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FZNT34 KWBC 270849
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
349 AM EST SAT DEC 27 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 LARGE AREA OF HIGH PRES
CENTERED NEAR CAPE HATTERAS WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE SRN WATERS
TODAY INTO TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE OVER THE NRN AND
CENTRAL WATERS SUN AND SUN NIGHT...THEN STALL ACROSS THE CENTRAL
WATERS MON INTO TUE. LOW PRES WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE CENTRAL
WATERS ALONG THE FRONT MON INTO MON NIGHT. A SECOND DEVELOPING
LOW PRES WILL PASS E THROUGH THE WATERS TUE WHILE PULLING THE
COLD FRONT SE OF THE AREA TUE INTO TUE NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL
SLOWLY BUILD IN FROM THE NW TUE INTO WED NIGHT.

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

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.MON...WINDS VEERING TO N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

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

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

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

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

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

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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