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000 FZUS51 KBOX 142316 CWFBOX Coastal Waters Forecast National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA 716 PM EDT Mon May 14 2018 Coastal waters from the Merrimack River MA to Watch Hill RI out to 25 NM ANZ200-151200- 716 PM EDT Mon May 14 2018 .Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters... A cold front will bring showers and possible thunderstorms to the waters for Tuesday into Wednesday. Drier weather moves back over the waters Thursday. More showers or thunderstorms are possible on Friday into Saturday. 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. $$ ANZ250-151200- Coastal waters east of Ipswich Bay and the Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary- 716 PM EDT Mon May 14 2018 .TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Areas of fog after midnight with vsby 1 NM or less. .TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Areas of fog. A chance of showers and tstms. Some tstms may produce gusty winds and heavy rainfall. Vsby 1 NM or less. .TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers. Vsby 1 NM or less. .WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt, decreasing to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. .WED NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .THU...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. .THU NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE after midnight. Seas around 2 ft. .FRI...E winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers. .FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Showers likely. .SAT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Showers likely. .SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers. Winds and seas higher in and near tstms. Seas are reported as significant wave height, which is the average of the highest third of the waves. Individual wave heights may be more than twice the significant wave height. $$ ANZ251-151200- Massachusetts Bay and Ipswich Bay- 716 PM EDT Mon May 14 2018 .TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Areas of fog after midnight. A slight chance of showers with isolated tstms after midnight with vsby 1 NM or less. .TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Tstms likely with a chance of showers. Some tstms may produce gusty winds and heavy rainfall. Vsby 1 NM or less. .TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers. .WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming E 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. .WED NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .THU...S winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft. .THU NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt, becoming NE after midnight. Seas around 2 ft. .FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers. .FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely. .SAT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely. .SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers. 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. $$ ANZ231-151200- Cape Cod Bay- 716 PM EDT Mon May 14 2018 .TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Areas of fog after midnight. A slight chance of showers with isolated tstms after midnight with vsby 1 NM or less. .TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Areas of dense fog. A chance of showers and tstms. Vsby 1 NM or less. .TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Patchy fog. A chance of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. .WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers. .WED NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .THU...S winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. .THU NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. .FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers. .FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. Showers likely. .SAT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Showers likely. .SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers. Winds and seas higher in and near tstms. Seas are reported as significant wave height, which is the average of the highest third of the waves. Individual wave heights may be more than twice the significant wave height. $$ ANZ254-151200- Coastal waters from Provincetown MA to Chatham MA to Nantucket MA out 20 nm- 716 PM EDT Mon May 14 2018 .TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Areas of fog. Vsby 1 NM or less. .TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Areas of fog. Vsby 1 NM or less. .TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog. A chance of showers. Vsby 1 NM or less. .WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers. .WED NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, diminishing to around 5 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. .THU...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming S around 5 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. .THU NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming E after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. .FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers. .FRI NIGHT...E winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Showers likely. .SAT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Showers likely. .SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. A chance of showers. 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. $$ ANZ255-151200- Coastal Waters extending out to 25 nm South of Marthas Vineyard and Nantucket- 716 PM EDT Mon May 14 2018 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING... .TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Areas of fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM, decreasing to 1 NM or less after midnight. .TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Areas of fog. Vsby 1 NM or less. .TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Patchy fog. A chance of showers. Vsby 1 NM or less. .WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers. .WED NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers. .THU...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas around 3 ft. .THU NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming E after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers. .FRI...E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Showers likely. .FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Showers likely. .SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Showers likely. .SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Showers likely. Seas are reported as significant wave height, which is the average of the highest third of the waves. Individual wave heights may be more than twice the significant wave height. $$ ANZ256-151200- Coastal Waters from Montauk NY to Marthas Vineyard extending out to 20 nm South of Block Island- 716 PM EDT Mon May 14 2018 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING... .TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Areas of fog. A slight chance of showers with isolated tstms after midnight with vsby 1 NM or less. .TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Areas of fog. A chance of showers. Vsby 1 NM or less. .TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Patchy fog. A chance of showers. Vsby 1 NM or less. .WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers. .WED NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the evening. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers. .THU...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas around 3 ft. .THU NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming E after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers. .FRI...E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Showers likely. .FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Showers likely. .SAT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Showers likely. .SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. A chance of showers. 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. $$ ANZ232-151200- Nantucket Sound- 716 PM EDT Mon May 14 2018 .TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Areas of fog. A slight chance of showers with isolated tstms after midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 NM, decreasing to 1 NM or less after midnight. .TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of fog. A chance of showers. Vsby 1 NM or less. .TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Patchy fog. A chance of showers. Vsby 1 NM or less. .WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers. .WED NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, diminishing to around 5 kt after midnight. Seas around 2 ft. .THU...