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FZNT34 KWBC 010843
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
343 AM EST SUN MAR 1 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...STRONG HIGH PRES WILL QUICKLY
PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS TODAY. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE OVER
THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO MON...AS LOW PRES RAPIDLY INTENSIFIES
WELL NE OF THE AREA MON. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN FROM THE
W MON NIGHT...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TUE. A WARM FRONT
WILL LIFT NE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TUE NIGHT INTO WED. A COLD
FRONT WILL PUSH SE INTO THE FAR NW PORTION LATE WED...THEN PUSH
SE ACROSS THE WATERS WED NIGHT AND THU. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL
THEN AGAIN BUILD TOWARDS THE MID ATLC COAST THU NIGHT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...WINDS DIMINISHING TO S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 13 TO 22 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...WINDS DIMINISHING TO S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
13 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

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

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT...

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

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

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

.FORECASTER PROSISE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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