Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
117 PM EDT SUN SEP 14 2014

COASTAL WATERS FROM THE MERRIMACK RIVER MA TO WATCH HILL RI OUT TO
25 NM

ANZ200-150500-
117 PM EDT SUN SEP 14 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES OVER THE GREAT LAKES BUILDS INTO NEW ENGLAND TODAY AND
MON. A WEAK COLD FRONT MOVES ACROSS THE WATERS FROM W TO E TUE. HIGH
PRES THEN FOLLOWS WED AND THU.

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.

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ANZ250-150500-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
117 PM EDT SUN SEP 14 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ251-150500-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
117 PM EDT SUN SEP 14 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ231-150500-
CAPE COD BAY-
117 PM EDT SUN SEP 14 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ254-150500-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
117 PM EDT SUN SEP 14 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ255-150500-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
117 PM EDT SUN SEP 14 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU 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.

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ANZ256-150500-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
117 PM EDT SUN SEP 14 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU 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.

$$

ANZ232-150500-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
117 PM EDT SUN SEP 14 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N 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.

$$

ANZ233-150500-
VINEYARD SOUND-
117 PM EDT SUN SEP 14 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 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.

$$

ANZ234-150500-
BUZZARDS BAY-
117 PM EDT SUN SEP 14 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 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.

$$

ANZ235-150500-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
117 PM EDT SUN SEP 14 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ237-150500-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
117 PM EDT SUN SEP 14 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ230-150500-
BOSTON HARBOR-
117 PM EDT SUN SEP 14 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 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.

$$

ANZ236-150500-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
117 PM EDT SUN SEP 14 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NW 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.

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