Coastal Waters Forecast
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000 FZUS51 KBOX 211717 CWFBOX COASTAL WATERS FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA 117 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014 COASTAL WATERS FROM THE MERRIMACK RIVER MA TO WATCH HILL RI OUT TO 25 NM ANZ200-220500- 117 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014 .SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS... WEAK LOW PRES WILL REMAIN WELL OFFSHORE THROUGH FRI...BUT MAY LEAD TO A FEW SHOWERS ACROSS THE SOUTHEASTERN WATERS TODAY. HIGH PRES OVER QUEBEC WILL BUILD SOUTH OVER NEW ENGLAND THROUGH THE WEEKEND AND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK. 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. $$ ANZ250-220500- COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY- 117 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014 .THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. .SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .MON...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ251-220500- MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY- 117 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014 .THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .MON...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 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. $$ ANZ231-220500- CAPE COD BAY- 117 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014 .THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .MON...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ254-220500- COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA OUT 20 NM- 117 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014 .THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .MON NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 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. $$ ANZ255-220500- COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD AND NANTUCKET- 117 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014 .THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. .SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .MON...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ256-220500- COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND- 117 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014 .THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. .TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. .FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. .MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. .MON NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 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. $$ ANZ232-220500- NANTUCKET SOUND- 117 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014 .THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .MON NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ233-220500- VINEYARD SOUND- 117 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014 .THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .MON NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 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. $$ ANZ234-220500- BUZZARDS BAY- 117 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014 .THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .MON NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ235-220500- RHODE ISLAND SOUND- 117 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014 .THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .MON NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 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. $$ ANZ237-220500- BLOCK ISLAND SOUND- 117 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014 .THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .MON NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ230-220500- BOSTON HARBOR- 117 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014 .THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO AROUND 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .MON...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 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. $$ ANZ236-220500- NARRAGANSETT BAY- 117 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014 .THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG. .SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .MON...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ FOR THE LATEST UPDATES...PLEASE VISIT OUR WEBPAGE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BOSTON YOU CAN FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK AT WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/US.NATIONALWEATHERSERVICE.BOSTON.GOV YOU CAN FOLLOW US ON TWITTER AT @NWSBOSTON

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