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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
512 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 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 LOW PRES CENTER SE OF NOVA
SCOTIA WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE OFF TO THE NE TODAY. A COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW LATER TODAY...THEN PASS SE ACROSS THE
WATERS TONIGHT INTO EARLY SUN NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
E TOWARDS THE COAST LATE SUN AND SUN NIGHT...DRIFT OFFSHORE MON
INTO TUE...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS TUE NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD
FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW TUE NIGHT...THEN PUSH SE INTO THE
NW WATERS LATE WED INTO WED NIGHT.

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT EARLY...
THEN BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT LATE...HIGHEST E.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 5 FT LATE...HIGHEST E.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS BECOMING 2
TO 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3
TO 6 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO
4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO
10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT LATE.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT LATE.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BECOMING 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST
E.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT LATE.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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