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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
914 PM EDT MON APR 24 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 STATIONARY FRONT ACROSS THE
NRN GULF OF MAINE WILL DISSIPATE TONIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL
APPROACH FROM THE S TONIGHT AND TUE...THEN LIFT N INTO THE WATERS
TUE NIGHT INTO WED. AN ASSOCIATED WEAKENING LOW PRES CENTER WILL
TRACK NE INTO THE SW WATERS WED NIGHT...THEN DISSIPATE THU. A
COLD FRONT WILL SLOWLY APPROACH FROM THE NW THU NIGHT INTO FRI
NIGHT...MOVE TO THE COAST SAT...THEN MOVE OFFSHORE SAT NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO
7 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 10
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
15 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...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO E 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO
8 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 14 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 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...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO
8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN
BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8
FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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