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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
916 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

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

ANZ200-231430-
916 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL SLOWLY SLIDE EAST ACROSS THE CANADIAN MARITIMES
THROUGH TUE. A RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS
WELL TO OUR WEST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES LATE WED INTO WED NIGHT.
THIS WILL BRING A PERIOD OF NEAR GALE FORCE WIND GUSTS AND HIGH SEAS
TO THE WATERS. A COLD FRONT WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS ON THU. A
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVR THE WATERS FOR FRIDAY. HIGH
PRESSURE MOVES EAST OF THE WATERS FOR 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.

$$

ANZ250-231430-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
916 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE
OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 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.

$$

ANZ251-231430-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
916 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS
LIKELY. PATCHY FOG WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...INCREASING
TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 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.

$$

ANZ231-231430-
CAPE COD BAY-
916 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 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 2 TO
3 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.

$$

ANZ254-231430-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
916 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING
TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 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.

$$

ANZ255-231430-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
916 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING... THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY. PATCHY FOG WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING
TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 TO 10 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 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 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.

$$

ANZ256-231430-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
916 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING... THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY. PATCHY FOG WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN
LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING
TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 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.

$$

ANZ232-231430-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
916 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING
TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...DECREASING
TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 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.

$$

ANZ233-231430-
VINEYARD SOUND-
916 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY. PATCHY FOG WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 35 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...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 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 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.

$$

ANZ234-231430-
BUZZARDS BAY-
916 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY. PATCHY FOG WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 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.

$$

ANZ235-231430-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
916 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING... THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY. PATCHY FOG WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W 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.

$$

ANZ237-231430-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
916 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS.
PATCHY FOG WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W 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.

$$

ANZ230-231430-
BOSTON HARBOR-
916 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. PATCHY FOG.
RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3
NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1
TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W 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.

$$

ANZ236-231430-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
916 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS.
PATCHY FOG WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...INCREASING
TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 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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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
916 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

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

ANZ200-231430-
916 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL SLOWLY SLIDE EAST ACROSS THE CANADIAN MARITIMES
THROUGH TUE. A RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS
WELL TO OUR WEST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES LATE WED INTO WED NIGHT.
THIS WILL BRING A PERIOD OF NEAR GALE FORCE WIND GUSTS AND HIGH SEAS
TO THE WATERS. A COLD FRONT WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS ON THU. A
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVR THE WATERS FOR FRIDAY. HIGH
PRESSURE MOVES EAST OF THE WATERS FOR 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.

$$

ANZ250-231430-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
916 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE
OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 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.

$$

ANZ251-231430-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
916 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS
LIKELY. PATCHY FOG WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...INCREASING
TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 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.

$$

ANZ231-231430-
CAPE COD BAY-
916 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 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 2 TO
3 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.

$$

ANZ254-231430-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
916 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING
TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 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.

$$

ANZ255-231430-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
916 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING... THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY. PATCHY FOG WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING
TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 TO 10 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 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 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.

$$

ANZ256-231430-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
916 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING... THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY. PATCHY FOG WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN
LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING
TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 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.

$$

ANZ232-231430-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
916 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING
TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...DECREASING
TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 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.

$$

ANZ233-231430-
VINEYARD SOUND-
916 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY. PATCHY FOG WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 35 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...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 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 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.

$$

ANZ234-231430-
BUZZARDS BAY-
916 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY. PATCHY FOG WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 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.

$$

ANZ235-231430-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
916 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING... THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY. PATCHY FOG WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W 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.

$$

ANZ237-231430-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
916 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS.
PATCHY FOG WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W 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.

$$

ANZ230-231430-
BOSTON HARBOR-
916 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. PATCHY FOG.
RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3
NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1
TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W 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.

$$

ANZ236-231430-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
916 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS.
PATCHY FOG WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...INCREASING
TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 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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000
FZUS51 KBOX 230017
CWFBOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
717 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

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

ANZ200-231200-
717 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL SLOWLY SLIDE EAST ACROSS THE CANADIAN MARITIMES
THROUGH TUE. A RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS
WELL TO OUR WEST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES LATE WED INTO WED NIGHT.
THIS WILL BRING A PERIOD OF NEAR GALE FORCE WIND GUSTS AND HIGH SEAS
TO THE WATERS. A COLD FRONT WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS ON THU. A
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVR THE WATERS FOR FRIDAY. HIGH
PRESSURE MOVES EAST OF THE WATERS FOR 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.

$$

ANZ250-231200-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
717 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE
OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 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.

$$

ANZ251-231200-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
717 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...INCREASING
TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 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.

$$

ANZ231-231200-
CAPE COD BAY-
717 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 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 2 TO
3 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.

$$

ANZ254-231200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
717 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING
TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 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.

$$

ANZ255-231200-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
717 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING
TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 TO 10 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 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 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.

$$

ANZ256-231200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
717 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...
MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN
LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING
TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 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.

$$

ANZ232-231200-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
717 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...
MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING
TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...DECREASING
TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 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.

$$

ANZ233-231200-
VINEYARD SOUND-
717 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT
WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 35 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...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 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 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.

$$

ANZ234-231200-
BUZZARDS BAY-
717 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...
MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 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.

$$

ANZ235-231200-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
717 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W 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.

$$

ANZ237-231200-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
717 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W 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.

