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FZNT34 KWBC 022031
OFFN32

Marine Weather HF Voice Broadcast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
431 PM EDT Sun Oct 2 2022

West central North Atlantic continental shelf and slope waters
beyond 20 nm to 250 nm offshore, including south 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 will move slowly S
across the area tonight while developing low pressure tracks E
along the boundary. The front will stall over the N portion Mon
into Tue as another low develops along the boundary off of the
Mid-Atlantic coast. This second low will then move slowly NE
across the waters Tue night through Wed night while gradually
weakening, and will pass E of the waters Thu and Thu night. High
pressure N of the region will shift NE of the area tonight.
Another high will build NW and N of the area Sun into Tue, then
shift NE of the region Wed into Thu night. A cold front will
approach the inner waters Fri and Fri night.

Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon including the waters west of
39.3N 71.9W...SW to 37.7N 72.9W

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 18 ft. Chance of
rain with vsby 1 nm or less.
.MON...NE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 11 to 19 ft. Chance of rain
with vsby 1 nm or less.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 19 ft. Chance of
showers.
.TUE...NE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.WED...N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 4 to
6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

Baltimore Canyon to the Hague Line south of 1000 fm

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 11 to 19 ft. Scattered
showers early, then rain.
.MON...E to NE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 21 ft. Scattered
showers.
.MON NIGHT...E to NE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 21 ft.
Scattered showers.
.TUE...E to NE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft. Scattered
showers with vsby 1 nm or less.
.TUE NIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.WED...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas
3 to 6 ft.

Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon out to 36N 70W to 34N 71W

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NE winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 30 to 40 kt. Seas
10 to 17 ft. Scattered showers.
.MON...N to NE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 13 to 20 ft. Scattered
showers with vsby 1 nm or less.
.MON NIGHT...N to NE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 19 ft. Rain.
.TUE...N winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 10 to 17 ft.
Chance of rain with vsby 1 nm or less.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas
3 to 6 ft.

Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear out to 34N 71W to 32N 73W

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW, then,
increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Scattered showers.
.MON...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N 25 to 35 kt. Seas
10 to 17 ft. Scattered showers.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 19 ft.
Scattered showers.
.TUE...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft. Scattered
showers.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.

Cape Fear to 31N out to 32N 73W to 31N 74W

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. Scattered
showers.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. Scattered
showers.
.TUE...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft. Scattered
showers.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...W winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas
3 to 4 ft.

.Forecaster Musonda. Ocean Prediction Center.


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