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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1037 AM EDT THU AUG 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 WEAK LOW CENTER JUST E OF THE WATERS
WILL SLOWLY MOVE E TODAY INTO TONIGHT. A TRAILING FRONT ACROSS
THE CENTRAL WATERS WILL REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY TODAY THROUGH
FRI. AS A SERIES OF WEAK LOWS PASS E ALONG THE FRONT...THE FRONT
WILL DRIFT SLOWLY S INTO THE SRN WATERS FRI NIGHT INTO SAT
NIGHT...THEN PASS S OF THE AREA SUN. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL THEN
BUILD JUST N OF THE AREA SUN NIGHT INTO MON NIGHT.

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

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT S PORTION N TO NW. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT S PORTION N TO NE 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...HIGHEST E. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

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

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NE PORTION N TO NW. SEAS
2 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NE PORTION VARIABLE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION VARIABLE. SEAS
1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

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

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION VARIABLE 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION W TO SW. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

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

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

.FORECASTER ACHORN. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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