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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1048 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 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 STRONG LOW PRES CENTER NEAR
SW NOVA SCOTIA WILL MOVE OFF TO THE NE TODAY WHILE WEAKENING.
ANOTHER LOW OFF THE MID ATLC COAST WILL DRIFT NW TOWARDS THE
DELMARVA PENINSULA TODAY...THEN MOVE INLAND AND WEAKEN TONIGHT
INTO SAT. THE LOW WILL PUSH A WEAKENING OCCLUDED FRONT INTO THE
SRN WATERS TONIGHT INTO SAT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE
NW SAT NIGHT...MOVE OFFSHORE SUN...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS SUN
NIGHT WHILE AN ASSOCIATED LOW STRENGTHENS NE OF THE AREA. A WEAK
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TO THE COAST MON AND MON NIGHT...THEN
DRIFT OFFSHORE TUE INTO TUE NIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL THEN LIFT NE
INTO THE WATERS TUE NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW 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...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 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

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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