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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
413 AM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

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

ANZ200-152015-
413 AM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT WITH GALE FORCE
WINDS AND WIDESPREAD RAINS AHEAD OF THE FRONT. HIGH PRESSURE
PASSES NORTH OF NEW ENGLAND AND BRINGS DRY WEATHER FOR THE MIDDLE
AND END OF THE WEEK. ANOTHER AREA OF LOW PRESSURE MAY APPROACH THE
WATERS LATE SATURDAY.

FOR INFORMATION ON POSSIBLE HAZARDOUS WEATHER BEYOND THE 24-36 HOUR
FORECAST PERIOD...PLEASE VISIT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BOSTON AND FOLLOW THE
HAZARDOUS OUTLOOKS LINK AT THE TOP OF THE BLUE BAR ON THE LEFT.

$$

ANZ250-152015-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
413 AM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... INCREASING
TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN WITH ISOLATED TSTMS THIS
AFTERNOON. SOME TSTMS MAY PRODUCE GUSTY WINDS THIS AFTERNOON.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS... INCREASING TO 1 TO 3 NM THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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.

$$

ANZ251-152015-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
413 AM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... INCREASING
TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS MORNING...THEN RAIN WITH
ISOLATED TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. SOME TSTMS MAY PRODUCE GUSTY WINDS
THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS...INCREASING TO 1 TO 3 NM THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. 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. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

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.

$$

ANZ231-152015-
CAPE COD BAY-
413 AM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
35 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH ISOLATED TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. SOME TSTMS MAY PRODUCE
GUSTY WINDS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS...INCREASING TO
1 TO 3 NM THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...DECREASING TO
25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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.

$$

ANZ254-152015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
413 AM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
35 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS...INCREASING TO 1 TO
3 NM THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING
SW WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. PATCHY
FOG. RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 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.

$$

ANZ255-152015-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
413 AM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING
W 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS AROUND 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 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.

$$

ANZ256-152015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
413 AM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... INCREASING
TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN
RAIN LIKELY WITH ISOLATED TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. SOME TSTMS MAY
PRODUCE GUSTY WINDS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS...
INCREASING TO 1 TO 3 NM THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.

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.

$$

ANZ232-152015-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
413 AM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... INCREASING
TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN WITH ISOLATED TSTMS THIS
AFTERNOON. SOME TSTMS MAY PRODUCE GUSTY WINDS THIS AFTERNOON.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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.

$$

ANZ233-152015-
VINEYARD SOUND-
413 AM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... INCREASING TO
40 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN THIS MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY WITH ISOLATED TSTMS THIS
AFTERNOON. SOME TSTMS MAY PRODUCE GUSTY WINDS THIS AFTERNOON.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING
W WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY
FOG. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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.

$$

ANZ234-152015-
BUZZARDS BAY-
413 AM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... INCREASING TO
40 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF
RAIN THIS MORNING...THEN RAIN WITH ISOLATED TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
SOME TSTMS MAY PRODUCE GUSTY WINDS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING
W 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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.

$$

ANZ235-152015-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
413 AM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN THIS MORNING...THEN RAIN WITH ISOLATED TSTMS THIS
AFTERNOON. SOME TSTMS MAY PRODUCE GUSTY WINDS THIS AFTERNOON.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS... INCREASING TO 1 TO 3 NM THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.

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.

$$

ANZ237-152015-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
413 AM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... INCREASING TO
40 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF
RAIN THIS MORNING...THEN RAIN WITH ISOLATED TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
SOME TSTMS MAY PRODUCE GUSTY WINDS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS...INCREASING TO 1 TO 3 NM THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...BECOMING N
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.

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.

$$

ANZ230-152015-
BOSTON HARBOR-
413 AM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... INCREASING
TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS MORNING...THEN RAIN WITH
ISOLATED TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. SOME TSTMS MAY PRODUCE GUSTY WINDS
THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS...INCREASING TO 1 TO 3 NM THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.

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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ANZ236-152015-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
413 AM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... INCREASING
TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE
OF RAIN THIS MORNING...THEN RAIN WITH ISOLATED TSTMS THIS
AFTERNOON. SOME TSTMS MAY PRODUCE GUSTY WINDS THIS AFTERNOON.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS... INCREASING TO 1 TO 3 NM THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING
NW 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO
5 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 8 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE MORNING.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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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