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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
347 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

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

ANZ200-102130-
347 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

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

A WEAK WAVE OF LOW PRES WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION TODAY. A
STRONG COLD FRONT WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS THU WITH THE
POTENTIAL FOR GALE FORCE WIND GUSTS THU AFTERNOON AND EVE.

ANOTHER LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP NEAR SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND LATE FRI
INTO EARLY SAT...FOLLOWED BY AN ARCTIC OUTBREAK THIS WEEKEND.
AREAS OF MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY AND GALE FORCE WIND
GUSTS ARE LIKELY THIS WEEKEND AS ARCTIC AIR MOVES OVER THE OPEN
WATERS. HIGH PRES WILL THEN MOVE OVER THE WATERS BY NEXT MON.

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.

$$

ANZ250-102130-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
347 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY... MAINLY THIS
AFTERNOON WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING
TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. A CHANCE OF FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF FREEZING SPRAY.

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.

$$

ANZ251-102130-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
347 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THIS MORNING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY...MAINLY THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING
TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF FREEZING SPRAY.
.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.

$$

ANZ231-102130-
CAPE COD BAY-
347 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY...MAINLY THIS
AFTERNOON WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING
TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... DIMINISHING
TO AROUND 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF FREEZING SPRAY.
.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.

$$

ANZ254-102130-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
347 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING
TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. A CHANCE OF FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF FREEZING SPRAY.

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.

$$

ANZ255-102130-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
347 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. A CHANCE OF FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF FREEZING SPRAY.

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.

$$

ANZ256-102130-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
347 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS
AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...DECREASING
TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. A CHANCE OF FREEZING SPRAY.
.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.

$$

ANZ232-102130-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
347 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY...MAINLY THIS AFTERNOON WITH
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... DIMINISHING
TO AROUND 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF FREEZING SPRAY.
.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.

$$

ANZ233-102130-
VINEYARD SOUND-
347 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY...MAINLY THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 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.

$$

ANZ234-102130-
BUZZARDS BAY-
347 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY...MAINLY THIS AFTERNOON WITH
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... DIMINISHING
TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 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.

$$

ANZ235-102130-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
347 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF FREEZING SPRAY.
.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.

$$

ANZ237-102130-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
347 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO
35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF FREEZING SPRAY.
.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.

$$

ANZ230-102130-
BOSTON HARBOR-
347 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

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

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS... EXCEPT 2 TO
4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY...MAINLY
THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING SW
5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 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.

$$

ANZ236-102130-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
347 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

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

.TODAY...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY...MAINLY THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS... EXCEPT
3 TO 5 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 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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