Coastal Waters Forecast
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000 FZUS51 KBOX 231537 CWFBOX COASTAL WATERS FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA 1137 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016 COASTAL WATERS FROM THE MERRIMACK RIVER MA TO WATCH HILL RI OUT TO 25 NM ANZ200-240415- 1137 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016 .SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS... COASTAL LOW PRESSURE OFF VIRGINIA WILL MOVE NORTH LATER TODAY AND CROSS THE SOUTHERN WATERS ON TUESDAY. THIS WILL BRING SHOWERS AND WIDELY SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS TO THE NEW ENGLAND WATERS. A COLD FRONT DROPS SOUTH ACROSS THE WATERS LATE WEDNESDAY. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE WATERS THURSDAY AND PART OF FRIDAY. 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. $$ ANZ250-240415- COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY- 1137 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING... .THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ251-240415- MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY- 1137 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY... .THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .FRI NIGHT...SE 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. $$ ANZ231-240415- CAPE COD BAY- 1137 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016 .THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ254-240415- COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA OUT 20 NM- 1137 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING... .THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SE 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. $$ ANZ255-240415- COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD AND NANTUCKET- 1137 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING... .THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ256-240415- COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND- 1137 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016 .THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TUE...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...SE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SE 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. $$ ANZ232-240415- NANTUCKET SOUND- 1137 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016 .THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ233-240415- VINEYARD SOUND- 1137 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016 .THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI NIGHT...SE 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. $$ ANZ234-240415- BUZZARDS BAY- 1137 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016 .THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TUE NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ235-240415- RHODE ISLAND SOUND- 1137 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016 .THIS AFTERNOON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .FRI NIGHT...SE 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. $$ ANZ237-240415- BLOCK ISLAND SOUND- 1137 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016 .THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ230-240415- BOSTON HARBOR- 1137 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016 .THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .WED...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .FRI NIGHT...E 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. $$ ANZ236-240415- NARRAGANSETT BAY- 1137 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016 .THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .THU...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ FOR THE LATEST UPDATES...PLEASE VISIT OUR WEBPAGE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BOSTON YOU CAN FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK AT WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/NWSBOSTON YOU CAN FOLLOW US ON TWITTER AT @NWSBOSTON

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