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000 FZUS51 KBOX 271608 CWFBOX COASTAL WATERS FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA 1208 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014 COASTAL WATERS FROM THE MERRIMACK RIVER MA TO WATCH HILL RI OUT TO 25 NM ANZ200-280415- 1208 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014 .SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS... HIGH PRESSURE OFFSHORE WILL BRING A SOUTHWEST FLOW TO THE WATERS. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS LATE TODAY AND EARLY TONIGHT. HURRICANE CRISTOBAL WILL PASS WELL OFFSHORE ON THURSDAY...BUT SWELL FROM THE STORM WILL IMPACT SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND WATERS TONIGHT THROUGH FRI. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER NEW ENGLAND THURSDAY AND FRIDAY...THEN MOVES EAST OF THE WATERS SATURDAY. 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. $$ ANZ250-280415- COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY- 1208 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014 .THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ251-280415- MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY- 1208 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014 .THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU...NW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. 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. $$ ANZ231-280415- CAPE COD BAY- 1208 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014 .THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. .SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. .SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ254-280415- COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA OUT 20 NM- 1208 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING... .THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 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. $$ ANZ255-280415- COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD AND NANTUCKET- 1208 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING... .THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .THU...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ256-280415- COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND- 1208 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING... .THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. .THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. .FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 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 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. 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. $$ ANZ232-280415- NANTUCKET SOUND- 1208 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014 .THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. .SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ233-280415- VINEYARD SOUND- 1208 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014 .THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. 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. $$ ANZ234-280415- BUZZARDS BAY- 1208 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014 .THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. .SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ235-280415- RHODE ISLAND SOUND- 1208 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING... .THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. .THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .FRI...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. 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. $$ ANZ237-280415- BLOCK ISLAND SOUND- 1208 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING... .THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .THU...NW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .THU NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .FRI...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ230-280415- BOSTON HARBOR- 1208 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014 .THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU...NW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI NIGHT...S 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 AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. 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. $$ ANZ236-280415- NARRAGANSETT BAY- 1208 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014 .THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. .FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ 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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