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000 FZUS51 KBOX 191418 CWFBOX Coastal Waters Forecast National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA 1018 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018 Coastal waters from the Merrimack River MA to Watch Hill RI out to 25 NM ANZ200-200315- 1018 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018 .Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters... Low pressure over the Mid Atlantic coast will pass south of New England today and south of Nova Scotia tonight. This will bring a period of rain today, with leftover showers tonight. Strong NW wind gusts follow on Friday. High pressure brings dry weather over the waters this weekend. 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. $$ ANZ250-200315- Coastal waters east of Ipswich Bay and the Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary- 1018 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON... .THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Rain. Sleet likely, then a chance of snow. .TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Showers likely. .FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. .FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. .SAT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. .SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the evening. Seas around 2 ft. .SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. .SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. .MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. .MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. Seas are reported as significant wave height, which is the average of the highest third of the waves. Individual wave heights may be more than twice the significant wave height. $$ ANZ251-200315- Massachusetts Bay and Ipswich Bay- 1018 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON... .THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. Rain and snow. Sleet likely. .TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Showers likely. .FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .SAT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft. .SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the evening. Seas around 2 ft. .SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. .SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. .MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. .MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 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. $$ ANZ231-200315- Cape Cod Bay- 1018 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON... .THIS AFTERNOON...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. Rain. .TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Showers likely. .FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .SAT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. .SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. .SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. .MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. .MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. Seas are reported as significant wave height, which is the average of the highest third of the waves. Individual wave heights may be more than twice the significant wave height. $$ ANZ254-200315- Coastal waters from Provincetown MA to Chatham MA to Nantucket MA out 20 nm- 1018 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING... .THIS AFTERNOON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Rain. .TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Showers likely. .FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. .FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. .SAT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. .SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. .SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. .SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. .MON...N winds 5 to 10 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. $$ ANZ255-200315- Coastal Waters extending out to 25 nm South of Marthas Vineyard and Nantucket- 1018 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING... .THIS AFTERNOON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Rain likely. .TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Showers likely. .FRI...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. .FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. .SAT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. .SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. .SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. .MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. .MON NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. Seas are reported as significant wave height, which is the average of the highest third of the waves. Individual wave heights may be more than twice the significant wave height. $$ ANZ256-200315- Coastal Waters from Montauk NY to Marthas Vineyard extending out to 20 nm South of Block Island- 1018 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING... .THIS AFTERNOON...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Rain. .TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Showers likely. .FRI...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. .FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. .SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. .SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .SUN...W winds around 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. .SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. .MON...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. .MON NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 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. $$ ANZ232-200315- Nantucket Sound- 1018 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON... .THIS AFTERNOON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Rain. .TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Showers likely. .FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. .FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around 2 ft. .SAT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the morning. Seas around 2 ft. .SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. .SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. .SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. .MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. .MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. Seas are reported as significant wave height, which is the average of the highest third of the waves. Individual wave heights may be more than twice the significant wave height. $$ ANZ233-200315- Vineyard Sound- 1018 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON... .THIS AFTERNOON...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Rain. .TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely. .FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft. .SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the morning. Seas around 2 ft. .SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. .SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. .SUN NIGHT...W winds around 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. .MON...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. .MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 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. $$ ANZ234-200315- Buzzards Bay- 1018 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON... .THIS AFTERNOON...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Rain. .TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely. .FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft. .SAT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the morning. Seas around 2 ft. .SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. .SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. .SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. .MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. .MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. Seas are reported as significant wave height, which is the average of the highest third of the waves. Individual wave heights may be more than twice the significant wave height. $$ ANZ235-200315- Rhode Island Sound- 1018 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON... .THIS AFTERNOON...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Rain. .TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Showers likely. .FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. .FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. .SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the morning. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. .SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. .SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. .MON...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. .MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 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. $$ ANZ237-200315- Block Island Sound- 1018 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON... .THIS AFTERNOON...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Rain. .TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Showers likely. .FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. .FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the morning. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. .SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. .SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. .MON...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. .MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. Seas are reported as significant wave height, which is the average of the highest third of the waves. Individual wave heights may be more than twice the significant wave height. $$ ANZ230-200315- Boston Harbor- 1018 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON... .THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 foot or less. Rain. Sleet, then a chance of snow. .TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Showers likely. .FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Waves around 2 ft. .FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Waves around 2 ft. .SAT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the morning. Waves around 2 ft. .SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot or less. .SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot or less. .SUN NIGHT...NW 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. $$ ANZ236-200315- Narragansett Bay- 1018 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON... .THIS AFTERNOON...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Rain. .TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely. .FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. .FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves around 2 ft. .SAT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the morning. Waves around 2 ft. .SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot or less. .SUN...NW winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 foot or less. .SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot or less. .MON...E winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 foot or less. .MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot or less. Seas are reported as significant wave height, which is the average of the highest third of the waves. Individual wave heights may be more than twice the significant wave height. $$ 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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