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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1055 PM EDT THU JUL 24 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 COLD FRONT EXTENDING NE FROM
JUST N OF CAPE HATTERAS WILL SLOWLY MOVE SE OVER THE N AND
CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT. THE FRONT WILL STALL ACROSS THE CENTRAL
WATERS FRI AFTERNOON AND FRI NIGHT...THEN DRIFT N AND DISSIPATE
SAT. A LOW PRES TROUGH IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP NEAR THE MID ATLC
COAST SAT NIGHT AND PERSIST INTO MON. THE NEXT COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST MON NIGHT INTO TUE...AND MOVE SE OVER
THE CENTRAL AND S WATERS TUE NIGHT.

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

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WINDS TO 35 KT OR GREATER
POSSIBLE IN AND NEAR TSTMS. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED TSTMS.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WINDS TO 35 KT OR GREATER
POSSIBLE IN AND NEAR TSTMS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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