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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1055 AM EDT MON MAY 4 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...HIGH PRES SE OF THE AREA WILL
CONTINUE TO MOVE TO THE SE THIS AFTERNOON. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH THE WATERS FROM THE NW BY TONIGHT...MOVE SE THROUGH THE
WATERS TUE INTO TUE NIGHT...THEN PASS S AND SE OF THE AREA WED AND
WED NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. ANOTHER HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN
FROM THE NW WED INTO WED NIGHT...THEN MOVE E THROUGH THE S PORTION
THU AND THU NIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT N OF THE WATERS
FRI...FOLLOWED BY A WEAK COLD FRONT APPROACHING FROM THE NW FRI
NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING N. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 1 TO 3
FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 5 FT.

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

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4
TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W TO SW.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 5 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...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT..SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3
FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT BUILDING
TO 2 TO 4 FT FRI NIGHT.

.FORECASTER ACHORN. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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