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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
438 AM EDT FRI MAY 27 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 STATIONARY FRONT ACROSS
GEORGES BANK WILL LIFT NE ACROSS THE WATERS AS A WARM FRONT TODAY
AND TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE ACROSS THE AREA WILL PASS E OF THE
REGION EARLY TODAY. A COLD FRONT WILL PASS SE OVER THE WATERS SAT
AND SAT NIGHT...STALL EARLY SUN ACROSS GEORGES BANK...THEN LIFT
NE ACROSS THE AREA AS A WARM FRONT SUN NIGHT. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL
PASS NE OF THE REGION SUN AND SUN NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
SE ACROSS THE WATERS MON NIGHT...BEFORE A LOW PRES TROUGH PASSES
SE OVER THE AREA TUE NIGHT. A THIRD RIDGE WILL BUILD OVER THE WRN
WATERS LATE TUE NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW EARLY. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 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...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT EARLY.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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