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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Taunton MA
116 PM EDT Wed Aug 23 2017

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

ANZ200-240600-
116 PM EDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters...
A cold front will push southeast across the waters through this
evening. Large high pres will then build in from the west Thu and
remain in control through the weekend.


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.

$$

ANZ250-240600-
Coastal waters east of Ipswich Bay and the Stellwagen Bank
National Marine Sanctuary-
116 PM EDT Wed Aug 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE 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.

$$

ANZ251-240600-
Massachusetts Bay and Ipswich Bay-
116 PM EDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas
around 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas around 2 ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Seas around 2 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SUN NIGHT...NE 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.

$$

ANZ231-240600-
Cape Cod Bay-
116 PM EDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...W winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas
1 foot or less.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Seas
1 foot or less.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Seas 1 foot or less.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SUN NIGHT...NE 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.

$$

ANZ254-240600-
Coastal waters from Provincetown MA to Chatham MA to Nantucket MA
out 20 nm-
116 PM EDT Wed Aug 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt.
Seas 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt, becoming W after midnight.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SUN NIGHT...NE 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.

$$

ANZ255-240600-
Coastal Waters extending out to 25 nm South of Marthas Vineyard
and Nantucket-
116 PM EDT Wed Aug 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Seas
2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 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.

$$

ANZ256-240600-
Coastal Waters from Montauk NY to Marthas Vineyard extending out
to 20 nm South of Block Island-
116 PM EDT Wed Aug 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas
3 to 4 ft.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Seas around 3 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas around 2 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 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.

$$

ANZ232-240600-
Nantucket Sound-
116 PM EDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Seas
1 foot or less.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Seas
1 foot or less.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SUN NIGHT...NE 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.

$$

ANZ233-240600-
Vineyard Sound-
116 PM EDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas
around 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Seas 1 foot or less.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds around 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.

$$

ANZ234-240600-
Buzzards Bay-
116 PM EDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft.
.THU...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas
1 foot or less.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Seas 1 foot or less.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SUN NIGHT...NE 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.

$$

ANZ235-240600-
Rhode Island Sound-
116 PM EDT Wed Aug 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas around 2 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 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.

$$

ANZ237-240600-
Block Island Sound-
116 PM EDT Wed Aug 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.THU...N winds around 5 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas around 2 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SUN...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SUN NIGHT...E 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.

$$

ANZ230-240600-
Boston Harbor-
116 PM EDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THU...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot or less.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUN NIGHT...NE 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.

$$

ANZ236-240600-
Narragansett Bay-
116 PM EDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds around 5 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.THU...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Waves
around 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds around 5 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Waves around 2 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SUN NIGHT...NE 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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