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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
449 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

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 JUST S OF THE WATERS
NEAR 39N69W WILL DRIFT SE AND WEAKEN TODAY...THEN DISSIPATE
TONIGHT. ANOTHER LOW SE OF THE AREA NEAR 40N61W WILL DRIFT W
TOWARD GEORGES BANK TODAY AND TONIGHT...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE E
FRI AND FRI NIGHT. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL RAPIDLY PASS E
OVER THE AREA EARLY SAT. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE
WATERS SAT NIGHT INTO EARLY SUN. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD INTO THE
AREA LATE SUN INTO MON...THEN SHIFT E OF THE REGION MON NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 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...E TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. RAIN. CHANCE
OF TSTMS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 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...E TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NE 20 TO 30 KT
EARLY. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT. RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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