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000 FZUS51 KBOX 270517 CWFBOX COASTAL WATERS FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA 117 AM EDT THU AUG 27 2015 COASTAL WATERS FROM THE MERRIMACK RIVER MA TO WATCH HILL RI OUT TO 25 NM ANZ200-271800- 117 AM EDT THU AUG 27 2015 .SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS... A COLD FRONT WILL SLOWLY DRIFT EAST OF THE WATERS THIS EVENING. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE WATERS THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY THEN MOVES OFFSHORE THIS WEEKEND. A WEAK COLD FRONT MAY PASS ACROSS THE WATERS LATE SUNDAY OR EARLY MONDAY. 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. $$ ANZ250-271800- COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY- 117 AM EDT THU AUG 27 2015 .REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ251-271800- MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY- 117 AM EDT THU AUG 27 2015 .REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .MON NIGHT...W 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. $$ ANZ231-271800- CAPE COD BAY- 117 AM EDT THU AUG 27 2015 .REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .MON...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .MON NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ254-271800- COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA OUT 20 NM- 117 AM EDT THU AUG 27 2015 .REST OF TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .MON NIGHT...SW 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. $$ ANZ255-271800- COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD AND NANTUCKET- 117 AM EDT THU AUG 27 2015 .REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .MON NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ256-271800- COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND- 117 AM EDT THU AUG 27 2015 .REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .MON NIGHT...SW 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. $$ ANZ232-271800- NANTUCKET SOUND- 117 AM EDT THU AUG 27 2015 .REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .MON NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ233-271800- VINEYARD SOUND- 117 AM EDT THU AUG 27 2015 .REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .MON NIGHT...SW 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. $$ ANZ234-271800- BUZZARDS BAY- 117 AM EDT THU AUG 27 2015 .REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .MON NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ235-271800- RHODE ISLAND SOUND- 117 AM EDT THU AUG 27 2015 .REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .MON NIGHT...SW 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. $$ ANZ237-271800- BLOCK ISLAND SOUND- 117 AM EDT THU AUG 27 2015 .REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SAT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ230-271800- BOSTON HARBOR- 117 AM EDT THU AUG 27 2015 .REST OF TONIGHT...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. .FRI...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SUN NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .MON NIGHT...W 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. $$ ANZ236-271800- NARRAGANSETT BAY- 117 AM EDT THU AUG 27 2015 .REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .MON NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ FOR THE LATEST UPDATES...PLEASE VISIT OUR WEBPAGE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BOSTON YOU CAN FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK AT WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/NWSBOSTON YOU CAN FOLLOW US ON TWITTER AT @NWSBOSTON

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