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FZNT33 KWBC 310833
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
333 AM EST SAT JAN 31 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...DEVELOPING LOW PRES CENTERED
ABOUT 220 NM E OF CAPE COD WILL MOVE OFF TO THE NE TODAY AND
TONIGHT...WHILE PASSING S OF NOVA SCOTIA. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD SE OVER THE AREA LATE SUN AND SUN NIGHT...THEN PASS E OF
THE AREA MON. ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW WILL MOVE OFF THE NRN MID
ATLC COAST EARLY MON...MOVE NE ACROSS THE FAR SRN WATERS LATER
MON WHILE INTENSIFYING...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE MON NIGHT INTO
TUE. A LARGE RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE TUE AND TUE NIGHT...THEN
PASS E OF THE WATERS WED. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E AND APPROACH
THE COAST WED NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY AND CHANCE OF SNOW.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY AND CHANCE OF SNOW.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 13 TO 21 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

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

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...INCREASING TO 40 TO 50 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 20 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 22 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY AND CHANCE OF SNOW.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 13 TO 22 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 23 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 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...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY AND CHANCE OF SNOW.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 14 TO 21 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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