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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1051 AM EDT FRI APR 28 2017

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 COLD FRONT WILL PASS E
ACROSS THE AREA TODAY INTO TONIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
OFFSHORE LATE SAT...THEN PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS SAT NIGHT. A
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE AREA SUN AND SUN NIGHT. A
WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE INTO THE SRN WATERS LATE SUN NIGHT...THEN
MOVE NE ACROSS THE AREA MON AND MON NIGHT. A THIRD COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE AREA LATE TUE AND TUE NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

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

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 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

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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