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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
443 AM EDT THU APR 27 2017

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 COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E ACROSS
THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TODAY WHILE WEAKENING. A HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL BUILD W ACROSS THE SRN WATERS TODAY INTO FRI
NIGHT...PERSIST SAT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...THEN SHIFT SE OF THE
AREA MON AND MON NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE
NRN WATERS FRI AND FRI NIGHT. ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH FROM THE NW SAT...PUSH S INTO THE NRN WATERS SAT
NIGHT...THEN STALL ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS SUN. THE FRONT WILL
RETURN N AS A WARM FRONT SUN NIGHT AND PASS N OF THE AREA EARLY
MON. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE MID ATLC COAST LATE
MON INTO MON NIGHT...THEN MOVE OFFSHORE LATE MON NIGHT.

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

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

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

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

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

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

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

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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