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FZNT34 KWBC 201439
OFFN32

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
939 AM EST MON FEB 20 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 COLD FRONT EXTENDING FROM
THE JERSEY SHORE EASTWARD THIS MORNING WILL PUSH S OVER THE
WATERS THIS AFTERNOON INTO TONIGHT. LOW PRES AREAS DEVELOPING NE
AND E OF THE WATERS TODAY INTO TUE WILL MOVE WELL E OF THE REGION
TUE NIGHT AND WED. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD SE TOWARD THE COAST LATER
TODAY AND TONIGHT...DRIFT SE THROUGH THE AREA TUE INTO WED...AND
PASS SE OF THE WATERS WED NIGHT INTO FRI WHILE MAINTAINING A
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 N AWAY FROM THE WATERS AS A WARM FRONT FRI
INTO FRI NIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE REGION FROM
THE W BY FRI NIGHT WITH WEAK LOW PRESSURE LIFTING N INTO THE SRN
WATERS.

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS BECOMING 2 TO
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 3 TO 6 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 WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO
9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...BECOMING 4 TO 8
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 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 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S 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 TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

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

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE TO E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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