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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1039 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 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...HIGH PRES OVER THE REGION WILL
MOVE OFF TO THE E TODAY. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE
WATERS THIS AFTERNOON INTO WED. AN AREA OF LOW PRES WILL PASS SE
OF GEORGES BANK WED NIGHT AND THU. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN
FROM THE NW THU NIGHT AND FRI...THEN MOVE E OF THE AREA SAT WHILE
EXTENDING A RIDGE W ACROSS THE AREA.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT IN SE
SWELL.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT IN SE
SWELL.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT IN SE
SWELL.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FT IN SE SWELL.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT IN SE
SWELL.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT IN SE
SWELL.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 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...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT
IN SE SWELL.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT IN SE
SWELL.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT IN SE
SWELL.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

.FORECASTER PROSISE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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