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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
957 AM EST Sun Dec 15 2019

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.

ANZ899-160230-
957 AM EST Sun Dec 15 2019

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...Intensifying low pressure over
Quebec will continue to move NE today and tonight. High
pressure will build across the area later today and tonight, then
weaken and shift E of the waters Mon and Mon night. Another
developing low will pass N of the waters Tue and Tue night while
pulling a strong cold front across the area. Yet another low will
move SE across the Gulf of Maine and S of Nova Scotia Wed and
Wed night while pulling another cold front over the area. High
pressure will build E to the coast Thu and Thu night.

$$

ANZ820-160230-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 FM-
957 AM EST Sun Dec 15 2019

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.MON...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft. Chance of rain.
.TUE...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to
8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

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ANZ915-160230-
Between 1000FM and 38.5 N west of 69 W-
957 AM EST Sun Dec 15 2019

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 10 to 18 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming W to NW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 11 to 18 ft.
.MON...W winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to
11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW 15 to
25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Chance of rain.
.TUE...SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N to NW 20 to
25 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to
11 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming NW 30 to 35 kt. Seas
10 to 17 ft.
.THU...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
10 to 18 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.

$$

ANZ920-160230-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 FM and south of 38.5N to
250 NM offshore-
957 AM EST Sun Dec 15 2019

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 18 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming 15 to 25 kt. Seas
10 to 17 ft.
.MON...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to
11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming W to NW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft.
.THU...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
11 to 19 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.

$$

ANZ905-160230-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 FM and 39N-
957 AM EST Sun Dec 15 2019

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 18 to 20 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 30 to 40 kt, becoming 25 to 35 kt. Seas 13 to
21 ft.
.MON...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming variable 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 7 to 11 ft. Chance of rain.
.TUE...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas
8 to 14 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming W to NW 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 11 to 16 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to NW 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 14 to 21 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 19 ft.

$$

ANZ910-160230-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 NM offshore-
957 AM EST Sun Dec 15 2019

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W winds 30 to 35 kt. Seas 15 to 20 ft. Scattered
showers and tstms.
.TONIGHT...W winds 30 to 40 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
12 to 20 ft.
.MON...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming W. Seas 11 to 17 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to NW 30 to 35 kt.
Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.THU...NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 15 to 20 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 19 ft.

$$

ANZ825-160230-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 NM offshore-
957 AM EST Sun Dec 15 2019

.TODAY...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ828-160230-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 NM offshore-
957 AM EST Sun Dec 15 2019

.TODAY...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N 20 to 25 kt.
Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to
9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ925-160230-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 NM and 250 NM
offshore-
957 AM EST Sun Dec 15 2019

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TODAY...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.

$$

ANZ830-160230-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 NM offshore-
957 AM EST Sun Dec 15 2019

.TODAY...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.WED...N winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to
9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ833-160230-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 NM Offshore.-
957 AM EST Sun Dec 15 2019

.TODAY...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to
9 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming SW 20 to 30 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ930-160230-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 NM and 250 NM offshore-
957 AM EST Sun Dec 15 2019

.TODAY...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt.
Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.WED...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.

$$

ANZ835-160230-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 FM-
957 AM EST Sun Dec 15 2019

.TODAY...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S. Seas 3 to
6 ft.
.MON...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas
5 to 9 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ935-160230-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 FM to 250 NM offshore-
957 AM EST Sun Dec 15 2019

.TODAY...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 4 to
8 ft.
.MON...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Clark. Ocean Prediction Center.