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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
948 AM EST SAT DEC 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 HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL MOVE E
THROUGH THE AREA TODAY...THEN PASS E OF THE REGION TONIGHT. A
COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE WATERS SUN INTO SUN NIGHT. ANOTHER 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 INTO WED NIGHT...AS A THIRD HIGH PRES RIDGE BUILDS E
OVER THE AREA.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

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

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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