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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
422 PM EST SUN FEB 1 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...STRONG LOW PRES OVER
NEWFOUNDLAND WILL MOVE OFF TO THE NE TONIGHT. A WEAK HIGH PRES
RIDGE NEAR THE COAST WILL PASS NE ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT.
DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL APPROACH FROM THE W TONIGHT...PASS NE
ACROSS THE WATERS MON INTO MON NIGHT...THEN ACCELERATE OFF TO THE
NE LATE MON NIGHT INTO TUE. ANOTHER HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN
FROM THE W TUE... THEN PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS TUE NIGHT. A COLD
FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE W WED...MOVE OFFSHORE WED
NIGHT...THEN PASS SE OF THE WATERS THU. A STRONG HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W THU NIGHT...MOVE OFFSHORE LATE
FRI...THEN PASS SE OF THE WATERS FRI NIGHT WHILE THE NEXT COLD
FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE NW.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO N TO NE 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT LATE...HIGHEST SE.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...E WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING
TO 8 TO 13 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY EARLY. CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 35 TO 50 KT...BECOMING NW 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 19 FT. SNOW WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT LATE...HIGHEST SE. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9
FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5
TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
SW 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.

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

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING S
35 TO 50 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 11 TO 18 FT.
RAIN AND SNOW WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 35 TO 50 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 18 TO 24 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 16 FT LATE...HIGHEST SE. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY
EARLY.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT EARLY...
THEN BECOMING E TO SE LATE. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5
FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT...THEN BECOMING S
TO SW 30 TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 19 FT. RAIN WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS
12 TO 20 FT...HIGHEST SE. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
12 FT LATE...HIGHEST SE. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT LATE...HIGHEST SE.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
W TO SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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