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000 FZUS51 KBOX 221117 CWFBOX COASTAL WATERS FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA 717 AM EDT WED MAR 22 2017 COASTAL WATERS FROM THE MERRIMACK RIVER MA TO WATCH HILL RI OUT TO 25 NM ANZ200-230000- 717 AM EDT WED MAR 22 2017 .SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS... AN ARCTIC FRONT WILL SWEEP THE WATERS TODAY RESULTING IN NORTHWEST GALES. BEHIND THE FRONT EXPECT FREEZING SPRAY. HIGH PRES RETURNS WITH MILDER WEATHER FRIDAY. COLD FRONT WILL PASS ACROSS THE WATERS ON SATURDAY AND STAY SOUTH OF THE WATERS ON SUNDAY. 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. $$ ANZ250-230000- COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY- 717 AM EDT WED MAR 22 2017 ...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT... ...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING... .TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. .THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. .THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN, SNOW AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ251-230000- MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY- 717 AM EDT WED MAR 22 2017 ...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT... ...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING... .TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .TONIGHT...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. .THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. .THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. .FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN, SNOW, FREEZING RAIN LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SLEET. 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. $$ ANZ231-230000- CAPE COD BAY- 717 AM EDT WED MAR 22 2017 ...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT... ...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING... .TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. .THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. .THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. RAIN, FREEZING RAIN LIKELY, A CHANCE OF SNOW AND SLEET. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ254-230000- COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA OUT 20 NM- 717 AM EDT WED MAR 22 2017 ...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT... ...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING... .TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. .THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. .THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN, FREEZING RAIN, SNOW AND SLEET. 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. $$ ANZ255-230000- COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD AND NANTUCKET- 717 AM EDT WED MAR 22 2017 ...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT... ...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING... .TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. .THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. .THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ256-230000- COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND- 717 AM EDT WED MAR 22 2017 ...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT... ...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING... .TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. .THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. .THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. .SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 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. $$ ANZ232-230000- NANTUCKET SOUND- 717 AM EDT WED MAR 22 2017 ...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT... ...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING... .TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. .THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. .THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ233-230000- VINEYARD SOUND- 717 AM EDT WED MAR 22 2017 ...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT... ...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING... .TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TONIGHT...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. .THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. .THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. .SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. RAIN AND FREEZING 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. $$ ANZ234-230000- BUZZARDS BAY- 717 AM EDT WED MAR 22 2017 ...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT... ...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING... .TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. .THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...DECREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SUN...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. .SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ235-230000- RHODE ISLAND SOUND- 717 AM EDT WED MAR 22 2017 ...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT... ...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING... .TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. .THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. .THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 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. $$ ANZ237-230000- BLOCK ISLAND SOUND- 717 AM EDT WED MAR 22 2017 ...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT... .TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. .THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ230-230000- BOSTON HARBOR- 717 AM EDT WED MAR 22 2017 ...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING... .TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. .FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN, SNOW AND FREEZING 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. $$ ANZ236-230000- NARRAGANSETT BAY- 717 AM EDT WED MAR 22 2017 ...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING... .TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. .THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS... EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. .SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ 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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