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FZNT33 KWBC 200825
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
425 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

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 STRONG HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
MOVE E ACROSS THE AREA TODAY...THEN SHIFT E OF THE AREA TONIGHT
AND SUN. A LOW WILL PASS NE ACROSS THE WATERS LATER SUN INTO SUN
NIGHT...WHILE PULLING A COLD FRONT E ACROSS THE ERN WATERS.
ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW LATE SUN INTO SUN
NIGHT...THEN MOVE SE ACROSS THE AREA MON INTO MON NIGHT. ANOTHER
STRONG RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE NW TUE THROUGH WED NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT EARLY.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
SCATTERED TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE 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 MARTHA`S VINEYARD AND
NANTUCKET ISLAND...OUT TO 1000 FM

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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