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NOAA>NWS>NCEP>OPC>Marine>Atlantic>Offshore>High Frequency Voice Broadcast (New England)

High Frequency Voice Broadcast (New England)

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FZNT33 KWBC 232047
OFFN31

Marine Weather HF Voice Broadcast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
447 PM EDT Wed Aug 23 2017

New England continental shelf and slope waters from 25 nm
offshore to the Hague Line, except to 1000 fm south 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 cold front will pass SE
across the waters tonight into early Thu. A weak low pres trough
will move SE over the waters later Thu and Thu night. A high pres
ridge will slowly build SE across the area Fri and Fri night,
then persist Sat through Mon night.  

Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...W winds less than 10 kt, becoming N. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.FRI...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to
15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.SAT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N. Seas 2 to
3 ft. 
.SUN...NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E. Seas 1 to 3 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E winds less than 10 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

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered showers and isolated TSTMs with VSBY
1 nm or less. 
.THU...N to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming N. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...N winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.FRI...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.SAT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.SUN...N to NE winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 

South of New England...from the Great South Channel to Hudson
Canyon including the waters south of Marthas Vineyard and
Nantucket Island...out to 1000 fm

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW, then,
becoming N to NE 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Scattered showers
and isolated TSTMs. 
.THU...N to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming N to NW.
Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.SAT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming NE. Seas
2 to 3 ft. 
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.MON...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 

.Forecaster Clark. Ocean Prediction Center.


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