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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1039 AM EDT MON MAY 22 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 STATIONARY FRONT ACROSS THE SRN
WATERS WILL SLOWLY LIFT NE ACROSS THE AREA AS A WARM FRONT LATER
TODAY THROUGH TUE. A HIGH PRES RIDGE ACROSS THE NE WATERS WILL
SHIFT E OF THE AREA TODAY INTO TONIGHT. A LOW PRES CENTER WILL
MOVE NE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST TUE NIGHT...THEN PASS ACROSS THE
NW WATERS WED. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE TOWARDS THE COAST WED
NIGHT...PUSH SLOWLY OFFSHORE THU INTO THU NIGHT...THEN PASS E OF
THE WATERS FRI. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL THEN BUILD TOWARDS
THE COAST FRI NIGHT.

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

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. RAIN. AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION
BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION BECOMING S
15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 5 TO 9
FT...HIGHEST E.
.FRI...W WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9
FT...HIGHEST E.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
10 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35
KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10
TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9
TO 12 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35
KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 6 TO 9 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
5 TO 9 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS NW.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO
12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 7 FT.

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

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5
TO 9 FT...HIGHEST NE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...
HIGHEST NE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4
TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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