds veering to W to NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas becoming 4
to 8 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds diminishing to 10 to 15 kt, then becoming
W 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.MON...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to
9 ft.
.TUE...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Winds becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt, then becoming SW 20
to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 5 ft, then building to 6 to 11
ft.

$$

ANZ920-240845-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 fm and south of 38.5N to
250 nm offshore-
327 PM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5
to 7 ft.
.FRI...N winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas
4 to 5 ft.
.SAT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4
to 5 ft. Scattered showers.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds diminishing to 10 to 15 kt, then becoming
W 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.MON...W to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
8 ft.
.TUE...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4
to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Winds increasing to S to SW 10 to 20 kt, then becoming
SW 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ905-240845-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 fm and 39N-
327 PM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6
to 10 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W. Seas subsiding to 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas 4 to 6
ft.
.SAT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
Scattered showers.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4
to 7 ft.
.SUN...W to NW winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7
to 12 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.MON...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 8 to 14 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 7 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas
subsiding to 5 to 9 ft.

$$

ANZ910-240845-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 nm offshore-
327 PM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W early, then becoming W to
NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable less than 5 kt.
Seas subsiding to 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 8 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds diminishing to 10 to 15 kt, then becoming
W 10 to 20 kt. Seas becoming 6 to 9 ft.
.MON...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Winds veering to N to NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to
7 to 12 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 11
ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ825-240845-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 nm offshore-
327 PM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6
ft.
.FRI...NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.SAT...W to SW winds increasing to 10 to 15 kt, then becoming SW 15
to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Winds veering to W to NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to
4 to 7 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas subsiding to
2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas building
to 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ828-240845-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 nm offshore-
327 PM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6
ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 3
to 5 ft. Scattered showers.
.SAT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 15 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7
ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.

$$

ANZ925-240845-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
327 PM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5
to 8 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E to NE 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt, then becoming E to
NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SAT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4
to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding
to 4 to 6 ft.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ830-240845-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 nm offshore-
327 PM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. Scattered showers.
.FRI NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas 3 to 6
ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6
ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...N winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4
ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 2 to 4
ft.

$$

ANZ833-240845-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 nm offshore-
327 PM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 15 to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft. Scattered showers.
.FRI...NE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming E to NE 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
8 ft. Scattered showers.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.SAT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6
ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5
ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5
ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2
to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 2 to 3
ft.

$$

ANZ930-240845-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 nm and 250 nm offshore-
327 PM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6
to 9 ft. Scattered showers.
.FRI...NE winds increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.FRI NIGHT...E to NE winds becoming 10 to 20 kt, then diminishing to
less than 10 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 8 ft. Scattered showers and
TSTMs.
.SAT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
subsiding to 4 to 6 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SAT NIGHT...Winds increasing to W 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...Winds veering to N to NW 10 to 20 kt, then becoming N 5 to 15
kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to
4 ft.

$$

ANZ835-240845-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 fm-
327 PM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NE winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas 7
to 12 ft. Scattered showers.
.FRI...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Scattered showers and
TSTMs.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NE winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
subsiding to 5 to 8 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SAT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6
ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6
ft.
.MON...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming variable 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ935-240845-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 fm to 250 nm offshore-
327 PM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NE 25 to 35 kt. Seas
7 to 11 ft. Scattered showers.
.FRI...NE winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to
12 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.FRI NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 15 kt.
Seas subsiding to 5 to 8 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SAT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 6 ft.
Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SAT NIGHT...Winds backing to W 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.SUN...Winds veering to N to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6
ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E to SE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Kells. Ocean Prediction Center.