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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
452 AM EDT Tue Aug 4 2020

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.

ANZ899-042030-
452 AM EDT Tue Aug 4 2020

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A high pressure ridge over the N
and central waters will weaken today. Tropical storm Isaias was
inland near 35.0N 78.1W at 5 a.m this morning moving NNE at 20 kt
with maximum sustained winds of 60 kt. Tropical storm Isaias
will move to near 40.3N 75.0W at 2 p.m today, then move to 45.8N
72.1W at 2 a.m Wed morning, and to 50.3N 70.3W at 2 p.m Wed.
Tropical storm Isaias will become post-tropical and move to 53.2N
69.5W at 2 a.m Thu. Please monitor the latest forecast
information from the National Hurricane Center for Isaias.
Otherwise, a cold front will approach the N waters Wed night, and
move to near 40N or so Thu into Thu night as a high pressure
ridge builds across the S portion. The front will stall near 40N
Fri and Fri night as weak low pressure drifts E and NE along the
front. The front will drift S Sat and Sat night as the low slowly
moves E.

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ANZ820-042030-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 FM-
452 AM EDT Tue Aug 4 2020

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...S winds 10 to 20 kt, increasing to 40 to 50 kt, then
diminishing to 35 to 45 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft, building to 13 to 21
ft. Showers likely and scattered tstms.
.TONIGHT...SW winds becoming 20 to 30 kt, then diminishing to 10 to
20 kt. Seas becoming 11 to 18 ft, then subsiding to 7 to 11 ft.
Chance of showers and tstms.
.WED...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 8 ft. Scattered
showers and tstms.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas subsiding
to 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...W to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming N. Seas 3 to 4
ft.

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ANZ915-042030-
Between 1000FM and 38.5 N west of 69 W-
452 AM EDT Tue Aug 4 2020

.TODAY...S winds 10 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to
5 ft, building to 10 to 15 ft. Scattered showers and chance of
tstms.
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. Scattered
showers and chance of tstms.
.WED...SW winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt, then becoming 10 to 15
kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 10 ft. Chance of rain.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas
subsiding to 4 to 6 ft. Scattered showers.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4
ft.
.FRI and FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...W to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ920-042030-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 FM and south of 38.5N to
250 NM offshore-
452 AM EDT Tue Aug 4 2020

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...S winds 10 to 20 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft, building to 9 to 16 ft. Scattered showers and chance of tstms.
.TONIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt. Seas
subsiding to 8 to 14 ft. Scattered showers and tstms.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 9 ft. Chance of
rain with vsby 1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas
subsiding to 3 to 6 ft. Scattered showers and tstms.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3
to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds diminishing to 5 to 10 kt, then becoming 5 to
15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ905-042030-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 FM and 39N-
452 AM EDT Tue Aug 4 2020

.TODAY...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S, then increasing to
10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Slight chance of showers and tstms.
.TONIGHT...Winds backing to S 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 6 to 10
ft. Scattered showers and tstms.
.WED...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9
ft. Chance of rain.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to
7 ft. Scattered showers.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...SW winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3
to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ910-042030-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 NM offshore-
452 AM EDT Tue Aug 4 2020

.TODAY...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 5 to 15 kt, then
increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Slight chance of showers
and tstms.
.TONIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 5 to 9 ft.
Scattered showers and tstms.
.WED...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Chance of rain.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 6 ft.
Scattered showers.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3
to 4 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ825-042030-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 NM offshore-
452 AM EDT Tue Aug 4 2020

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming S to SW 35 to 45 kt.
Seas 5 to 8 ft, building to 11 to 19 ft. Showers likely and
scattered tstms.
.TONIGHT...S winds diminishing to 15 to 25 kt, then becoming SW.
Seas subsiding to 7 to 12 ft. Chance of showers and tstms.
.WED...SW winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 6
ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable winds diminishing to less than 5 kt, then
becoming W to NW. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ828-042030-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 NM offshore-
452 AM EDT Tue Aug 4 2020

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...S to SE winds 35 to 45 kt, becoming S 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9
to 16 ft. Showers likely and scattered tstms.
.TONIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
subsiding to 6 to 10 ft. Chance of showers and tstms.
.WED...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
Scattered showers and tstms.
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Scattered
showers.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas
3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ925-042030-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 NM and 250 NM
offshore-
452 AM EDT Tue Aug 4 2020

.TODAY...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft, building to 9 to 15
ft. Scattered showers and chance of tstms with vsby 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming SW. Seas subsiding to 8 to
13 ft. Scattered showers and tstms.
.WED...S to SW winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 4
to 7 ft. Scattered showers and tstms.
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 5 ft.
Scattered showers.
.THU...S to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4
ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...S to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4
ft.
.FRI NIGHT and SAT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ830-042030-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 NM offshore-
452 AM EDT Tue Aug 4 2020

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...S winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming S to SW 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10
to 16 ft. Showers likely and scattered tstms.
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 10 ft.
Chance of showers and tstms.
.WED...S to SW winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 3
to 6 ft. Scattered showers and tstms.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft. Scattered showers and tstms.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds increasing to 10 to 15 kt, then becoming
SW 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 3 to
4 ft.

$$

ANZ833-042030-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 NM Offshore.-
452 AM EDT Tue Aug 4 2020

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 19 ft, subsiding to
7 to 12 ft. Showers likely and scattered tstms.
.TONIGHT...S winds diminishing to 15 to 20 kt, then becoming SW 10
to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 8 ft. Chance of showers and tstms.
.WED...S to SW winds diminishing to 5 to 10 kt, then increasing to
10 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers and
tstms.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft. Scattered showers.
.THU...S to SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...W to SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming W. Seas 3 to 4
ft.

$$

ANZ930-042030-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 NM and 250 NM offshore-
452 AM EDT Tue Aug 4 2020

.TODAY...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. Scattered
showers and tstms.
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding
to 6 to 10 ft. Scattered showers and tstms.
.WED...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 6 ft.
Scattered showers and tstms.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5
ft. Chance of rain.
.THU...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.THU NIGHT and FRI...S to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ835-042030-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 FM-
452 AM EDT Tue Aug 4 2020

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
11 to 18 ft, subsiding to 5 to 9 ft. Numerous showers and scattered
tstms.
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
Scattered showers and chance of tstms.
.WED...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 5 ft.
Scattered showers and tstms.
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Chance of
scattered showers with vsby 1 nm or less.
.THU...SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to 10 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft.
.FRI and FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...W to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 3 to
4 ft.

$$

ANZ935-042030-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 FM to 250 NM offshore-
452 AM EDT Tue Aug 4 2020

.TODAY...S winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8
to 14 ft, subsiding to 6 to 9 ft. Scattered showers and tstms.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 7 ft.
Scattered showers and tstms.
.WED...S to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
Scattered showers and tstms.
.WED NIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Musonda. Ocean Prediction Center.