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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1036 AM EDT TUE MAY 24 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 TROUGH OVER THE WATERS
WILL MOVE E THROUGH THE REGION TODAY INTO TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE SRN WATERS TODAY AND TONIGHT...MOVE
SLOWLY N OVER THE CENTRAL AND NRN WATERS WED THROUGH FRI...THEN
PERSIST OVER THE NRN WATERS FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT. A WEAK
COLD FRONT WILL MOVE S THROUGH THE NRN WATERS LATE WED NIGHT INTO
THU...AND CONTINUE E OF THE AREA THU NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW PRES WILL
MOVE NW OVER THE S PORTION FRI NIGHT...DRIFT NW THROUGH THE S
PORTION SAT...THEN STALL OVER THE SE COAST SAT NIGHT WHILE
WEAKENING.

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

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S TO 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...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

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

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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