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FZNT34 KWBC 272127
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
527 PM EDT WED AUG 27 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...HURRICANE CRISTOBAL LOCATED NEAR
32.7N 71.4W AT 5 PM EDT IS MOVING N NE AT 13 KT. CRISTOBAL WILL
MOVE N TO NEAR 34.5N 69.2W BY 2 AM THU...TO 37.4N 63.8W BY 2 PM
THU...TURN NE TO 43.5N 52.0W BY 2 AM FRI...THEN ACCELERATE OFF TO
THE NE LATER FRI. OTHERWISE...A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE INTO THE
NRN WATERS TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD SE INTO THE AREA
THU NIGHT AND FRI...EXPAND ACROSS THE AREA FRI NIGHT INTO EARLY
SAT...THEN PERSIST OVER THE WATERS THROUGH MON NIGHT. SEE LATEST
NHC ADVISORY ON HURRICANE CRISTOBAL.

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

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15
KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO E TO NE 25
TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 11 TO 19 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE LATE. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

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

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 40 TO 50 KT...BECOMING NE 50 TO 60 KT
EARLY...THEN BECOMING N 30 TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS 15 TO 25 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT
LATE.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

...HURRICANE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 55 TO 65 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS 17 TO 27 FT...SUBSIDING TO 10 TO
17 FT LATE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
6 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT...
BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO 18 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
12 FT LATE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING W
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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