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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1006 PM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

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...DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL APPROACH
FROM THE W TONIGHT INTO SUN NIGHT WITH AN ASSOCIATED WARM FRONT
LIFTING SLOWLY NORTH OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS. THE STRONG LOW WILL
TRACK NE NEAR THE MID ATLC COAST LATE MON INTO MON NIGHT...THEN
PASS N OF THE WATERS TUE. THE LOW WILL PULL A STRONG COLD FRONT
SLOWLY E ACROSS THE WATERS LATE SUN NIGHT THROUGH TUE. A HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TO THE COAST TUE NIGHT...THEN PASS QUICKLY
E ACROSS THE WATERS WED. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW
WED NIGHT...THEN PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS THU INTO THU NIGHT.

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

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN AND PATCHY FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 40 TO 50 KT...DIMINISHING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 12 TO 20 FT. RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO 17 FT.
.TUE...WINDS DIMINISHING TO W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9
FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN AND FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...E WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 18 FT.
SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS
10 TO 17 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT.
WINDS TO 35 KT IN OR NEAR TSTMS. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS AND
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
PATCHY FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. PATCHY FOG WITH VSBY 1
NM OR LESS.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 7 TO
13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 7 TO 11
FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WINDS TO 35 KT IN OR NEAR
TSTMS. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15
FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. PATCHY FOG WITH VSBY 1
NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 6 TO
10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WINDS TO 35 KT IN OR NEAR TSTMS.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
AREAS OF FOG VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
PATCHY FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS. PATCHY FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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