Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
717 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

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

ANZ200-050000-
717 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
LOW PRESSURE WILL PASS SOUTH OF THE WATERS LATE TODAY AND
TONIGHT...WHICH WILL BRING SOME MODEST WIND GUSTS AND HIGHER SEAS
INTO THE DAY TOMORROW. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD BACK OVER THE WATERS
WITH FAIR WEATHER SUNDAY THROUGH TUE...WITH A COLD FRONT APPROACHING
THE WATERS ON WED.

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.

$$

ANZ250-050000-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
717 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

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.

$$

ANZ251-050000-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
717 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

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.

$$

ANZ231-050000-
CAPE COD BAY-
717 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

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

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.

$$

ANZ254-050000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
717 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM LATE
TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

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

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.

$$

ANZ255-050000-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
717 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM THIS
EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ256-050000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
717 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM
EDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

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

$$

ANZ232-050000-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
717 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. 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.

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.

$$

ANZ233-050000-
VINEYARD SOUND-
717 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

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.

$$

ANZ234-050000-
BUZZARDS BAY-
717 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.

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.

$$

ANZ235-050000-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
717 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 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.

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.

$$

ANZ237-050000-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
717 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 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. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

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.

$$

ANZ230-050000-
BOSTON HARBOR-
717 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.TODAY...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.

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.

$$

ANZ236-050000-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
717 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.TODAY...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS... EXCEPT 2 TO
4 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

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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