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711 WHUS71 KBOX 121215 MWWBOX URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA 715 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016 ANZ233-234-122015- /O.CAN.KBOX.UP.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-160212T1300Z/ /O.CON.KBOX.GL.W.0014.160213T1600Z-160214T1200Z/ /O.CON.KBOX.UP.A.0001.160213T2100Z-160214T1400Z/ VINEYARD SOUND-BUZZARDS BAY- 715 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016 ...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM SATURDAY TO 7 AM EST SUNDAY... ...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... ...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IS CANCELLED... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS CANCELLED THE FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY. * WINDS AND SEAS...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. * FREEZING SPRAY...THE POTENTIAL FOR HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY EXISTS SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE OR EQUIPMENT SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS. A HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER ALTERING THEIR PLANS. && $$ ANZ231-251-122015- /O.CAN.KBOX.UP.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-160212T1300Z/ /O.CON.KBOX.GL.W.0014.160213T1600Z-160214T1200Z/ /O.CON.KBOX.UP.A.0001.160213T2100Z-160214T1400Z/ CAPE COD BAY-MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY- 715 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016 ...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM SATURDAY TO 7 AM EST SUNDAY... ...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... ...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IS CANCELLED... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS CANCELLED THE FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY. * WINDS AND SEAS...WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET. * FREEZING SPRAY...THE POTENTIAL FOR HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY EXISTS SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE OR EQUIPMENT SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS. A HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER ALTERING THEIR PLANS. && $$ ANZ235-122015- /O.CAN.KBOX.UP.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-160212T1300Z/ /O.CON.KBOX.GL.W.0014.160213T1600Z-160214T1200Z/ /O.CON.KBOX.UP.A.0001.160213T2100Z-160214T1400Z/ RHODE ISLAND SOUND- 715 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016 ...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM SATURDAY TO 7 AM EST SUNDAY... ...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... ...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IS CANCELLED... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS CANCELLED THE FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY. * WINDS AND SEAS...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET. * FREEZING SPRAY...THE POTENTIAL FOR HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY EXISTS SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE OR EQUIPMENT SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS. A HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER ALTERING THEIR PLANS. && $$ ANZ250-122015- /O.CAN.KBOX.UP.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-160212T1300Z/ /O.CON.KBOX.GL.W.0014.160213T1600Z-160214T1200Z/ /O.CON.KBOX.UP.A.0001.160213T2100Z-160214T1400Z/ COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY- 715 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016 ...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM SATURDAY TO 7 AM EST SUNDAY... ...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... ...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IS CANCELLED... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS CANCELLED THE FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY. * WINDS AND SEAS...WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FEET. * FREEZING SPRAY...THE POTENTIAL FOR HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY EXISTS SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE OR EQUIPMENT SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS. A HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER ALTERING THEIR PLANS. && $$ ANZ232-122015- /O.CON.KBOX.GL.W.0014.160213T1600Z-160214T1200Z/ /O.CON.KBOX.UP.A.0001.160213T2100Z-160214T1400Z/ NANTUCKET SOUND- 715 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016 ...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM SATURDAY TO 7 AM EST SUNDAY... ...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... * WINDS AND SEAS...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. * FREEZING SPRAY...THE POTENTIAL FOR HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY EXISTS SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE OR EQUIPMENT SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS. A HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER ALTERING THEIR PLANS. && $$ ANZ254-122015- /O.CON.KBOX.GL.W.0014.160213T1600Z-160214T1200Z/ COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA OUT 20 NM- 715 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016 ...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM SATURDAY TO 7 AM EST SUNDAY... * WINDS AND SEAS...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FEET. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE OR EQUIPMENT SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS. && $$ ANZ255-256-122015- /O.CON.KBOX.GL.W.0014.160213T1600Z-160214T1200Z/ COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD AND NANTUCKET- COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND- 715 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016 ...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM SATURDAY TO 7 AM EST SUNDAY... * WINDS AND SEAS...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FEET. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE OR EQUIPMENT SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS. && $$ ANZ237-122015- /O.CON.KBOX.GL.W.0014.160213T1600Z-160214T1200Z/ BLOCK ISLAND SOUND- 715 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016 ...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM SATURDAY TO 7 AM EST SUNDAY... * WINDS AND SEAS...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE OR EQUIPMENT SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS. && $$ ANZ230-236-122015- /O.CON.KBOX.GL.W.0014.160213T1600Z-160214T1200Z/ BOSTON HARBOR-NARRAGANSETT BAY- 715 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016 ...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM SATURDAY TO 7 AM EST SUNDAY... * WINDS AND SEAS...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE OR EQUIPMENT SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS. && $$ FOR THE LATEST UPDATES...PLEASE VISIT OUR WEBPAGE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BOSTON YOU CAN FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK AT WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/NWSBOSTON YOU CAN FOLLOW US ON TWITTER AT @NWSBOSTON

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