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FZNT34 KWBC 191436
OFFN32

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
936 AM EST FRI DEC 19 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 HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
OFFSHORE TODAY AND TONIGHT...THEN SHIFT NE ACROSS THE AREA SAT
INTO MON. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL MOVE OFF THE SOUTH CAROLINA
COAST SUN NIGHT...DRIFT N OVER THE WATERS NEAR THE COAST MON
THROUGH TUE...THEN PASS N OF THE AREA TUE NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING.
THE LOW WILL PULL A WARM FRONT N ACROSS THE WATERS SUN NIGHT
THROUGH TUE. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E AND APPROACH THE SE
COAST LATE TUE NIGHT.

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT SUN.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6
TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

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

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.

.FORECASTER ACHORN. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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