Coastal Waters Forecast
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000 FZUS51 KBOX 181117 CWFBOX COASTAL WATERS FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA 717 AM EDT MON AUG 18 2014 COASTAL WATERS FROM THE MERRIMACK RIVER MA TO WATCH HILL RI OUT TO 25 NM ANZ200-182300- 717 AM EDT MON AUG 18 2014 .SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS... HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE WATERS TODAY. A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL EXIT THE MID ATLC COAST AND TRACKS SOUTH OF 40N TUE AND WED. HIGH PRES THEN BUILDS FROM QUEBEC SOUTHWARD INTO NEW ENGLAND. LOW PRESSURE WILL THEN FOLLOW AND LINGERING INTO THE 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. $$ ANZ250-182300- COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY- 717 AM EDT MON AUG 18 2014 .TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TUE...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TUE NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ251-182300- MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY- 717 AM EDT MON AUG 18 2014 .TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TUE...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TUE NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 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. 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. $$ ANZ231-182300- CAPE COD BAY- 717 AM EDT MON AUG 18 2014 .TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TUE...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE AROUND 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ254-182300- COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA OUT 20 NM- 717 AM EDT MON AUG 18 2014 .TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TONIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE AROUND 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 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. $$ ANZ255-182300- COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD AND NANTUCKET- 717 AM EDT MON AUG 18 2014 .TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E AROUND 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ256-182300- COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND- 717 AM EDT MON AUG 18 2014 .TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. .FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 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. $$ ANZ232-182300- NANTUCKET SOUND- 717 AM EDT MON AUG 18 2014 .TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TUE...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ233-182300- VINEYARD SOUND- 717 AM EDT MON AUG 18 2014 .TODAY...NW WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 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. $$ ANZ234-182300- BUZZARDS BAY- 717 AM EDT MON AUG 18 2014 .TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TUE...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ235-182300- RHODE ISLAND SOUND- 717 AM EDT MON AUG 18 2014 .TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 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. $$ ANZ237-182300- BLOCK ISLAND SOUND- 717 AM EDT MON AUG 18 2014 .TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ230-182300- BOSTON HARBOR- 717 AM EDT MON AUG 18 2014 .TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TUE...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TUE NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI NIGHT...NE 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. $$ ANZ236-182300- NARRAGANSETT BAY- 717 AM EDT MON AUG 18 2014 .TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ 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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