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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
447 PM EDT SAT AUG 29 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
SE OF THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO SUN NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. A WEAK
COLD FRONT WILL MOVE TO THE COAST MON...THEN PASS SE ACROSS THE
WATERS MON NIGHT. ANOTHER HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE TUE
AND TUE NIGHT...THEN SHIFT SE OF THE AREA WED. ANOTHER WEAK COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE OFFSHORE INTO THE GULF OF MAINE LATE WED NIGHT...
THEN PASS SLOWLY S ACROSS THE REMAINING WATERS THU INTO THU
NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BECOMING 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING 2
TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE 5 TO 10 KT...THEN
BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 3 TO 6 FT...
HIGHEST S.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT...HIGHEST S.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING
W. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 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...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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