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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
942 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

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 WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD OFFSHORE TONIGHT...THEN SHIFT NE OF THE AREA MON. A
DEVELOPING LOW PRES CENTER WILL MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST AND
APPROACH FROM THE S MON AND MON NIGHT...PASS NE ACROSS THE WATERS
TUE AND TUE NIGHT...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE WED INTO WED NIGHT
WHILE WEAKENING AND PULLING A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS SE
ACROSS THE WATERS. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W WED
NIGHT...THEN DRIFT OFFSHORE THU INTO THU NIGHT. ANOTHER
DEVELOPING LOW PRES CENTER WITH A COLD FRONT WILL THEN PASS
ACROSS THE WATERS FRI INTO FRI NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 45 TO 55 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. CHANCE
OF SNOW.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 45 TO 55 KT. SEAS 17 TO 27 FT. SNOW AND
CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 24 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

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

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 45 TO 60 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...E WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 15 TO 26 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 21 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 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

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 50 TO 60 KT. SEAS 13 TO 21 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 45 TO 55 KT. SEAS 13 TO 21 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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