$$

ANZ230-231200-
BOSTON HARBOR-
717 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. NUMEROUS SHOWERS... MAINLY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. PATCHY FOG.
RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W 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.

$$

ANZ236-231200-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
717 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...INCREASING
TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 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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FZUS51 KBOX 230017
CWFBOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
717 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

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

ANZ200-231200-
717 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL SLOWLY SLIDE EAST ACROSS THE CANADIAN MARITIMES
THROUGH TUE. A RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS
WELL TO OUR WEST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES LATE WED INTO WED NIGHT.
THIS WILL BRING A PERIOD OF NEAR GALE FORCE WIND GUSTS AND HIGH SEAS
TO THE WATERS. A COLD FRONT WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS ON THU. A
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVR THE WATERS FOR FRIDAY. HIGH
PRESSURE MOVES EAST OF THE WATERS FOR 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.

$$

ANZ250-231200-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
717 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE
OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 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.

$$

ANZ251-231200-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
717 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...INCREASING
TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 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.

$$

ANZ231-231200-
CAPE COD BAY-
717 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 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 2 TO
3 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.

$$

ANZ254-231200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
717 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING
TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 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.

$$

ANZ255-231200-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
717 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING
TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 TO 10 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 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 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.

$$

ANZ256-231200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
717 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...
MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN
LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING
TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 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.

$$

ANZ232-231200-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
717 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...
MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING
TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...DECREASING
TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 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.

$$

ANZ233-231200-
VINEYARD SOUND-
717 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT
WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 35 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...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 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 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.

$$

ANZ234-231200-
BUZZARDS BAY-
717 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...
MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 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.

$$

ANZ235-231200-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
717 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W 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.

$$

ANZ237-231200-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
717 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W 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.

$$

ANZ230-231200-
BOSTON HARBOR-
717 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. NUMEROUS SHOWERS... MAINLY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. PATCHY FOG.
RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W 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.

$$

ANZ236-231200-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
717 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...INCREASING
TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 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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FZUS51 KBOX 222101
CWFBOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
401 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

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

ANZ200-230830-
401 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL SLOWLY SLIDE EAST ACROSS THE CANADIAN MARITIMES
THROUGH TUE. A RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS
WELL TO OUR WEST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES LATE WED INTO WED NIGHT.
THIS WILL BRING A PERIOD OF NEAR GALE FORCE WIND GUSTS AND HIGH SEAS
TO THE WATERS. A COLD FRONT WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS ON THU. A
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVR THE WATERS FOR FRIDAY. HIGH
PRESSURE MOVES EAST OF THE WATERS FOR 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.

$$

ANZ250-230830-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
401 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE
OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 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.

$$

ANZ251-230830-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
401 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...INCREASING
TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 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.

$$

ANZ231-230830-
CAPE COD BAY-
401 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 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 2 TO
3 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.

$$

ANZ254-230830-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
401 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING
TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 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.

$$

ANZ255-230830-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
401 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EST THIS EVENING
THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING
TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 TO 10 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 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 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.

$$

ANZ256-230830-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
401 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...
MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN
LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING
TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 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.

$$

ANZ232-230830-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
401 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...
MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING
TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...DECREASING
TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 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.

$$

ANZ233-230830-
VINEYARD SOUND-
401 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 35 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...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 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 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.

$$

ANZ234-230830-
BUZZARDS BAY-
401 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...
MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 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.

$$

ANZ235-230830-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
401 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W 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.

$$

ANZ237-230830-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
401 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W 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.

$$

ANZ230-230830-
BOSTON HARBOR-
401 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. PATCHY FOG.
RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W 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.

$$

ANZ236-230830-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
401 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...INCREASING
TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 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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FZUS51 KBOX 222101
CWFBOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
401 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

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

ANZ200-230830-
401 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL SLOWLY SLIDE EAST ACROSS THE CANADIAN MARITIMES
THROUGH TUE. A RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS
WELL TO OUR WEST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES LATE WED INTO WED NIGHT.
THIS WILL BRING A PERIOD OF NEAR GALE FORCE WIND GUSTS AND HIGH SEAS
TO THE WATERS. A COLD FRONT WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS ON THU. A
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVR THE WATERS FOR FRIDAY. HIGH
PRESSURE MOVES EAST OF THE WATERS FOR 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.

$$

ANZ250-230830-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
401 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE
OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 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.

$$

ANZ251-230830-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
401 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...INCREASING
TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 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.

$$

ANZ231-230830-
CAPE COD BAY-
401 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 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 2 TO
3 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.

$$

ANZ254-230830-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
401 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING
TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 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.

$$

ANZ255-230830-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
401 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EST THIS EVENING
THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING
TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 TO 10 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 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 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.

$$

ANZ256-230830-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
401 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...
MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN
LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING
TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 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.

$$

ANZ232-230830-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
401 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...
MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING
TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...DECREASING
TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 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.

$$

ANZ233-230830-
VINEYARD SOUND-
401 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 35 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...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 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 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.

$$

ANZ234-230830-
BUZZARDS BAY-
401 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...
MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 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.

$$

ANZ235-230830-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
401 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W 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.

$$

ANZ237-230830-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
401 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W 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.

$$

ANZ230-230830-
BOSTON HARBOR-
401 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. PATCHY FOG.
RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W 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.

$$

ANZ236-230830-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
401 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...INCREASING
TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 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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CWFBOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
117 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

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

ANZ200-230600-
117 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL SLOWLY SLIDE EAST ACROSS THE CANADIAN MARITIMES
THROUGH TUE. A RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS
WELL TO OUR WEST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES LATE WED INTO WED NIGHT.
THIS WILL BRING A PERIOD OF NEAR GALE FORCE WIND GUSTS AND HIGH SEAS
TO THE WATERS. A COLD FRONT WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS ON THU. A
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVR THE WATERS FOR FRIDAY.

