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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
436 AM EDT SAT AUG 30 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...HIGH PRES WILL MOVE E OF THE
AREA TODAY AND TONIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE
NW SUN AND SUN NIGHT...MOVE INTO THE GULF OF MAINE AND BECOME
STATIONARY MON INTO MON NIGHT...THEN DISSIPATE TUE. A WEAK COLD
FRONT WILL SLOWLY MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS WED AND WED NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT INCREASING TO S TO SW 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 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

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 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

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

.FORECASTER PROSISE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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