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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
956 PM EDT SAT MAY 23 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...A STRONG HIGH PRES CENTER OFF THE
MID ATLC COAST WILL DRIFT E ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT...THEN PASS
E OF THE AREA LATE SUN. A W TO E HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL THEN
PERSIST ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS SUN NIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT
WHILE GRADUALLY WEAKENING.

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

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S.
SEAS BECOMING 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION
BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...WINDS BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT E PORTION BECOMING E TO NE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

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

.TONIGHT AND SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS S.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS S.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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