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FZNT34 KWBC 230242
OFFN32

Marine Weather HF Voice Broadcast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1042 PM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

West central North Atlantic continental shelf and slope waters
beyond 20 nm to 250 nm offshore, including south 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 high pres ridge will persist
just S of the area through Thu night. A series of weak low pres
centers will track E along a stationary front near the far N
waters tonight through Mon night. A stronger low will pass NE of
the area late Mon night into Tue night while pulling the front S
across the N and central waters as a cold front. The front will
become nearly stationary across the central waters Wed into Wed
night, then return N across the area as a weak warm front Thu
into Thu night.

Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon including the waters west of
39.3N 71.9W...SW to 37.7N 72.9W

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas
5 to 8 ft.
.SUN...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming variable 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to
20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered
showers.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E to NE 10 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.THU...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Baltimore Canyon to the Hague Line south of 1000 fm

.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Showers.
.SUN...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. Scattered
showers.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming SW. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.MON...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.TUE...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 15 to
25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon out to 36N 70W to 34N 71W

.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Scattered
showers.
.MON...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Scattered showers.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than
10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU...E to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear out to 34N 71W to 32N 73W

.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Cape Fear to 31N out to 32N 73W to 31N 74W

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Scattered
showers.
.MON...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. TSTMs and scattered
showers.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.

.Forecaster Musonda. Ocean Prediction Center.



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