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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Taunton MA
116 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017

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

ANZ200-230700-
116 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017

.Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters...
Approaching cold front from the west this afternoon will combine
with moisture moving up the east coast will bring widespread
showers through the day. The front will exit east of waters  tonight
and be followed by gusty northwest winds. High pres will  build over
the waters Thu and Fri. Unsettled weather returns on  Sat as low
pres moves east across Southern Quebec. Gusty northwest winds follow
on Sun ahead of high pres building over the nation`s east.

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.

$$

ANZ250-230700-
Coastal waters east of Ipswich Bay and the Stellwagen Bank
National Marine Sanctuary-
116 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.
Seas 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog. Rain. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming W
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. A chance of showers.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 6 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.

$$

ANZ251-230700-
Massachusetts Bay and Ipswich Bay-
116 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.
Seas around 2 ft. Patchy fog. Rain. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming W
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 25 kt in the morning. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. A chance of showers.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. A chance of showers.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 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.

$$

ANZ231-230700-
Cape Cod Bay-
116 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Patchy
fog. Rain. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the morning. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
around 2 ft.
.FRI...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the morning. Seas
around 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
around 2 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around
2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
around 2 ft. A chance of showers.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 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.

$$

ANZ254-230700-
Coastal waters from Provincetown MA to Chatham MA to Nantucket MA
out 20 nm-
116 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog. Rain with a slight chance of tstms.
Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. A chance of rain.
Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.THU...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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.

$$

ANZ255-230700-
Coastal Waters extending out to 25 nm South of Marthas Vineyard
and Nantucket-
116 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 6 ft. Patchy fog. Rain. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt,
diminishing to 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt after midnight.
Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.FRI...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the morning. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 6 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.

$$

ANZ256-230700-
Coastal Waters from Montauk NY to Marthas Vineyard extending out
to 20 nm South of Block Island-
116 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog. Rain. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt,
diminishing to 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt after midnight.
Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming W
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the morning. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with
gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 6 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.

$$

ANZ232-230700-
Nantucket Sound-
116 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog. Rain. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.FRI...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the morning. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas around 2 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around
2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
around 2 ft. A chance of showers.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 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.

$$

ANZ233-230700-
Vineyard Sound-
116 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.
Seas 2 to 3 ft. Patchy fog. Rain. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the morning. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.FRI...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the morning. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with
gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
around 2 ft. A chance of showers.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 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.

$$

ANZ234-230700-
Buzzards Bay-
116 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft. Patchy fog. Rain. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming W in
the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
around 2 ft.
.FRI...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the morning. Seas
around 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas around 2 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. A chance of showers.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of
showers.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around
2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 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.

$$

ANZ235-230700-
Rhode Island Sound-
116 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft. Patchy fog. Rain. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming W
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the morning. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 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.

$$

ANZ237-230700-
Block Island Sound-
116 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.
Seas 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.FRI...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the morning. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with
gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 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.

$$

ANZ230-230700-
Boston Harbor-
116 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...N winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt.
Waves around 2 ft. Patchy fog. Rain. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Waves
around 2 ft.
.THU...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the morning.
Waves around 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves
1 foot or less.
.FRI...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the morning.
Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves around
2 ft. A chance of showers.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves
1 foot or less. A chance of showers.
.SUN...NW winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Waves around
2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 25 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.

$$

ANZ236-230700-
Narragansett Bay-
116 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST THURSDAY...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.
Waves 2 to 3 ft. Patchy fog. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the morning.
Waves around 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt after
midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 to
3 ft. A chance of showers.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Waves 2 to
3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Waves
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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