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FZNT34 KWBC 280307
OFFN32

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1007 PM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

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...STRONG HIGH PRES WILL SLOWLY
BUILD E TOWARDS THE MID ATLC COAST THROUGH SAT NIGHT...MOVE
OFFSHORE SUN...THEN PASS SE OF THE WATERS SUN NIGHT. A STRONG
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW SUN NIGHT...THEN MOVE SE
ACROSS THE WATERS MON INTO MON NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL STALL NEAR
THE FAR SRN WATERS EARLY TUE...THEN LIFT BACK N ACROSS THE REGION
AS A WARM FRONT LATER TUE INTO TUE NIGHT. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL
BUILD IN N OF THE COLD FRONT MON NIGHT...THEN MOVE SE ACROSS THE
NRN WATERS TUE INTO TUE NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM
THE NW WED AND THEN PUSH SE INTO THE NW WATERS WED NIGHT.

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

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.

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

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.

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

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N TO NW 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...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

.FORECASTER PROSISE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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