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FZNT33 KWBC 312047
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
447 PM EDT THU JUL 31 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...A STATIONARY FRONT JUST SE OF
GEORGES BANK WILL REMAIN IN THIS VICINITY TONIGHT INTO SAT. WEAK
HIGH PRES WILL REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY OVER THE WATERS TONIGHT
BEFORE SHIFTING E OF THE AREA FRI AND FRI NIGHT. THE STATIONARY
FRONT WILL THEN DRIFT BACK TO THE N AND NW OVER THE REGION AS A
WEAK WARM FRONT SAT THROUGH SUN WHILE APPROACHING THE COAST. THE
FRONT WILL STALL AGAIN SUN NIGHT AND DISSIPATE MON. A WEAK COLD
FRONT WILL APPROACH THE COAST FROM THE NW MON NIGHT AND SLOWLY
MOVE SE THROUGH THE WATERS TUE AND TUE NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW EARLY. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN DEVELOPING.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN
DEVELOPING LATE.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 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

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN
DEVELOPING LATE.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. RAIN AND CHANCE OF
TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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