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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1008 AM EST SAT DEC 20 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 EXTENDING FROM
VIRGINIA NE TO QUEBEC TODAY...WILL DRIFT NE AND PASS N OF THE
WATERS TONIGHT THROUGH MON. WEAK LOW PRES WILL MOVE N ALONG THE
MID ATLC COAST MON NIGHT INTO TUE...AND DISSIPATE JUST OFF THE
NEW JERSEY COAST TUE NIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT N ACROSS THE
REGION WED INTO WED NIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E AND
CROSS THE SW WATERS WED NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO
11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 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 WED...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO
11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 16 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

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT...EXCEPT W PORTION
BECOMING W 25 TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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