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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1048 PM EDT Wed Apr 24 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.

ANZ899-260245-
1048 PM EDT Wed Apr 24 2019

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A cold front will move SE across
the northern waters early tonight, then stall across the central
portions tonight and Thu. The front will lift back N through the
waters as a warm front Thu night and Fri. A strong cold front
will approach the coast Fri, then move E across the area Fri
night and Sat. High pressure will build E across the waters Sat,
then shift E of the area Sat night. Another low will pass just N
of the area Sun and Sun night while pulling another cold front
into the northern portions. The cold front will stall across the
central waters Mon, then slowly lift back N as a warm front Mon
night.

$$

ANZ820-260245-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 FM-
1048 PM EDT Wed Apr 24 2019

.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E 5 to 15 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SE 10 to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.FRI...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 15 to 25 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SAT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N 15 to 20 kt.
Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas
2 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ915-260245-
Between 1000FM and 38.5 N west of 69 W-
1048 PM EDT Wed Apr 24 2019

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.SAT...W winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.SUN...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N to NW 15 to
20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SE 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ920-260245-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 FM and south of 38.5N to
250 NM offshore-
1048 PM EDT Wed Apr 24 2019

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.THU...N to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to
15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered TSTMs.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to
9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft.
.SAT...W winds 30 to 35 kt, diminishing to 25 to 30 kt. Seas
9 to 16 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.SUN...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to
10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to
20 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.MON...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to
15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ905-260245-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 FM and 39N-
1048 PM EDT Wed Apr 24 2019

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 5 to 7 ft. Scattered showers, TSTMs and areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming E to SE.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.FRI...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Chance of rain
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft, building to 9 to 15 ft.
.SAT...S winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming W 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to
16 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.SUN...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to
9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E. Seas 4 to
7 ft.

$$

ANZ910-260245-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 NM offshore-
1048 PM EDT Wed Apr 24 2019

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to
8 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SE.
Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.FRI...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 4 to
6 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 30 to 40 kt.
Seas 5 to 9 ft, building to 11 to 17 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming W 25 to 30 kt. Seas
12 to 16 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.SUN...S to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.MON...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ825-260245-
Baltimore Canyon to Cape Charles Light to 100 NM offshore-
1048 PM EDT Wed Apr 24 2019

.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Areas of
fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.FRI...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S 20 to 30 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft, building to 6 to 10 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm
or less.
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SAT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S to SW 20 to 30 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft, building to 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N 15 to 20 kt.
Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON...NE winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas
2 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ828-260245-
Cape Charles Light to Currituck Beach Light to 100 NM offshore-
1048 PM EDT Wed Apr 24 2019

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.FRI...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming W to NW 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.SAT...W winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 20 to 30 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to
20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE 5 to 10 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to
15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ925-260245-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 NM and 250 NM
offshore-
1048 PM EDT Wed Apr 24 2019

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to
15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 3 to
6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.FRI...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 30 to 40 kt, becoming W to SW 25 to
35 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.SAT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SUN...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to
10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.MON...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ830-260245-
Currituck Beach Light to Cape Hatteras to 100 NM offshore-
1048 PM EDT Wed Apr 24 2019

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming NW 25 to 30 kt. Seas
7 to 13 ft.
.SAT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 20 to 30 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.MON...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming variable 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to
15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ833-260245-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 NM Offshore.-
1048 PM EDT Wed Apr 24 2019

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds 30 to 35 kt, becoming NW 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to
10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 15 to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.MON...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ930-260245-
Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear between 100 NM and 250 NM offshore-
1048 PM EDT Wed Apr 24 2019

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.FRI...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming NW 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to
12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 5 to
9 ft.
.SUN...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming E. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 3 to
4 ft.

$$

ANZ835-260245-
Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 FM-
1048 PM EDT Wed Apr 24 2019

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas
7 to 12 ft.
.SAT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...S winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming variable 5 to
15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to SE 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 5 to 10 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ935-260245-
Cape Fear to 31N east of 1000 FM to 250 NM offshore-
1048 PM EDT Wed Apr 24 2019

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI...S winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming SW 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to
10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas
7 to 12 ft.
.SAT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.SUN...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than
10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...E winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SE 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Kells. Ocean Prediction Center.