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FZNT33 KWBC 051448
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
948 AM EST THU MAR 5 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 STRONG HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD IN FROM THE W THROUGH FRI...THEN MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS
FRI NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW SAT...THEN PASS
SE ACROSS THE WATERS SAT NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL PASS SE
OVER THE AREA SUN. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE SUN NIGHT
INTO EARLY MON. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS
LATER MON INTO MON NIGHT. A THIRD RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE MON
NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY AND CHANCE OF SNOW.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

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

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
SNOW AND RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY AND CHANCE OF SNOW.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 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...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY...CHANCE OF SNOW...RAIN AND LIGHT SLEET.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY AND CHANCE OF SNOW.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

.FORECASTER PROSISE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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