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FZNT34 KWBC 241427
OFFN32

Marine Weather HF Voice Broadcast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
927 AM EST Fri Nov 24 2017

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.

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 high pres ridge will build E
across the N portion today, then shift E of the waters tonight.
Low pres from the SW will track NE over the S portion today and
tonight, then pass E and NE of the area Sat and Sat night. A cold
front will move SE across the waters Sat night, then pass E of
the region Sun before a second cold front passes SE across the N
waters late Mon and Mon night. Another ridge will build slowly SE
across the area Sun night through Tue night. A third cold front
will approach the area from the NW Tue night.

Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon including the waters west of
39.3N 71.9W...SW to 37.7N 72.9W

.TODAY...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to SW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...W winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

Baltimore Canyon to the Hague Line south of 1000 fm

.TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.SAT...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...W winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.MON...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon out to 36N 70W to 34N 71W

.TODAY...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E to NE 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft. Chance of rain.
.SAT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.MON...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 5 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear out to 34N 71W to 32N 73W

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NE winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming E to NE 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 6 to 10 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 4 to
7 ft. Scattered showers.
.SAT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas
2 to 4 ft.

Cape Fear to 31N out to 32N 73W to 31N 74W

.TODAY...E to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Showers and
scattered TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.SAT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N to NE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

.Forecaster Nolt. Ocean Prediction Center.


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