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.

$$

ANZ250-230600-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
117 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE
OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ251-230600-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
117 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ231-230600-
CAPE COD BAY-
117 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI 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.

$$

ANZ254-230600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
117 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT...EXCEPT 9 TO 14 FT S AND E OF NANTUCKET.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ255-230600-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
117 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EST THIS EVENING
THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 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.

$$

ANZ256-230600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
117 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN
LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 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.

$$

ANZ232-230600-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
117 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 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.

$$

ANZ233-230600-
VINEYARD SOUND-
117 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ234-230600-
BUZZARDS BAY-
117 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 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...SW 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.

$$

ANZ235-230600-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
117 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT.
SEAS AROUND 2 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ237-230600-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
117 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ230-230600-
BOSTON HARBOR-
117 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. PATCHY FOG.
RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 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.

$$

ANZ236-230600-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
117 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 TO 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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FZUS51 KBOX 221817
CWFBOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
117 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

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

ANZ200-230600-
117 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL SLOWLY SLIDE EAST ACROSS THE CANADIAN MARITIMES
THROUGH TUE. A RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS
WELL TO OUR WEST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES LATE WED INTO WED NIGHT.
THIS WILL BRING A PERIOD OF NEAR GALE FORCE WIND GUSTS AND HIGH SEAS
TO THE WATERS. A COLD FRONT WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS ON THU. A
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVR THE WATERS FOR FRIDAY.

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.

$$

ANZ250-230600-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
117 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE
OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ251-230600-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
117 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ231-230600-
CAPE COD BAY-
117 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI 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.

$$

ANZ254-230600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
117 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT...EXCEPT 9 TO 14 FT S AND E OF NANTUCKET.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ255-230600-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
117 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EST THIS EVENING
THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 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.

$$

ANZ256-230600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
117 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN
LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 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.

$$

ANZ232-230600-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
117 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 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.

$$

ANZ233-230600-
VINEYARD SOUND-
117 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ234-230600-
BUZZARDS BAY-
117 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 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...SW 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.

$$

ANZ235-230600-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
117 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT.
SEAS AROUND 2 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ237-230600-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
117 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ230-230600-
BOSTON HARBOR-
117 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. PATCHY FOG.
RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 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.

$$

ANZ236-230600-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
117 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 TO 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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FZUS51 KBOX 221519
CWFBOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
1019 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

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

ANZ200-230315-
1019 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL SLOWLY SLIDE EAST ACROSS THE CANADIAN MARITIMES
THROUGH TUE. A RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS
WELL TO OUR WEST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES LATE WED INTO WED NIGHT.
THIS WILL BRING A PERIOD OF NEAR GALE FORCE WIND GUSTS AND HIGH SEAS
TO THE WATERS. A COLD FRONT WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS ON THU. A
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVR THE WATERS FOR FRIDAY.

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.

$$

ANZ250-230315-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
1019 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ251-230315-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
1019 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ231-230315-
CAPE COD BAY-
1019 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI 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.

$$

ANZ254-230315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
1019 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT...EXCEPT 9 TO 14 FT S AND E OF NANTUCKET.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ255-230315-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
1019 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EST THIS EVENING
THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 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.

$$

ANZ256-230315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
1019 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 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.

$$

ANZ232-230315-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
1019 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 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.

$$

ANZ233-230315-
VINEYARD SOUND-
1019 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ234-230315-
BUZZARDS BAY-
1019 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 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...SW 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.

$$

ANZ235-230315-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
1019 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ237-230315-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
1019 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ230-230315-
BOSTON HARBOR-
1019 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. RAIN
LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING SE AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 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.

$$

ANZ236-230315-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
1019 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
ISOLATED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 TO 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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FZUS51 KBOX 221519
CWFBOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
1019 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

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

ANZ200-230315-
1019 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL SLOWLY SLIDE EAST ACROSS THE CANADIAN MARITIMES
THROUGH TUE. A RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS
WELL TO OUR WEST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES LATE WED INTO WED NIGHT.
THIS WILL BRING A PERIOD OF NEAR GALE FORCE WIND GUSTS AND HIGH SEAS
TO THE WATERS. A COLD FRONT WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS ON THU. A
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVR THE WATERS FOR FRIDAY.

