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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1041 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 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 WEAK COLD FRONT ACROSS THE FAR
SRN WATERS WILL BECOME STATIONARY THIS AFTERNOON...PERSIST INTO
WED...THEN DRIFT SE THROUGH THU NIGHT. AREAS OF LOW PRES WILL
MOVE NE ALONG THE FRONT WED NIGHT INTO THU NIGHT. A WEAK LOW PRES
TROF WILL MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST THIS AFTERNOON THEN SLOWLY
MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT THROUGH THU. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL
BUILD S INTO THE REGION THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...THEN PASS
NE OF THE AREA SAT AND SAT NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH IS EXPECTED
TO DEVELOP OVER THE S WATERS SAT NIGHT.

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 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT IN SE SWELL.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT IN SE SWELL.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT IN SE
SWELL.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT IN SE SWELL.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS AND
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

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

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT IN SE SWELL.
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT IN SE SWELL.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT IN SE SWELL.
SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

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

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT IN E
SWELL. SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT IN E SWELL.
SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT IN E
SWELL. SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

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

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT IN E
SWELL. SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT IN E SWELL.
SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT IN E
SWELL. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

.FORECASTER PROSISE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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