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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1012 AM EST TUE DEC 6 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...LOW PRES JUST E OF MYRTLE BEACH
WILL MOVE NE TODAY...WHILE A STRONGER LOW APPROACHES THE NORTH
CAROLINA COAST NEAR CURRITUCK SOUND. THE SECOND LOW WILL DEEPEN
AS IT TRACKS NE ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT...THEN DRIFTS
SE WED INTO EARLY WED NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. A STRONG COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW THU. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL MOVE
ACROSS THE N PORTION THU NIGHT WHILE PULLING THE COLD FRONT
ACROSS THE WATERS. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD E TOWARD THE COAST
FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT AS A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS
PASSES SE OVER THE N WATERS.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 35 TO
45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 9 TO
16 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO
10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO
10 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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