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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
458 PM EDT FRI AUG 28 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 HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
OFFSHORE TONIGHT...THEN SHIFT SE OF THE AREA LATE SAT INTO SUN
NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE TO THE COAST
MON...THEN PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS MON NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W TUE AND TUE NIGHT...THEN MOVE OFFSHORE
WED INTO WED NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N LESS THAN 10
KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 1 TO
3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 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...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT...BECOMING 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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