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FZNT33 KWBC 290914
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
414 AM EST THU JAN 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 BUILD E
OVER THE WATERS TODAY...THEN WEAKEN AND MOVE E OF THE REGION
TONIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS FRI
INTO FRI NIGHT. THE STRENGTHENING LOW WILL THEN MOVE NE ACROSS
NOVA SCOTIA SAT INTO SAT NIGHT...WHILE HIGH PRES BUILDS IN FROM
THE W. ANOTHER AREA OF LOW PRES IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP NEAR THE
MID ATLC COAST SUN NIGHT INTO MON...THEN STRENGTHEN AND MOVE NE
PASSING S OF THE OF THE WATERS MON AND MON NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 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

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 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...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY AND CHANCE OF SNOW.
.SAT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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