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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
428 AM EDT TUE MAY 26 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 HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PERSIST
S OF THE WATERS THROUGH SAT NIGHT. AREAS OF LOW PRES WILL PASS N
OF THE WATERS TODAY AND WED. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM
THE NW THU...THEN DISSIPATE OVER THE GULF OF MAINE THU NIGHT. A
STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE AND APPROACH THE COAST SAT...THEN
MOVE OFFSHORE SAT NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
ENDING. AREAS OF FOG AND WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

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

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 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...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

.FORECASTER PROSISE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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