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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
513 AM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016

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...TROPICAL DEPRESSION TWO 29.9N
77.0W AT 5 AM EDT SAT IS MOVING NW 12 KT. IT IS EXPECTED TO BE
NEAR 31.0N 78.4W AT 2 PM SAT...AT 32.4N 79.7W AS A TROPICAL STORM
AT 2 AM SUN. IT WILL THEN MOVE INLAND TO 32.8N 80.0W AS A
TROPICAL DEPRESSION AT 2 PM SUN...33.0N 79.5W AT 2 AM MON. THE
SYSTEM WILL RE-EMERGE OFFSHORE AND TRANSITION TO A POST TROPICAL
LOW NEAR 33.5N 78.0W AT 2 AM TUE...MOVE TO 34.5N 76.5W AT 2 AM
WED...AND 35.0N 75.5W AT 2 AM THU. SEE THE LATEST NHC ADVISORY
FOR TROPICAL DEPRESSION TWO. OTHERWISE...A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER
THE CENTRAL WATERS WILL MOVE SLOWLY N TODAY THROUGH SUN
NIGHT...AND PASS E OF THE AREA MON AND MON NIGHT. A LOW PRES
TROUGH WILL FORM OVER THE NW WATERS MON NIGHT AND MOVE E THROUGH
THE N PORTION INTO TUE NIGHT. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD OVER THE
NRN WATERS WED AND WED NIGHT.

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

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT EARLY.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...S WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...WINDS DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4
TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT EARLY.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT.

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

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
SCATTERED TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...WINDS BACKING TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT EARLY.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...WINDS VEERING TO W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO S 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...WINDS VEERING TO W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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