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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
350 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

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

ANZ200-162030-
350 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...

HIGH PRES WILL MOVE EAST OF THE WATERS EARLY THIS MORNING. A LOW
PRES SYSTEM WILL PASS ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES LATE TONIGHT AND WED
MORNING AS A SECONDARY LOW DEVELOPS NEAR SOUTHEAST NEW ENGLAND.
THIS SECONDARY LOW WILL HEAD NORTHEAST TOWARDS THE CANADIAN
MARITIMES BY THU. ANOTHER HIGH PRES SYSTEM WILL GRADUALLY BUILD
IN FROM THE WEST FRI INTO SAT.

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.

$$

ANZ250-162030-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
350 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND DRIZZLE. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.

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.

$$

ANZ251-162030-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
350 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND DRIZZLE. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE 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.

$$

ANZ231-162030-
CAPE COD BAY-
350 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
DRIZZLE WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ254-162030-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
350 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING...

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

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.

$$

ANZ255-162030-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
350 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS
WITH A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS
LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.

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.

$$

ANZ256-162030-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
350 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
DRIZZLE WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.

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.

$$

ANZ232-162030-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
350 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
DRIZZLE WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.

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.

$$

ANZ233-162030-
VINEYARD SOUND-
350 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
DRIZZLE WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...W WINDS AROUND 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.

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.

$$

ANZ234-162030-
BUZZARDS BAY-
350 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
DRIZZLE WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF
DRIZZLE. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT
OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ235-162030-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
350 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
DRIZZLE WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS
WITH A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS
LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ237-162030-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
350 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ230-162030-
BOSTON HARBOR-
350 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
DRIZZLE WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ236-162030-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
350 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.TODAY...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
DRIZZLE WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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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