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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
337 AM EST SUN FEB 7 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 WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH FROM THE NW AND PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS TODAY INTO
TONIGHT. STRONG LOW PRES WILL APPROACH FROM THE S TONIGHT...PASS
SE OF GEORGES BANK MON...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE LATE MON AND MON
NIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL APPROACH FROM THE S MON
NIGHT...PASS JUST SE OF GEORGES BANK TUE...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE
NE LATE TUE AND TUE NIGHT. A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS WILL PASS
SE ACROSS THE WATERS TUE NIGHT INTO THU. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD
E TOWARDS THE SW WATERS THU NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT. CHANCE OF
SNOW.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.

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

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 24 FT. RAIN AND
SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 23 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 21 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 21 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 21 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

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 13 TO 22 FT. SNOW AND
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT. CHANCE
OF SNOW.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT.

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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