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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
717 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

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

ANZ200-270000-
717 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
A RAPIDLY DEVELOPING STORM WILL MOVE UP THE NEW ENGLAND COAST
TONIGHT AND TUESDAY BRINGING HURRICANE FORCE WIND GUSTS AND SEAS
BUILDING TO 30 FEET ACROSS THE EASTERN WATERS! THIS IS A DANGEROUS
AND LIFE THREATENING STORM AND MARINERS ARE URGED TO RETURN TO PORT
IMMEDIATELY!  THE STORM WILL FINALLY LIFT INTO THE CANADIAN
MARITIMES ON WED...LOOSENING ITS GRIP ON OUR REGION. HIGH PRES
BUILDS IN WED NIGHT INTO THU. ANOTHER LOW PRES WILL MOVE ACROSS THE
WATERS ON FRI FOLLOWED BY HIGH PRES FOR 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.

$$

ANZ250-270000-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
717 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT
THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...INCREASING
TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN SNOW
THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT...
INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...N WINDS 40 TO 50 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 65 KT. SEAS 25 TO
30 FT. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 18 TO 23 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ251-270000-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
717 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...INCREASING
TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN SNOW
THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT...
INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.TUE...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 65 KT. SEAS 18 TO
23 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT...
BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 13 TO 18 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ231-270000-
CAPE COD BAY-
717 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST THIS
EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...INCREASING
TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN SNOW
THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT...
INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SNOW AND RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 65 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. GUSTS UP TO 55 KT...DECREASING
TO 45 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY
LIKELY. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ254-270000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
717 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT
THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...INCREASING
TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN SNOW
LIKELY THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT...
INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 65 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 14 TO 19 FT. SNOW AND RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 65 KT. SEAS 21 TO 26 FT...EXCEPT 16 TO
21 FT S AND E OF NANTUCKET. RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT. SEAS
16 TO 21 FT...EXCEPT 11 TO 16 FT S AND E OF NANTUCKET. SNOW AND
RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ255-270000-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
717 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT
THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING
TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN SNOW THIS
AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM... DECREASING TO 1 NM OR LESS THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. GUSTS UP TO 60 KT... INCREASING
TO 70 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT...EXCEPT 14 TO 19 FT S
AND E OF NANTUCKET. RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. GUSTS UP TO 70 KT... DECREASING TO
60 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT... EXCEPT 16 TO 21 FT S
AND E OF NANTUCKET. RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 55 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...EXCEPT 11 TO 16 FT
S AND E OF NANTUCKET. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. SNOW. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT 8 TO 11 FT
S AND E OF NANTUCKET. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ256-270000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
717 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT
THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...INCREASING
TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN SNOW THIS
AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM... DECREASING TO 1 NM OR LESS THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. GUSTS UP TO 60 KT... INCREASING
TO 70 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. SNOW AND RAIN. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 70 KT. SEAS 13 TO
18 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ232-270000-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
717 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST THIS
EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...INCREASING
TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN SNOW
THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM... DECREASING TO 1 NM OR LESS THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. GUSTS UP TO 50 KT... INCREASING
TO 65 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 65 KT... DIMINISHING
TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. SNOW... RAIN AND FREEZING
RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ233-270000-
VINEYARD SOUND-
717 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST THIS
EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING
TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN SNOW THIS
AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM... DECREASING TO 1 NM OR LESS THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT...
INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 65 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SNOW AND RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT...
BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ234-270000-
BUZZARDS BAY-
717 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST THIS
EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...INCREASING
TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN SNOW THIS
AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM... DECREASING TO 1 NM OR LESS THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. GUSTS UP TO 50 KT... INCREASING
TO 60 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SNOW AND RAIN. VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.TUE...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT...
BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ235-270000-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
717 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST THIS
EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING
TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN SNOW
THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM... DECREASING TO 1 NM OR LESS THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT...
INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 65 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT...
BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ237-270000-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
717 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING
TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN SNOW THIS
AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM... DECREASING TO 1 NM OR LESS THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. GUSTS UP TO 50 KT... INCREASING
TO 60 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.TUE...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ230-270000-
BOSTON HARBOR-
717 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY
EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO
5 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS
MORNING...THEN SNOW THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... INCREASING
TO 55 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...EXCEPT 8 TO 11 FT AT
THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT...EXCEPT 11 TO 16 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. SNOW.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT...
BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT...EXCEPT 8 TO 13 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR
ENTRANCE. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO
7 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ236-270000-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
717 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY
EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...INCREASING
TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN SNOW THIS
AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM... DECREASING TO 1 NM OR LESS THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT...BECOMING
N 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.TUE...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. WAVES AROUND
3 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 8 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT...
BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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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