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000 FZUS51 KBOX 171117 CWFBOX COASTAL WATERS FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA 717 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014 COASTAL WATERS FROM THE MERRIMACK RIVER MA TO WATCH HILL RI OUT TO 25 NM ANZ200-172300- 717 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014 .SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS... HIGH PRES BUILDS OVER THE WATERS THRU THU. ANOTHER COLD FRONT PASSES THROUGH THU NIGHT AND EARLY FRI FROM N TO S FOLLOWED BY STRONG CANADIAN 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. $$ ANZ250-172300- COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY- 717 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014 .TODAY...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ251-172300- MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY- 717 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014 .TODAY...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. .TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING N AROUND 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 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. $$ ANZ231-172300- CAPE COD BAY- 717 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014 .TODAY...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING N AROUND 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ254-172300- COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA OUT 20 NM- 717 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014 .TODAY...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E AROUND 5 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 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. $$ ANZ255-172300- COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD AND NANTUCKET- 717 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014 .TODAY...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ256-172300- COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND- 717 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014 .TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TONIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 4 FT. .SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 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. $$ ANZ232-172300- NANTUCKET SOUND- 717 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014 .TODAY...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SAT NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ233-172300- VINEYARD SOUND- 717 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014 .TODAY...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 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. $$ ANZ234-172300- BUZZARDS BAY- 717 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014 .TODAY...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ235-172300- RHODE ISLAND SOUND- 717 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014 .TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 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. $$ ANZ237-172300- BLOCK ISLAND SOUND- 717 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014 .TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ230-172300- BOSTON HARBOR- 717 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014 .TODAY...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING N AROUND 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 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. $$ ANZ236-172300- NARRAGANSETT BAY- 717 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014 .TODAY...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ 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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