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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
414 PM EST MON FEB 27 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 HIGH PRES CENTER OVER THE N
CENTRAL WATERS WILL PASS E OF THE AREA TONIGHT INTO TUE NIGHT
WHILE MAINTAINING A RIDGE BACK ACROSS THE SRN WATERS. A WARM
FRONT WILL DEVELOP OFF THE NRN MID ATLC COAST TUE...THEN PASS N
OF THE WATERS TUE NIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM
THE NW WED...MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS WED NIGHT AND THU...THEN
PASS SE OF THE AREA THU NIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL PASS E
ACROSS THE NRN WATERS FRI...THEN INTENSIFY E OF THE AREA FRI
NIGHT INTO SAT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE NW FRI
NIGHT...THEN MOVE SE INTO THE WATERS LATE SAT INTO SAT NIGHT.

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

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO
14 FT...HIGHEST NE. SCATTERED SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1
NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
8 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.THU...W WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT EARLY...THEN DIMINISHING
TO 20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO W TO NW 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS BUILDING TO
6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12
TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...INCREASING TO 35 TO 50 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 14 TO 19 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 35 TO 50 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
14 TO 20 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 17 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 10
FT...HIGHEST NW.
.WED...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO
14 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 18 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING
NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16
FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6
TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS NW.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 30 TO 40
KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 15 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS NW.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6
TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.

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

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING SW 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO N TO NW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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