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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
515 AM EDT THU JUL 31 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 STALLED FRONT WILL PERSIST OVER
THE FAR E WATERS TODAY...WHILE LOW PRES MOVING ALONG THE FRONT
PULLS THE FRONT SLIGHTLY E OVER THE NRN WATERS. WEAK HIGH PRES
WILL MOVE OVER THE NRN WATERS TODAY AND PASS NE OF THE WATERS
TONIGHT. THE STALLED FRONT WILL THEN DRIFT BACK TO THE W AND NW
AS A WEAK WARM FRONT TONIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT WHILE HIGH PRES E OF
THE AREA EXPANDS TO THE W. THE FRONT WILL BECOME NEARLY
STATIONARY NEAR THE COAST SUN NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL DISSIPATE MON
AS HIGH PRES EXPANDS W OVER THE WATERS MON AND MON NIGHT.

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

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. WIDESPREAD TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. TSTMS
AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

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

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE EARLY. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

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

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

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT EARLY.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. TSTMS
AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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