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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Taunton MA
716 AM EDT Mon Sep 25 2017

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

ANZ200-260000-
716 AM EDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters...
High pressure over the eastern USA will bring light wind and fair
weather to the waters through Tuesday. Southerly swell from
Hurricane Maria will continue to move north into the waters and
linger for much of the week. A cold front from Canada will cross
the waters later Wednesday or early Thursday. Mariners should
monitor the latest forecasts from the National Hurricane Center at
www.nhc.noaa.gov.

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.

$$

ANZ250-260000-
Coastal waters east of Ipswich Bay and the Stellwagen Bank
National Marine Sanctuary-
716 AM EDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TODAY...SE winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of fog this
morning with vsby 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of fog.
Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TUE...S winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of fog. Vsby
1 NM or less.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby
1 to 3 NM.
.WED...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to
3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog. A
chance of showers.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 6 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.

$$

ANZ251-260000-
Massachusetts Bay and Ipswich Bay-
716 AM EDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TODAY...SE winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE...SE winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Patchy fog.
Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.WED...S winds around 5 kt, increasing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 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.

$$

ANZ231-260000-
Cape Cod Bay-
716 AM EDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TODAY...E winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Areas of fog this
morning with vsby 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Areas of fog.
Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TUE...SE winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Areas of fog. Vsby
1 NM or less.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Patchy fog.
Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.WED...S winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby
1 to 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Patchy fog. A
chance of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. A chance of showers.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 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.

$$

ANZ254-260000-
Coastal waters from Provincetown MA to Chatham MA to Nantucket MA
out 20 nm-
716 AM EDT Mon Sep 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...E winds around 5 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Areas of fog this
morning with vsby 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Areas of fog.
Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TUE...SE winds around 5 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Areas of fog. Vsby
1 NM or less.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Patchy fog. A
chance of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.WED...SE winds around 5 kt, increasing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Patchy fog. A
chance of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft, except 9 to 11 ft S and E of Nantucket. A chance of
showers.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas
6 to 9 ft. A chance of showers.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 6 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.

$$

ANZ255-260000-
Coastal Waters extending out to 25 nm South of Marthas Vineyard
and Nantucket-
716 AM EDT Mon Sep 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Areas of fog. Vsby
1 NM or less this morning.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. Areas of fog. Vsby
1 NM or less.
.TUE...E winds around 5 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. Areas of fog. Vsby
1 NM or less.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. Patchy fog.
Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.WED...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby
1 to 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. Patchy fog. A
chance of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 8 to
11 ft. Patchy fog. A chance of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas
6 to 9 ft. A chance of showers.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 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.

$$

ANZ256-260000-
Coastal Waters from Montauk NY to Marthas Vineyard extending out
to 20 nm South of Block Island-
716 AM EDT Mon Sep 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Areas of fog this
morning with vsby 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Areas of fog. Vsby
1 NM or less.
.TUE...E winds around 5 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. Areas of fog. Vsby
1 NM or less.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds around 5 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. Patchy fog.
Vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 NM
or less.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt, becoming S after midnight.
Seas 8 to 11 ft. Patchy fog. A chance of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 9 to
11 ft. A chance of showers.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas
7 to 10 ft. A chance of showers.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 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.

$$

ANZ232-260000-
Nantucket Sound-
716 AM EDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TODAY...E winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Areas of fog this
morning with vsby 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...E winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Areas of fog.
Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TUE...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas
2 to 4 ft. Areas of fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog.
Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.WED...SE winds around 5 kt, increasing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog. A
chance of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog. A chance
of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N 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.

$$

ANZ233-260000-
Vineyard Sound-
716 AM EDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TODAY...E winds around 5 kt, increasing to 5 to 10 kt this
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of fog this morning with vsby
1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...E winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of fog.
Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TUE...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming SE around 5 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Areas of fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog.
Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.WED...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to
3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog. A
chance of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog. A chance
of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds around 10 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.

$$

ANZ234-260000-
Buzzards Bay-
716 AM EDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TODAY...E winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Areas of fog this
morning with vsby 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...E winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Areas of fog.
Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TUE...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming SE around 5 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Areas of fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog.
Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.WED...SE winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby
1 to 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog. A
chance of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. Patchy fog. A chance of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 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.

$$

ANZ235-260000-
Rhode Island Sound-
716 AM EDT Mon Sep 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...E winds around 5 kt, increasing to 5 to 10 kt this
afternoon. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Areas of fog this morning with vsby
1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, diminishing to around 5 kt after
midnight. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Areas of fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TUE...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming SE around 5 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Areas of fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Patchy fog.
Vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 NM
or less.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight.
Seas 6 to 9 ft. Patchy fog. A chance of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
A chance of showers.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft. A chance of showers.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 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.

$$

ANZ237-260000-
Block Island Sound-
716 AM EDT Mon Sep 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...E winds around 5 kt, increasing to 5 to 10 kt this
afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Areas of fog this morning with vsby
1 to 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...E winds around 5 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming SE around 5 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds around 5 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Patchy fog.
Vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED...E winds around 5 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 NM
or less.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt, becoming SW after midnight.
Seas 5 to 8 ft. Patchy fog. A chance of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
A chance of showers.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 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.

$$

ANZ230-260000-
Boston Harbor-
716 AM EDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TODAY...E winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUE...S winds around 5 kt, becoming SE around 5 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 foot or less. Patchy
fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.WED...S winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 foot or less. Patchy fog.
Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 foot or less. Patchy
fog. A chance of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.THU...NW winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 foot or less.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves
around 2 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot or less.
.FRI NIGHT...N 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.

$$

ANZ236-260000-
Narragansett Bay-
716 AM EDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TODAY...SE winds around 5 kt. Waves 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds around 5 kt. Waves 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...E winds around 5 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Waves
2 to 4 ft, except 4 to 7 ft at the bay entrance.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Waves 2 to 4 ft, except 4 to
7 ft at the bay entrance. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED...SE winds around 5 kt. Waves 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby
1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Waves 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog. A
chance of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 to
4 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Waves
2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves
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.

$$

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