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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
948 AM EST MON MAR 2 2015

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...INTENSIFYING LOW PRES E OF THE
AREA WILL MOVE NE TODAY AND TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PASS
OVER THE AREA TUE. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE ACROSS THE AREA TUE
NIGHT...FOLLOWED BY A COLD FRONT PUSHING SE ACROSS THE WATERS
WED. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL THEN BUILD IN FROM THE W WED NIGHT
INTO FRI...AND THEN PASS S OF THE REGION LATE FRI INTO FRI NIGHT
AS YET ANOTHER COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE NW.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
SNOW.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 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...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 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...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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