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FZNT34 KWBC 210841
OFFN32

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
441 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 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 HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE WATERS
WILL PASS E OF THE AREA EARLY TODAY. A LOW PRES CENTER WILL MOVE
SE OFF THE NEW JERSEY COAST LATE TODAY...REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY
TONIGHT INTO THU...THEN MOVE NE AND PASS N OF THE AREA LATE THU
AND THU NIGHT. THE LOW IS EXPECTED TO STRENGTHEN OVER THE NRN
WATERS TUE NIGHT INTO THU. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL SLOWLY BUILD E OVER
THE WATERS FRI THROUGH SAT NIGHT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT
EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT EARLY.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT
EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW EARLY.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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