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FZNT33 KWBC 190202
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
902 PM EST THU DEC 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 DEEP LOW CENTERED NEAR PRINCE
EDWARD ISLAND WILL MOVE OFF TO THE NE TONIGHT AND FRI. A HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL MOVE E TOWARD THE AREA FRI INTO FRI NIGHT...BUILD
OFFSHORE SAT INTO SAT NIGHT...THEN PASS NE OVER THE WATERS SUN
THROUGH MON NIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL MOVE OFF THE SOUTH
CAROLINA COAST SUN NIGHT...DRIFT N OVER THE MID ATLC WATERS NEAR
THE COAST MON AND MON NIGHT...APPROACH LONG ISLAND TUE WHILE
WEAKENING...THEN MOVE INLAND AND DISSIPATE TUE NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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