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FZNT33 KWBC 012056
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
456 PM EDT TUE SEP 1 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...HIGH PRES WILL BUILD OFFSHORE
TONIGHT...THEN MOVE SE OF THE AREA WED INTO WED NIGHT. A WEAK
COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE INTO THE GULF OF MAINE WED NIGHT...THEN
MOVE S OF THE WATERS BY THU NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD BEHIND
THE FRONT THU NIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW EARLY.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING NE AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3
FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...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...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT EARLY. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING NE AND INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
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...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.

.FORECASTER HOLLEY. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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