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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
403 PM EST SUN MAR 1 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 COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E
ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT. ASSOCIATED LOW PRES ON THE FRONT WILL
INTENSIFY NE OF THE AREA LATE TONIGHT INTO MON NIGHT. ANOTHER
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PASS OVER THE AREA TUE. A WARM FRONT WILL
LIFT NE ACROSS THE AREA TUE NIGHT...FOLLOWED BY A COLD FRONT
PUSHING SE ACROSS THE WATERS WED. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL THEN
BUILD IN FROM THE W WED NIGHT INTO FRI...AND THEN PASS S OF THE
REGION LATE FRI INTO FRI NIGHT AS YET ANOTHER COLD FRONT
APPROACHES FROM THE NW.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT BUILDING TO 5 TO 8
FT. AREA OF SNOW.
.MON...WINDS BECOMING NW AND INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6
TO 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN.
.MON...WINDS INCREASING TO W TO NW 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 16 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
7 TO 11 FT LATE.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...WINDS BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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