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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1107 AM EDT SUN MAY 3 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...LOW PRES LOCATED ABOUT 400 NM NE
OF BERMUDA WILL MOVE E AWAY FROM THE WATERS TODAY. A HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL SLOWLY BUILD OFFSHORE TODAY INTO MON...THEN PERSIST
ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS MON NIGHT INTO WED NIGHT WHILE
GRADUALLY WEAKENING. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL PUSH S INTO THE NRN
WATERS TUE NIGHT AND WED...THEN DISSIPATE WED NIGHT. DEVELOPING
LOW PRES WILL APPROACH THE SRN WATERS FROM THE S LATE WED INTO
THU NIGHT.

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

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE HAGUE LINE SOUTH OF 1000 FM

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...WINDS SHIFTING TO E TO NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5
TO 8 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

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

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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