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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1058 PM EDT FRI AUG 28 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 STATIONARY FRONT WILL PERSIST
SW TO NE ACROSS THE SRN WATERS TONIGHT INTO SUN NIGHT WHILE
WEAKENING. A SERIES OF WEAK LOWS WILL TRACK NE ALONG THE FRONT
SAT INTO SUN. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE NRN WATERS
TONIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT...DRIFT S INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS
SUN...THEN MOVE INTO THE SRN WATERS AND PERSIST SUN NIGHT THROUGH
WED NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM
THE N MON...PUSH S INTO THE NRN WATERS MON NIGHT AND TUE...THEN
DISSIPATE ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS TUE NIGHT. TROPICAL STORM
ERIKA IS EXPECTED TO TRACK N OVER THE ERN GULF OF MEXICO MON AND
TUE...AND MAKE LANDFALL OVER THE CENTRAL FLORIDA PANHANDLE TUE
NIGHT OR WED. SEE THE LATEST NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER ADVISORY
ON ERIKA FOR MORE INFORMATION.

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

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING 4 TO
7 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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