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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1102 PM EDT TUE APR 25 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 ACROSS THE FAR NRN
WATERS WILL MOVE N OF THE WATERS TONIGHT. AN ASSOCIATED LOW PRES
CENTER WILL TRACK NE JUST OFF THE MID ATLC COAST TONIGHT INTO
WED...THEN PASS N OF THE AREA LATE WED INTO THU WHILE PULLING A
WEAKENING COLD FRONT E ACROSS THE WATERS. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
SLOWLY BUILD W ACROSS THE SRN WATERS LATE THU INTO FRI
NIGHT...THEN PERSIST SAT INTO SAT NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH FROM THE NW SAT... PUSH S INTO THE NRN WATERS SAT
NIGHT...THEN 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

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT. SHOWERS
AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT. SHOWERS AND
SCATTERED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. RAIN.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 4 TO
8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 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 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU...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...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

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

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

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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