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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1043 PM EDT WED JUL 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 WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE ACROSS
THE AREA WILL PASS E OF THE WATERS TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH FROM THE NW THU...MOVE OFFSHORE THU NIGHT...THEN PASS SE
ACROSS THE WATERS FRI INTO FRI NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. ANOTHER
WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE TO THE COAST LATE SAT INTO SAT NIGHT...
THEN STALL AND DISSIPATE SUN. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD SE OF
THE WATERS SUN AND SUN NIGHT...THEN PERSIST THROUGH MON NIGHT.
ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL THEN APPROACH FROM THE NW MON NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION BECOMING
VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10
KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 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 SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5
FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4
TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
6 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...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10
KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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