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FZNT33 KWBC 301431
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1031 AM EDT THU OCT 30 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 WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD IN FROM THE W TODAY...THEN MOVE OFFSHORE AND DISSIPATE
TONIGHT. A LOW PRES CENTER WILL APPROACH FROM THE S LATE FRI AND
FRI NIGHT...PASS NE ACROSS THE SE WATERS SAT...THEN DISSIPATE SAT
NIGHT. ANOTHER STRONGER LOW WILL APPROACH FROM THE S SAT NIGHT...
TRACK NE TO JUST S OF NOVA SCOTIA BY LATE SUN WHILE
INTENSIFYING...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE SUN NIGHT INTO MON. A WEAK
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W MON...THEN MOVE OFFSHORE
MON NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 23 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 14 TO 22 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

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

...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SAT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 45 TO 55 KT. SEAS 15 TO 25 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 16 TO 25 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 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 FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SAT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 15 TO 23 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

.FORECASTER NOLT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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