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less. .THU NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers. .FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely. .FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely. .SAT...SE winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Showers likely. .SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers. Winds and seas higher in and near tstms. Seas are reported as significant wave height, which is the average of the highest third of the waves. Individual wave heights may be more than twice the significant wave height. $$ ANZ233-151200- Vineyard Sound- 716 PM EDT Mon May 14 2018 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING... .TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. Areas of fog. A slight chance of showers with isolated tstms after midnight with vsby 1 NM or less. .TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of fog. A chance of showers and tstms. Vsby 1 NM or less. .TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Patchy fog. A chance of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. .WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers. .WED NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, diminishing to around 5 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .THU...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming S around 5 kt in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less. .THU NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming E after midnight. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers. .FRI...E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely. .FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely. .SAT...SE winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely. .SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers. 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. $$ ANZ234-151200- Buzzards Bay- 716 PM EDT Mon May 14 2018 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING... .TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt this evening. Seas 1 foot or less. Areas of fog after midnight. A slight chance of showers with isolated tstms after midnight with vsby 1 NM or less. .TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of fog. A chance of showers and tstms. Vsby 1 NM or less. .TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming NE around 5 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Patchy fog. A chance of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. .WED...NE winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers. .WED NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, diminishing to around 5 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .THU...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less. .THU NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming E after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers. .FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Showers likely. .FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely. .SAT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely. .SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers. Winds and seas higher in and near tstms. Seas are reported as significant wave height, which is the average of the highest third of the waves. Individual wave heights may be more than twice the significant wave height. $$ ANZ235-151200- Rhode Island Sound- 716 PM EDT Mon May 14 2018 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING... .TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt this evening. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Areas of fog. A slight chance of showers with isolated tstms after midnight with vsby 1 NM or less. .TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of fog. A chance of showers and tstms. Vsby 1 NM or less. .TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog. A chance of showers. Vsby 1 NM or less. .WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers. .WED NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .THU...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers. .FRI...E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Showers likely. .FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Showers likely. .SAT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Showers likely. .SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers. 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. $$ ANZ237-151200- Block Island Sound- 716 PM EDT Mon May 14 2018 .TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Areas of fog after midnight. A slight chance of showers with isolated tstms after midnight with vsby 1 NM or less. .TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of fog. A chance of showers and tstms. Vsby 1 NM or less. .TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog. A chance of showers. Vsby 1 NM or less. .WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers. .WED NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .THU...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming S around 5 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .THU NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming E around 5 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers. .FRI...E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Showers likely. .FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Showers likely. .SAT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Showers likely. .SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers. Winds and seas higher in and near tstms. Seas are reported as significant wave height, which is the average of the highest third of the waves. Individual wave heights may be more than twice the significant wave height. $$ ANZ230-151200- Boston Harbor- 716 PM EDT Mon May 14 2018 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING... .TONIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 foot or less. A slight chance of showers with isolated tstms after midnight. .TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Showers and tstms likely. Some tstms may produce gusty winds and heavy rainfall. .TUE NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Showers likely. .WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 25 kt in the morning. Waves around 2 ft. .WED NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt, becoming S around 5 kt after midnight. Waves 1 foot or less. .THU...S winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 foot or less. .THU NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt, becoming NE after midnight. Waves 1 foot or less. .FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot or less. A chance of showers. .FRI NIGHT...E winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 foot or less. Showers likely. .SAT...SE winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 foot or less. Showers likely. .SAT NIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 foot or less. A chance of showers. 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. $$ ANZ236-151200- Narragansett Bay- 716 PM EDT Mon May 14 2018 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING... .TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Areas of fog after midnight. A slight chance of showers with isolated tstms after midnight with vsby 1 NM or less. .TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Areas of fog. A chance of showers and tstms. Some tstms may produce gusty winds and heavy rainfall. Vsby 1 NM or less. .TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE after midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. .WED...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers. .WED NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. .THU...N winds around 5 kt, becoming S around 5 kt in the afternoon. Waves around 2 ft. .THU NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming E around 5 kt after midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers. .FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely. .FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely. .SAT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely. .SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers. Winds and waves higher in and near tstms. Seas are reported as significant wave height, which is the average of the highest third of the waves. Individual wave heights may be more than twice the significant wave height. $$ 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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