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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
451 PM EDT THU AUG 25 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 OVER THE NRN
AND CENTRAL WATERS WILL WEAKEN TODAY INTO SAT NIGHT. A COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH THE AREA FROM THE NW FRI...THEN MOVE E OVER THE FAR
NRN WATERS FRI NIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. ANOTHER
RIDGE WILL BUILD SE OVER THE NRN WATERS SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN
NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN MON AND MON NIGHT. AN AREA OF HIGH PRES WILL
BUILD W OF THE WATERS TUE AND TUE NIGHT.

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

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO N TO NW LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT EARLY.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

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

.TONIGHT AND FRI...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT THROUGH TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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