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FZNT33 KWBC 042106
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
406 PM EST WED MAR 4 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...STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN
FROM THE W AND NW TONIGHT INTO FRI...THEN PASS E THROUGH THE SRN
WATERS LATE FRI INTO FRI NIGHT BEFORE ANOTHER COLD FRONT
APPROACHES FROM THE NW SAT. THE FRONT WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE
WATERS SAT NIGHT AS LOW PRES PASSES N OF THE AREA. A LOW PRES
TROUGH WILL MOVE SE THROUGH THE REGION SUN. ANOTHER HIGH PRES
AREA WILL BUILD TO THE SW AND S OF THE REGION SUN INTO SUN NIGHT.
A THIRD COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA LATER MON INTO MON
NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL FOLLOW MON NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY AND CHANCE OF SNOW.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 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 WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW...
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY AND CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY AND CHANCE OF SNOW.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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