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324 FZUS51 KBOX 121218 CWFBOX COASTAL WATERS FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA 717 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016 COASTAL WATERS FROM THE MERRIMACK RIVER MA TO WATCH HILL RI OUT TO 25 NM ANZ200-130100- 717 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016 .SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS... ANOTHER LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL DEVELOP NEAR SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND LATE THIS EVENING INTO EARLY SAT AND QUICKLY MOVE EAST OF THE REGION. THIS WILL BE FOLLOWED BY AN ARCTIC OUTBREAK THIS WEEKEND. AREAS OF MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY AND GALE FORCE NORTHWEST WIND GUSTS ARE LIKELY THIS WEEKEND AS ARCTIC AIR MOVES OVER THE OPEN WATERS. HIGH PRES WILL THEN MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS SUN NIGHT. THE HIGH WILL THEN MOVE EAST OF THE WATERS ON MON. 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. $$ ANZ250-130100- COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY- 717 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016 ...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... ...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... .TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY THIS MORNING. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. .MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. .TUE NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ251-130100- MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY- 717 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016 ...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... ...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... .TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY THIS MORNING. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. .SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. .SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SNOW...RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. .TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN LIKELY. 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. $$ ANZ231-130100- CAPE COD BAY- 717 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016 ...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... ...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... .TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. .TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ254-130100- COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA OUT 20 NM- 717 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016 ...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... .TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING N WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. .MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. RAIN LIKELY. .TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. RAIN LIKELY. 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. $$ ANZ255-130100- COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD AND NANTUCKET- 717 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016 ...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... .TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .TONIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. RAIN LIKELY. .TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ256-130100- COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND- 717 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016 ...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... .TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 10 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT. RAIN LIKELY. 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. $$ ANZ232-130100- NANTUCKET SOUND- 717 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016 ...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... ...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... .TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TONIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. .TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ233-130100- VINEYARD SOUND- 717 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016 ...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... ...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... .TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TONIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. .SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DECREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. .TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. RAIN LIKELY. 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. $$ ANZ234-130100- BUZZARDS BAY- 717 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016 ...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... ...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... .TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TONIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. .SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SNOW...RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. .TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ235-130100- RHODE ISLAND SOUND- 717 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016 ...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... ...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... .TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... BECOMING SW AROUND 10 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. .SAT NIGHT...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. .SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. .TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. RAIN LIKELY. 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. $$ ANZ237-130100- BLOCK ISLAND SOUND- 717 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016 ...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... .TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SNOW LIKELY. .SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. .SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN WITH SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. RAIN LIKELY. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ230-130100- BOSTON HARBOR- 717 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016 ...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... .TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. .SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .SUN...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. .SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SNOW AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. RAIN. .TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. RAIN LIKELY. 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. $$ ANZ236-130100- NARRAGANSETT BAY- 717 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016 ...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... .TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TONIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. .SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...DECREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. .SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DECREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .MON...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. SNOW...RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. .TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 7 TO 10 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ 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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