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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
117 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

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

ANZ200-240500-
117 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
A SOUTHWEST FLOW WILL PERSIST THROUGH THIS EVENING. SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT AHEAD OF A COLD
FRONT THAT WILL MOVE SLOWLY OFFSHORE ON THURSDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL
BUILD OVER THE REGION DURING FRIDAY AND SATURDAY. A WARM FRONT WILL
APPROACH THE WATERS FROM THE SOUTH ON SUNDAY.

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.

$$

ANZ250-240500-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
117 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY
FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH SCATTERED TSTMS. SOME TSTMS MAY PRODUCE
HEAVY RAINFALL. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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.

$$

ANZ251-240500-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
117 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY
FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH SCATTERED TSTMS. SOME TSTMS MAY PRODUCE
HEAVY RAINFALL. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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.

$$

ANZ231-240500-
CAPE COD BAY-
117 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY
FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. SOME TSTMS MAY
PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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.

$$

ANZ254-240500-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
117 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 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 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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.

$$

ANZ255-240500-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
117 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. SCATTERED TSTMS WITH A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SOME TSTMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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.

$$

ANZ256-240500-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
117 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT.
SEAS AROUND 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. SOME TSTMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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.

$$

ANZ232-240500-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
117 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE
OF TSTMS. SOME TSTMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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.

$$

ANZ233-240500-
VINEYARD SOUND-
117 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE
OF TSTMS. SOME TSTMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 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
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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.

$$

ANZ234-240500-
BUZZARDS BAY-
117 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. SOME TSTMS MAY
PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 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 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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.

$$

ANZ235-240500-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
117 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE
OF TSTMS. SOME TSTMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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.

$$

ANZ237-240500-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
117 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. SOME TSTMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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.

$$

ANZ230-240500-
BOSTON HARBOR-
117 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH NUMEROUS TSTMS. SOME TSTMS MAY
PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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.

$$

ANZ236-240500-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
117 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH SCATTERED TSTMS. SOME TSTMS MAY
PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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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