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FZNT33 KWBC 012016
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
416 PM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

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 DRIFT
OFFSHORE TONIGHT AND THU...THEN SHIFT S OF THE AREA THU NIGHT
INTO FRI NIGHT AS ANOTHER WEAK LOW MOVES E ALONG THE FRONT. THE
FRONT WILL REMAIN JUST S OF THE WATERS SAT AND SAT NIGHT AS A
THIRD WEAK LOW TRACKS NE ALONG THE FRONT. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL
BUILD NW AND W OF THE AREA FRI THROUGH SUN NIGHT. ANOTHER WEAK
LOW WILL PASS S OF OF THE AREA MON AND MON NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 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 SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF
FOG. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E 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 MARTHA`S VINEYARD AND
NANTUCKET ISLAND...OUT TO 1000 FM

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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