FZNT34 KWBC 201459
OFFN32

Marine Weather HF Voice Broadcast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1059 AM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

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 strong cold front will move off
the mid Atlantic coast today, then pass SE across the waters
tonight into Sun as low pressure develops NE along the front.
Strong high pressure will build E over the waters Sun night and
Mon, then shift E and NE of the area Mon night and Tue. Another
strong cold front will move SE across the waters Tue and Tue
night, then pass E of the region Wed. Another strong high will
build NW of the area Wed and Wed night as a series of low
pressure troughs pass S across the N portion.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Chance of rain.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming 25 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to
14 ft. Scattered showers.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt.
Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.WED...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 8 ft.

Baltimore Canyon to the Hague Line south of 1000 fm

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...SW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. Rain with VSBY
1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 40 to 50 kt, becoming W to SW 30 to
40 kt. Seas 12 to 20 ft. Rain with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SUN...NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. Scattered showers
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.MON...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.TUE...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.WED NIGHT...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...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to SW 30 to
40 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 30 to 40 kt, becoming W to NW 25 to
35 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs with VSBY
1 nm or less.
.SUN...NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft. Scattered showers.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 15 to
20 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
5 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming SW 25 to 35 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft, building to 8 to 12 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW. Seas 6 to
11 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SUN...N to NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt.
Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to
9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.

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

.TODAY...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SUN...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.MON...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
5 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.

.Forecaster Kells. Ocean Prediction Center.