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FZNT34 KWBC 172031
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
431 PM EDT WED SEP 17 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 WEAK STATIONARY FRONT WILL
DRIFT SE ACROSS THE SRN WATERS TONIGHT INTO THU...AS AREAS OF LOW
PRES PASS NE ALONG THE FRONT. A WEAK LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DRIFT E
ACROSS THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT INTO THU. LOW PRES WILL
DEVELOP ON THE TROUGH AND PASS OVER THE FAR NE WATERS TONIGHT AND
THU. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD SE INTO THE REGION THU NIGHT
THROUGH FRI NIGHT...THEN PASS NE OF THE AREA SAT AND SAT NIGHT.
ANOTHER LOW IS EXPECTED TO FORM OFF THE CAROLINA COAST SUN...THEN
PASS NE ACROSS THE AREA SUN NIGHT INTO MON. A COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH THE MID ATLC COAST FROM THE W SUN NIGHT...THEN MOVE E
ACROSS THE AREA MON AND MON NIGHT.

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

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

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

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

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE EARLY. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW
EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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