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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1046 AM EDT SAT APR 30 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 LOW PRES CENTER NEAR 37N66W
WILL MOVE E TODAY. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TO THE COAST
TODAY...MOVE OFFSHORE TONIGHT...THEN SHIFT E OF THE WATERS SUN. A
DEVELOPING LOW WILL MOVE NE OFF THE NRN MID ATLC COAST SUN
NIGHT...TRACK NE ACROSS THE WATERS MON INTO MON NIGHT...THEN MOVE
OFF TO THE NE LATE MON NIGHT INTO TUE. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL BUILD OFFSHORE TUE INTO TUE NIGHT AND THEN WEAKEN WED.
ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW WILL THEN APPROACH FROM THE S WED NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.MON...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

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

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 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...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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