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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
425 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

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...STRONG LOW PRES OVER NEWFOUNDLAND
WILL MOVE OFF TO THE NE TONIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL
APPROACH THE NRN MID ATLC COAST TONIGHT...PASS NE ACROSS THE FAR
NW WATERS MON...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE MON NIGHT INTO TUE. THE
LOW WILL PULL A STRONG COLD FRONT E ACROSS THE WATERS MON INTO
MON NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TO THE COAST TUE...THEN
PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS TUE NIGHT INTO WED NIGHT. ANOTHER
STRONG COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW WED...THEN PASS SE
ACROSS THE WATERS LATE WED NIGHT INTO THU NIGHT. A STRONG HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE NW THU NIGHT...THEN DRIFT SE
ACROSS THE N AND CENTRAL WATERS FRI INTO FRI NIGHT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO S 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT LATE.
.MON...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING W. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35
KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO 18 FT...HIGHEST E. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4
TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO
7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST E.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST E.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST E.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4
TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING SW
15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 15 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...S WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT...BUILDING TO 13 TO 20 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 45 TO 60 KT...THEN BECOMING
W 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 19 TO 26 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 17 FT LATE...HIGHEST E.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT
LATE...HIGHEST E.
.WED...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO SW
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT LATE.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT...THEN BECOMING W
TO NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING
W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.

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

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO S 25 TO 35
KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 14
TO 23 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 35 TO 50 KT...BECOMING NW 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
14 TO 24 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7
TO 12 FT LATE...HIGHEST E.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
4 TO 8 FT LATE...HIGHEST E.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9
FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.

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

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY...THEN INCREASING TO S 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...S WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS
BUILDING TO 13 TO 22 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 35 TO 50 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 22 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7
FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO S TO SW 25 TO 35
KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT...THEN BECOMING W 30 TO
40 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 20 FT...HIGHEST NE. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO N 15 TO
25 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 11 FT LATE...HIGHEST NE.
.TUE...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
6 FT LATE...HIGHEST NE.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
4 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3
TO 6 FT.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO
9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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