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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
436 PM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

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.

ANZ899-210815-
436 PM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A strong cold front will pass SE
across the waters tonight into Sun as low pressure develops NE along
the front. A second strong cold front will move offshore late
tonight, and pass E over the area Sun into Sun night. Strong high
pressure will build E over the waters Sun night and Mon, then shift
E and NE of the area Mon night and Tue. A third strong cold front
will move SE across the waters Tue and Tue night, then pass E of the
region Wed. Another strong high will build W and NW of the area Wed
through Thu night as a series of low pressure troughs move S across
the northern waters.

$$

ANZ820-210815-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 fm-
436 PM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas 5 to
9 ft. Scattered showers.
.SUN...NW winds 30 to 35 kt, diminishing to 25 to 30 kt. Seas
building to 7 to 13 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
subsiding to 6 to 11 ft.
.MON...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...SW winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft, building
to 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Winds veering to W to NW 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.

$$

ANZ915-210815-
Between 1000 fm and 38.5N west of 69W-
436 PM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming W 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to
15 ft. Chance of rain with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SUN...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft. Scattered showers.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.MON...NW winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt, then becoming W 10 to 15
kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas
subsiding to 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...SW winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft, building
to 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Winds veering to W to NW 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU...N winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW 25 to 30 kt. Seas building
to 8 to 14 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft.

$$

ANZ920-210815-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 fm and south of 38.5N to
250 nm offshore-
436 PM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 35 to 45 kt, becoming W 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to
17 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs. VSBY 1 nm or less early.
.SUN...W to NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft. Scattered
showers.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds becoming 20 to 30 kt, then diminishing to 15
to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 6 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...SW winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft, building
to 7 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW. Seas 7 to 12
ft.
.WED...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 9 to 15 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.

$$

ANZ905-210815-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 fm and 39N-
436 PM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S winds 30 to 40 kt, becoming S to SW 40 to 50 kt, then
becoming NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 13 to 21 ft. Rain with VSBY 1 nm or
less.
.SUN...W winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt, then becoming NW 30 to 40
kt. Seas subsiding to 10 to 17 ft. Rain with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 25 kt. Seas
11 to 18 ft. Scattered showers.
.MON...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 8 to 14 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW. Seas subsiding to 4
to 8 ft.
.TUE...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas building to 7
to 12 ft.
.WED...Winds diminishing to W to NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 9 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas building to 9 to 15 ft.

$$

ANZ910-210815-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 nm offshore-
436 PM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S winds 35 to 45 kt, becoming SW 40 to 50 kt, then
becoming W to SW 25 to 35 kt. Seas 12 to 20 ft. Rain with VSBY 1 nm
or less.
.SUN...W winds 30 to 40 kt, becoming NW 30 to 35 kt. Seas subsiding
to 10 to 17 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft.
Scattered showers.
.MON...W to NW winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 8
to 13 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas
subsiding to 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE...S to SW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas building to 7
to 11 ft.
.WED...Winds diminishing to W to NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas becoming 6 to 10 ft.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 8 to 13 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas building to 12 to 15 ft.

$$

ANZ825-210815-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 nm offshore-
436 PM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to NW 30 to 40 kt. Seas 7
to 11 ft. Chance of rain.
.SUN...NW winds 30 to 35 kt, diminishing to 25 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to
13 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds diminishing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas
subsiding to 6 to 11 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt, then becoming W to
SW. Seas subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...SW winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 5 to 9
ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Winds veering to W to NW 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

$$

ANZ828-210815-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 nm offshore-
436 PM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to NW 30 to 40 kt. Seas 7
to 11 ft. Chance of rain.
.SUN...NW winds 30 to 35 kt, diminishing to 25 to 30 kt. Seas
building to 8 to 14 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds diminishing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 7
to 12 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt, then becoming W to
SW. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
subsiding to 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas building to
4 to 8 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

$$

ANZ925-210815-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
436 PM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SUN...Winds veering to NW 25 to 35 kt. Seas becoming 11 to 16 ft.
Scattered showers.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds diminishing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 16
ft. Scattered showers.
.MON...N to NW winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt, then becoming
variable. Seas subsiding to 6 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...SW winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6 to 10
ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 6 to
11 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 9 to 16 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.

$$

ANZ830-210815-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 nm offshore-
436 PM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW 25 to 35 kt. Seas 6 to
11 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SUN...NW winds 30 to 35 kt, becoming N to NW 25 to 30 kt. Seas
building to 8 to 14 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds becoming 15 to 25 kt, then diminishing to 10 to
15 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 12 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas subsiding
to 4 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas building to
4 to 8 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming N. Seas building to 6 to 10
ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6
to 11 ft.

$$

ANZ833-210815-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 nm offshore-
436 PM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW 25 to 35 kt. Seas 6 to
10 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SUN...N to NW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming N 20 to 30 kt. Seas
building to 8 to 13 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7
to 12 ft.
.MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas subsiding to 4
to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas
subsiding to 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
building to 4 to 7 ft.
.WED and WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas building to 5 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 10 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 10 ft.

$$

ANZ930-210815-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 nm and 250 nm offshore-
436 PM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to NW 25 to 35 kt. Seas
7 to 12 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SUN...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming N 20 to 30 kt. Seas building
to 9 to 16 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.MON...N to NE winds diminishing to 10 to 15 kt, then becoming NE.
Seas subsiding to 6 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Winds diminishing to variable less than 10 kt, then
increasing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...Winds becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 5
ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 4 to 8 ft.
.WED...Winds veering to N to NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7
to 12 ft.

$$

ANZ835-210815-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 fm-
436 PM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

.TONIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
Scattered showers and TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SUN...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NE winds diminishing to 15 to 20 kt, then becoming
NE 10 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 9 ft.
.MON...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas
subsiding to 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...Variable winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 15 to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.WED...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas building to 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 5 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ935-210815-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 fm to 250 nm offshore-
436 PM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SUN...Winds veering to N 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.MON...E to NE winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 5
to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...E to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 3
to 5 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Kells. Ocean Prediction Center.