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FZNT34 KWBC 282046
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
346 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

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 LARGE HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD IN FROM THE W TONIGHT...THEN MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS THU
INTO THU NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP
ACROSS THE WATERS LATE THU NIGHT AND FRI...WHILE AN ASSOCIATED
LOW PRES CENTER INTENSIFIES N OF THE AREA. THE STRONG LOW WILL
THEN SLOWLY MOVE OFF TO THE NE SAT INTO SAT NIGHT WHILE A STRONG
HIGH PRES RIDGE BUILDS TOWARDS THE COAST. THE RIDGE WILL WEAKEN
WHILE MOVING OFFSHORE SUN...THEN MOVE SE OF THE AREA SUN NIGHT.
ANOTHER AREA OF LOW PRES IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP OFF THE MID ATLC
COAST MON...THEN STRENGTHEN E OF THE AREA MON NIGHT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 35 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5
FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7
TO 11 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 18
FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 21 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 21 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 18 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO  TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 18 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7
FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

.FORECASTER PROSISE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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