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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1055 AM EDT THU OCT 2 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...LOW PRES OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS
WILL DRIFT SE AND WEAKEN TODAY...THEN DISSIPATE TONIGHT. ANOTHER
LOW JUST E OF THE N WATERS WILL DRIFT W TOWARD THE AREA TODAY AND
TONIGHT...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE E FRI AND FRI NIGHT. A WEAK HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL RAPIDLY PASS E OVER THE AREA FRI NIGHT. A COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS SAT AND SAT NIGHT. HIGH PRES
WILL BUILD INTO THE AREA SUN INTO MON...THEN MOVE E OF THE AREA
MON NIGHT.

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

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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