Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
717 AM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

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

ANZ200-192300-
717 AM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL EXIT THE MID ATLC COAST AND TRACK WELL TO
THE SE INTO THE DAY TOMORROW WITH HIGH PRES REMAINING IN CONTROL
OVER THE NEW ENGLAND WATERS. ANOTHER ROUND OF HIGH PRES THEN BUILDS
FROM QUEBEC SOUTHWARD INTO NEW ENGLAND INTO THE WEEKEND.

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.

$$

ANZ250-192300-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
717 AM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE 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.

$$

ANZ251-192300-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
717 AM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE 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.

$$

ANZ231-192300-
CAPE COD BAY-
717 AM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT
AND VARIABLE. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE 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.

$$

ANZ254-192300-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
717 AM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E AROUND 5 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 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.

$$

ANZ255-192300-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
717 AM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 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.

$$

ANZ256-192300-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
717 AM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 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.

$$

ANZ232-192300-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
717 AM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 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.

$$

ANZ233-192300-
VINEYARD SOUND-
717 AM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 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.

$$

ANZ234-192300-
BUZZARDS BAY-
717 AM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE 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.

$$

ANZ235-192300-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
717 AM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 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.

$$

ANZ237-192300-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
717 AM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 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.

$$

ANZ230-192300-
BOSTON HARBOR-
717 AM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE 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.

$$

ANZ236-192300-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
717 AM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE 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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