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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Taunton MA
1041 AM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

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

ANZ200-170315-
1041 AM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

.Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters...
A cold front will push offshore this morning, bringing scattered
showers across portions of the waters. Large high pressure will
settle across the waters through the remainder of the 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.

$$

ANZ250-170315-
Coastal waters east of Ipswich Bay and the Stellwagen Bank
National Marine Sanctuary-
1041 AM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. Isolated showers.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming SW
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 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.

$$

ANZ251-170315-
Massachusetts Bay and Ipswich Bay-
1041 AM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt.
Seas 2 to 3 ft. Isolated showers.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt with a few gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming NW
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming SW
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW 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.

$$

ANZ231-170315-
Cape Cod Bay-
1041 AM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt.
Gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Scattered showers this
morning.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt with a few gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas around 2 ft.
.WED...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the morning.
Seas around 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around
2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...NW winds around 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW 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.

$$

ANZ254-170315-
Coastal waters from Provincetown MA to Chatham MA to Nantucket MA
out 20 nm-
1041 AM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the
evening. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW 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.

$$

ANZ255-170315-
Coastal Waters extending out to 25 nm South of Marthas Vineyard
and Nantucket-
1041 AM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 6 ft. Scattered showers.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds around 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.

$$

ANZ256-170315-
Coastal Waters from Montauk NY to Marthas Vineyard extending out
to 20 nm South of Block Island-
1041 AM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 6 ft. Scattered showers.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt with a few gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt with gusts up
to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds around 10 kt. Seas around 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.

$$

ANZ232-170315-
Nantucket Sound-
1041 AM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. Scattered
showers.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt with a few gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt with gusts up
to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
around 2 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW 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.

$$

ANZ233-170315-
Vineyard Sound-
1041 AM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. Scattered
showers.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt with a few gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, diminishing to
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
around 2 ft.
.FRI...NW winds around 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW 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.

$$

ANZ234-170315-
Buzzards Bay-
1041 AM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
Scattered showers this morning.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt with a few gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming NW
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt with gusts up
to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around
2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
around 2 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 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.

$$

ANZ235-170315-
Rhode Island Sound-
1041 AM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft subsiding to 2 to 4 ft. Scattered showers this morning.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt with a few gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming NW
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt with gusts up
to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt,
diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...NW winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around
2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW 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.

$$

ANZ237-170315-
Block Island Sound-
1041 AM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt,
diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft subsiding to 2 to 4 ft.
Scattered showers this morning.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt with a few gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming NW
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...NW winds around 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW 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.

$$

ANZ230-170315-
Boston Harbor-
1041 AM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt. Waves
around 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. A few gusts up to 25 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the morning.
Waves around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.WED...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot or less.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 1 foot
or less.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 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.

$$

ANZ236-170315-
Narragansett Bay-
1041 AM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
Isolated showers.
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with a few gusts up to 25 kt.
Waves around 2 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming NW
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Waves around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming W after midnight.
Waves around 2 ft.
.WED...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 to
3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW 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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