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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1105 PM EDT SUN APR 26 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 LOW PRES TROF WILL MOVE
SE ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO MON. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL
MOVE S AND PASS JUST E OF THE REGION LATE MON INTO MON NIGHT...
THEN INTENSIFY SE OF THE AREA TUE INTO WED. A HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL BUILD INTO THE WATERS LATE WED AND WED NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN
THU. ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW WILL APPROACH FROM THE S THU NIGHT
AND FRI...THEN PASS SE OF THE AREA FRI NIGHT WHILE INTENSIFYING.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1
TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3
TO 6 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...
HIGHEST S.

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

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 9
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO
10 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS S.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS S.

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...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN
BECOMING N 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST
SE.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING N 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST S.
.FRI...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO
12 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS S.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS SE.

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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