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.

$$

ANZ250-230315-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
1019 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ251-230315-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
1019 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ231-230315-
CAPE COD BAY-
1019 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI 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.

$$

ANZ254-230315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
1019 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT...EXCEPT 9 TO 14 FT S AND E OF NANTUCKET.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ255-230315-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
1019 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EST THIS EVENING
THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 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.

$$

ANZ256-230315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
1019 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 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.

$$

ANZ232-230315-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
1019 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 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.

$$

ANZ233-230315-
VINEYARD SOUND-
1019 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ234-230315-
BUZZARDS BAY-
1019 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 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...SW 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.

$$

ANZ235-230315-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
1019 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ237-230315-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
1019 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ230-230315-
BOSTON HARBOR-
1019 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. RAIN
LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING SE AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 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.

$$

ANZ236-230315-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
1019 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
ISOLATED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 TO 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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FZUS51 KBOX 221217
CWFBOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

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

ANZ200-230000-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL SLOWLY SLIDE EAST ACROSS THE CANADIAN MARITIMES
THROUGH TUE. A RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS
WELL TO OUR WEST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES LATE WED INTO WED NIGHT.
THIS WILL BRING A PERIOD OF NEAR GALE FORCE WIND GUSTS AND HIGH SEAS
TO THE WATERS. A COLD FRONT WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS ON THU. A
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVR THE WATERS FOR FRIDAY.

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.

$$

ANZ250-230000-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 20 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ251-230000-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ231-230000-
CAPE COD BAY-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI 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.

$$

ANZ254-230000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT...EXCEPT 9 TO 14 FT S AND E OF NANTUCKET.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ255-230000-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 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.

$$

ANZ256-230000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 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.

$$

ANZ232-230000-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 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.

$$

ANZ233-230000-
VINEYARD SOUND-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS...MAINLY THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ234-230000-
BUZZARDS BAY-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 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...SW 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.

$$

ANZ235-230000-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS...MAINLY THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ237-230000-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ230-230000-
BOSTON HARBOR-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING...
THEN SHOWERS LIKELY THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. RAIN
LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING SE AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 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.

$$

ANZ236-230000-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS...MAINLY THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 TO 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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FZUS51 KBOX 221217
CWFBOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

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

ANZ200-230000-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL SLOWLY SLIDE EAST ACROSS THE CANADIAN MARITIMES
THROUGH TUE. A RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS
WELL TO OUR WEST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES LATE WED INTO WED NIGHT.
THIS WILL BRING A PERIOD OF NEAR GALE FORCE WIND GUSTS AND HIGH SEAS
TO THE WATERS. A COLD FRONT WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS ON THU. A
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVR THE WATERS FOR FRIDAY.

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.

$$

ANZ250-230000-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 20 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ251-230000-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ231-230000-
CAPE COD BAY-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI 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.

$$

ANZ254-230000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT...EXCEPT 9 TO 14 FT S AND E OF NANTUCKET.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ255-230000-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 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.

$$

ANZ256-230000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 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.

$$

ANZ232-230000-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 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.

$$

ANZ233-230000-
VINEYARD SOUND-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS...MAINLY THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ234-230000-
BUZZARDS BAY-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 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...SW 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.

$$

ANZ235-230000-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS...MAINLY THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ237-230000-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ230-230000-
BOSTON HARBOR-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING...
THEN SHOWERS LIKELY THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. RAIN
LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING SE AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 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.

$$

ANZ236-230000-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
717 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS...MAINLY THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 TO 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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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
335 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

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

ANZ200-222015-
335 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...

HIGH PRES WILL SLOWLY SLIDE EAST ACROSS THE CANADIAN MARITIMES
THROUGH TUE. A RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN
PASS WELL TO OUR WEST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES LATE WED INTO WED
NIGHT. THIS WILL BRING A PERIOD OF NEAR GALE FORCE WIND GUSTS AND
HIGH SEAS TO THE WATERS. A COLD FRONT WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS
ON THU. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVR THE WATERS FOR
FRIDAY.

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.

$$

ANZ250-222015-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
335 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ251-222015-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
335 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ231-222015-
CAPE COD BAY-
335 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY THIS
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI 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.

$$

ANZ254-222015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
335 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT...EXCEPT 9 TO 14 FT S AND E OF NANTUCKET.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ255-222015-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
335 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 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.

$$

ANZ256-222015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
335 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 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.

$$

ANZ232-222015-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
335 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY THIS
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 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.

$$

ANZ233-222015-
VINEYARD SOUND-
335 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ234-222015-
BUZZARDS BAY-
335 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 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...SW 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.

$$

ANZ235-222015-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
335 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ237-222015-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
335 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ230-222015-
BOSTON HARBOR-
335 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. RAIN
LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING SE AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 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.

$$

ANZ236-222015-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
335 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 TO 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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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
335 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

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

ANZ200-222015-
335 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...

HIGH PRES WILL SLOWLY SLIDE EAST ACROSS THE CANADIAN MARITIMES
THROUGH TUE. A RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN
PASS WELL TO OUR WEST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES LATE WED INTO WED
NIGHT. THIS WILL BRING A PERIOD OF NEAR GALE FORCE WIND GUSTS AND
HIGH SEAS TO THE WATERS. A COLD FRONT WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS
ON THU. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVR THE WATERS FOR
FRIDAY.

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.

$$

ANZ250-222015-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
335 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ251-222015-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
335 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ231-222015-
CAPE COD BAY-
335 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY THIS
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI 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.

$$

ANZ254-222015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
335 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT...EXCEPT 9 TO 14 FT S AND E OF NANTUCKET.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ255-222015-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
335 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 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.

$$

ANZ256-222015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
335 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 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.

$$

ANZ232-222015-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
335 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY THIS
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 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.

$$

ANZ233-222015-
VINEYARD SOUND-
335 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ234-222015-
BUZZARDS BAY-
335 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 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...SW 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.

$$

ANZ235-222015-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
335 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ237-222015-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
335 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ230-222015-
BOSTON HARBOR-
335 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. RAIN
LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING SE AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 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.

$$

ANZ236-222015-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
335 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 TO 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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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
117 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

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

ANZ200-221800-
117 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL SHIFT OVER NOVA SCOTIA AND THE CANADIAN MARITIMES MON
AND TUE. A RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS WELL
TO OUR WEST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES LATE WED INTO WED NIGHT. THIS
WILL BRING A PERIOD OF STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS TO THE WATERS. A
COLD FRONT WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS ON THU. HIGH PRESSURE WILL
BUILD OVR THE WATERS FOR FRIDAY.

