Offshore Waters Forecast (Mid Atlantic)

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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
435 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 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.

ANZ899-180845-
435 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A cold front just SE of the waters
will drift SE tonight into Wed night. An area of high pres will 
build E over the N waters tonight into Wed night, then shift E 
of the region late Wed night and Thu. A high pres ridge will 
build SE over the area Thu night through Fri night, then continue
over the waters Sat through Sun night.

$$

ANZ820-180845-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 fm-
435 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE, then becoming W to
NW. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU...SW winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...NW winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas 2 to 3
ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming S. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds increasing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ915-180845-
Between 1000 fm and 38.5N west of 69W-
435 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt, then
becoming N. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.THU...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3
to 5 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6
ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...S winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2
to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ920-180845-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 fm and south of 38.5N to
250 nm offshore-
435 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5
to 9 ft.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.THU...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3
to 5 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...S to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2
to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ905-180845-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 fm and 39N-
435 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

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

$$

ANZ910-180845-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 nm offshore-
435 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5
to 9 ft.
.WED...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E. Seas subsiding to 4 to
5 ft.
.THU...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 15
kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas becoming 5 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ825-180845-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 nm offshore-
435 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt. Seas
subsiding to 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 3
to 4 ft.
.FRI...NW winds increasing to 10 to 15 kt, then becoming N. Seas 3
to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds diminishing to less than 10 kt, then becoming
variable. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas 2 to 3
ft.
.SUN...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas 2 to 3
ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ828-180845-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 nm offshore-
435 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7
ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming NW. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds increasing to 10 to 15 kt, then becoming N 5 to
10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT and SAT...N to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...E winds less than 5 kt, becoming SE. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ925-180845-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
435 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.WED...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5
ft.
.SAT...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ830-180845-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 nm offshore-
435 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.THU...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...N winds increasing to 10 to 15 kt, then diminishing to 5 to
10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...E to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ833-180845-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 nm offshore-
435 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.WED...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6
ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT and SAT...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to SE 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3
to 4 ft.
.SUN...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ930-180845-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 nm and 250 nm offshore-
435 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.WED...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft.
.FRI...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT and SUN...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ835-180845-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 fm-
435 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TONIGHT...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs.
.WED...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.THU...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Scattered showers and
TSTMs.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3
to 6 ft.
.SAT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT and SUN...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ935-180845-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 fm to 250 nm offshore-
435 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TONIGHT...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs.
.WED...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 8 to 10 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.THU...NE winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 8
ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT through SUN...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SE 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Kells. Ocean Prediction Center.