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FZNT34 KWBC 280831
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
431 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

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 ACROSS THE
CENTRAL WATERS WILL PERSIST TODAY...LIFT N AS A WEAK WARM FRONT
TONIGHT AND THEN DISSIPATE ACROSS THE NORTHERN WATERS FRI. A WEAK
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW TODAY...AND MOVE SLOWLY TO
THE COAST TONIGHT AND FRI. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL MOVE OFF THE
MID ATLC COAST NEAR CAPE MAY ALONG THE FRONT LATE FRI AND FRI
NIGHT...AND PASS JUST N OF THE WATERS LATE SAT AND SAT NIGHT
WHILE PULLING THE COLD FRONT SE THROUGH THE REGION. THE FRONT
WILL STALL ACROSS THE NORTHERN WATERS LATE SAT AND SAT NIGHT. LOW
PRES WILL APPROACH THE NEW JERSEY COAST LATE SUN...AND TRACK NE
JUST N OF THE WATERS SUN NIGHT INTO MON NIGHT WHILE PULLING A
COLD FRONT SE ACROSS THE AREA.

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

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S EARLY. SEAS
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

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

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW EARLY.
SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

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

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

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

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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