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000 FZUS51 KBOX 221358 CWFBOX COASTAL WATERS FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA 958 AM EDT MON AUG 22 2016 COASTAL WATERS FROM THE MERRIMACK RIVER MA TO WATCH HILL RI OUT TO 25 NM ANZ200-230215- 958 AM EDT MON AUG 22 2016 .SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS... A LARGE HIGH PRES AREA WILL BUILD OVER NEW ENGLAND THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH WED...SHIFTING OFFSHORE THU AND FRI. 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. $$ ANZ250-230215- COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY- 958 AM EDT MON AUG 22 2016 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TONIGHT... .THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .FRI...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ251-230215- MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY- 958 AM EDT MON AUG 22 2016 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING... .THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...W 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. $$ ANZ231-230215- CAPE COD BAY- 958 AM EDT MON AUG 22 2016 .THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ254-230215- COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA OUT 20 NM- 958 AM EDT MON AUG 22 2016 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TONIGHT... .THIS AFTERNOON...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING NW WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY. .TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 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. $$ ANZ255-230215- COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD AND NANTUCKET- 958 AM EDT MON AUG 22 2016 .THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ256-230215- COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND- 958 AM EDT MON AUG 22 2016 .THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 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. $$ ANZ232-230215- NANTUCKET SOUND- 958 AM EDT MON AUG 22 2016 .THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. .TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. .WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ233-230215- VINEYARD SOUND- 958 AM EDT MON AUG 22 2016 .THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. .TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. .TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...W 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. $$ ANZ234-230215- BUZZARDS BAY- 958 AM EDT MON AUG 22 2016 .THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. .TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ235-230215- RHODE ISLAND SOUND- 958 AM EDT MON AUG 22 2016 .THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 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. $$ ANZ237-230215- BLOCK ISLAND SOUND- 958 AM EDT MON AUG 22 2016 .THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ230-230215- BOSTON HARBOR- 958 AM EDT MON AUG 22 2016 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING... .THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI NIGHT...W 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. $$ ANZ236-230215- NARRAGANSETT BAY- 958 AM EDT MON AUG 22 2016 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING... .THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ 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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