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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1027 AM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

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 OFF THE MID
ATLC COAST WILL PERSIST THROUGH THU...LIFT N AS A WEAK WARM FRONT
THU NIGHT AND THEN DISSIPATE NEAR THE SOUTHERN WATERS FRI. A WEAK
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW TONIGHT AND THU...MOVE
OFFSHORE THU NIGHT...THEN BECOME NEARLY STATIONARY JUST S OF THE
AREA FRI INTO SAT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES ALONG THE FRONT WILL MOVE
E OFF THE MID ATLC COAST NEAR CAPE MAY LATE FRI...AND PASS E
THROUGH THE SRN WATERS FRI NIGHT AND SAT. THE FRONT WILL STALL S
OF THE WATERS LATE SAT AND SAT NIGHT...AND PERSIST THROUGH SUN
NIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRES WILL PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS SAT NIGHT
INTO SUN NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS LATE.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.

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

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE 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 MARTHAS VINEYARD AND
NANTUCKET ISLAND...OUT TO 1000 FM

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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