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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
954 AM EST SUN DEC 28 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 COLD FRONT NW OF THE AREA
WILL MOVE SE OVER THE WATERS TODAY...THEN PASS SE OF THE REGION
TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD E OVER THE NRN WATERS MON
INTO TUE NIGHT...AS TWO AREAS OF LOW PRES PASS S OF THE REGION
ALONG A FRONTAL BOUNDARY. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE THROUGH
THE ERN WATERS WED...BEFORE ANOTHER HIGH PRES RIDGE BUILDS E OVER
THE AREA WED INTO WED NIGHT. A THIRD COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE
COAST THU...THEN MOVE SE THROUGH THE WATERS THU NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

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

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 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...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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