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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
354 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

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

ANZ200-211915-
354 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
WEAK LOW PRES WILL REMAIN WELL OFFSHORE THROUGH FRI...BUT MAY LEAD
TO A FEW SHOWERS ACROSS THE SOUTHEASTERN WATERS TODAY. HIGH PRES
THEN REBOUNDS OUT OF ATLANTIC CANADA FOR THE WEEKEND AND INTO
EARLY NEXT WEEK.

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.

$$

ANZ250-211915-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
354 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 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.

$$

ANZ251-211915-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
354 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG
THIS MORNING WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 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.

$$

ANZ231-211915-
CAPE COD BAY-
354 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 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.

$$

ANZ254-211915-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
354 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 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.

$$

ANZ255-211915-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
354 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E 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.

$$

ANZ256-211915-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
354 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 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.

$$

ANZ232-211915-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
354 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 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.

$$

ANZ233-211915-
VINEYARD SOUND-
354 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT
OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 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.

$$

ANZ234-211915-
BUZZARDS BAY-
354 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 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.

$$

ANZ235-211915-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
354 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 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.

$$

ANZ237-211915-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
354 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 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.

$$

ANZ230-211915-
BOSTON HARBOR-
354 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG
THIS MORNING WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO AROUND 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S 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.

$$

ANZ236-211915-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
354 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. PATCHY
FOG.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S 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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