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FZNT34 KWBC 230918
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
518 AM EDT TUE SEP 23 2014

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 STATIONARY FRONT ACROSS THE S
WATERS WILL DISSIPATE TODAY. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP NEAR
THE SE COAST TONIGHT...THEN EXPAND NWD UP THE COAST WED INTO WED
NIGHT. A LOW PRES CENTER WILL FORM ON THE TROF WED NIGHT...DRIFT
E OFF THE MID ATLC COAST THU INTO FRI...THEN TURN SLOWLY SW INTO
THE SRN WATERS FRI NIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. STRONG
HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN FROM THE NW TODAY INTO WED...THEN
MAINTAIN A RIDGE JUST N OF THE WATERS WED NIGHT INTO SAT WHILE
SLOWLY WEAKENING. THE WEAK RIDGE WILL THEN DRIFT S INTO THE NRN
WATERS LATE SAT INTO SAT NIGHT.

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

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT EARLY.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

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

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

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

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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