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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
442 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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 PUSH SE ACROSS
THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO FRI NIGHT. LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE
FRONT OFF THE N CAROLINA COAST FRI...THEN INTENSIFY AS IT MOVES NE
ACROSS THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS FRI AND FRI NIGHT. A SECOND LOW
WILL DEVELOP OVER THE NRN WATERS SAT NIGHT...THEN MOVE E SUN. A
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W SUN AND SUN NIGHT.
ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION MON INTO MON
NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL QUICKLY MOVE E ACROSS THE AREA TUE...AS LOW
PRES MOVES TOWARDS THE NE COAST 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 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT BUILDING TO
7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5
TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT INCREASING TO 30 TO 45 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT...BUILDING TO 15 TO 23 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 45 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION SHIFTING TO N
TO NE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 16 TO 25 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 30 TO 45 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION N TO NE 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 15 TO 24 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 22
FT SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION BECOMING
VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6
TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO NW 15 TO 25
KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5
TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 40 KT...EXCEPT E PORTION TO 45 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 14 FT BUILDING TO 12 TO 20 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 45 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION SHIFTING TO N
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO W TO NW 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...WINDS BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT BUILDING TO 10
TO 17 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 30 TO 45 KT BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...WINDS BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 30 TO 45 KT BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...WINDS BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

.FORECASTER ACHORN. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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