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FZNT33 KWBC 290229
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
929 PM EST FRI NOV 28 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 WILL BUILD
IN FROM THE W TONIGHT INTO SAT...THEN PASS SE OF THE WATERS SAT
NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW SUN AND SUN
NIGHT...THEN MOVE SE ACROSS THE AREA LATE MON AND MON NIGHT.
STRONG HIGH PRES WILL PASS N OF THE REGION TUE...THEN MOVE OFF TO
THE E WED. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP ACROSS THE WATERS WED
NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 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 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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