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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1024 PM EDT FRI AUG 28 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 HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
OFFSHORE TONIGHT INTO SAT...THEN SHIFT SE OF THE AREA LATE SAT
INTO SUN NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE TO
THE COAST MON...THEN PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS MON NIGHT. A HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W TUE AND TUE NIGHT...THEN MOVE
OFFSHORE WED INTO WED NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...WINDS SHIFTING TO N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...WINDS SHIFTING TO N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 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...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...WINDS SHIFTING TO N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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