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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
359 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

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

ANZ200-082115-
359 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
A STRONG ARCTIC FRONT SWEEPS ACROSS NEW ENGLAND LATE TODAY INTO
TONIGHT. NW GUSTS TO NEAR GALE FORCE POSSIBLE FRI. HIGH PRES
BUILDS OVER THE WATERS THIS WEEKEND. A LOW PRES MAY PASS BY TO THE
N OF THE COASTAL WATERS EARLY NEXT WEEK.

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.

$$

ANZ250-082115-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
359 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE FRIDAY
NIGHT...

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...DECREASING
TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

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.

$$

ANZ251-082115-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
359 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE FRIDAY
NIGHT...

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...DECREASING
TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SNOW.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SNOW AND RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. RAIN LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ231-082115-
CAPE COD BAY-
359 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE
FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
AND RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. RAIN
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ254-082115-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
359 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE FRIDAY
NIGHT...

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...DECREASING
TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

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.

$$

ANZ255-082115-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
359 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

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.

$$

ANZ256-082115-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
359 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

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.

$$

ANZ232-082115-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
359 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE
FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ233-082115-
VINEYARD SOUND-
359 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE
FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ234-082115-
BUZZARDS BAY-
359 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE
FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
AND RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS. RAIN LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ235-082115-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
359 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ237-082115-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
359 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ230-082115-
BOSTON HARBOR-
359 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

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

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...DECREASING
TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SNOW AND RAIN
LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW AND RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ236-082115-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
359 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

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

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...DECREASING
TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. RAIN
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. RAIN AND SNOW
LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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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