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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
957 AM EDT MON JUL 6 2015

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

ANZ200-070215-
957 AM EDT MON JUL 6 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL REMAIN OVER THE WATERS THROUGH TONIGHT. A COLD
FRONT WILL APPROACH THE WATERS ON WED...BRINGING SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. THIS FRONT SHOULD MOVE S OF THE WATERS THU AND
FRI.

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.

$$

ANZ250-070215-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
957 AM EDT MON JUL 6 2015

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

$$

ANZ251-070215-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
957 AM EDT MON JUL 6 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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.

$$

ANZ231-070215-
CAPE COD BAY-
957 AM EDT MON JUL 6 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 1 FOOT
OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI 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.

$$

ANZ254-070215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
957 AM EDT MON JUL 6 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 1 TO
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 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.

$$

ANZ255-070215-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
957 AM EDT MON JUL 6 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 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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ANZ256-070215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
957 AM EDT MON JUL 6 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 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.

$$

ANZ232-070215-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
957 AM EDT MON JUL 6 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI 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.

$$

ANZ233-070215-
VINEYARD SOUND-
957 AM EDT MON JUL 6 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI 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.

$$

ANZ234-070215-
BUZZARDS BAY-
957 AM EDT MON JUL 6 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI 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.

$$

ANZ235-070215-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
957 AM EDT MON JUL 6 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI 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.

$$

ANZ237-070215-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
957 AM EDT MON JUL 6 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI 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.

$$

ANZ230-070215-
BOSTON HARBOR-
957 AM EDT MON JUL 6 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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.

$$

ANZ236-070215-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
957 AM EDT MON JUL 6 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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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