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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Taunton MA
716 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

Coastal waters from the Merrimack River MA to Watch Hill RI out to
25 NM

ANZ200-170100-
716 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

.Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters...
High pres will push offshore today. Low pres will develop off the
mid Atlc coast late today, then will push across the waters tonight
and Wed. Another high will build S of the waters Thu through Sat.

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.

$$

ANZ250-170100-
Coastal waters east of Ipswich Bay and the Stellwagen Bank
National Marine Sanctuary-
716 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW this afternoon. Seas
7 to 10 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Rain with a chance
of snow. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Gusts
up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt
after midnight. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.THU...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 4 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.

$$

ANZ251-170100-
Massachusetts Bay and Ipswich Bay-
716 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW this afternoon. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Snow. Vsby 1 NM or
less.
.WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Rain and snow. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft.
.THU...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around
2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
around 2 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around
2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 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.

$$

ANZ231-170100-
Cape Cod Bay-
716 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW this afternoon. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
snow. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N in the afternoon. Gusts up
to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of snow and rain.
.THU...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around
2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 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.

$$

ANZ254-170100-
Coastal waters from Provincetown MA to Chatham MA to Nantucket MA
out 20 nm-
716 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming NW
this afternoon. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Rain likely. Vsby
1 to 3 NM.
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Gusts up
to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft. A chance of rain and snow.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 5 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.

$$

ANZ255-170100-
Coastal Waters extending out to 25 nm South of Marthas Vineyard
and Nantucket-
716 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt after midnight.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. Rain likely. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Gusts
up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft. A chance of snow and rain.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
5 to 7 ft.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds around 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 7 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.

$$

ANZ256-170100-
Coastal Waters from Montauk NY to Marthas Vineyard extending out
to 20 nm South of Block Island-
716 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE this afternoon. Seas
4 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with
gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Rain. Vsby 1 to
3 NM.
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW in the afternoon. Gusts
up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt
after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. A chance of
snow.
.THU...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
5 to 7 ft.
.FRI...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 7 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.

$$

ANZ232-170100-
Nantucket Sound-
716 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W this afternoon. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Rain with a
chance of snow. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N in the afternoon. Gusts up
to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of snow and rain.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 4 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.

$$

ANZ233-170100-
Vineyard Sound-
716 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S this afternoon. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Rain with a
chance of snow. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming N in
the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of snow.
.THU...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 4 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.

$$

ANZ234-170100-
Buzzards Bay-
716 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S this afternoon. Seas
1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. Snow. Vsby
1 NM or less.
.WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming N in
the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft. Rain and snow. Vsby 1 NM or
less.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with
gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
snow.
.THU...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 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.

$$

ANZ235-170100-
Rhode Island Sound-
716 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TODAY...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE this afternoon. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Rain with a chance of
snow. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming N in
the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft. A chance of snow.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt
after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 5 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.

$$

ANZ237-170100-
Block Island Sound-
716 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TODAY...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE this afternoon. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming N in
the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft. A chance of snow.
.THU...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 5 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.

$$

ANZ230-170100-
Boston Harbor-
716 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW this afternoon. Waves
1 foot or less, except 3 to 5 ft at the outer harbor entrance.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot or less, except 2 to
4 ft at the outer harbor entrance. Snow. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot or less. Snow with rain likely. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt after
midnight. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of snow.
.THU...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves around
2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the
evening. Waves around 2 ft.
.FRI...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot or less.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 1 foot
or less.
.SAT NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ236-170100-
Narragansett Bay-
716 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TODAY...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S this afternoon. Waves
around 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Snow. Vsby
1 NM or less.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N in the afternoon. Waves
2 to 3 ft. Rain and snow. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt after
midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of snow.
.THU...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 to
3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves
2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 to
3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves
around 2 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 to
3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves
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.

$$

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