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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
509 PM EDT MON MAY 22 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 WARM FRONT EXTENDING SE OFF THE
MID ATLC COAST WILL LIFT NE ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO
TUE...WHILE A LOW PRES CENTER DEVELOPS ON THE FRONT AND TRACKS
NE. ANOTHER LOW PRES CENTER WILL MOVE TO THE MID ATLC COAST LATE
TUE...THEN PASS NE ACROSS THE N WATERS TUE NIGHT INTO WED. A COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE TOWARDS THE COAST WED NIGHT...PUSH SLOWLY
OFFSHORE THU INTO THU NIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS FRI. A
WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TOWARDS THE COAST FRI NIGHT...
THEN DRIFT OFFSHORE SAT INTO SAT NIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL MOVE
OFF THE MID ATLC COAST SAT NIGHT.

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

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT. RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO E TO SE 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9
FT...HIGHEST E.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 14 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5
TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST NE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7
TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35
KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6
TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

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

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO
8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST NE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING
SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3
TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
3 TO 6 FT.

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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