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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
717 AM EST TUE DEC 23 2014

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

ANZ200-240000-
717 AM EST TUE DEC 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
WEAK LOW PRES WILL TRACK FROM THE MID ATLC COAST TO SOUTHERN NEW
ENGLAND THIS EVENING. A RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL
TRACK ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES WED AND WED NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL
THEN CROSS THE WATERS ON THU. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD
OVR THE WATERS FOR FRIDAY. HIGH PRESSURE MOVES EAST OF THE WATERS
FOR SATURDAY.

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 TUE DEC 23 2014

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

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM...DECREASING TO 1 NM OR LESS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN
LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 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
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.

$$

ANZ251-240000-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
717 AM EST TUE DEC 23 2014

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

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM... DECREASING TO 1 NM OR
LESS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY
FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 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
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.

$$

ANZ231-240000-
CAPE COD BAY-
717 AM EST TUE DEC 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...E 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...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING
SE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN
LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W 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.

$$

ANZ254-240000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
717 AM EST TUE DEC 23 2014

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

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE
OF RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS AROUND 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW 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 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.

$$

ANZ255-240000-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
717 AM EST TUE DEC 23 2014

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

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW 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 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.

$$

ANZ256-240000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
717 AM EST TUE DEC 23 2014

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

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. RAIN. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 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.

$$

ANZ232-240000-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
717 AM EST TUE DEC 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...E 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...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 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.

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 TUE DEC 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...E 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...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 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.

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 TUE DEC 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 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
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 TUE DEC 23 2014

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

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 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.

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 TUE DEC 23 2014

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

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS AROUND 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 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.

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 TUE DEC 23 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. PATCHY FOG.
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM...DECREASING TO 1 NM OR LESS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE.
RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...DECREASING
TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 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.

$$

ANZ236-240000-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
717 AM EST TUE DEC 23 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS... EXCEPT
2 TO 4 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 8 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. RAIN. VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 8 FT
AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 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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