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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
433 AM 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 WILL
MOVE SLOWLY SE ACROSS THE AREA TODAY INTO TONIGHT. A WEAK COLD
FRONT WILL APPROACH THE WATERS FROM THE NW LATER TONIGHT INTO MON
NIGHT...DRIFT SE OVER THE WATERS TUE INTO TUE NIGHT...AND THEN
DISSIPATE JUST S OF THE AREA WED. ANOTHER HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD IN FROM THE NW WED INTO WED NIGHT...AND THEN CROSS THE AREA
THU AND THU NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 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...WINDS BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 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...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. 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 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 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...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 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 6 FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING SW LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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