High Frequency Voice Broadcast (New England)

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Marine Weather HF Voice Broadcast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
951 PM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

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...Intense low pressure located E
of the area to the S of Newfoundland will move off to the E
tonight. High pressure will move E over the waters tonight into
Mon, then shift E and SE of the area late Mon and Mon night.
Another low will pass N of the area Tue and Tue night. A third
low will pass N of the area Wed and Wed night, and pull a cold
front SE into the waters Wed night. The cold front will pass S of
the waters Thu before stalling S of the area Thu night, then
return N over the area as a warm front Fri into Fri night.
Another ridge will build SE over the area Thu night, then move E
across the waters Fri and Fri night.  

Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.MON...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Chance
of rain and areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.WED...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW. Seas 5 to
9 ft. 
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft. 

Georges Bank...from the Northeast Channel to the Great South
Channel including waters east of Cape Cod...to the Hague Line

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas 6 to
10 ft. 
.MON...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft. Chance of rain. 
.TUE...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.WED...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming W 15 to 25 kt. Seas
5 to 9 ft. 
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE. Seas 2 to 4 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...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas 4 to
7 ft. 
.MON...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.TUE...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.WED...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NE. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.FRI...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 5 to 10 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. 

.Forecaster Kells. Ocean Prediction Center.