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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
439 AM EDT FRI APR 28 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 HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD W
ACROSS THE SRN WATERS TODAY AND TONIGHT...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 TODAY AND TONIGHT.
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. A THIRD COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH
THE MID ATLC COAST LATE MON INTO TUE...THEN MOVE SE OVER THE NRN
AND CENTRAL WATERS LATE TUE AND TUE NIGHT.

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

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...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 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...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 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 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...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 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 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW 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...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

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

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 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 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

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

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 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 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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