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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
334 AM EST FRI MAR 6 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 STRONG HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
PASS E OVER THE WATERS TODAY...THEN MOVE E OF THE AREA TONIGHT. A
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW SAT...THEN PASS SE ACROSS
THE WATERS SAT NIGHT INTO SUN. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE
SUN NIGHT INTO EARLY MON. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL PASS E ACROSS
THE WATERS MON. A THIRD RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W MON
NIGHT...THEN PASS E OVER THE WATERS TUE INTO TUE NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY AND CHANCE OF SNOW.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 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 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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