Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

COASTAL WATERS FROM THE MERRIMACK RIVER MA TO WATCH HILL RI OUT TO
25 NM

ANZ200-230000-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL SLOWLY SLIDE EAST ACROSS THE CANADIAN MARITIMES
THROUGH TUE. A RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS
WELL TO OUR WEST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES LATE WED INTO WED NIGHT.
THIS WILL BRING A PERIOD OF NEAR GALE FORCE WIND GUSTS AND HIGH SEAS
TO THE WATERS. A COLD FRONT WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS ON THU. A
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVR THE WATERS FOR 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.

$$

ANZ250-230000-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 20 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 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.

$$

ANZ251-230000-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 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.

$$

ANZ231-230000-
CAPE COD BAY-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 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.

$$

ANZ254-230000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT...EXCEPT 9 TO 14 FT S AND E OF NANTUCKET.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 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.

$$

ANZ255-230000-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 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.

$$

ANZ256-230000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 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.

$$

ANZ232-230000-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 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.

$$

ANZ233-230000-
VINEYARD SOUND-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS...MAINLY THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ234-230000-
BUZZARDS BAY-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ235-230000-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS...MAINLY THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 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.

$$

ANZ237-230000-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ230-230000-
BOSTON HARBOR-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING...
THEN SHOWERS LIKELY THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. RAIN
LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING SE AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 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.

$$

ANZ236-230000-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS...MAINLY THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 TO 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.

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