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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
420 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

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 COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE
ACROSS THE WATERS TODAY. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE
WATERS LATER TODAY AND TONIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE AREA FRI. A
WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE ACROSS THE WATERS FRI AND FRI NIGHT.
ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL PASS SE OVER THE WATERS LATE SAT AND SAT
NIGHT...STALL EARLY SUN...THEN LIFT NE ACROSS THE AREA AS A WARM
FRONT LATER SUN AND SUN NIGHT. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL PASS N OF THE
AREA SUN AND SUN NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE WATERS
FROM THE NW MON AND MON NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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