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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
419 AM EST WED FEB 10 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 DEVELOPING LOW S OF THE AREA
WILL PASS JUST SE OF GEORGES BANK THIS AFTERNOON. ANOTHER LOW
WILL PASS SE ACROSS THE FAR NRN WATERS TONIGHT...THEN MOVE OFF TO
THE E THU INTO THU NIGHT. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL MOVE
OFFSHORE FRI. YET ANOTHER LOW WILL MOVE OFFSHORE FRI NIGHT...PASS
E OF THE WATERS AND INTENSIFY SAT...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE SAT
NIGHT INTO SUN WHILE STRONG HIGH PRES BUILDS IN FROM THE W. A
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL THEN MOVE TO THE COAST SUN NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9
FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...WINDS SHIFTING TO NW AND INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
9 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 16 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...EXCEPT S PORTION INCREASING
TO W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST S. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 7 TO 12
FT...HIGHEST S. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.THU...W WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 16
FT...HIGHEST S. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING E
TO SE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING NW AND INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 13 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 17 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 7 TO 10 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...

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST S. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST SE.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...W WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12
FT...HIGHEST S. SCATTERED RAIN OR SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16
FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO
14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 18
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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