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FZNT34 KWBC 282203
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
603 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

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 STATIONARY FRONT ACROSS
THE CENTRAL WATERS WILL DISSIPATE EARLY TONIGHT. LONG PERIOD E TO
SE SWELL PRODUCED BY HURRICANE GASTON WILL MOVE THROUGH THE
WATERS TONIGHT THROUGH THU. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD SE OVER
THE N WATERS TONIGHT...THEN WEAKEN MON AND MON NIGHT. TROPICAL
DEPRESSION EIGHT NEAR 31.8N 70.9W AT 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON WILL
MOVE W AT 8 KT TO NEAR 32.2N 72.5W BY 2 AM MON. THE DEPRESSION
WILL BECOME TROPICAL STORM EIGHT AND MOVE TO 33.0N 73.9W BY 2 PM
MON...MOVE TO 33.7N 74.9W BY 2 AM TUE...THEN TO 34.3N 75.4W NEAR
S CAROLINA COAST BY 2 PM TUE...AND MOVE TO 36.8N 72.4W BY 2 PM
WED. THE STORM WILL THEN ACCELERATE NE ACROSS THE N WATERS WED
NIGHT INTO THU. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS THU
AND THU NIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL TRACK NE ACROSS THE S
WATERS WED NIGHT INTO THU NIGHT. TROPICAL DEPRESSION NINE WILL
APPROACH THE S WATERS THU NIGHT INTO FRI NIGHT.

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

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

...TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF TSTMS
AND ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

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

...TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

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

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

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

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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