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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
505 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 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 WARM FRONT WILL MOVE NE OFF THE
MID ATLC COAST AND CONTINUE NE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TONIGHT INTO
MON. A COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SLOWLY SE INTO THE NW WATERS LATE MON
NIGHT INTO TUE NIGHT...THEN STALL SW TO NE ACROSS THE WATERS WED
INTO WED NIGHT. A SERIES OF LOW PRES CENTERS WILL TRACK NE ALONG
THE FRONT TUE INTO THU. THE FRONT WILL MOVE E OF THE WATERS THU.
ANOTHER LOW WILL THEN DEVELOP NEAR THE NRN MID ATLC COAST THU
NIGHT...AND WILL REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY FRI AND FRI NIGHT.

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

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT. RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO
20 KT EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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