Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
338 AM EDT MON SEP 15 2014

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

ANZ200-151915-
338 AM EDT MON SEP 15 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES OVER NORTHERN NEW ENGLAND WILL DRIFT ACROSS SOUTHERN NEW
ENGLAND TODAY AND OFFSHORE TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS
THE WATERS FROM W TO E TUE WITH A WAVE OF LOW PRESSURE POSSIBLY
DEVELOPING ALONG THE FRONT. ANOTHER HIGH PRES AREA FOLLOWS WED
INTO THU. ANOTHER COLD FRONT PASSES THROUGH THU NIGHT AND EARLY
FRI FOLLOWED BY STRONG HIGH PRES INTO NEXT WEEKEND.

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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ANZ250-151915-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
338 AM EDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 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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ANZ251-151915-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
338 AM EDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE 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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ANZ231-151915-
CAPE COD BAY-
338 AM EDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 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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ANZ254-151915-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
338 AM EDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E 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.

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ANZ255-151915-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
338 AM EDT MON SEP 15 2014
THROUGH FRI.

.TODAY...NE TO E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E 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.

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ANZ256-151915-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
338 AM EDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E 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.

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ANZ232-151915-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
338 AM EDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 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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ANZ233-151915-
VINEYARD SOUND-
338 AM EDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TODAY...NE TO E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 10 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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ANZ234-151915-
BUZZARDS BAY-
338 AM EDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E AROUND 5 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT
OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 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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ANZ235-151915-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
338 AM EDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 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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ANZ237-151915-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
338 AM EDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 10 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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ANZ230-151915-
BOSTON HARBOR-
338 AM EDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE 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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ANZ236-151915-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
338 AM EDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT
AND VARIABLE. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 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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