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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1103 AM EDT SAT APR 30 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 37N66W
WILL MOVE SLOWLY OFF TO THE E TODAY INTO TONIGHT. A WEAK HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD S INTO THE WATERS TONIGHT...THEN SHIFT E OF
THE AREA SUN. A WARM FRONT WILL MOVE NE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST
SUN...THEN CONTINUE NE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS SUN NIGHT INTO MON
WHILE A DEVELOPING LOW FORMS ON THE FRONT. AS THE DEVELOPING LOW
MOVES OFF TO THE N IT WILL PULL A TRAILING COLD FRONT SE ACROSS
THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS LATE MON INTO TUE. THE FRONT WILL THEN
STALL SW TO NE ACROSS THE WATERS TUE NIGHT INTO WED NIGHT...WITH
A DEVELOPING LOW FORMING ON THE FRONT NEAR THE SE COAST LATE WED
INTO WED NIGHT.

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

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

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

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

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

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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