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FZNT34 KWBC 192040
OFFN32

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
340 PM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

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 WEAK LOW PRES AREA LOCATED
ABOUT 300 NM E OF THE GEORGIA COAST WILL MOVE E AND SE AWAY FROM
THE WATERS TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL PUSH S INTO THE WATERS MON.
LOW PRES AREAS WILL DEVELOP NE AND E OF THE WATERS LATER TONIGHT
INTO TUE NIGHT...THEN MOVE WELL E OF THE REGION WED. HIGH PRES
WILL BUILD SE TOWARD THE COAST LATER MON AND MON NIGHT...DRIFT SE
THROUGH THE AREA TUE INTO WED...AND PASS SE OF THE WATERS WED
NIGHT INTO FRI NIGHT WITH A WEAK RIDGE EXTENDING W OVER THE SRN
PORTION. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE NW WATERS LATE
THU...STALL JUST N OF THE AREA THU NIGHT...AND THEN LIFT NE AWAY
FROM THE WATERS AS A WARM FRONT FRI INTO FRI NIGHT AS A STRONG
COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE W.

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

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BECOMING 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
W TO SW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8
FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. WINDS TO 35
KT IN OR NEAR TSTMS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS
ENDING.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. WINDS
TO 35 KT IN OR NEAR TSTMS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS ENDING.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 5 TO 9 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WINDS TO 35 KT IN AND NEAR
TSTMS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS
ENDING.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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