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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1105 PM EDT FRI MAY 26 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 LOW PRES CENTER NEAR SW NOVA
SCOTIA WILL MOVE OFF TO THE E TONIGHT AND SAT. A WEAK HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL BUILD TOWARDS THE COAST TONIGHT...THEN DRIFT E ACROSS
THE WATERS SAT INTO SUN. A WARM FRONT WILL MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC
COAST LATE SAT AND SAT NIGHT...THEN DRIFT SLOWLY NE ACROSS THE
CENTRAL AND NRN WATERS SUN INTO MON NIGHT WHILE A SERIES OF WEAK
LOWS TRACK E ALONG THE FRONT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFF THE
NRN MID ATLC COAST MON NIGHT...DRIFT SE ACROSS THE NRN AND
CENTRAL WATERS TUE INTO WED...THEN BECOME STATIONARY ACROSS THE
CENTRAL PORTION WED AND WED NIGHT WHILE A RIDGE PERSISTS ACROSS
THE FAR SRN WATERS.

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

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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