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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
502 PM EDT SAT OCT 1 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...LOW PRES WILL PASS JUST N OF THE
AREA TONIGHT WHILE PULLING A COLD FRONT ACROSS THE N WATERS. THE
WEAK COLD FRONT WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS SUN
THROUGH MON NIGHT BEFORE STALLING OVER THE S WATERS TUE. THE
FRONT WILL DISSIPATE TUE NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD BEHIND THE
FRONT MON NIGHT AND TUE...THEN PERSIST ALONG THE NRN MID ATLC
COAST THROUGH THU NIGHT. HURRICANE MATTHEW IS EXPECTED TO SLOWLY
TRACK N ACROSS THE NRN BAHAMAS WED AND WED NIGHT...AND SLOWLY
APPROACH THE S WATERS LATE THU AND THU NIGHT. SEE THE LATEST NHC
ADVISORY FOR HURRICANE MATTHEW.

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

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT EARLY.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12
FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 20
FT.

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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