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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1025 PM EDT SUN SEP 25 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...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL SLOWLY
BUILD IN FROM THE NW TONIGHT WHILE A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS
PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS. THE RIDGE WILL MOVE OFFSHORE MON AND
PASS E OF THE WATERS MON NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM
THE W MON NIGHT...PASS SLOWLY SE ACROSS THE WATERS TUE INTO EARLY
WED...THEN BECOME NEARLY STATIONARY JUST S OF THE AREA LATE WED
INTO THU NIGHT WHILE STRONG HIGH PRES BUILDS IN FROM THE N.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 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...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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