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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1102 AM EDT WED APR 26 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 LOW PRES CENTER WILL TRACK NE
JUST OFF THE NRN MID ATLC COAST TODAY...THEN PASS N OF THE AREA
THIS AFTERNOON. THE ASSOCIATED STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E
ACROSS THE NE WATERS TODAY INTO THU WHILE WEAKENING. A HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL SLOWLY BUILD W ACROSS THE SRN WATERS TONIGHT INTO FRI
NIGHT...THEN PERSIST SAT INTO SAT NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE E ACROSS THE NRN WATERS FRI AND FRI NIGHT. ANOTHER WEAK COLD
FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW SAT...PUSH S INTO THE NRN WATERS
SAT NIGHT... AND STALL ACROSS THE N CENTRAL WATERS SUN. THE FRONT
WILL THEN RETURN N AS A WARM FRONT LATE SUN AND SUN NIGHT.

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

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 6 TO
11 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 40 TO 50 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 18 FT. SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

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

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

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

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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