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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
434 PM EDT SAT MAY 28 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 COLD FRONT WILL PUSH S INTO
THE WATERS TONIGHT...BECOME STATIONARY SUN...THEN LIFT BACK NE
ACROSS THE AREA AS A WARM FRONT LATE SUN INTO SUN NIGHT. ANOTHER
WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW MON...THEN PASS SE
ACROSS THE WATERS MON NIGHT INTO TUE. A THIRD COLD FRONT WILL
PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS TUE NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
S INTO THE WATERS WED AND WED NIGHT...THEN SLOWLY WEAKEN ACROSS
THE AREA THU INTO THU NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BECOMING 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 3 TO 6
FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 20
KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING 5
TO 6 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6
FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 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

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING SW.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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