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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
955 AM EST SUN DEC 4 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 STRONG LOW PRES CENTER SE OF
NEWFOUNDLAND WILL MOVE OFF TO THE SE TODAY. A HIGH PRES RIDGE
EXTENDING INTO THE S WATERS WILL PASS NE ACROSS THE REGION TODAY
INTO MON WHILE WEAKENING. LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP OFF THE SE COAST
TONIGHT...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS MON INTO MON
NIGHT. ANOTHER STRONGER LOW WILL DEVELOP TUE AND MOVE NE NEAR THE
SE COAST...CONTINUE NE INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS TUE NIGHT...THEN
DRIFT SE WED INTO WED NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. A STRONG COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW THU...THEN MOVE OFFSHORE THU NIGHT.

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

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 6 TO
10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 7 TO
12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.

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

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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