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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
431 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 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 WARM FRONT OVER THE FAR E
WATERS WILL LIFT NE OF THE AREA TODAY AS A LOW PRES TROUGH PASSES
E ACROSS THE REGION. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL PASS SE ACROSS THE
WATERS THIS AFTERNOON 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 AREA FRI INTO
SAT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES ALONG THE FRONT WILL MOVE E OFF THE MID
ATLC COAST NEAR CAPE MAY LATE FRI NIGHT INTO EARLY SAT AND PASS E
THROUGH THE SRN WATERS LATER SAT AND SAT NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG EARLY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 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 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG EARLY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 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...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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