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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
439 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...HIGH PRES WILL WEAKEN AND MOVE
E AWAY FROM THE WATERS TONIGHT AS A STATIONARY FRONT OVER THE NRN
GULF OF MAINE DISSIPATES. A WARM FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE S
TUE...THEN LIFT N INTO THE WATERS TUE NIGHT INTO WED. AN
ASSOCIATED 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 SE INTO THE AREA SAT NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

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

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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