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FZNT33 KWBC 052103
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
403 PM EST THU MAR 5 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
BUILD IN FROM THE W TONIGHT...PASS E OVER THE WATERS FRI...THEN
MOVE E OF THE REGION FRI NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM
THE NW SAT...THEN MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS SAT NIGHT...FOLLOWED
BY A LOW PRES TROUGH SUN. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE SUN
NIGHT INTO EARLY MON. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE
WATERS MON. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W MON NIGHT...THEN
PASS S OF THE WATERS TUE INTO TUE NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 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

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SNOW. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5
FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE 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 MARTHA`S VINEYARD AND
NANTUCKET ISLAND...OUT TO 1000 FM

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SNOW AND LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.

.FORECASTER PROSISE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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