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000 FZUS51 KBOX 021117 CWFBOX COASTAL WATERS FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA 717 AM EDT THU JUL 2 2015 COASTAL WATERS FROM THE MERRIMACK RIVER MA TO WATCH HILL RI OUT TO 25 NM ANZ200-030000- 717 AM EDT THU JUL 2 2015 .SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS... A COLD FRONT STALLS ALONG THE SOUTH COAST OF NEW ENGLAND FOR A TIME...BEFORE MOVING FARTHER OFFSHORE LATER TODAY. A SURFACE LOW WILL LIKELY DEVELOP ON THIS FRONT TONIGHT...PASSING OVER THE SRN WATERS INTO FRI MORNING. HIGH PRES BUILDS ACROSS THE NE THIS 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. $$ ANZ250-030000- COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY- 717 AM EDT THU JUL 2 2015 .TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .MON...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ251-030000- MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY- 717 AM EDT THU JUL 2 2015 .TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E AROUND 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SAT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SUN NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .MON...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 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. $$ ANZ231-030000- CAPE COD BAY- 717 AM EDT THU JUL 2 2015 .TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .MON...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ254-030000- COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA OUT 20 NM- 717 AM EDT THU JUL 2 2015 .TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .FRI...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .MON...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 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. $$ ANZ255-030000- COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD AND NANTUCKET- 717 AM EDT THU JUL 2 2015 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING... .TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .MON...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .MON NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ256-030000- COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND- 717 AM EDT THU JUL 2 2015 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING... .TODAY...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 4 FT. .FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SAT NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 4 FT. .SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 4 FT. .MON...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. .MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 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. $$ ANZ232-030000- NANTUCKET SOUND- 717 AM EDT THU JUL 2 2015 .TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .FRI...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SAT NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .MON...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ233-030000- VINEYARD SOUND- 717 AM EDT THU JUL 2 2015 .TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .MON...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 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. $$ ANZ234-030000- BUZZARDS BAY- 717 AM EDT THU JUL 2 2015 .TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SAT NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. .MON...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. .MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ235-030000- RHODE ISLAND SOUND- 717 AM EDT THU JUL 2 2015 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON... .TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .MON...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .MON NIGHT...S 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. $$ ANZ237-030000- BLOCK ISLAND SOUND- 717 AM EDT THU JUL 2 2015 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON... .TODAY...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .MON...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ ANZ230-030000- BOSTON HARBOR- 717 AM EDT THU JUL 2 2015 .TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SUN...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SUN NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .MON...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .MON NIGHT...S 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. $$ ANZ236-030000- NARRAGANSETT BAY- 717 AM EDT THU JUL 2 2015 .TODAY...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. .FRI...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E AROUND 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SAT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .SUN NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. .MON...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. .MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. $$ FOR THE LATEST UPDATES...PLEASE VISIT OUR WEBPAGE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BOSTON YOU CAN FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK AT WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/NWSBOSTON YOU CAN FOLLOW US ON TWITTER AT @NWSBOSTON

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