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FZNT33 KWBC 290856
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
456 AM EDT WED JUL 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 WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD OFFSHORE TODAY...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS TONIGHT. A WEAK
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW THU...MOVE OFFSHORE THU
NIGHT...BECOME STATIONARY SW TO NE ACROSS THE WATERS FRI AND FRI
NIGHT...THEN DISSIPATE SAT. ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
OFFSHORE SAT NIGHT...THEN DISSIPATE SUN. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
THEN BUILD S OF THE AREA LATE SUN INTO SUN NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 2
TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION BECOMING
VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.


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

.TODAY...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 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...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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