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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
341 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

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

ANZ200-290815-
341 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
ANOTHER COLD FRONT DROPS DOWN ACROSS THE WATERS MON...FOLLOWED BY
A HIGH PRES ON TUE. YET ANOTHER COLD FRONT SHOULD CROSS THE WATERS
LATE WED INTO THU.

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.

$$

ANZ250-290815-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
341 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM EDT MONDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SPRINKLES.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING W
5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SPRINKLES.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 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.

$$

ANZ251-290815-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
341 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SPRINKLES.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SPRINKLES.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 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.

$$

ANZ231-290815-
CAPE COD BAY-
341 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SPRINKLES.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 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.

$$

ANZ254-290815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
341 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SPRINKLES.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 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.

$$

ANZ255-290815-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
341 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N WITH GUSTS UP TO
20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 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.

$$

ANZ256-290815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
341 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 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.

$$

ANZ232-290815-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
341 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SPRINKLES.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 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.

$$

ANZ233-290815-
VINEYARD SOUND-
341 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SPRINKLES.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ234-290815-
BUZZARDS BAY-
341 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SPRINKLES.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.

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.

$$

ANZ235-290815-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
341 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SPRINKLES.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 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.

$$

ANZ237-290815-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
341 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 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.

$$

ANZ230-290815-
BOSTON HARBOR-
341 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SPRINKLES.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SPRINKLES.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

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.

$$

ANZ236-290815-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
341 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SPRINKLES.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

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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