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000 FZUS51 KBOX 161117 CWFBOX COASTAL WATERS FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA 717 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014 COASTAL WATERS FROM THE MERRIMACK RIVER MA TO WATCH HILL RI OUT TO 25 NM ANZ200-162300- 717 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014 .SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS... A WEAK COLD FRONT CROSS THE WATERS LATE TODAY FOLLOWED BY HIGH PRES WED INTO THU. ANOTHER COLD FRONT PASSES THROUGH THU NIGHT AND EARLY FRI FROM N TO S FOLLOWED BY STRONG CANADIAN HIGH PRES INTO NEXT 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. $$ ANZ250-162300- COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY- 717 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014 .TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ251-162300- MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY- 717 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014 .TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 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. $$ ANZ231-162300- CAPE COD BAY- 717 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014 .TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ254-162300- COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA OUT 20 NM- 717 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014 .TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .WED...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT NIGHT...S 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. $$ ANZ255-162300- COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD AND NANTUCKET- 717 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014 .TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ256-162300- COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND- 717 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014 .TODAY...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. .TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT NIGHT...S 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. $$ ANZ232-162300- NANTUCKET SOUND- 717 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014 .TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .WED...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S AROUND 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ233-162300- VINEYARD SOUND- 717 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014 .TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .WED...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT NIGHT...S 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. $$ ANZ234-162300- BUZZARDS BAY- 717 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014 .TODAY...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. .TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE AROUND 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ235-162300- RHODE ISLAND SOUND- 717 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014 .TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. .TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SAT NIGHT...S 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. $$ ANZ237-162300- BLOCK ISLAND SOUND- 717 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014 .TODAY...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. .TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .WED...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ230-162300- BOSTON HARBOR- 717 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014 .TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. .TONIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT NIGHT...SW 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. $$ ANZ236-162300- NARRAGANSETT BAY- 717 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014 .TODAY...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. .TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .THU...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ FOR THE LATEST UPDATES...PLEASE VISIT OUR WEBPAGE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BOSTON YOU CAN FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK AT WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/NWSBOSTON YOU CAN FOLLOW US ON TWITTER AT @NWSBOSTON

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