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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1057 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 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 LOW PRES CENTER JUST S OF
NOVA SCOTIA WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE OFF TO THE NE TONIGHT INTO SAT.
A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE W LATE SAT...THEN PASS E
ACROSS THE WATERS SAT NIGHT INTO SUN. ASSOCIATED LOW PRES WILL
INTENSIFY NE OF THE AREA SUN INTO MON. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD IN FROM THE W MON...DRIFT OFFSHORE MON NIGHT AND TUE...THEN
PASS E OF THE WATERS TUE NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH
FROM THE W TUE NIGHT...THEN PASS SLOWLY OFFSHORE LATE WED INTO
WED NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 5 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT EARLY...INCREASING TO 15
TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BECOMING 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO
9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE...HIGHEST E.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE...WINDS DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. 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

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO W TO SW 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT LATE. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 4
TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO
10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15
KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO
6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 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...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING W 10
TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO
8 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST
SE.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.MON...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST
SE.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT LATE.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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