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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
443 AM EDT FRI MAR 27 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...A COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SE ACROSS
THE WATERS TODAY AND TONIGHT. LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE
FRONT OFF THE N CAROLINA COAST TODAY...THEN INTENSIFY AS IT MOVES
NE ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND NRN WATERS TONIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH
IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP N OF THE AREA SAT NIGHT...THEN SWING SE
ACROSS THE NRN WATERS SUN. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM
THE W SUN AND SUN NIGHT...FOLLOWED BY A COLD FRONT MOVING SE
ACROSS THE REGION MON AND MON NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD ACROSS
THE SRN WATERS TUE AND TUE NIGHT...AS LOW PRES MOVES OFF THE
COAST NEAR HUDSON CANYON TUE NIGHT.

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 25 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT DIMINISHING TO W TO NW 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 18 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. SHOWERS.
SCATTERED TSTMS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7
FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10
FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...WINDS DIMINISHING TO N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

.FORECASTER PROSISE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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