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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
351 AM EDT MON MAY 29 2017

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 LOW PRES CENTER NEAR 38N 73W
WILL TRACK E JUST S OF THE WATERS TODAY...THEN PASS SE OF GEORGES
BANK TONIGHT. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD INTO THE WATERS
TONIGHT...THEN WEAKEN TUE. A WARM FRONT WILL SLOWLY LIFT NE
ACROSS THE WATERS LATE TUE NIGHT INTO WED NIGHT. A WEAK COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE OFFSHORE WED NIGHT...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE
WATERS THU. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TO THE COAST THU
NIGHT...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS FRI. ANOTHER COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW FRI...THEN MOVE TO THE COAST FRI NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT...BECOMING 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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

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

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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