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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
954 PM EST SAT DEC 27 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 HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE
AREA WILL PASS E OF THE REGION TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS
THE WATERS SUN INTO SUN NIGHT. ANOTHER HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
E OVER THE NRN WATERS MON INTO TUE NIGHT...AS TWO AREAS OF LOW
PRES PASS S OF THE REGION ALONG A FRONTAL BOUNDARY. ANOTHER COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE SE THROUGH THE ERN WATERS WED INTO WED NIGHT...AS
A THIRD HIGH PRES RIDGE BUILDS E OVER THE AREA. A THIRD COLD
FRONT WILL APPROACH THE COAST THU...THEN MOVE SE THROUGH THE
WATERS THU NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 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

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

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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