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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
934 AM EST FRI DEC 19 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...LOW PRES CENTERED NEAR PRINCE
EDWARD ISLAND WILL MOVE OFF TO THE NE TODAY. A HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL MOVE E TOWARD THE AREA TODAY AND TONIGHT...BUILD OFFSHORE SAT
AND SAT NIGHT...THEN PASS NE OVER THE WATERS SUN THROUGH MON
NIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL MOVE OFF THE SOUTH CAROLINA COAST
SUN NIGHT...DRIFT N OVER THE MID ATLC WATERS NEAR THE COAST MON
AND MON NIGHT...APPROACH LONG ISLAND TUE WHILE WEAKENING...THEN
MOVE INLAND AND DISSIPATE TUE NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 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 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 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 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

.FORECASTER ACHORN. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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