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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
424 PM EST SUN JAN 25 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 WEAKENING COLD FRONT DRIFTING
SE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS WILL BECOME STATIONARY ACROSS THE N
CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT AS A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE PASSES E ACROSS
THE NRN WATERS. A DEVELOPING LOW WILL APPROACH THE MID ATLC COAST
TONIGHT... MOVE OFFSHORE ALONG THE FRONT INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS
MON...THEN PASS SLOWLY NE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS MON NIGHT INTO
TUE WHILE INTENSIFYING AND PULLING A COLD FRONT E ACROSS THE
REGION. THE LOW WILL THEN MOVE OFF TO N TUE NIGHT INTO WED NIGHT
WHILE PULLING A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS SE ACROSS THE NRN
WATERS. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TO THE COAST WED
NIGHT...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS THU INTO THU NIGHT. ANOTHER
COLD FRONT WILL THEN PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS FRI INTO FRI
NIGHT...WHILE AN ASSOCIATED LOW PRES CENTER INTENSIFIES N OF THE
AREA.

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

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT...HIGHEST E.
.MON...E WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NE TO N WINDS INCREASING TO 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 12 TO 20 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
9 TO 17 FT...HIGHEST E. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
7 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST E.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST
E.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT...THEN BECOMING S 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20
KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING E
AND INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT...THEN BECOMING S
TO SE 35 TO 50 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 18
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO
18 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING
W 20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 7 TO
12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E.
.MON...S WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW AND INCREASING TO 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS BUILDING TO 6
TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY...THEN BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO SW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W
25 TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14
FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST
E.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 9
FT...HIGHEST E.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 11
FT...HIGHEST E.

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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