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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
942 PM EST SUN JAN 25 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 WEAKENING COLD FRONT DRIFTING
SE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS WILL BECOME STATIONARY ACROSS THE N
CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT AS A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE PASSES E ACROSS
THE NRN WATERS. A DEVELOPING LOW WILL APPROACH THE MID ATLC COAST
TONIGHT...MOVE OFFSHORE ALONG THE FRONT INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS
MON...THEN PASS SLOWLY NE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS MON NIGHT INTO
TUE WHILE INTENSIFYING AND PULLING A COLD FRONT E ACROSS THE
REGION. THE LOW WILL THEN MOVE OFF TO N TUE NIGHT INTO WED NIGHT
WHILE PULLING A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS SE ACROSS THE NRN
WATERS. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TO THE COAST WED
NIGHT...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS THU INTO THU NIGHT. ANOTHER
COLD FRONT WILL PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS FRI INTO FRI NIGHT...AS
AN ASSOCIATED LOW PRES CENTER INTENSIFIES N OF THE AREA.

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

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 45 TO 55 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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