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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
431 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 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 WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH FROM THE NW TODAY...THEN MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS
TONIGHT AND WED. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD E ACROSS THE WATERS
WED NIGHT AND THU...THEN MOVE SE OF THE AREA FRI. ANOTHER COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE SLOWLY SE OVER THE WATERS LATE SAT AND SAT NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S EARLY. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT SHIFTING TO NW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 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...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 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...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT EARLY. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

.FORECASTER PROSISE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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