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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1114 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

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...LOW PRES LOCATED 150 NM SE OF
NANTUCKET WILL QUICKLY MOVE OFF TO THE NE THIS AFTERNOON...WHILE
PULLING A TRAILING COLD FRONT SE ACROSS THE SRN WATERS. ANOTHER
COLD FRONT WILL PUSH S OVER THE NRN WATERS TONIGHT...THEN
DISSIPATE S OF HATTERAS CANYON SAT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD OFF THE
MID ATLC COAST SAT AND SAT NIGHT...PASS E ACROSS THE AREA SUN...
THEN MAINTAIN A RIDGE WESTWARD ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS THROUGH
TUE NIGHT.

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

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT BECOMING NW AND DIMINISHING TO
15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

.FORECASTER PROSISE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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