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.

$$

ANZ250-221800-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
117 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 4 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SE AROUND 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ251-221800-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
117 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SE WINDS AROUND 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS AROUND 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 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.

$$

ANZ231-221800-
CAPE COD BAY-
117 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ254-221800-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
117 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 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.

$$

ANZ255-221800-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
117 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 12 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS AROUND 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ256-221800-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
117 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
13 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 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.

$$

ANZ232-221800-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
117 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 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.

$$

ANZ233-221800-
VINEYARD SOUND-
117 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ234-221800-
BUZZARDS BAY-
117 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
ISOLATED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ235-221800-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
117 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ237-221800-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
117 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ230-221800-
BOSTON HARBOR-
117 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS...
EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. ISOLATED SNOW
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS... EXCEPT 2 TO
4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS... EXCEPT
2 TO 4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ236-221800-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
117 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. ISOLATED
SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO
7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 8 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 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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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
117 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

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

ANZ200-221800-
117 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL SHIFT OVER NOVA SCOTIA AND THE CANADIAN MARITIMES MON
AND TUE. A RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS WELL
TO OUR WEST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES LATE WED INTO WED NIGHT. THIS
WILL BRING A PERIOD OF STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS TO THE WATERS. A
COLD FRONT WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS ON THU. HIGH PRESSURE WILL
BUILD OVR THE WATERS FOR FRIDAY.

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.

$$

ANZ250-221800-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
117 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 4 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SE AROUND 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ251-221800-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
117 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SE WINDS AROUND 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS AROUND 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 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.

$$

ANZ231-221800-
CAPE COD BAY-
117 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ254-221800-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
117 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 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.

$$

ANZ255-221800-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
117 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 12 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS AROUND 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ256-221800-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
117 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
13 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 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.

$$

ANZ232-221800-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
117 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 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.

$$

ANZ233-221800-
VINEYARD SOUND-
117 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ234-221800-
BUZZARDS BAY-
117 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
ISOLATED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ235-221800-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
117 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ237-221800-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
117 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ230-221800-
BOSTON HARBOR-
117 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS...
EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. ISOLATED SNOW
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS... EXCEPT 2 TO
4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS... EXCEPT
2 TO 4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ236-221800-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
117 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. ISOLATED
SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO
7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 8 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 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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CWFBOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

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

ANZ200-221200-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL SHIFT OVER NOVA SCOTIA AND THE CANADIAN MARITIMES MON
AND TUE. A RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS WELL
TO OUR WEST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES LATE WED INTO WED NIGHT. THIS
WILL BRING A PERIOD OF STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS TO THE WATERS. A
COLD FRONT WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS ON THU. HIGH PRESSURE WILL
BUILD OVR THE WATERS FOR FRIDAY.

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.

$$

ANZ250-221200-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 4 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ251-221200-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ISOLATED RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS AROUND 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS AROUND 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 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.

$$

ANZ231-221200-
CAPE COD BAY-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ254-221200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
THIS EVENING.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 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.

$$

ANZ255-221200-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS THIS EVENING.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 12 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS AROUND 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ256-221200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS THIS EVENING.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
13 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 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.

$$

ANZ232-221200-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
THIS EVENING.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 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.

$$

ANZ233-221200-
VINEYARD SOUND-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SCATTERED
SHOWERS THIS EVENING.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ234-221200-
BUZZARDS BAY-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. ISOLATED
SNOW SHOWERS. SCATTERED SHOWERS THIS EVENING...THEN ISOLATED
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ235-221200-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS THIS EVENING.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ237-221200-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
THIS EVENING.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ230-221200-
BOSTON HARBOR-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS... EXCEPT
2 TO 4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS... EXCEPT 2 TO
4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS... EXCEPT
2 TO 4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ236-221200-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SCATTERED RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS THIS EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO
7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 8 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 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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CWFBOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

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

ANZ200-221200-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL SHIFT OVER NOVA SCOTIA AND THE CANADIAN MARITIMES MON
AND TUE. A RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS WELL
TO OUR WEST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES LATE WED INTO WED NIGHT. THIS
WILL BRING A PERIOD OF STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS TO THE WATERS. A
COLD FRONT WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS ON THU. HIGH PRESSURE WILL
BUILD OVR THE WATERS FOR FRIDAY.

