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FZNT34 KWBC 210243
OFFN32

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1043 PM EDT MON OCT 20 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 HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE WATERS
THIS EVENING WILL PASS E OF THE AREA TONIGHT INTO EARLY TUE. A
LOW PRES CENTER WILL MOVE SE OFF THE NEW JERSEY COAST LATE
TUE...REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY TUE NIGHT THROUGH WED NIGHT...THEN
MOVE NE AND PASS N OF THE AREA THU AND THU NIGHT. THE LOW IS
EXPECTED TO STRENGTHEN OVER THE NRN WATERS TUE NIGHT INTO EARLY
THU. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL SLOWLY BUILD E OVER THE WATERS FRI
THROUGH SAT NIGHT.

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

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

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

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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