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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1025 AM EDT THU SEP 18 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...A WEAK LOW WILL PASS JUST SE
OF THE WATERS TODAY. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFFSHORE TODAY...THEN
PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS LATER TODAY INTO TONIGHT. STRONG HIGH
PRES WILL BUILD IN FROM THE NW TONIGHT INTO FRI...MOVE E ACROSS
THE AREA FRI NIGHT INTO SAT WHILE MAINTAINING A RIDGE ACROSS THE
WATERS...THEN WEAKEN SAT NIGHT AND SUN. ANOTHER LOW WILL PASS
JUST SE OF THE REGION SUN NIGHT INTO MON. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH FROM THE NW LATE SUN INTO SUN NIGHT...THEN MOVE SE
ACROSS THE WATERS MON INTO MON NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 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

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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