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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1050 PM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

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 TROUGH ALONG THE
COAST WILL MOVE OFFSHORE TONIGHT...THEN WEAKEN OVER THE AREA SAT.
A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE TO THE COAST LATE SAT...MOVE OFFSHORE
SAT NIGHT...THEN DISSIPATE SUN. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD SE
OF THE WATERS SUN INTO TUE. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM
THE NW MON AND MON NIGHT...THEN PASS SLOWLY SE ACROSS THE WATERS
TUE AND TUE NIGHT. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL THEN BUILD SE INTO
THE WATERS WED AND WED NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 10
KT. SEAS 2 TO 5 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT...HIGHEST SE.

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

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SW.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST
S.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 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...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.WED...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING N TO NW.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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