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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
437 PM EDT FRI SEP 30 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 WARM FRONT WILL SLOWLY LIFT N
AND STALL ACROSS THE N WATERS TONIGHT INTO SAT. A WEAK COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH FROM THE W SAT NIGHT...MOVE OFFSHORE SUN AND SUN
NIGHT...THEN MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS SUN NIGHT INTO MON. HIGH
PRES WILL BUILD BEHIND THE FRONT LATER MON THROUGH WED NIGHT.
HURRICANE MATTHEW WILL SLOWLY APPROACH THE FAR SRN WATERS FROM
THE SOUTH WED AND WED NIGHT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

 .TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT
EARLY. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO S 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING SW.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.MON...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT EARLY.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

.FORECASTER COLLINS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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