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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
404 AM EDT WED JUL 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 STATIONARY FRONT JUST SE OF
GEORGES BANK WILL REMAIN ALONG AND NEAR THIS REGION THROUGH
TONIGHT. LOW PRES WILL MOVE NE ALONG THE FRONT TODAY INTO TONIGHT
THEN PUSH THE FRONT JUST E OF THE WATERS THU. WEAK HIGH PRES WILL
BUILD E OVER THE WATERS WED NIGHT...AND REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY
OVER THE WATERS THROUGH THU NIGHT BEFORE SHIFTING E OF THE AREA
FRI AND FRI NIGHT. THE STATIONARY FRONT WILL THEN DRIFT BACK TO
THE N AND NW OVER THE REGION AS A WEAK WARM FRONT THU NIGHT
THROUGH SUN WHILE APPROACHING THE COAST...THEN MOVING BACK TO THE
E AS A COLD FRONT SUN NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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

.TODAY...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 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

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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