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

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

ANZ200-291800-
117 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES CURRENTLY OVER THE WATERS WILL MOVE OFFSHORE 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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ANZ250-291800-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
117 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

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

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ANZ251-291800-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
117 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W 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.

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ANZ231-291800-
CAPE COD BAY-
117 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...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 AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SW 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.

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ANZ254-291800-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
117 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 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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ANZ255-291800-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
117 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W 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...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW 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.

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ANZ256-291800-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
117 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 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 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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ANZ232-291800-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
117 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...W 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 AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SW 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.

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ANZ233-291800-
VINEYARD SOUND-
117 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

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

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ANZ234-291800-
BUZZARDS BAY-
117 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

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

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ANZ235-291800-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
117 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...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.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. 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 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 5 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 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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ANZ237-291800-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
117 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W 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.

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ANZ230-291800-
BOSTON HARBOR-
117 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. 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...W 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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ANZ236-291800-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
117 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. 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...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SW 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...W 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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