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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1042 AM EDT MON AUG 31 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...A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE TO THE
NEW ENGLAND COAST THIS AFTERNOON...THEN PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS
TONIGHT INTO EARLY TUE. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD OFFSHORE LATER TUE
AND TUE NIGHT...THEN SHIFT SE OF THE AREA WED INTO WED NIGHT.
ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFFSHORE INTO THE GULF OF MAINE
WED NIGHT...THEN CLEAR S OF THE WATERS THU. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD
BEHIND THE FRONT THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 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

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE 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 MARTHA`S VINEYARD AND
NANTUCKET ISLAND...OUT TO 1000 FM

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2
FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

.FORECASTER COLLINS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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