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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
406 AM EST FRI JAN 30 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...DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL MOVE
E INTO THE WATERS TODAY INTO TONIGHT WITH A STRONG COLD FRONT
CROSSING THE WATERS. THE STRENGTHENING LOW WILL MOVE NE AND SLOW
LATER TONIGHT ALONG AND E OF THE WATERS EARLY SAT BEFORE MOVING
OFF TO THE NE SAT THROUGH SUN. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN
FROM THE NW LATE SUN AND SUN NIGHT THEN PASS E OF THE AREA MON.
ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL MOVE NE OFF THE NRN MID ATLC
COAST LATE SUN NIGHT INTO MON...AND STRENGTHEN S OF THE AREA MON
INTO EARLY MON NIGHT. A LARGE AREA OF HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN
FROM THE W MON NIGHT AND TUE...THEN PASS E OF THE REGION LATE TUE
NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW.
.SAT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY AND CHANCE OF SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 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 WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 23 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 21 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 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...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY AND CHANCE OF SNOW.
.SAT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY AND CHANCE OF SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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