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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1020 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 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 STRONG HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD IN FROM THE NW TODAY...MOVE E ACROSS THE AREA TONIGHT INTO
SAT...THEN SHIFT E OF THE AREA SAT NIGHT AND SUN. A LOW WILL PASS
NE ACROSS THE WATERS LATER SUN INTO SUN NIGHT...WHILE PULLING A
COLD FRONT E ACROSS THE ERN WATERS. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH FROM THE NW LATE SUN INTO SUN NIGHT...THEN MOVE SE
ACROSS THE AREA MON INTO MON NIGHT. ANOTHER STRONG RIDGE WILL
BUILD IN FROM THE NW TUE AND TUE NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

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

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

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 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...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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