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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1051 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

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 COLD FRONT DRIFTING SE
ACROSS THE WATERS WILL DISSIPATE TODAY. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD SE OF THE WATERS TODAY INTO TUE...THEN DRIFT SLOWLY SE AWAY
FROM THE AREA THROUGH THU NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH
FROM THE NW MON NIGHT AND TUE...THEN PASS SLOWLY SE ACROSS THE
WATERS TUE NIGHT INTO WED WHILE WEAKENING. A THIRD WEAK COLD
FRONT WILL THEN DRIFT SE ACROSS THE WATERS WED NIGHT INTO THU
NIGHT...WHILE A LOW PRES CENTER TRACKS NE ALONG THE FRONT THU
NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 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...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 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 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...WINDS VEERING TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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