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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
518 PM EDT WED AUG 31 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...TROPICAL DEPRESSION EIGHT NEAR
36.3N 71.9W AT 5 PM TODAY WAS MOVING NE AT 14 KT. THE DEPRESSION
WILL BE NEAR 37.7N 69.3W BY 2 AM THU...THEN STRENGTHEN INTO A
TROPICAL STORM AND CONTINUE TO TRACK NE TO NEAR 39.9N 64.0W BY
8 AM THU...NEAR 39.9N 64.0W BY 2 PM THU...THEN PASS WELL E OF THE
WATERS AND BECOME POST-TROPICAL THU NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
PUSH SE INTO THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS THU NIGHT AND FRI.
TROPICAL STORM HERMINE NOW IN THE GULF OF MEXICO WILL APPROACH
FROM THE SW THU NIGHT. THE STORM IS EXPECTED TO TRACK NE INLAND
NEAR GEORGIA AND THE CAROLINA COASTS FRI INTO FRI NIGHT...THEN
BECOME A POST- TROPICAL LOW AND TRACK TO NEAR 39.0N 74.5W BY 2 PM
SUN...NEAR 39.5N 72.0W BY 2 PM MON. SEE THE LATEST NATIONAL
HURRICANE CENTER ADVISORIES ON TROPICAL DEPRESSIONS EIGHT AND
TROPICAL STORM HERMINE.

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

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO
15 KT EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 14 TO 22 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 23 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN...

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO
30 KT EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS EARLY.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 16 TO 23 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 15 TO 23 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.

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

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW EARLY.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 22 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

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

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. WIDESPREAD
TSTMS.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

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

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT EARLY.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. WIDESPREAD TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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