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FZNT34 KWBC 281520
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1120 AM EDT SAT MAY 28 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 TWO NEAR
30.3N 78.5W AT 11 AM EDT THIS MORNING WAS MOVING NW AT 11 KT. THE
DEPRESSION IS EXPECTED TO STRENGTHEN INTO A TROPICAL STORM NEAR
31.3N 79.5W BY 8 PM THIS EVENING...THEN TRACK NW TO NEAR 32.4N
80.3W BY 8 AM SUN. THE STORM IS THEN EXPECTED TO MOVE INLAND TO
NEAR 32.7N 80.3W BY 8 PM SUN AND WEAKEN BACK TO A TROPICAL
DEPRESSION AND THEN MOVE TO NEAR 33.0N 79.7W BY 8 AM MON. THE
SYSTEM WILL MOVE BACK OFFSHORE AND TRANSITION INTO A POST
TROPICAL LOW NEAR 33.6N 78.0W BY 8 AM TUE...MOVE TO NEAR 34.4N
76.8W BY 8 AM WED...THEN TO NEAR 34.9N 75.8W BY 8 AM THU. SEE THE
LATEST NATIONAL HURRICANCE CENTER ADVISORY FOR TROPICAL
DEPRESSION TWO. OTHERWISE...A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE CENTRAL
WATERS WILL MOVE SLOWLY N TODAY THROUGH SUN NIGHT...THEN SHIFT E
OF THE AREA MON INTO MON NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SE
INTO THE NW WATERS MON NIGHT AND DISSIPATE TUE. ANOTHER WEAK COLD
FRONT WILL PUSH S INTO THE NRN WATERS TUE NIGHT...THEN BECOME
STATIONARY ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS WED INTO WED NIGHT.

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

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG. CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.

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

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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

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

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

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING
S TO SE. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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