Coastal Waters Forecast
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000 FZUS51 KBOX 151117 CWFBOX COASTAL WATERS FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA 717 AM EDT MON SEP 15 2014 COASTAL WATERS FROM THE MERRIMACK RIVER MA TO WATCH HILL RI OUT TO 25 NM ANZ200-152300- 717 AM EDT MON SEP 15 2014 .SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS... HIGH PRES OVER NORTHERN NEW ENGLAND WILL DRIFT ACROSS SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND TODAY AND OFFSHORE TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS FROM W TO E TUE WITH A WAVE OF LOW PRESSURE POSSIBLY DEVELOPING ALONG THE FRONT. ANOTHER HIGH PRES AREA FOLLOWS WED INTO THU. ANOTHER COLD FRONT PASSES THROUGH THU NIGHT AND EARLY FRI FOLLOWED BY STRONG HIGH PRES INTO NEXT 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. $$ ANZ250-152300- COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY- 717 AM EDT MON SEP 15 2014 .TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ251-152300- MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY- 717 AM EDT MON SEP 15 2014 .TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS AROUND 5 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...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SE 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. $$ ANZ231-152300- CAPE COD BAY- 717 AM EDT MON SEP 15 2014 .TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TONIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TUE...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ254-152300- COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA OUT 20 NM- 717 AM EDT MON SEP 15 2014 .TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 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. $$ ANZ255-152300- COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD AND NANTUCKET- 717 AM EDT MON SEP 15 2014 .TODAY...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ256-152300- COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND- 717 AM EDT MON SEP 15 2014 .TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TONIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .WED...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .WED NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 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. $$ ANZ232-152300- NANTUCKET SOUND- 717 AM EDT MON SEP 15 2014 .TODAY...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TONIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TUE...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ233-152300- VINEYARD SOUND- 717 AM EDT MON SEP 15 2014 .TODAY...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E 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. $$ ANZ234-152300- BUZZARDS BAY- 717 AM EDT MON SEP 15 2014 .TODAY...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S AROUND 5 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TUE...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ235-152300- RHODE ISLAND SOUND- 717 AM EDT MON SEP 15 2014 .TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .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...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .WED NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E 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. $$ ANZ237-152300- BLOCK ISLAND SOUND- 717 AM EDT MON SEP 15 2014 .TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TONIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .WED NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ230-152300- BOSTON HARBOR- 717 AM EDT MON SEP 15 2014 .TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S AROUND 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI NIGHT...SE 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. $$ ANZ236-152300- NARRAGANSETT BAY- 717 AM EDT MON SEP 15 2014 .TODAY...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TUE...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ 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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