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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1050 PM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

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 PASS SE
ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT. A STRONG HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN
FROM THE NW TONIGHT INTO FRI...MOVE E ACROSS THE AREA FRI NIGHT
INTO SAT...THEN SHIFT E OF THE AREA SAT NIGHT AND SUN. ANOTHER
LOW WILL MOVE NE ACROSS THE SRN WATERS SUN NIGHT INTO MON.
ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW LATE SUN INTO SUN
NIGHT...THEN MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS MON INTO MON NIGHT.
ANOTHER STRONG RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE NW TUE AND TUE NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

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

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 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

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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