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000 FZUS51 KBOX 270617 CWFBOX COASTAL WATERS FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA 117 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015 COASTAL WATERS FROM THE MERRIMACK RIVER MA TO WATCH HILL RI OUT TO 25 NM ANZ200-271800- 117 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015 .SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS... A RAPIDLY DEVELOPING STORM WILL MOVE UP THE NEW ENGLAND COAST TONIGHT AND TUESDAY BRINGING HURRICANE FORCE WIND GUSTS AND SEAS BUILDING TO 30 FEET ACROSS THE EASTERN WATERS! THIS IS A DANGEROUS AND LIFE THREATENING STORM AND MARINERS ARE URGED TO RETURN TO PORT IMMEDIATELY! THE STORM WILL FINALLY LIFT INTO THE CANADIAN MARITIMES ON WED...LOOSENING ITS GRIP ON OUR REGION. HIGH PRES BUILDS IN WED NIGHT INTO THU. ANOTHER LOW PRES WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS ON FRI FOLLOWED BY HIGH PRES FOR SAT AND SUN. 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. $$ ANZ250-271800- COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY- 117 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015 ...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY... .REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 65 KT. SEAS 18 TO 23 FT. SNOW AND RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 65 KT. SEAS 25 TO 30 FT. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT... BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 19 TO 24 FT. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. .SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ251-271800- MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY- 117 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015 ...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING... .REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 35 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 19 TO 24 FT. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT... BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. .SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY 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. $$ ANZ231-271800- CAPE COD BAY- 117 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015 ...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING... .REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 35 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 65 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 65 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT... BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. .SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ254-271800- COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA OUT 20 NM- 117 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015 ...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY... .REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 40 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 70 KT. SEAS 18 TO 23 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 65 KT. SEAS 23 TO 28 FT. RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT... BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 18 TO 23 FT...EXCEPT 14 TO 19 FT S AND E OF NANTUCKET. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. .SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY 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. $$ ANZ255-271800- COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD AND NANTUCKET- 117 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015 ...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY... .REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 40 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 70 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT...EXCEPT 20 TO 25 FT S AND E OF NANTUCKET. RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE...N WINDS 35 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 70 KT... DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 18 TO 23 FT...EXCEPT 22 TO 27 FT S AND E OF NANTUCKET. SNOW AND RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT... DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT...EXCEPT 14 TO 19 FT S AND E OF NANTUCKET. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...EXCEPT 8 TO 13 FT S AND E OF NANTUCKET. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. .SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ256-271800- COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND- 117 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015 ...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY... .REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 40 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 70 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT. RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. GUSTS UP TO 70 KT... DECREASING TO 60 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT... DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. .WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. .SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY 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. $$ ANZ232-271800- NANTUCKET SOUND- 117 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015 ...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING... .REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 35 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 70 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SNOW AND RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE...N WINDS 35 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 65 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SNOW AND RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT... DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SNOW LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. .SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ233-271800- VINEYARD SOUND- 117 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015 ...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING... .REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 35 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 70 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE...N WINDS 35 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 65 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT... DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. .SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY 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. $$ ANZ234-271800- BUZZARDS BAY- 117 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015 ...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING... .REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 70 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 65 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT... DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. .SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ235-271800- RHODE ISLAND SOUND- 117 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015 ...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING... .REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 35 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 70 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE...N WINDS 35 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 65 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT... DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. .SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY 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. $$ ANZ237-271800- BLOCK ISLAND SOUND- 117 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015 ...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING... .REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 65 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S AROUND 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. .SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ230-271800- BOSTON HARBOR- 117 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015 ...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING... .REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT...EXCEPT 8 TO 11 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 55 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...EXCEPT 11 TO 16 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT...EXCEPT 9 TO 14 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 8 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. .WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. .SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 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. $$ ANZ236-271800- NARRAGANSETT BAY- 117 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015 ...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING... .REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .THU...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S AROUND 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. .SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ 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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