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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1042 PM EDT WED SEP 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...A LOW PRES CENTER NEAR 39N 66W
WILL PASS NE OF THE WATERS TONIGHT. A FRONT WILL REMAIN NEARLY
STATIONARY ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TONIGHT AND THU...THEN DRIFT
SLOWLY N AS A WARM FRONT THU NIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT. A WEAK COLD
FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE W FRI NIGHT AND SAT...MOVE OFFSHORE
SAT NIGHT AND SUN...THEN DRIFT SE ACROSS THE WATERS SUN NIGHT
THROUGH MON NIGHT WHILE HIGH PRES BUILDS IN FROM THE N.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT S PORTION 15 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST N. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST
N. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING E TO NE 25 TO 35 KT...EXCEPT S PORTION
E TO SE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST N.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT S
PORTION BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST N.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR N
PORTION NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR N PORTION NE WINDS
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5
FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...WINDS BECOMING NE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8
TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO N TO
NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION S TO SW 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8
FT...HIGHEST NW. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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