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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
405 PM EST SUN DEC 4 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...A HIGH PRES RIDGE EXTENDING INTO
THE S WATERS WILL PASS NE ACROSS THE REGION TONIGHT INTO MON
WHILE WEAKENING. LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP OFF THE SE COAST
TONIGHT...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS MON INTO MON
NIGHT. ANOTHER STRONGER LOW WILL DEVELOP TUE AND MOVE NE NEAR THE
SE COAST...CONTINUE NE INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS TUE NIGHT...THEN
DRIFT SE WED INTO WED NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. A STRONG COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW THU. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL PASS N OF
THE WATERS THU NIGHT INTO EARLY FRI AND PULL THE FRONT SE OVER
THE AREA. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD E TOWARD THE COAST FRI
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 FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE EARLY...
THEN...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO
30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 21 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY...THEN...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 13 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 21 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE EARLY...
THEN...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO
12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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