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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
717 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

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

ANZ200-231200-
717 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE SLOWLY BUILDS OVER THE WATERS THROUGH THURSDAY AND
WILL MOVE EAST OF THE WATERS FRIDAY. COLD FRONT WILL PASS ACROSS
THE WATERS FROM THE NORTH ON SATURDAY AND STAY SOUTH OF THE WATERS
ON SUNDAY. LOW PRESSURE WILL CROSS THE SOUTHERN WATERS ON MONDAY.

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.

$$

ANZ250-231200-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
717 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EDT THURSDAY...
...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING
TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN, SNOW AND SLEET. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN AND SLEET LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN AND SLEET LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. 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.

$$

ANZ251-231200-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
717 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT THURSDAY...
...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING N IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN, SNOW AND SLEET. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN, SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN, SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. 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.

$$

ANZ231-231200-
CAPE COD BAY-
717 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT THURSDAY...
...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING N
5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLEET. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SLEET.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

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.

$$

ANZ254-231200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
717 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EDT THURSDAY...
...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING
TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SLEET.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY.

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.

$$

ANZ255-231200-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
717 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT THURSDAY...
...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...INCREASING
TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

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.

$$

ANZ256-231200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
717 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT THURSDAY...
...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

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.

$$

ANZ232-231200-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
717 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT THURSDAY...
...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...INCREASING
TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING N
5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLEET.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

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.

$$

ANZ233-231200-
VINEYARD SOUND-
717 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...
...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...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. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... BECOMING NW
5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLEET.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

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.

$$

ANZ234-231200-
BUZZARDS BAY-
717 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...
...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...INCREASING
TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING N
5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLEET.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

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.

$$

ANZ235-231200-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
717 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...
...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... DECREASING
TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... BECOMING NW
5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

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.

$$

ANZ237-231200-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
717 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...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.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... BECOMING NW
5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

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.

$$

ANZ230-231200-
BOSTON HARBOR-
717 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR
ENTRANCE.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN, SLEET AND SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. RAIN AND
SLEET LIKELY.
.MON...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN AND SLEET LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

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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ANZ236-231200-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
717 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY THIS EVENING.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING SW
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING NW
IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLEET.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

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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