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FZNT33 KWBC 212043
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
443 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 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 LOW PRES CENTER 130 NM E OF
THE VIRGINIA CAPES WILL MOVE NE ACROSS THE WATERS THIS EVENING...
THEN RACE OFF TO THE NE TONIGHT WHILE PULLING A TRAILING COLD
FRONT SE ACROSS THE ERN WATERS. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
OFFSHORE TONIGHT AND MON...THEN PASS SE OF THE WATERS MON NIGHT.
STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W AND NW TUE AND TUE
NIGHT...MOVE OFFSHORE WED...THEN MAINTAIN A RIDGE W TO E ACROSS
THE WATERS WED NIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN THROUGH FRI
NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT EARLY. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. ISOLATED TSTMS EARLY.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO
30 KT EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 16 FT EARLY.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 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

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT EARLY.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

.FORECASTER PROSISE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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