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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1056 AM EDT THU OCT 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...STRONG LOW PRES SE OF LONG ISLAND WILL
DRIFT NE OF THE AREA TODAY...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE TONIGHT
THROUGH FRI NIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE COAST
SAT...THEN PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS SAT NIGHT INTO SUN NIGHT. A
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD E TOWARDS THE COAST LATE SUN...THEN
MOVE E OVER THE WATERS SUN NIGHT THROUGH MON NIGHT.

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT W PORTION W TO NW 25
TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8
TO 12 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION BECOMING
VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

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

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT
BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

.FORECASTER ACHORN. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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