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.

$$

ANZ250-221200-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 4 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ251-221200-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ISOLATED RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS AROUND 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS AROUND 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 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.

$$

ANZ231-221200-
CAPE COD BAY-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ254-221200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
THIS EVENING.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 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.

$$

ANZ255-221200-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS THIS EVENING.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 12 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS AROUND 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ256-221200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS THIS EVENING.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
13 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 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.

$$

ANZ232-221200-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
THIS EVENING.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 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.

$$

ANZ233-221200-
VINEYARD SOUND-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SCATTERED
SHOWERS THIS EVENING.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ234-221200-
BUZZARDS BAY-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. ISOLATED
SNOW SHOWERS. SCATTERED SHOWERS THIS EVENING...THEN ISOLATED
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ235-221200-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS THIS EVENING.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ237-221200-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
THIS EVENING.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ230-221200-
BOSTON HARBOR-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS... EXCEPT
2 TO 4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS... EXCEPT 2 TO
4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS... EXCEPT
2 TO 4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ236-221200-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SCATTERED RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS THIS EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO
7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 8 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 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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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

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

ANZ200-221200-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL SHIFT OVER NOVA SCOTIA AND THE CANADIAN MARITIMES MON
AND TUE. A RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS WELL
TO OUR WEST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES LATE WED INTO WED NIGHT. THIS
WILL BRING A PERIOD OF STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS TO THE WATERS. A
COLD FRONT WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS ON THU. HIGH PRESSURE WILL
BUILD OVR THE WATERS FOR FRIDAY.

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.

$$

ANZ250-221200-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 4 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ251-221200-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ISOLATED RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS AROUND 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS AROUND 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 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.

$$

ANZ231-221200-
CAPE COD BAY-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ254-221200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
THIS EVENING.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 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.

$$

ANZ255-221200-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS THIS EVENING.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 12 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS AROUND 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ256-221200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS THIS EVENING.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
13 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 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.

$$

ANZ232-221200-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
THIS EVENING.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 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.

$$

ANZ233-221200-
VINEYARD SOUND-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SCATTERED
SHOWERS THIS EVENING.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ234-221200-
BUZZARDS BAY-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. ISOLATED
SNOW SHOWERS. SCATTERED SHOWERS THIS EVENING...THEN ISOLATED
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ235-221200-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS THIS EVENING.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ237-221200-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
THIS EVENING.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ230-221200-
BOSTON HARBOR-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS... EXCEPT
2 TO 4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS... EXCEPT 2 TO
4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS... EXCEPT
2 TO 4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ236-221200-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SCATTERED RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS THIS EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO
7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 8 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 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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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

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

ANZ200-221200-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL SHIFT OVER NOVA SCOTIA AND THE CANADIAN MARITIMES MON
AND TUE. A RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS WELL
TO OUR WEST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES LATE WED INTO WED NIGHT. THIS
WILL BRING A PERIOD OF STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS TO THE WATERS. A
COLD FRONT WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS ON THU. HIGH PRESSURE WILL
BUILD OVR THE WATERS FOR FRIDAY.

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.

$$

ANZ250-221200-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 4 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ251-221200-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ISOLATED RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS AROUND 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS AROUND 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 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.

$$

ANZ231-221200-
CAPE COD BAY-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ254-221200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
THIS EVENING.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 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.

$$

ANZ255-221200-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS THIS EVENING.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 12 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS AROUND 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ256-221200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS THIS EVENING.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
13 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 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.

$$

ANZ232-221200-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
THIS EVENING.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 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.

$$

ANZ233-221200-
VINEYARD SOUND-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SCATTERED
SHOWERS THIS EVENING.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ234-221200-
BUZZARDS BAY-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. ISOLATED
SNOW SHOWERS. SCATTERED SHOWERS THIS EVENING...THEN ISOLATED
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ235-221200-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS THIS EVENING.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ237-221200-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
THIS EVENING.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ230-221200-
BOSTON HARBOR-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS... EXCEPT
2 TO 4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS... EXCEPT 2 TO
4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS... EXCEPT
2 TO 4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ236-221200-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
717 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SCATTERED RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS THIS EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO
7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 8 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 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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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
337 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

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

ANZ200-220815-
337 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL SHIFT OVER NOVA SCOTIA AND THE CANADIAN MARITIMES
MON AND TUE. A RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS
WELL TO OUR WEST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES LATE WED INTO WED NIGHT.
THIS WILL BRING A PERIOD OF STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS TO THE
WATERS. A COLD FRONT WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS ON THU. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVR THE WATERS FOR FRIDAY.

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.

$$

ANZ250-220815-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
337 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 4 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ251-220815-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
337 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS AROUND 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS AROUND 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 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.

$$

ANZ231-220815-
CAPE COD BAY-
337 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ254-220815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
337 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS THIS EVENING.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 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.

$$

ANZ255-220815-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
337 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS THIS EVENING.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 12 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS AROUND 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ256-220815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
337 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THIS EVENING.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
13 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 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.

$$

ANZ232-220815-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
337 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS THIS EVENING.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 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.

$$

ANZ233-220815-
VINEYARD SOUND-
337 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS EVENING.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ234-220815-
BUZZARDS BAY-
337 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ235-220815-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
337 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS THIS EVENING.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ237-220815-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
337 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THIS EVENING.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW 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.

$$

ANZ230-220815-
BOSTON HARBOR-
337 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS... EXCEPT
2 TO 4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS...MAINLY THIS EVENING.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS... EXCEPT 2 TO
4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS... EXCEPT
2 TO 4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ236-220815-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
337 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS EVENING.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO
7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 8 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 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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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
117 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

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

ANZ200-220600-
117 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL REMAIN CENTERED ACROSS QUEBEC THIS AFTERNOON AND THEN
WILL SHIFT OVER NOVA SCOTIA AND THE CANADIAN MARITIMES MON AND TUE.
A RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS WELL TO OUR
WEST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES LATE WED INTO WED NIGHT. THIS WILL BRING
A PERIOD OF STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS TO THE WATERS. A COLD FRONT
WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS ON THU.

