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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Taunton MA
116 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

COASTAL WATERS FROM THE MERRIMACK RIVER MA TO WATCH HILL RI OUT TO
25 NM

ANZ200-281800-
116 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters...
Showers and thunderstorms exiting the north shore waters before
midnight. Otherwise a cold front sweeps across the waters  overnight
with winds shifting to west. Dry weather returns as high pressure
builds S of the waters Wed. A warm front will lift N  through New
England Thu with gusty SW winds developing late Thu  into Fri and
lasting through Sat.

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.

$$

ANZ250-281800-
Coastal waters east of Ipswich Bay and the Stellwagen Bank
National Marine Sanctuary-
116 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.FRI...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog. A chance of showers and tstms. Vsby 1 to
3 NM.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SUN...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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.

$$

ANZ251-281800-
Massachusetts Bay and Ipswich Bay-
116 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...W winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt with gusts up
to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt,
diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A
chance of showers and tstms. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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.

$$

ANZ231-281800-
Cape Cod Bay-
116 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...W winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.FRI...SW winds around 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around
2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
around 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SUN...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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.

$$

ANZ254-281800-
Coastal waters from Provincetown MA to Chatham MA to Nantucket MA
out 20 nm-
116 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...W winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 25 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the
evening. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.FRI...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds around 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SUN...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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.

$$

ANZ255-281800-
Coastal Waters extending out to 25 nm South of Marthas Vineyard
and Nantucket-
116 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...W winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt,
becoming W 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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.

$$

ANZ256-281800-
Coastal Waters from Montauk NY to Marthas Vineyard extending out
to 20 nm South of Block Island-
116 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt with gusts
up to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 6 to
8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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.

$$

ANZ232-281800-
Nantucket Sound-
116 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...W winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 25 kt in the afternoon.
Seas around 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the
evening. Seas around 2 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.FRI...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance
of showers and tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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.

$$

ANZ233-281800-
Vineyard Sound-
116 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...W winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt with gusts up
to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt,
becoming W 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.FRI...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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.

$$

ANZ234-281800-
Buzzards Bay-
116 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...W winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the
evening. Seas around 2 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.FRI...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance
of showers and tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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.

$$

ANZ235-281800-
Rhode Island Sound-
116 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt with gusts up
to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt,
diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt with gusts
up to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.FRI...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 5 to
7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt
after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Patchy fog.
Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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.

$$

ANZ237-281800-
Block Island Sound-
116 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...W winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt with gusts up
to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt,
diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt with gusts
up to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.FRI...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt
after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog.
Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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.

$$

ANZ230-281800-
Boston Harbor-
116 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...W winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 1 foot or less.
.WED NIGHT...W winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.THU...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt with gusts up
to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
around 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.FRI...SW winds around 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around
2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance of
showers and tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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.

$$

ANZ236-281800-
Narragansett Bay-
116 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...W winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Seas around 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the
evening. Seas 1 foot or less.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt with gusts up
to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
around 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds around 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance of
showers and tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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.

$$

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