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FZNT34 KWBC 020258
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1058 PM EDT FRI AUG 1 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 STATIONARY FRONT EXTENDING
ACROSS THE AREA WILL DRIFT N ACROSS THE WATERS AS A WEAK WARM
FRONT TONIGHT INTO SAT...AS A HIGH PRES RIDGE BUILDS W TOWARDS
THE AREA. THE FRONT WILL STALL JUST N OF THE AREA SUN
NIGHT...THEN DISSIPATE MON AS THE RIDGE BUILDS W OVER THE WATERS
MON AND MON NIGHT. TROPICAL STORM BERTHA WILL MOVE N AND APPROACH
THE SE WATERS MON NIGHT...PASS OVER THE SE WATERS TUE...THEN MOVE
E OF THE REGION TUE NIGHT AND WED. SEE THE LATEST NHC ADVISORY ON
BERTHA. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE THROUGH THE NRN AND
CENTRAL WATERS TUE NIGHT AND WED. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD NW OF
THE AREA WED AND WED NIGHT.

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

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

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

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

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.TUE NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

...TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.TUE...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.TUE NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

...TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.TUE...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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