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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
421 AM 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...LOW PRES WILL PASS NE ACROSS
THE GULF OF MAINE TODAY WHILE WEAKENING. A COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP
S OVER THE REGION TONIGHT INTO THU. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
ACROSS THE WATERS THU AND THU NIGHT...THEN SHIFT E OF THE AREA
FRI. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE ACROSS THE WATERS FRI AND FRI
NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE REGION FROM THE N
SAT...THEN PASS S OVER THE WATERS SAT NIGHT INTO SUN. ANOTHER
RIDGE WILL BUILD S ACROSS THE AREA SUN AND SUN NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW EARLY.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.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 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE 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

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

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S 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...S TO 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...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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