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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1031 AM EDT SAT AUG 27 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...A HIGH PRES RIDGE ACROSS THE
CENTRAL WATERS WILL WEAKEN TODAY INTO TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE SE OVER THE N WATERS AS IT WEAKENS TODAY INTO TONIGHT...THEN
WILL DISSIPATE ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS EARLY SUN. LONG PERIOD E
TO SE SWELL PRODUCED BY TROPICAL STORM GASTON WILL MOVE INTO THE
WATERS TONIGHT AND WILL CONTINUE AFFECT THE WATERS THROUGH WED
NIGHT. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD SE OVER THE N WATERS TONIGHT
THROUGH SUN NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN MON AND MON NIGHT. WEAK LOW PRES
WILL APPROACH THE S WATERS FROM THE E SUN NIGHT...MOVE W ACROSS
THE AREA MON INTO TUE...THEN DISSIPATE NEAR THE CAROLINA COAST
TUE NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL STALL ACROSS THE N WATERS
TUE...WEAKEN TUE NIGHT...AND DISSIPATE WED. ANOTHER COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST WED NIGHT.

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

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. TSTMS
AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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