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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
717 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

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

ANZ200-300000-
717 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL MOVE SE OF THE WATERS THIS WEEKEND. OTHERWISE...A
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE AT THE UPPER LEVELS OF THE ATMOSPHERE WILL
RESULT IN QUIET WEATHER ACROSS OUR WATERS THROUGH MUCH OF 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.

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ANZ250-300000-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
717 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW 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.

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ANZ251-300000-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
717 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW 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.

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ANZ231-300000-
CAPE COD BAY-
717 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW 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.

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ANZ254-300000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
717 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW 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.

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ANZ255-300000-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
717 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 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.

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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ANZ256-300000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
717 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 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.

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ANZ232-300000-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
717 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ233-300000-
VINEYARD SOUND-
717 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW 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.

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ANZ234-300000-
BUZZARDS BAY-
717 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW 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.

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ANZ235-300000-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
717 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 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.

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ANZ237-300000-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
717 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE 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 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.

$$

ANZ230-300000-
BOSTON HARBOR-
717 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 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.

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ANZ236-300000-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
717 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 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.

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