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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1048 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

NEW ENGLAND CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS FROM 25 NM
OFFSHORE TO THE HAGUE LINE...EXCEPT TO 1000 FM S OF NEW ENGLAND

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 NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A LOW PRES CENTER NE OF
GEORGES BANK WILL TRACK NE TO THE S OF NOVA SCOTIA BY LATER
TODAY...THEN CONTINUE OFF TO THE NE TONIGHT INTO SAT. A COLD
FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE W LATE SAT...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE
WATERS SAT NIGHT INTO SUN. ASSOCIATED LOW PRES WILL INTENSIFY NE
OF THE AREA SUN AND SUN NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN
FROM THE W SUN NIGHT...DRIFT OFFSHORE LATE MON AND MON
NIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS TUE. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL
THEN APPROACH THE COAST TUE NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST E.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10
FT...HIGHEST E. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT EARLY AND TO 3 TO 5 FT LATE.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING N AND DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT LATE.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

GEORGES BANK...FROM THE NORTHEAST CHANNEL TO THE GREAT SOUTH
CHANNEL INCLUDING WATERS EAST OF CAPE COD...TO THE HAGUE LINE

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST E.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT LATE. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11
FT.
.MON...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING N AND DIMINISHING TO 10
TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT LATE.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND...FROM THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL TO HUDSON
CANYON INCLUDING THE WATERS SOUTH OF MARTHA`S VINEYARD AND
NANTUCKET ISLAND...OUT TO 1000 FM

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST E.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT LATE.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT BECOMING 4 TO 5
FT LATE.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST E.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT LATE.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FT.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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