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FZNT34 KWBC 202053
OFFN32

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
353 PM EST MON FEB 20 2017

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 WILL DISSIPATE
OVER THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT AS LOW PRES INTENSIFIES
TO THE E OF THE REGION. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD SE TOWARD THE WATERS
TONIGHT INTO TUE...AND THEN CROSS THE WATERS LATER TUE INTO WED
NIGHT. THE HIGH WILL MOVE SLOWLY OFF TO THE E OF THE WATERS THU
INTO FRI AS LOW PRES ORGANIZES OVER FLORIDA. THE LOW WILL LIFT NE
INTO THE SRN WATERS LATE FRI AND FRI NIGHT...AND THEN WEAKEN OVER
THE AREA SAT. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E OFF THE COAST BY
LATE SAT...AND CROSS THE REGION SAT NIGHT.

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

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING E
TO SE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS BECOMING 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT...THEN SHIFTING TO W TO
NW 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW TO W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...SHIFTING TO W TO NW LATE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12
FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...SHIFTING TO W. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

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

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI...

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO
10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9
FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING E 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

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

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI...

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13
FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS BUILDING TO
6 TO 10 FT.

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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