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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
433 PM EDT TUE APR 25 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...A WARM FRONT ACROSS THE N WATERS
WILL DRIFT N TONIGHT. AN ASSOCIATED LOW PRES CENTER WILL TRACK NE
JUST OFF THE MID ATLC COAST TONIGHT INTO WED...THEN PASS N OF THE
AREA LATE WED INTO THU WHILE PULLING A WEAKENING COLD FRONT E
ACROSS THE WATERS. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL SLOWLY BUILD W ACROSS
THE SRN WATERS LATE THU INTO FRI NIGHT...THEN PERSIST SAT INTO
SAT NIGHT. ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW
SAT...THEN PUSH S INTO THE NRN WATERS SAT NIGHT INTO SUN NIGHT..

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

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 30 TO
40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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