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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
438 AM EDT MON JUL 25 2016

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 ACROSS
THE E PORTION WILL PASS E OF THE WATERS TODAY. A WEAK COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW TODAY...THEN PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS
TONIGHT AND TUE. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS
TUE NIGHT INTO WED. ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM
THE NW WED NIGHT AND THU...MOVE OFFSHORE THU NIGHT...THEN BECOME
NEARLY STATIONARY ACROSS THE WATERS FRI INTO FRI NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 1 TO
3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 1 TO
3 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 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 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...SW TO W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND...FROM THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL TO HUDSON
CANYON INCLUDING THE WATERS SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD AND
NANTUCKET ISLAND...OUT TO 1000 FM

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS BUILDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10
KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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