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FZNT34 KWBC 220833
OFFN32

Marine Weather HF Voice Broadcast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
433 AM EDT Sat Jul 22 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 persist
just S of the area through the period. A cold front will drift SE
across the N waters today through Sun night, then lift N of the
area as a warm front Mon and Mon night. A series of lows will
move E and pass just N of the area Sun through Mon Night. Another
cold front will move SE across the N and central waters Mon night
through Tue Night, then stall off the North Carolina coast Wed
and Wed night as high pres passes N of the area.

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

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

Baltimore Canyon to the Hague Line south of 1000 fm

.TODAY...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Scattered
showers.
.SUN...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.TUE...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.WED...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas
3 to 5 ft.

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

.TODAY...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SUN...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Scattered
showers.
.MON...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.WED...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

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

.TODAY...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.MON...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.WED...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E to SE 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW. Seas 2 to
4 ft.

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

.TODAY...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...S to SW winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas
2 to 3 ft.

.Forecaster Scovil. Ocean Prediction Center.



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