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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
717 AM EST FRI JAN 23 2015

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

ANZ200-240000-
717 AM EST FRI JAN 23 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
A WEAK RIDGE OF HIGH PRESS WILL BE IN CONTROL TODAY.  A LOW PRESSURE
SYSTEM WILL DEVELOP OVER COASTAL NORTH CAROLINA SAT MORNING AND
RAPIDLY INTENSIFY INTO A GALE AS IT PASSES INSIDE THE BENCHMARK SAT
EVENING. THE STORM WILL ALREADY BE IN THE CANADIAN MARITIMES BY
EARLY SUN MORNING. ANOTHER LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL LIKELY PASS WELL
SOUTH OF OUR WATERS ON MON INTO TUE.

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.

$$

ANZ250-240000-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
717 AM EST FRI JAN 23 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE
25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN WITH SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ251-240000-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
717 AM EST FRI JAN 23 2015

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W THIS AFTERNOON. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE
25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 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.

$$

ANZ231-240000-
CAPE COD BAY-
717 AM EST FRI JAN 23 2015

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING W THIS AFTERNOON. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE
25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 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.

$$

ANZ254-240000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
717 AM EST FRI JAN 23 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W THIS AFTERNOON. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. GUSTS UP TO 45 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...EXCEPT 10 TO 15 FT S AND E OF
NANTUCKET. RAIN WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ255-240000-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
717 AM EST FRI JAN 23 2015

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W THIS AFTERNOON. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT...
BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...EXCEPT 10 TO 15 FT S AND E OF NANTUCKET. RAIN
WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT...EXCEPT 9 TO 14 FT S AND E OF NANTUCKET. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT...EXCEPT 9 TO 14 FT S AND E OF NANTUCKET. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ256-240000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
717 AM EST FRI JAN 23 2015

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING W THIS AFTERNOON. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...DECREASING
TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...N 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.

$$

ANZ232-240000-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
717 AM EST FRI JAN 23 2015

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W THIS AFTERNOON. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN
LIKELY.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...NW 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 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 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.

$$

ANZ233-240000-
VINEYARD SOUND-
717 AM EST FRI JAN 23 2015

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...BECOMING N
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...N 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.

$$

ANZ234-240000-
BUZZARDS BAY-
717 AM EST FRI JAN 23 2015

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...BECOMING N
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...
BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SNOW AND RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...N 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.

$$

ANZ235-240000-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
717 AM EST FRI JAN 23 2015

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SNOW LIKELY WITH RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...N 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.

$$

ANZ237-240000-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
717 AM EST FRI JAN 23 2015

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...BECOMING N
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...N 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.

$$

ANZ230-240000-
BOSTON HARBOR-
717 AM EST FRI JAN 23 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. SNOW AND RAIN. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. SNOW LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT...EXCEPT
3 TO 5 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE.

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.

$$

ANZ236-240000-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
717 AM EST FRI JAN 23 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. RAIN AND
SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING N
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW WITH FREEZING RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT
AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 TO 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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