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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1024 AM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

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 WARM FRONT WILL MOVE FROM
THE S TODAY...THEN LIFT N INTO THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO WED. AN
ASSOCIATED WEAKENING LOW PRES CENTER WILL TRACK NE INTO THE
WATERS LATE WED AND WED NIGHT...THEN DISSIPATE THU. A COLD FRONT
WILL SLOWLY APPROACH FROM THE NW THU NIGHT INTO FRI NIGHT...MOVE
OFFSHORE SAT...THEN PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS SAT NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS
7 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

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

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
7 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS
5 TO 8 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...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. RAIN AND AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT. RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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