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FZNT34 KWBC 310251
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
951 PM EST FRI JAN 30 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...DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL INTENSIFY
NEAR GEORGES BANK TONIGHT INTO SAT...THEN WILL MOVE OFF TO THE NE
LATE SAT THROUGH SUN. THE LOW WILL PULL A STRONG COLD FRONT E
ACROSS THE NE WATERS TONIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD SE AND MOVE
OVER THE WATERS LATE SAT AND SAT NIGHT...THEN PASS SE ACROSS THE
AREA SUN AND SUN NIGHT. ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW WILL MOVE OFF THE
MID ATLC COAST EARLY MON...MOVE NE AND PASS JUST N OF THE AREA
LATER MON WHILE INTENSIFYING...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE MON NIGHT. THE
LOW WILL PULL ANOTHER STRONG COLD FRONT E ACROSS THE WATERS MON
INTO MON NIGHT. A LARGE RIDGE WILL BUILD E OVER THE WATERS MON
NIGHT AND TUE...THEN PASS E OVER THE WATERS TUE NIGHT INTO WED. A
THIRD COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE MID ATLC COAST WED NIGHT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 35 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SAT...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 14 TO 23 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 16 TO 24 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 16 TO 23 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 15 TO 25 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 16 TO 25 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 15 TO 22 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 21 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 13 TO 21 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

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

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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