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FZNT33 KWBC 292040
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
440 PM EDT SUN MAR 29 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 MOVE SE
ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL PASS E OVER THE AREA
MON INTO MON NIGHT...FOLLOWED BY A LOW PRES TROUGH ON TUE. A
DEVELOPING LOW WILL MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST TUE NIGHT...PASS
JUST S OF THE AREA WHILE INTENSIFYING WED...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE
NE LATE WED. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD E OVER THE WATERS LATE WED
AND WED NIGHT...THEN SHIFT E OF THE AREA THU. A WARM FRONT WILL
LIFT NE ACROSS THE WATERS THU NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
E AND APPROACH THE COAST FRI...THEN MOVE OFFSHORE LATE FRI AND
FRI NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT EARLY.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 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 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 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 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SW EARLY. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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