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FZNT34 KWBC 101508
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1008 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE

CONDITIONS GIVEN REPRESENT THE HIGHEST WITHIN THAT PERIOD.

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.

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A DEVELOPING LOW OVER THE NRN
WATERS NEAR 39N 68W WILL RACE NE TODAY. A SERIES OF LOW PRES
TROUGHS WILL PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO THU NIGHT.
ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW WILL MOVE NE ACROSS THE SRN AND CENTRAL
WATERS FRI INTO FRI NIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL PASS SE
ACROSS THE WATERS FRI NIGHT INTO SAT. AN ASSOCIATED LOW PRES
CENTER ON THE FRONT WILL INTENSIFY NE OF THE AREA LATE SAT INTO
SUN WHILE STRONG HIGH PRES BUILDS IN FROM THE NW. A HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL BUILD TO THE COAST LATE SUN...THEN MOVE OFFSHORE SUN
NIGHT.

HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON INCLUDING THE WATERS W OF 39.3N
71.9W...SW TO 37.7N 72.9W

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.
SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 22 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 22 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON OUT TO 36N 70W TO 34N 71W

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 21 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 15 TO 22 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.

HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR OUT TO 34N 71W TO 32N 73W

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.

CAPE FEAR TO 31N OUT TO 32N 73W TO 31N 74W

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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