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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
350 PM EST SAT DEC 3 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 STRONG LOW PRES CENTER JUST S
OF NEWFOUNDLAND WILL DRIFT SE TONIGHT...WHILE PULLING A LOW PRES
TROUGH INTO THE N WATERS. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD SE INTO
THE S WATERS TONIGHT...THEN PASS NE ACROSS THE REGION SUN INTO
MON WHILE WEAKENING. LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP OFF THE SE COAST SUN
NIGHT...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE S CENTRAL WATERS MON INTO MON
NIGHT. ANOTHER STRONGER LOW WILL DEVELOP AND MOVE NE NEAR THE SE
COAST TUE...CONTINUE NE INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS TUE NIGHT AND
WED...THEN PASS E OF THE AREA WED NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. A STRONG
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE COAST THU AND MOVE E THROUGH THE
WATERS THU NIGHT.

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
11 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO
10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

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

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING E 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

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

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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