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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
518 PM EDT SAT APR 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 STATIONARY FRONT EXTENDS W TO E
ACROSS THE WATERS NEAR HATTERAS CANYON...AND WILL PUSH S ACROSS
THE SRN WATERS AS A WEAK COLD FRONT LATE SUN AND SUN NIGHT. AN
AREA OF LOW PRES IS EXPECTED TO MOVE E ALONG THE FRONT TONIGHT...
QUICKLY FOLLOWED BY A SECOND LOW SUN. THE LOW WILL CONTINUE OFF
TO THE NE MON INTO TUE WHILE INTENSIFYING. ANOTHER LOW IS
EXPECTED TO MOVE S ACROSS THE FAR NE WATERS MON NIGHT...THEN TURN
E AND INTENSIFY THROUGH TUE NIGHT. LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP ALONG
THE SE COAST LATE WED...DRIFT NE INTO THU WHILE DEEPENING...THEN
CONTINUE E ACROSS THE SRN WATERS THU AND THU NIGHT.

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

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.

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

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT EARLY.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.

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

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT.

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

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW EARLY.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ISOLATED TSTMS EARLY.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS AND CHANCE
OF TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.

.FORECASTER PROSISE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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