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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
458 PM EDT THU SEP 29 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 FRONT S OF THE AREA WILL
REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY INTO TONIGHT WHILE STRONG HIGH PRES
RIDGE BUILDS IN FROM THE N. THE RIDGE WILL THEN SLOWLY WEAKEN FRI
INTO SAT. THE FRONT WILL LIFT N INTO THE WATERS AS A WARM FRONT
LATE FRI NIGHT AND SAT...THEN STALL ACROSS THE S PORTION SAT
NIGHT INTO SUN AS A WEAK LOW TRACKS E ALONG THE FRONT. ANOTHER
LOW WILL FORM ON THE FRONT SUN NIGHT...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE
WATERS MON INTO MON NIGHT WHILE PULLING THE FRONT S OF THE AREA
AS A COLD FRONT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD SE INTO THE WATERS
TUE AND TUE NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT EARLY.
SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT
EARLY. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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