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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
412 AM EST Tue Dec 7 2021

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.

ANZ899-071945-
412 AM EST Tue Dec 7 2021

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A strong cold front will move
across the central and southern waters early today, then stall
over the southern waters later today into tonight. The front
will lift N as a warm front Wed, with low pressure developing
along the front over the central waters later Wed. The low will
then move NE across the northern portions Wed night while
pulling the front back to the S as a cold front and across the
remainder of the waters. High pressure will build E across the
area Thu into Fri, then shift E of the waters later Fri and Fri
night. Another strong cold front will slowly approach the coast
Sat and Sat night.

$$

ANZ820-071945-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 FM-
412 AM EST Tue Dec 7 2021

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas
7 to 12 ft, subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming N. Seas 3 to
4 ft. Rain with vsby 1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Chance of
rain with vsby 1 nm or less.
.THU...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas
3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to
35 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.

$$

ANZ915-071945-
Between 1000FM and 38.5 N west of 69 W-
412 AM EST Tue Dec 7 2021

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TODAY...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt. Seas
8 to 13 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft. Chance of rain.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Chance
of rain. Scattered showers.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 4 to
8 ft.
.FRI...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 25 to 30 kt, increasing to 30 to 35 kt.
Seas 8 to 14 ft.

$$

ANZ920-071945-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 FM and south of 38.5N to
250 NM offshore-
412 AM EST Tue Dec 7 2021

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt. Seas
8 to 13 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas
5 to 8 ft.
.WED...E winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S to SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. Showers and
scattered tstms.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
7 to 13 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 4 to
8 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming S 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 7 to 12 ft.

$$

ANZ905-071945-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 FM and 39N-
412 AM EST Tue Dec 7 2021

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 9 to 16 ft. Scattered showers and tstms with vsby 1 nm or
less.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas 6 to
10 ft.
.WED...E winds less than 10 kt, becoming E to SE 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming NW 30 to 40 kt.
Seas 10 to 17 ft. Rain with vsby 1 nm or less.
.THU...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas
10 to 17 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW less than
10 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.FRI...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.

$$

ANZ910-071945-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 NM offshore-
412 AM EST Tue Dec 7 2021

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming N 15 to 25 kt early,
then, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft. Tstms and
scattered showers with vsby 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED...E winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S to SE 15 to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 35 to 45 kt, becoming NW 30 to 40 kt.
Seas 10 to 17 ft. Rain with vsby 1 nm or less. Scattered
showers.
.THU...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas
10 to 17 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW less than
10 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.FRI...SW winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming S to SW 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 8 to 12 ft.

$$

ANZ825-071945-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 NM offshore-
412 AM EST Tue Dec 7 2021

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt.
Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.WED...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming S 5 to
15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming S. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

$$

ANZ828-071945-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 NM offshore-
412 AM EST Tue Dec 7 2021

.TODAY...N winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas
5 to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft.
.WED...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to
9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming S. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming S. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

$$

ANZ925-071945-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 NM and 250 NM
offshore-
412 AM EST Tue Dec 7 2021

.TODAY...N winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 11 ft.
.TONIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered showers and tstms.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Showers
and scattered tstms with vsby 1 nm or less.
.THU...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to
15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

$$

ANZ830-071945-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 NM offshore-
412 AM EST Tue Dec 7 2021

.TODAY...N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft. Scattered showers and tstms with vsby 1 nm or
less early.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming N. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
Rain.
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to
9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming S. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

$$

ANZ833-071945-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 NM Offshore.-
412 AM EST Tue Dec 7 2021

.TODAY...N winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NE early, then,
diminishing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E to SE 5 to
15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered tstms.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft. Scattered showers and tstms.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
Rain.
.THU...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt. Seas
4 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.

$$

ANZ930-071945-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 NM and 250 NM offshore-
412 AM EST Tue Dec 7 2021

.TODAY...N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 5 to 9 ft. Tstms and scattered showers with vsby 1 nm or
less.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas 5 to
7 ft.
.WED...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 4 to 8 ft. Scattered tstms with vsby 1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW 20 to 25 kt. Seas
6 to 10 ft. Showers and scattered tstms with vsby 1 nm or less.
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to
9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable.
Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

$$

ANZ835-071945-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 FM-
412 AM EST Tue Dec 7 2021

.TODAY...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N to NE 15 to
25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Scattered showers and tstms.
.THU...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E 5 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ935-071945-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 FM to 250 NM offshore-
412 AM EST Tue Dec 7 2021

.TODAY...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE early,
then, becoming E to NE. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered showers.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW 20 to 30 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N to NW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 6 to 10 ft. Scattered showers and tstms with vsby 1 nm or
less.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Bancroft. Ocean Prediction Center.