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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1057 PM EDT THU MAY 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 COLD FRONT ACROSS THE W PORTION
WILL PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT. A STRONG ASSOCIATED LOW
PRES CENTER WILL PASS JUST NW OF THE WATERS TONIGHT...THEN MOVE
OFF TO THE NE FRI INTO FRI NIGHT. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD TOWARDS THE COAST FRI AND FRI NIGHT...THEN DRIFT E ACROSS
THE WATERS SAT INTO SUN. A WARM FRONT WILL MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC
COAST LATE SAT AND SAT NIGHT...THEN DRIFT SLOWLY NE ACROSS THE
CENTRAL AND NRN WATERS SUN INTO MON NIGHT WHILE A SERIES OF WEAK
LOWS TRACK E ALONG THE FRONT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH
FROM THE NW TUE...THEN MOVE OFFSHORE TUE NIGHT.

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

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. SHOWERS WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
9 TO 16 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 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 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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