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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
420 PM EST WED FEB 10 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 DEVELOPING LOW OVER THE NE
WATERS NEAR 40N 66W WILL RACE NE EARLY THIS EVENING. A SERIES OF
LOW PRES TROUGHS WILL PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO THU
NIGHT. ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW WILL MOVE NE ACROSS THE SRN AND
CENTRAL WATERS FRI INTO FRI NIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL PASS
SE ACROSS THE WATERS FRI NIGHT INTO SAT. AN ASSOCIATED LOW PRES
CENTER ON THE FRONT WILL INTENSIFY NE OF THE AREA LATE SAT INTO
SUN WHILE STRONG HIGH PRES BUILDS IN FROM THE NW. A HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL BUILD TO THE COAST LATE SUN...MOVE OFFSHORE SUN
NIGHT...THEN SHIFT E OF THE WATERS MON. A COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH THE COAST MON NIGHT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.
SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 25 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 16 TO 25 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 21 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
11 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 23 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 16 TO 24 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
12 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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