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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1056 AM EDT SAT AUG 1 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 HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD JUST
S AND SE OF THE AREA TODAY THROUGH MON...THEN PERSIST AND WEAKEN
THROUGH WED NIGHT. A LOW PRES CENTER JUST E OF THE FAR NE WATERS
WILL CONTINUE E OF THE AREA TODAY. A WEAK TRAILING COLD FRONT
ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS WILL STALL TODAY...THEN DISSIPATE
TONIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL MOVE SE INTO THE FAR NW WATERS
TONIGHT...THEN STALL AND DISSIPATE SUN. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH FROM THE NW MON AND MON NIGHT...THEN PASS SLOWLY SE
ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TUE INTO TUE NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. A
WEAKER COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SE INTO THE NRN WATERS WED...THEN
BECOME STATIONARY WED NIGHT.

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

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

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

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TONIGHT AND SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

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

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TONIGHT AND SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

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

.TODAY THROUGH SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT THROUGH WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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