Offshore Waters Forecast (Mid Atlantic)

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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1040 PM EDT Fri Aug 17 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.

ANZ899-190230-
1040 PM EDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...High pressure just SE of the
southern waters will persist tonight into Sat, then shift farther
E of the waters and weaken Sat night into Sun. A cold front will
approach the area from the N tonight into Sat, then stall along
the far northern portions Sat night. Low pressure will develop
just off the New Jersey coast Sat night, then slowly track NE Sun
through Mon night pulling the front S into the central waters.
The front will stall off the Mid Atlantic coast Mon night into
Tue, then will lift back N as a warm front later Tue into Wed as
another cold front approaches the coast. The cold front will move
SE into the northern and central waters Wed night. 

$$

ANZ820-190230-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 fm-
1040 PM EDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs. 
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Scattered showers and TSTMs. 
.SUN...Winds becoming E to NE 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
Scattered showers and TSTMs. 
.SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft. 
.TUE...E to NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E to SE 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.WED...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft. 

$$

ANZ915-190230-
Between 1000 fm and 38.5N west of 69W-
1040 PM EDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Isolated
showers and TSTMs, becoming scattered.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs. 
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
Scattered showers and TSTMs. 
.SUN...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N to NE 10 to 20 kt. 
Seas 4 to 6 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs. 
.SUN NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.TUE...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...S to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas
becoming 3 to 4 ft. 
.WED...S to SW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas building
to 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to
20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 

$$

ANZ920-190230-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 fm and south of 38.5N to
250 nm offshore-
1040 PM EDT Fri Aug 17 2018

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

$$

ANZ905-190230-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 fm and 39N-
1040 PM EDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Chance of
showers and TSTMs. 
.SAT and SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
Scattered showers and TSTMs. 
.SUN...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs. 
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming variable 5 to
15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. 
.MON...E winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...W winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas
4 to 6 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. 
.WED...S to SW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas building
to 5 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 

$$

ANZ910-190230-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 nm offshore-
1040 PM EDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Chance of
showers and TSTMs. 
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas becoming 4 to 7 ft. 
Scattered showers and TSTMs. 
.SUN...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs. 
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.MON...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 5 ft. 
.WED...SW winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 

$$

ANZ825-190230-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 nm offshore-
1040 PM EDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs. 
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs. 
.SUN...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs. 
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas 3 to
6 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.TUE...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. 
.WED...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...Winds becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt, then N to NW 10 
to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 

$$

ANZ828-190230-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 nm offshore-
1040 PM EDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Isolated
showers and TSTMs, becoming scattered. 
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs. 
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs. 
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.MON...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
becoming 3 to 5 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.TUE...E winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas building
to 3 to 6 ft.
.WED...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to
15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 

$$

ANZ925-190230-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
1040 PM EDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Isolated
showers and TSTMs, becoming scattered. 
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs. 
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs. 
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.MON...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.WED and WED NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ830-190230-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 nm offshore-
1040 PM EDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Chance of
showers and TSTMs. 
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs. 
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs. 
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.MON...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.TUE...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.WED...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15
kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ833-190230-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 nm offshore-
1040 PM EDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Chance of
showers and TSTMs. 
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs. 
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.TUE...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.WED...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 
15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ930-190230-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 nm and 250 nm offshore-
1040 PM EDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Chance of
showers and TSTMs. 
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Chance of
showers and TSTMs. 
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Chance of showers
and TSTMs. 
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.MON through TUE...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.WED and WED NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ835-190230-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 fm-
1040 PM EDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Chance of
showers and TSTMs, becoming scattered late. 
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs. 
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
Scattered showers and TSTMs. 
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs. 
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.MON through WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ935-190230-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 fm to 250 nm offshore-
1040 PM EDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft. Chance of showers and TSTMs.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. Chance of showers and TSTMs. 
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Chance
of showers and TSTMs. 
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Chance of showers
and TSTMs. 
.SUN NIGHT and MON...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT through WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5
ft.

$$

.Forecaster Mills. Ocean Prediction Center.