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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
406 PM EST MON FEB 8 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...STRONG LOW PRES JUST SE OF
GEORGES BANK WILL MOVE OFF TO THE NE TONIGHT. ANOTHER DEVELOPING
LOW WILL PASS JUST SE OF GEORGES BANK TUE...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE
NE TUE NIGHT. YET ANOTHER WEAKER LOW WILL TRACK E NEAR THE SRN
WATERS TUE NIGHT AND WED. A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS WILL PASS
SE ACROSS THE WATERS WED NIGHT INTO THU NIGHT. A LOW PRES CENTER
WITH A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW FRI...THEN MOVE
OFFSHORE FRI NIGHT INTO SAT WHILE STRENGTHENING. STRONG HIGH PRES
WILL BUILD E FROM THE GREAT LAKES TOWARD THE COAST SAT NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 16 TO 27 FT. SNOW.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

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

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 40 TO 55 KT...BECOMING N 35 TO 45 KT.
SEAS 15 TO 30 FT. RAIN AND SNOW WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF
SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 16 TO 28 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.TUE...NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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