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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Taunton MA
116 PM EST Mon Feb 12 2018

Coastal waters from the Merrimack River MA to Watch Hill RI out to
25 NM

ANZ200-130700-
116 PM EST Mon Feb 12 2018

.Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters...
A cold front moves out to sea this afternoon. High pressure will
build over the waters this evening and Tuesday bringing drier and
colder weather. A weather disturbance moves across the waters
Wednesday night bringing a chance of showers. A cold front swings
across the waters on Friday, bringing another chance of showers.


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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ANZ250-130700-
Coastal waters east of Ipswich Bay and the Stellwagen Bank
National Marine Sanctuary-
116 PM EST Mon Feb 12 2018

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing to
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt
after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. A chance of showers.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. A chance of showers.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas
5 to 8 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.

$$

ANZ251-130700-
Massachusetts Bay and Ipswich Bay-
116 PM EST Mon Feb 12 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing
to 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt
after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. 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 2 to 4 ft. A
chance of showers.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. A chance of showers.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of
showers.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. A chance of showers.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 35 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.

$$

ANZ231-130700-
Cape Cod Bay-
116 PM EST Mon Feb 12 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt.
Seas 2 to 3 ft. A slight chance of rain.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing to
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with
gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas around 2 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the
evening. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around
2 ft. A chance of showers.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of
showers.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. A chance of showers.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 35 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.

$$

ANZ254-130700-
Coastal waters from Provincetown MA to Chatham MA to Nantucket MA
out 20 nm-
116 PM EST Mon Feb 12 2018

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.
Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of rain.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt with
gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. A chance of showers.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft. A chance of showers.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas
6 to 9 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.

$$

ANZ255-130700-
Coastal Waters extending out to 25 nm South of Marthas Vineyard
and Nantucket-
116 PM EST Mon Feb 12 2018

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt.
Seas 5 to 7 ft. A chance of rain.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Showers
likely.
.THU...SW winds around 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft. A chance of showers.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Showers
likely.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft. A chance of showers.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas
6 to 9 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.

$$

ANZ256-130700-
Coastal Waters from Montauk NY to Marthas Vineyard extending out
to 20 nm South of Block Island-
116 PM EST Mon Feb 12 2018

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt.
Seas 5 to 8 ft. A slight chance of rain.
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming NE
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. Showers likely.
.THU...SW winds around 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft. A chance of showers.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Showers
likely.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft. A chance of showers.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas
6 to 9 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.

$$

ANZ232-130700-
Nantucket Sound-
116 PM EST Mon Feb 12 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt.
Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain.
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming NE
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. A chance of showers.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. A chance of showers.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 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.

$$

ANZ233-130700-
Vineyard Sound-
116 PM EST Mon Feb 12 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance
of rain.
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming NE
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the
evening. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. A chance of showers.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Showers
likely.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. A chance of showers.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 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.

$$

ANZ234-130700-
Buzzards Bay-
116 PM EST Mon Feb 12 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A slight
chance of rain.
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the morning.
Seas around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. A chance of showers.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. A chance of showers.
.FRI 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.

$$

ANZ235-130700-
Rhode Island Sound-
116 PM EST Mon Feb 12 2018

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds around 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A slight
chance of rain.
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming NE
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. Showers likely.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. A chance of showers.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Showers
likely.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. A chance of showers.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 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.

$$

ANZ237-130700-
Block Island Sound-
116 PM EST Mon Feb 12 2018

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds around 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A slight
chance of rain.
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. Showers likely.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. A chance of showers.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Showers
likely.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. A chance of showers.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 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.

$$

ANZ230-130700-
Boston Harbor-
116 PM EST Mon Feb 12 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt.
Waves around 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Waves
around 2 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming W
around 5 kt in the afternoon. Waves around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.WED...SW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves around
2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Waves around
2 ft. A chance of showers.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot or less. A chance
of showers.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Waves around
2 ft. A chance of showers.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 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.

$$

ANZ236-130700-
Narragansett Bay-
116 PM EST Mon Feb 12 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds around 10 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 to
3 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Showers
likely.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Waves 2 to
4 ft. A chance of showers.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Showers
likely.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Waves 2 to
4 ft. A chance of showers.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 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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