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000 FZUS51 KBOX 271117 CWFBOX COASTAL WATERS FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA 716 AM EDT WED APR 27 2016 COASTAL WATERS FROM THE MERRIMACK RIVER MA TO WATCH HILL RI OUT TO 25 NM ANZ200-280000- 716 AM EDT WED APR 27 2016 .SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS... HIGH PRES BUILDS INTO NEW ENGLAND FROM CENTRAL CANADA TODAY AND LINGERS INTO THE WEEKEND. MEANWHILE A WAVE OF LOW PRES OFF THE DELMARVA PENINSULA WILL HEAD OFFSHORE THU AND FRI BUT SHOULD STAY WELL SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND. 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. $$ ANZ250-280000- COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY- 717 AM EDT WED APR 27 2016 .TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ251-280000- MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY- 717 AM EDT WED APR 27 2016 .TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SE 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. $$ ANZ231-280000- CAPE COD BAY- 717 AM EDT WED APR 27 2016 .TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ254-280000- COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA OUT 20 NM- 717 AM EDT WED APR 27 2016 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING... .TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 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. $$ ANZ255-280000- COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD AND NANTUCKET- 717 AM EDT WED APR 27 2016 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON... .TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .THU...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ256-280000- COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND- 717 AM EDT WED APR 27 2016 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON... .TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 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. $$ ANZ232-280000- NANTUCKET SOUND- 717 AM EDT WED APR 27 2016 .TODAY...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ233-280000- VINEYARD SOUND- 717 AM EDT WED APR 27 2016 .TODAY...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 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. $$ ANZ234-280000- BUZZARDS BAY- 717 AM EDT WED APR 27 2016 .TODAY...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SUN...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ235-280000- RHODE ISLAND SOUND- 717 AM EDT WED APR 27 2016 .TODAY...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 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. $$ ANZ237-280000- BLOCK ISLAND SOUND- 717 AM EDT WED APR 27 2016 .TODAY...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ230-280000- BOSTON HARBOR- 717 AM EDT WED APR 27 2016 .TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SE 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. $$ ANZ236-280000- NARRAGANSETT BAY- 717 AM EDT WED APR 27 2016 .TODAY...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. .THU...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SUN...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ FOR THE LATEST UPDATES...PLEASE VISIT OUR WEBPAGE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BOSTON YOU CAN FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK AT WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/US.NATIONALWEATHERSERVICE.BOSTON.GOV YOU CAN FOLLOW US ON TWITTER AT @NWSBOSTON

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