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.

$$

ANZ250-220600-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
117 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 4 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ251-220600-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
117 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ231-220600-
CAPE COD BAY-
117 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ254-220600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
117 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 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.

$$

ANZ255-220600-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
117 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ256-220600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
117 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 13 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ232-220600-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
117 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ233-220600-
VINEYARD SOUND-
117 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ234-220600-
BUZZARDS BAY-
117 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ235-220600-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
117 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 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.

$$

ANZ237-220600-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
117 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ230-220600-
BOSTON HARBOR-
117 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS...
EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 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.

$$

ANZ236-220600-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
117 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES
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.

$$


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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
117 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

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

ANZ200-220600-
117 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL REMAIN CENTERED ACROSS QUEBEC THIS AFTERNOON AND THEN
WILL SHIFT OVER NOVA SCOTIA AND THE CANADIAN MARITIMES MON AND TUE.
A RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS WELL TO OUR
WEST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES LATE WED INTO WED NIGHT. THIS WILL BRING
A PERIOD OF STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS TO THE WATERS. A COLD FRONT
WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS ON THU.

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.

$$

ANZ250-220600-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
117 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 4 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ251-220600-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
117 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ231-220600-
CAPE COD BAY-
117 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ254-220600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
117 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 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.

$$

ANZ255-220600-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
117 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ256-220600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
117 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 13 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ232-220600-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
117 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ233-220600-
VINEYARD SOUND-
117 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ234-220600-
BUZZARDS BAY-
117 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ235-220600-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
117 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 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.

$$

ANZ237-220600-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
117 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ230-220600-
BOSTON HARBOR-
117 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS...
EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 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.

$$

ANZ236-220600-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
117 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES
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.

$$


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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
1011 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

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

ANZ200-220315-
1011 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL REMAIN CENTERED ACROSS QUEBEC THIS AFTERNOON AND
THEN WILL SHIFT OVER NOVA SCOTIA AND THE CANADIAN MARITIMES MON
AND TUE. A RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS
WELL TO OUR WEST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES LATE WED INTO WED NIGHT.
THIS WILL BRING A PERIOD OF STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS TO THE
WATERS. A COLD FRONT WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS ON THU.

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.

$$

ANZ250-220315-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
1011 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ251-220315-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
1011 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SNOW SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ231-220315-
CAPE COD BAY-
1011 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ254-220315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
1011 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 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.

$$

ANZ255-220315-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
1011 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ256-220315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
1011 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 13 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ232-220315-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
1011 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ233-220315-
VINEYARD SOUND-
1011 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ234-220315-
BUZZARDS BAY-
1011 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ235-220315-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
1011 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 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.

$$

ANZ237-220315-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
1011 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ230-220315-
BOSTON HARBOR-
1011 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS...
EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. SCATTERED SNOW
SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 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.

$$

ANZ236-220315-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
1011 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES
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.

$$

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000
FZUS51 KBOX 211511
CWFBOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
1011 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

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

ANZ200-220315-
1011 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL REMAIN CENTERED ACROSS QUEBEC THIS AFTERNOON AND
THEN WILL SHIFT OVER NOVA SCOTIA AND THE CANADIAN MARITIMES MON
AND TUE. A RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS
WELL TO OUR WEST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES LATE WED INTO WED NIGHT.
THIS WILL BRING A PERIOD OF STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS TO THE
WATERS. A COLD FRONT WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS ON THU.

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.

$$

ANZ250-220315-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
1011 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ251-220315-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
1011 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SNOW SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ231-220315-
CAPE COD BAY-
1011 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ254-220315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
1011 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 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.

$$

ANZ255-220315-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
1011 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ256-220315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
1011 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 13 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ232-220315-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
1011 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ233-220315-
VINEYARD SOUND-
1011 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ234-220315-
BUZZARDS BAY-
1011 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ235-220315-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
1011 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 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.

$$

ANZ237-220315-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
1011 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ230-220315-
BOSTON HARBOR-
1011 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS...
EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. SCATTERED SNOW
SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 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.

$$

ANZ236-220315-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
1011 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES
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.

$$

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





000
FZUS51 KBOX 211217
CWFBOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

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

ANZ200-220000-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL REMAIN CENTERED ACROSS QUEBEC TODAY AND THEN WILL
SHIFT OVER NOVA SCOTIA AND THE CANADIAN MARITIMES MON AND TUE. A
RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS WELL TO OUR WEST
ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES LATE WED INTO WED NIGHT. THIS WILL BRING A
PERIOD OF STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS TO THE WATERS. A COLD FRONT
WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS ON THU.

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.

$$

ANZ250-220000-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS MORNING.
SEAS AROUND 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ251-220000-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS MORNING.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM
THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ231-220000-
CAPE COD BAY-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS MORNING.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ254-220000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 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.

$$

ANZ255-220000-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ256-220000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 13 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ232-220000-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ233-220000-
VINEYARD SOUND-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...
MAINLY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ234-220000-
BUZZARDS BAY-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...
MAINLY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ235-220000-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...
MAINLY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 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.

$$

ANZ237-220000-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...
MAINLY THIS MORNING WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ230-220000-
BOSTON HARBOR-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS... EXCEPT 2 TO
4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 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.

$$

ANZ236-220000-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SNOW SHOWERS
WITH SHOWERS LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES
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.

$$


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FZUS51 KBOX 211217
CWFBOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

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

ANZ200-220000-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL REMAIN CENTERED ACROSS QUEBEC TODAY AND THEN WILL
SHIFT OVER NOVA SCOTIA AND THE CANADIAN MARITIMES MON AND TUE. A
RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS WELL TO OUR WEST
ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES LATE WED INTO WED NIGHT. THIS WILL BRING A
PERIOD OF STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS TO THE WATERS. A COLD FRONT
WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS ON THU.

