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FZNT33 KWBC 012041
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
441 PM EDT WED OCT 1 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...LOW PRES SE OF THE AREA WILL
DRIFT NW AND W TOWARD GEORGES BANK TONIGHT INTO THU NIGHT...THEN
MOVE OFF TO THE E FRI AND FRI NIGHT. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
RAPIDLY PASS E OVER THE AREA EARLY SAT. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E
ACROSS THE WATERS SAT NIGHT INTO EARLY SUN. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD
INTO THE AREA LATE SUN INTO MON...THEN SHIFT E OF THE REGION MON
NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 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

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 20 TO 30 KT
EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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