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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1043 PM EDT TUE JUL 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 LOW PRES TROUGH WILL PASS SE
ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
OFFSHORE WED...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS WED NIGHT. A WEAK COLD
FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW THU...MOVE OFFSHORE LATE THU
NIGHT...BECOME STATIONARY SW TO NE ACROSS THE WATERS FRI AND FRI
NIGHT...THEN DISSIPATE SAT. ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
OFFSHORE SAT NIGHT...THEN DISSIPATE SUN. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
THEN BUILD S OF THE AREA LATE SUN INTO SUN NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LESS THAN 10
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 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...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LESS THAN 10
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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