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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
437 AM EDT TUE MAY 24 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...LOW PRES JUST S OF THE REGION
WILL DRIFT NE OVER THE WATERS TODAY AND TONIGHT WHILE
WEAKENING...THEN DISSIPATE N OF THE AREA EARLY WED. A HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL BUILD OFF THE MID ATLC COAST TODAY...DRIFT N TOWARD
THE REGION TONIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...THEN MOVE OVER THE SW
WATERS SAT AND SAT NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE THROUGH
THE AREA WED NIGHT...AND PASS S OF THE WATERS THU. A WARM FRONT
WILL LIFT NE THROUGH THE AREA FRI AND FRI NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD
FRONT WILL APPROACH THE REGION FROM THE NW SAT...THEN MOVE SE
THROUGH THE WATERS SAT NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 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...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 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

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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