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FZNT33 KWBC 020826
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
426 AM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

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 WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE OVER
THE WATERS TODAY. A DEVELOPING LOW WILL PASS NE ACROSS GEORGES
BANK LATER TODAY...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE TONIGHT INTO TUE WHILE
PULLING A TRAILING COLD FRONT SE ACROSS THE WATERS. A WEAK HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TOWARDS THE COAST LATE TUE AND TUE
NIGHT...THEN RECEDE N OF THE AREA WED. A SERIES OF WEAK LOWS WILL
PASS NE NEAR GEORGES BANK TUE INTO FRI. ANOTHER LOW WILL FORM
NEAR THE MID ATLC COAST THU NIGHT...THEN REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY
FRI AND FRI NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 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...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO
15 KT EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. RAIN AND
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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