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FZNT33 KWBC 210257
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1057 PM EDT SAT SEP 20 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 HIGH PRES RIDGE ACROSS THE
WATERS WILL DRIFT N TONIGHT INTO SUN WHILE WEAKENING. A LOW PRES
CENTER WILL MOVE NE INTO THE WATERS LATE SUN...THEN RACE OFF TO
THE NE SUN NIGHT WHILE PULLING A TRAILING COLD FRONT SE ACROSS
THE ERN WATERS. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFFSHORE LATE SUN
NIGHT AND MON...THEN PASS SE OF THE WATERS MON NIGHT. STRONG HIGH
PRES WILL BUILD IN FROM THE NW TUE AND TUE NIGHT...MOVE OFFSHORE
WED...THEN MAINTAIN A RIDGE ACROSS THE WATERS WED NIGHT THROUGH
THU NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6
TO 10 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 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 WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7
TO 11 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
7 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 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 TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7
TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 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...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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