Hazardous Weather Conditions
Last Update: 345 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014
Marine Zone Forecast
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
- SynopsisHIGH PRES OVER SE CANADA COMBINED WITH LOW PRES WELL OFFSHORE OF
CAPE COD WILL KEEP A PERSISTENT NE WIND FLOW ACROSS THE WATERS
THROUGH TODAY. THE HIGH WILL NUDGE SOUTH OVER NEW ENGLAND THIS
AFTERNOON AND FRI PUSHING IN DRIER AIR. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL
SWEEP ACROSS THE WATERS LATE SAT. GUSTY WEST WINDS WILL FOLLOW ON
SUN AS HIGH PRES BUILDS OVER THE EAST COAST. THE HIGH WILL MOVE
OFFSHORE ON MON.
FOR INFORMATION ON POSSIBLE HAZARDOUS WEATHER BEYOND THE 24-36 HOUR
FORECAST PERIOD...PLEASE VISIT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BOSTON AND FOLLOW THE
CURRENT HAZARDS LINK ABOVE THE MAP ON THE LEFT.
- Today NE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Rain likely...mainly this morning. Patchy fog this morning with vsby 1 to 3 nm.
- Tonight NE winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
- Fri NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the morning. Seas 1 foot or less.
- Fri Night NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
- Sat E winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SE 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft. Showers likely. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.
- Sat Night SE winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming W after midnight. Gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers.
- Sun W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
- Sun Night W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
- Mon SW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
- Mon Night S winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
seas are reported as significant wave height...which is the average of the highest third of the waves. individual wave heights may be more than twice the significant wave height.
SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.
Additional Forecasts and Information
Zone Area Forecast for Buzzards Bay
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