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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
411 PM EDT Tue Aug 21 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.

ANZ899-220800-
411 PM EDT Tue Aug 21 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A stationary front will persist
across the central waters this evening, then lift N as a warm
front tonight into early Wed. A cold front will approach the
coast later tonight, then move offshore Wed and Wed night. The
cold front will move into the central waters Thu, then stall
across the southern waters Thu night through Fri night. High
pressure will build behind the front Thu night and Fri, then
shift NE of the area Fri night into Sat. The stationary front
will begin to drift N Sat and Sat night while weakening, then
dissipate across the central and northern portions Sun and Sun
night.

$$

ANZ820-220800-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 fm-
411 PM EDT Tue Aug 21 2018

.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S to SW 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.WED...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.THU...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.FRI...E to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...E to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.SUN...S to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ915-220800-
Between 1000 fm and 38.5N west of 69W-
411 PM EDT Tue Aug 21 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7
ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.WED...SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas building to 6 to 11 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas
7 to 11 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.THU...Winds veering to N to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 6
ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...N to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.SUN...E winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 2
to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ920-220800-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 fm and south of 38.5N to
250 nm offshore-
411 PM EDT Tue Aug 21 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs.
.WED...SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas building to 6 to 10 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.THU...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to
9 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas subsiding to 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...E winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...E winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ905-220800-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 fm and 39N-
411 PM EDT Tue Aug 21 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.WED...SW winds increasing to 30 to 40 kt. Seas building to 7 to 12
ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.THU...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. Scattered showers and
TSTMs.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 5 to 9 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas subsiding to 3
to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E. Seas subsiding to 2 to
4 ft.
.SAT...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming E. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SE winds less than 5 kt, becoming variable. Seas 2
to 3 ft.
.SUN...E to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 2 to 3
ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ910-220800-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 nm offshore-
411 PM EDT Tue Aug 21 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.WED...SW winds increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas building to 7 to 11
ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
7 to 11 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.THU...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Scattered showers and
TSTMs.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt, then becoming
N 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt. Seas subsiding
to 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E. Seas subsiding to 2 to
4 ft.
.SAT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ825-220800-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 nm offshore-
411 PM EDT Tue Aug 21 2018

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.WED...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.SUN...NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 2 to
3 ft.

$$

ANZ828-220800-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 nm offshore-
411 PM EDT Tue Aug 21 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.WED...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE 5 to 10 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.SAT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.SUN...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 10 to
15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ925-220800-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
411 PM EDT Tue Aug 21 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.WED...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.THU...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.SUN...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ830-220800-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 nm offshore-
411 PM EDT Tue Aug 21 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.WED...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.SAT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to SW.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...W winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ833-220800-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 nm offshore-
411 PM EDT Tue Aug 21 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.WED...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.THU...N winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...N to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ930-220800-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 nm and 250 nm offshore-
411 PM EDT Tue Aug 21 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.WED...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NE 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ835-220800-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 fm-
411 PM EDT Tue Aug 21 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.WED...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.THU...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.THU NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.

$$

ANZ935-220800-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 fm to 250 nm offshore-
411 PM EDT Tue Aug 21 2018

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 5 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.SAT...S to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SE winds less than 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
2 to 3 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Collins. Ocean Prediction Center.