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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
446 PM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

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...LOW PRES LOCATED ABOUT 230 NM
E OF CAPE CHARLES WILL MOVE E AND PASS S OF THE WATERS TONIGHT. A
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD SE ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT AND
SAT...THEN WEAKEN SAT NIGHT AND SUN. A DEVELOPING LOW WILL MOVE
NE OFF THE DELMARVA PENINSULA SUN NIGHT...AND TRACK NE ACROSS THE
WATERS MON INTO MON NIGHT. THE LOW WILL MOVE OFF TO THE NE
TOWARDS NEWFOUNDLAND LATE MON NIGHT AND TUE. ANOTHER HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL MOVE E OVER THE WATERS TUE AND TUE NIGHT...AND PASS E
OF THE AREA WED. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL APPROACH THE WATERS
FROM THE S WED NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE EARLY.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 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

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND...FROM THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL TO HUDSON
CANYON INCLUDING THE WATERS SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD AND
NANTUCKET ISLAND...OUT TO 1000 FM

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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