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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
510 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 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 ACROSS THE
WATERS WILL SHIFT N OF THE AREA TODAY. A LOW PRES CENTER WILL
MOVE NE INTO THE WATERS LATE TODAY...THEN RACE OFF TO THE NE
TONIGHT WHILE PULLING A TRAILING COLD FRONT SE ACROSS THE ERN
WATERS. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFFSHORE LATE SUN NIGHT AND
MON...THEN PASS SE OF THE WATERS MON NIGHT. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL
BUILD IN FROM THE W AND NW TUE AND TUE NIGHT...MOVE OFFSHORE
WED... THEN MAINTAIN A RIDGE W TO E ACROSS THE WATERS WED NIGHT
INTO THU NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9
FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE LESS THAN 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT S PORTION INCREASING
TO 20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT
LATE...HIGHEST S. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT EARLY...THEN
BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15
FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 8
FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.THU...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 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...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT LATE...HIGHEST SE.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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