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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1042 PM EDT Mon Oct 15 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.

ANZ899-170245-
1042 PM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...High pressure E of the area will
maintain a weakening ridge over the southern waters tonight into
Tue. A strong cold front will move SE over the northern waters
tonight and Tue, then stall over the southern waters Tue night.
Low pressure will develop along the front late Tue night, then
pass E across the central waters on Wed as its associated cold
front moves SE over the southern waters. Another strong cold
front will push SE over the region Wed night into Thu. Strong
high pressure will build E into the area Thu night and Fri, then
move well E of the area Fri night ahead of another approaching
cold front. This front will cross the region Sat and Sat night.

$$

ANZ820-170245-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 fm-
1042 PM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs.
.TUE...Winds diminishing to N to NW 15 to 25 kt, then becoming W to
NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 9 ft. Scattered showers.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 20 to 30 kt. Seas
building to 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6 to 11 ft.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...W to NW winds diminishing to 5 to 10 kt, then becoming W to
SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 4
to 7 ft.
.SAT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7 to 12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

$$

ANZ915-170245-
Between 1000 fm and 38.5N west of 69W-
1042 PM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8
to 13 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TUE...Winds diminishing to NW 15 to 25 kt, then becoming W to NW 5
to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 11 ft. Scattered showers.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas
subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.WED...W winds 10 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8
ft. Chance of showers.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7 to 12 ft.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 8 to 14 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N 15 to 25 kt. Seas
subsiding to 6 to 11 ft.
.FRI...NW winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt, then becoming W. Seas
subsiding to 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 8 to 13 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt.
Seas 7 to 12 ft.

$$

ANZ920-170245-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 fm and south of 38.5N to
250 nm offshore-
1042 PM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas 7
to 11 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TUE...Winds veering to W to NW 25 to 35 kt, then becoming N to NW 5
to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 20 to 30 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft. Chance of showers.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7 to 12 ft.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming N 15 to 25 kt. Seas
subsiding to 6 to 11 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt, then becoming W to
NW 5 to 10 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...Winds increasing to SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 8 to 13 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to NW 15 to 25
kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.

$$

ANZ905-170245-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 fm and 39N-
1042 PM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 30 to 40 kt. Seas 8
to 13 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TUE...W to SW winds 30 to 40 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
8 to 14 ft. Scattered showers.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 9 ft.
.WED...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to
8 ft. Showers.
.WED NIGHT...W winds increasing to 30 to 35 kt, then becoming NW 25
to 30 kt. Seas building to 7 to 13 ft.
.THU...NW winds 30 to 35 kt. Seas building to 12 to 17 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
becoming 9 to 16 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 8 to 13 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7
to 11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming W to SW 20 to 30 kt.
Seas building to 9 to 14 ft.

$$

ANZ910-170245-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 nm offshore-
1042 PM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas 4
to 6 ft, building to 6 to 11 ft. Scattered showers.
.TUE...Winds veering to W to NW 30 to 40 kt, then becoming NW 5 to
15 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
subsiding to 5 to 8 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 15 to 25 kt. Seas
subsiding to 4 to 6 ft. Showers.
.WED NIGHT...W winds increasing to 30 to 35 kt, then becoming NW 25
to 30 kt. Seas building to 8 to 13 ft.
.THU...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming 25 to 30 kt. Seas building to
12 to 16 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 9 to 15 ft.
.FRI...NW winds becoming 10 to 20 kt, then diminishing to 5 to 15
kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 12 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to
20 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...S winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming SW 20 to 30 kt. Seas building
to 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming W to SW 20 to 30 kt.
Seas building to 10 to 14 ft.

$$

ANZ825-170245-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 nm offshore-
1042 PM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
Scattered showers.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7
ft. Scattered showers.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 2 to 4 ft. Chance of showers.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Chance of showers.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6 to 10 ft.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas subsiding to
2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas building
to 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6 to 11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ828-170245-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 nm offshore-
1042 PM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018

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

$$

ANZ925-170245-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
1042 PM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Scattered showers.
.TUE...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to
9 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TUE NIGHT...Winds backing to W to NW 5 to 15 kt, then becoming W to
SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers and
TSTMs.
.WED...W to NW winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 4
to 8 ft. Chance of showers and isolated TSTMs.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6 to 11 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds diminishing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 5
to 9 ft.
.FRI...N winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt, then becoming variable.
Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...Winds increasing to S to SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7
ft.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 8 to 13 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.

$$

ANZ830-170245-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 nm offshore-
1042 PM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018

.TONIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5
ft. Scattered showers.
.TUE...Winds veering to N 15 to 25 kt, then becoming N to NE 5 to 15
kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TUE NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers.
.WED...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Chance of showers
and isolated TSTMs.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft, building to
5 to 9 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas subsiding
to 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...SW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 4 to 7
ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Winds veering to W to NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7
ft.

$$

ANZ833-170245-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 nm offshore-
1042 PM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018

.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4
ft. Chance of showers.
.TUE...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5
ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TUE NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.WED...W winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
building to 3 to 6 ft. Chance of showers and isolated TSTMs.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 5 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt.
Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas subsiding to 3
to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 2
to 4 ft.
.SAT...SW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 3 to 6
ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Winds veering to W to NW 15 to 25 kt, then becoming N
to NW 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ930-170245-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 nm and 250 nm offshore-
1042 PM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.WED...Winds veering to W 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 4 to 7 ft.
Chance of showers and isolated TSTMs.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 6 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5
to 9 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas
subsiding to 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...SW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 4 to 7
ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ835-170245-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 fm-
1042 PM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.TUE...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2
to 4 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.WED...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Chance of showers
and isolated TSTMs.
.WED NIGHT...Winds veering to N to NE 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 5 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.FRI...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7
ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas
subsiding to 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...W to SW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 4 to 7
ft.

$$

ANZ935-170245-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 fm to 250 nm offshore-
1042 PM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018

.TONIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE...Winds veering to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Chance of
showers and TSTMs.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs.
.WED...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Chance of showers
and isolated TSTMs.
.WED NIGHT...Winds veering to N 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 5 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SE 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6
ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 4 to 7
ft.

$$

.Forecaster Shaw. Ocean Prediction Center.