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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
440 PM EDT WED AUG 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 WEAK LOW PRES CENTER JUST S
OF THE AREA NEAR 38N68W WILL SLOWLY MOVE SE OF THE AREA TONIGHT
INTO THU NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL SLOWLY BUILD S NEAR THE
COAST TONIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT...PERSIST NEAR THE COAST THROUGH
SUN NIGHT...THEN MOVE OVER THE WATERS MON AND MON NIGHT. A SERIES
OF WEAK LOW PRES CENTERS WILL PASS S AND SE OF THE WATERS LATE
FRI NIGHT INTO SUN NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT EARLY.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 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

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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