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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1023 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 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 COLD FRONT WILL PASS SE OF
THE AREA EARLY TODAY. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE S OF
THE WATERS LATER TODAY INTO TONIGHT...THEN PERSIST SUN THROUGH
WED NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL MOVE SE AND APPROACH THE GULF
OF MAINE TONIGHT AND SUN...THEN PASS E OVER THE NRN WATERS SUN
NIGHT INTO MON. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS
LATE MON INTO TUE. A SERIES OF LOWS WILL PASS N OF THE AREA TUE
NIGHT INTO WED NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW 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 MARTHA`S VINEYARD AND
NANTUCKET ISLAND...OUT TO 1000 FM

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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