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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1054 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

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...STRONG LOW PRES SE OF LONG
ISLAND WILL PASS NE ACROSS THE WATERS TODAY INTO EARLY FRI...THEN
MOVE OFF TO THE NE LATER FRI THROUGH SAT. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH THE REGION SAT...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS SAT NIGHT
AND SUN AS ITS ASSOCIATED DEEP LOW PASSES N OF THE AREA. A HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL SLOWLY BUILD E INTO THE SRN WATERS MON AND MON
NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT SUBSIDING TO 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

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING N 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 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...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT W PORTION 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6
TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
6 FT.

.FORECASTER ACHORN. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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