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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
924 PM EST Wed Feb 24 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.

ANZ899-251445-
924 PM EST Wed Feb 24 2021

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...High pressure over the waters
will move E across the area tonight while a cold front approaches
from the W. The front will move E across the N and central waters
later tonight into Thu. The front will become nearly stationary
over the S waters later Thu before moving S of the area Thu
night. A low pressure trough will move SE across the N waters Thu
night. High pressure will build over the region Fri, and persist
over the N waters through Sat. Another cold front will move E
across the N and central waters late Sat through Sat night.
Another high will move E through the area Sun. A third cold front
will move E through the region Sun night into Mon night.

$$

ANZ820-251445-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 FM-
924 PM EST Wed Feb 24 2021

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...SE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming S 25 to 35 kt. Seas 7 to
11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 10 ft.
.SUN...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SE 10 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 20 to 30 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ915-251445-
Between 1000FM and 38.5 N west of 69 W-
924 PM EST Wed Feb 24 2021

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming S 25 to 35 kt. Seas
7 to 11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming N to NW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.SUN...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SE 10 to 20 kt. Seas
5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.MON...Variable winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ920-251445-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 FM and south of 38.5N to
250 NM offshore-
924 PM EST Wed Feb 24 2021

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming W to SW 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 6 to 11 ft. Isolated showers developing.
.THU...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N to NW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 6 to 11 ft. Scattered showers. Slight chance tstms.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming S 25 to 35 kt. Seas
4 to 8 ft, building to 8 to 13 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming W to SW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.SUN...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W 15 to 25 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft.
.MON...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

$$

ANZ905-251445-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 FM and 39N-
924 PM EST Wed Feb 24 2021

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming 25 to 35 kt. Seas 6 to
11 ft.
.THU...W winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming NW 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to
13 ft. Chance of rain. Isolated tstms southeast portion.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to
15 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SAT...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S 25 to 35 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft, building to 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.MON...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.

$$

ANZ910-251445-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 NM offshore-
924 PM EST Wed Feb 24 2021

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas
7 to 11 ft. Scattered showers and a slight chance of tstms late.
.THU...W winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming NW 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to
12 ft. Scattered showers and slight chance of tstms.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E 5 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 10 ft.
.SAT...SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to
9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming variable 5 to 10 kt. Seas
6 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON...W winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming SW 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to
12 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.

$$

ANZ825-251445-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 NM offshore-
924 PM EST Wed Feb 24 2021

.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 6 to
11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to
15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN...E to SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ828-251445-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 NM offshore-
924 PM EST Wed Feb 24 2021

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...E to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SE 20 to 30 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to
10 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N. Seas 4 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ925-251445-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 NM and 250 NM
offshore-
924 PM EST Wed Feb 24 2021

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Isolated
showers. A slight chance of a tstm late.
.THU...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N 15 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 10 ft. Scattered showers.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered
showers.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SE 20 to 30 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...SE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming S 30 to 40 kt. Seas 8 to
13 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming W to SW 15 to
25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.SUN...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 7 to 12 ft.

$$

ANZ830-251445-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 NM offshore-
924 PM EST Wed Feb 24 2021

.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming W 15 to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N 15 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE 15 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming SE 20 to 30 kt. Seas
6 to 10 ft.
.SAT...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 7 to
12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to
15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.MON...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 10 ft.

$$

ANZ833-251445-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 NM Offshore.-
924 PM EST Wed Feb 24 2021

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming E. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT...S winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to
11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 10 ft.

$$

ANZ930-251445-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 NM and 250 NM offshore-
924 PM EST Wed Feb 24 2021

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered
showers late with a slight chance of tstms.
.THU...W winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft. Scattered showers.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.FRI...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT...SE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming S. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.

$$

ANZ835-251445-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 FM-
924 PM EST Wed Feb 24 2021

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to
20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas 4 to
7 ft. Scattered showers.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.

$$

ANZ935-251445-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 FM to 250 NM offshore-
924 PM EST Wed Feb 24 2021

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft.
.THU...W winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Scattered showers.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming NE. Seas
3 to 4 ft. Scattered showers. Isolated tstms.
.FRI...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered
showers.
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.MON...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Figurskey. Ocean Prediction Center.