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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
427 PM EDT SUN MAY 3 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 WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER
THE AREA WILL MOVE SE TONIGHT...THEN PASS SE OF THE REGION MON. A
WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE WATERS FROM THE NW LATER
TONIGHT INTO MON NIGHT...MOVE SE THROUGH THE WATERS TUE INTO TUE
NIGHT...THEN PASS SE OF THE AREA WED AND NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING.
ANOTHER HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE NW WED INTO WED
NIGHT...THEN MOVE E THROUGH THE AREA THU AND THU NIGHT. ANOTHER
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE WATERS FROM THE NW FRI AND FRI
NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT EARLY. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW EARLY. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...WINDS DIMINISHING TO N 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 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...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...WINDS VEERING TO N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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