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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
332 AM EST Sun Dec 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.

ANZ899-172045-
332 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...High pressure will build across
the waters today, then shift SE of the area tonight into Mon. A
cold front across the northern waters will move S today and
stall across the central portions tonight. A series of weak lows
will form along the front tonight into Mon, then move E of the
waters Mon night while pulling the front across the S waters.
Another cold front will approach from the NW Tue and Tue night,
pass SE across the waters Wed, then stall over the far southern
waters Wed night. Low pressure will move off the SE coast along
the front Wed night, slowly track E across the waters Thu, then
pass E of the waters Thu night while pulling the front through
the region.

$$

ANZ820-172045-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 fm-
332 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.TODAY...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N early, then,
becoming variable. Seas 3 to 6 ft, subsiding to 1 to 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas
1 to 2 ft.
.MON...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TUE...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E. Seas 1 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ915-172045-
Between 1000 fm and 38.5N west of 69W-
332 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.TODAY...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
7 to 12 ft, subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas
subsiding to 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt.
Seas building to 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6 to 11 ft.
.WED...NW winds becoming 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 6
ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 10 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ920-172045-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 fm and south of 38.5N to
250 nm offshore-
332 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.TODAY...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
7 to 13 ft, subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas
subsiding to 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...E to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 5 to 15 kt.
Seas subsiding to 4 to 6 ft.
.THU...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ905-172045-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 fm and 39N-
332 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas
11 to 18 ft, subsiding to 6 to 10 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming W. Seas subsiding
to 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming 25 to 35 kt. Seas
building to 8 to 14 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10
to 15 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft, subsiding to
6 to 10 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ910-172045-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 nm offshore-
332 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas
10 to 17 ft, subsiding to 6 to 10 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 5 to 9 ft, subsiding to 4 to 6 ft.
.MON...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. Chance of rain.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Chance of
rain.
.TUE...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7 to 12 ft.
.WED...W winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming NW 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to
14 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 7 to 12 ft, subsiding to 6 to 9 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 5
ft.

$$

ANZ825-172045-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 nm offshore-
332 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.TODAY...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW early, then, becoming
W to SW. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.MON...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
1 to 3 ft.
.TUE...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to
20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE 15 to 20 kt.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ828-172045-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 nm offshore-
332 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.TODAY...W winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt
early, then, becoming W to SW. Seas 2 to 4 ft, subsiding to 1 to
2 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2
to 4 ft.
.MON...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ925-172045-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
332 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft, subsiding to 2 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 5 ft.
.MON...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ830-172045-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 nm offshore-
332 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW early, then,
becoming W to SW. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
1 to 3 ft.
.MON...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas
building to 5 to 8 ft.
.THU...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15
kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft, subsiding to 4 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ833-172045-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 nm offshore-
332 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable early, then,
becoming W to SW. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.MON...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas 3 to
6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft, building to
6 to 10 ft.
.THU...Winds becoming NE 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming E 10 to 20 kt. Seas
subsiding to 5 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ930-172045-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 nm and 250 nm offshore-
332 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.TODAY...NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 3 to
6 ft, subsiding to 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Chance of rain.
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, except N portion E to NE
20 to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft, building to 6 to 10 ft.
.THU...E to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E to NE winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 10 to 20
kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ835-172045-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 fm-
332 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.TODAY...N to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable early,
then, becoming S to SW. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.MON...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W. Seas building to
6 to 10 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding
to 4 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ935-172045-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 fm to 250 nm offshore-
332 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.TODAY...N to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable early,
then, becoming S to SW. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt, then becoming
W. Seas building to 6 to 10 ft.
.THU...W winds 15 to 25 kt, except NW portion becoming NE 20 to
30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming E to NE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas becoming 6 to 8 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Clark. Ocean Prediction Center.