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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
433 AM EDT TUE APR 28 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...LOW PRES JUST SE OF THE WATERS
WILL MOVE E AND INTENSIFY TODAY AND TONIGHT...THEN MOVE OFF TO
THE E WED. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD S OVER THE WATERS LATE
WED INTO THU...THEN WILL WEAKEN AND RECEDE N THU NIGHT INTO FRI.
A DEVELOPING LOW WILL MOVE NE AND APPROACH THE AREA THU
NIGHT...TURN E AND INTENSIFY AS IT PASSES S AND SE OF THE WATERS
FRI AND FRI NIGHT...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE E SAT AND SAT NIGHT.
ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD E INTO THE AREA LATER SAT AND SAT NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT EARLY.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 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 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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