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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
450 PM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

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 S INTO
THE WATERS TONIGHT AND WILL STALL ACROSS THE AREA THU. A HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE WATERS THU AND THU NIGHT...THEN
SHIFT E OF THE AREA FRI. THE STALLED FRONT WILL LIFT NE ACROSS
THE WATERS AS A WARM FRONT FRI AND FRI NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH THE REGION FROM THE N SAT...PASS S OVER THE WATERS
SAT NIGHT INTO SUN...THEN STALL SUN NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL PASS N
OF THE AREA SUN AND SUN NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL LIFT NE OF THE
WATERS AS A WARM FRONT MON. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE WATERS
FROM THE NW MON NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
20 KT EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND...FROM THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL TO HUDSON
CANYON INCLUDING THE WATERS SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD AND
NANTUCKET ISLAND...OUT TO 1000 FM

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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