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FZNT34 KWBC 311448
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1048 AM EDT MON AUG 31 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 HIGH PRES RIDGE ACROSS THE
CENTRAL WATERS WILL SLOWLY SHIFT E OF THE AREA TODAY AND TONIGHT.
A WEAK LOW PRES AREA WILL FORM ALONG A COASTAL STATIONARY FRONT
OFF THE N CAROLINA COAST TONIGHT...DRIFT SLOWLY E TUE INTO TUE
NIGHT...THEN PASS SE OF THE SRN WATERS WED AND WED NIGHT. A WEAK
COLD FRONT WILL PUSH S INTO THE NRN WATERS THU AND THU
NIGHT...THEN DISSIPATE ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS FRI. HIGH PRES
WILL BUILD BEHIND THE FRONT THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT.

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

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

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

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.

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

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

.FORECASTER COLLINS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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