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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
445 AM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

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.

ANZ905-252000-
East of 69W to the Hague Line between 1000 fm and 39N-
445 AM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming S to SE 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft, building to 8 to 15 ft. Chance of rain.
.TONIGHT...S winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas building to 10 to 19 ft.
Rain and isolated TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...S winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt. Seas 11 to
19 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs ending. Areas of fog. VSBY 1
NM or less.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas becoming 7 to 12
ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.FRI...S to SW winds diminishing to less than 10 kt, then
becoming S to SE 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Winds becoming W to NW 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft.

$$

Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
445 AM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

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.

ANZ915-252000-
Between 1000 fm and 38.5N west of 69W-
445 AM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SE winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt, then
becoming S. Seas 6 to 10 ft, building to 9 to 18 ft. Rain, then
showers and scattered TSTMs with areas of fog. VSBY 1 nm or
less.
.TONIGHT...S winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming S to SW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 10 to 18 ft. Showers and scattered TSTMs. Areas of fog.
VSBY 1 NM or less.
.THU...W to SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas becoming 7 to 13 ft.
Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 5 to 9 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.FRI...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 20 to 30 kt. Seas
5 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT...Winds diminishing to W 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to NW.
Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

$$

Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
445 AM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

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.

ANZ925-252000-
Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon between 100 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
445 AM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SE winds 30 to 40 kt, becoming S. Winds to 40 kt or
higher in and near TSTMs. Seas 11 to 19 ft. Showers and TSTMs
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds diminishing to 15 to 25 kt, then
becoming W to SW 15 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 8 to 14 ft.
TSTMs and scattered showers. Areas of fog. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.THU...W winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 6 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt.
Seas becoming 5 to 7 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.FRI...S winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SAT...W to SW winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding
to 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming N to NW
10 to 20 kt. Seas becoming 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
becoming 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.

$$

Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
445 AM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

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.

ANZ910-252000-
East of 69W and south of 39N to 250 nm offshore-
445 AM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming S to SE 30 to 40 kt.
Seas 5 to 9 ft, building to 10 to 18 ft. Chance of rain and
TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...S winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas building to 12 to 20 ft.
Rain, then showers and scattered TSTMs.
.THU...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 11 to 19 ft, subsiding to 8 to 13 ft. Scattered showers and
TSTMs ending.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming variable 5 to 15 kt.
Seas becoming 6 to 10 ft. Scattered showers.
.FRI...Winds becoming S to SE 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Winds becoming Variable 5 to 15 kt, then N to NW.
Seas subsiding to 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
becoming 4 to 8 ft.

$$

Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
445 AM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

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.

ANZ920-252000-
Baltimore Canyon to 69W east of 1000 fm and south of 38.5N to
250 nm offshore-
445 AM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S winds 30 to 40 kt. Winds to 40 kt or higher in and
near TSTMs. Seas 8 to 14 ft, building to 12 to 20 ft. Rain
early, then showers and TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...S winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
10 to 19 ft. Showers and scattered TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas becoming 7 to 13 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas subsiding to 5 to 8 ft. Areas of fog. VSBY 1 nm or less.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming SW. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas subsiding to 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas becoming 4 to 8 ft.

$$

Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
439 AM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

New England continental shelf and slope waters from 25 nm
offshore to the Hague Line, except to 1000 fm south of New
England.

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.

ANZ810-252015-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 fm-
439 AM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SE winds 15 to 25 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft, building to 9 to 16 ft. Rain, then showers and
scattered TSTMs. Patchy fog. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming S to SW 15 to
25 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft. Showers and scattered TSTMs. Areas of
fog. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. Chance of showers
and areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to 15 kt.
Seas subsiding to 5 to 9 ft. Areas of fog. VSBY 1 nm or less.
.FRI...S to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming E to SE 10 to
20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SAT...Winds diminishing to W to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
439 AM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

New England continental shelf and slope waters from 25 nm
offshore to the Hague Line, except to 1000 fm south of New
England.

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.

ANZ815-252015-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 fm-
439 AM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SE winds 15 to 25 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft, building to 9 to 16 ft. Rain early, then showers and
scattered TSTMs. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...Winds diminishing to S 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 5 to
15 kt. Seas 8 to 15 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs. Areas of
fog. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.THU...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 10 ft.
Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY
1 nm or less.
.FRI...SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming E 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...W to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 3 to
6 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Mills. Ocean Prediction Center.

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