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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
424 AM EDT WED AUG 5 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...LOW PRES WILL MOVE NE ALONG THE
SE COAST TODAY...THEN ACCELERATE NE ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS
THIS EVENING AND TONIGHT AS A COLD FRONT MOVES OFFSHORE. THE COLD
FRONT WILL STALL OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT AND THU. LOW
PRES WILL FORM INLAND OVER THE CAROLINAS THU NIGHT INTO
FRI...MOVE OFF CAPE HATTERAS FRI NIGHT...THEN PASS NE ACROSS THE
AREA SAT INTO SUN. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD INTO THE NW
WATERS SUN AND SUN NIGHT.

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

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

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

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

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

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

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

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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