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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1037 AM EDT WED JUL 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 WARM FRONT EXTENDING NW TO SE
OVER BALTIMORE CANYON WILL DRIFT N WHILE DISSIPATING TODAY. HIGH
PRES WILL MERGE WITH A RIDGE SE OF THE AREA TODAY. A COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW TODAY...MOVE TO THE MID ATLC COAST
TONIGHT...THEN SLOWLY MOVE SE OVER THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS
THU...AS WEAK AREAS OF LOW PRES MOVE NE ALONG THE FRONT. THE
FRONT WILL STALL ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS FRI INTO SAT. A WEAK
AREA OF LOW PRES WILL MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST LATE SUN...THEN
TRACK NE SUN NIGHT.

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

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS
AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

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

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

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS AND
SCATTERED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

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

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
OR TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

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

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. TSTMS OR SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

.FORECASTER PROSISE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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