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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
334 AM EST MON MAR 2 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...INTENSIFYING LOW PRES WILL MOVE
NE OF THE AREA TODAY INTO TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PASS
OVER THE AREA TUE. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE ACROSS THE AREA TUE
NIGHT...FOLLOWED BY A COLD FRONT PUSHING SE ACROSS THE WATERS WED.
STRONG HIGH PRES WILL THEN BUILD IN FROM THE W WED NIGHT INTO
FRI...AND THEN PASS S OF THE REGION LATE FRI INTO FRI NIGHT AS YET
ANOTHER COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE NW.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. AREAS OF RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7
TO 11 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
CHANCE OF SNOW.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W 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

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 25 TO 40
KT. SEAS 6 TO 12 FT...EXCEPT NW PORTION 3 TO 6 FT THIS MORNING. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO
10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SW WINDS 25 TO 40 KT DIMINISHING TO W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT SUBSIDING TO 5
TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 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

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 12 FT...EXCEPT NW PORTION 3 TO 6 FT IN THE MORNING. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

.FORECASTER ACHORN. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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