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FZNT33 KWBC 280254
OFFN31

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1054 PM EDT WED AUG 27 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 WILL MOVE SE
ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO THU. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
SE INTO THE AREA THU NIGHT AND FRI...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE
WATERS SAT THROUGH SUN. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E AND
APPROACH THE COAST SUN NIGHT...THEN DRIFT E OVER THE WATERS MON
AND MON NIGHT. HURRICANE CRISTOBAL IS EXPECTED TO PASS ABOUT
200 NM SE OF GEORGES BANK THU. SOUTHERLY SWELL FROM CRISTOBAL
WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA TONIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT. SEE THE LATEST
NHC ADVISORY ON HURRICANE CRISTOBAL.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...SHIFTING TO N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5
TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 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

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS 5 TO 9
FT BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 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.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW 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

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING N TO NW LATE. SEAS 5
TO 9 FT BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT THU NIGHT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

.FORECASTER ACHORN. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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