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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1054 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 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...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
OFFSHORE TODAY AND TONIGHT...THEN DRIFT SE OF THE AREA LATE SAT
INTO SUN NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
OFFSHORE MON...THEN PASS S ACROSS THE WATERS MON NIGHT. A HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL THEN BUILD OFFSHORE TUE INTO TUE NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO W 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 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

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4
TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10
KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 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

.TODAY...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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