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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
437 AM EDT WED MAY 27 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 PERSIST
S OF THE WATERS TODAY THROUGH SAT NIGHT. AREAS OF LOW PRES WILL
PASS N OF THE AREA TODAY THROUGH WED NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE SE AND APPROACH THE COAST THU...THEN MOVE OFFSHORE AND
DISSIPATE OVER THE SRN WATERS THU NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD SE OVER THE WATERS FRI...THEN PASS SE ACROSS THE AREA FRI
NIGHT INTO SAT. A STRONGER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE AND APPROACH
THE COAST LATE SAT AND SAT NIGHT...THEN MOVE SLOWLY SE ACROSS THE
WATERS SUN AND SUN NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W
TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...WINDS SHIFTING TO N TO NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

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

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.FRI...WINDS DIMINISHING TO N TO NE 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO N 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING NE
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 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

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT AND THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 3
TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5
TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

.FORECASTER COLLINS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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