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.

$$

ANZ250-220000-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS MORNING.
SEAS AROUND 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ251-220000-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS MORNING.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM
THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ231-220000-
CAPE COD BAY-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS MORNING.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ254-220000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 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.

$$

ANZ255-220000-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ256-220000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 13 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ232-220000-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ233-220000-
VINEYARD SOUND-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...
MAINLY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ234-220000-
BUZZARDS BAY-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...
MAINLY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ235-220000-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...
MAINLY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 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.

$$

ANZ237-220000-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...
MAINLY THIS MORNING WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ230-220000-
BOSTON HARBOR-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS... EXCEPT 2 TO
4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 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.

$$

ANZ236-220000-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SNOW SHOWERS
WITH SHOWERS LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES
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.

$$


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FZUS51 KBOX 211217
CWFBOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

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

ANZ200-220000-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL REMAIN CENTERED ACROSS QUEBEC TODAY AND THEN WILL
SHIFT OVER NOVA SCOTIA AND THE CANADIAN MARITIMES MON AND TUE. A
RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS WELL TO OUR WEST
ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES LATE WED INTO WED NIGHT. THIS WILL BRING A
PERIOD OF STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS TO THE WATERS. A COLD FRONT
WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS ON THU.

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.

$$

ANZ250-220000-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS MORNING.
SEAS AROUND 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ251-220000-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS MORNING.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM
THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ231-220000-
CAPE COD BAY-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS MORNING.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ254-220000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 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.

$$

ANZ255-220000-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ256-220000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 13 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ232-220000-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ233-220000-
VINEYARD SOUND-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...
MAINLY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ234-220000-
BUZZARDS BAY-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...
MAINLY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ235-220000-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...
MAINLY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 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.

$$

ANZ237-220000-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...
MAINLY THIS MORNING WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ230-220000-
BOSTON HARBOR-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS... EXCEPT 2 TO
4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 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.

$$

ANZ236-220000-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SNOW SHOWERS
WITH SHOWERS LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES
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.

$$


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CWFBOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

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

ANZ200-220000-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL REMAIN CENTERED ACROSS QUEBEC TODAY AND THEN WILL
SHIFT OVER NOVA SCOTIA AND THE CANADIAN MARITIMES MON AND TUE. A
RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS WELL TO OUR WEST
ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES LATE WED INTO WED NIGHT. THIS WILL BRING A
PERIOD OF STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS TO THE WATERS. A COLD FRONT
WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS ON THU.

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.

$$

ANZ250-220000-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS MORNING.
SEAS AROUND 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ251-220000-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS MORNING.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM
THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ231-220000-
CAPE COD BAY-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS MORNING.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ254-220000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 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.

$$

ANZ255-220000-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ256-220000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 13 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ232-220000-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ233-220000-
VINEYARD SOUND-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...
MAINLY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ234-220000-
BUZZARDS BAY-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...
MAINLY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ235-220000-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...
MAINLY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 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.

$$

ANZ237-220000-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...
MAINLY THIS MORNING WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ230-220000-
BOSTON HARBOR-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS... EXCEPT 2 TO
4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 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.

$$

ANZ236-220000-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
717 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SNOW SHOWERS
WITH SHOWERS LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES
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.

$$


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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
329 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

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

ANZ200-212015-
329 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...

HIGH PRES WILL REMAIN CENTERED ACROSS QUEBEC TODAY AND THEN WILL
SHIFT OVER NOVA SCOTIA AND THE CANADIAN MARITIMES MON AND TUE. A
RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS WELL TO OUR
WEST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES LATE WED INTO WED NIGHT. THIS WILL
BRING A PERIOD OF STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS TO THE WATERS. A COLD
FRONT WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS ON THU.

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.

$$

ANZ250-212015-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
329 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS MORNING.
SEAS AROUND 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ251-212015-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
329 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS MORNING.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ231-212015-
CAPE COD BAY-
329 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS MORNING.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ254-212015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
329 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 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.

$$

ANZ255-212015-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
329 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ256-212015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
329 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 13 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ232-212015-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
329 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ233-212015-
VINEYARD SOUND-
329 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...
MAINLY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ234-212015-
BUZZARDS BAY-
329 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...
MAINLY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ235-212015-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
329 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...
MAINLY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 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.

$$

ANZ237-212015-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
329 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...
MAINLY THIS MORNING WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ230-212015-
BOSTON HARBOR-
329 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS... EXCEPT 2 TO
4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 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.

$$

ANZ236-212015-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
329 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SNOW SHOWERS
WITH SHOWERS LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES
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.

$$


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000
FZUS51 KBOX 210829
CWFBOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
329 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

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

ANZ200-212015-
329 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...

HIGH PRES WILL REMAIN CENTERED ACROSS QUEBEC TODAY AND THEN WILL
SHIFT OVER NOVA SCOTIA AND THE CANADIAN MARITIMES MON AND TUE. A
RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS WELL TO OUR
WEST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES LATE WED INTO WED NIGHT. THIS WILL
BRING A PERIOD OF STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS TO THE WATERS. A COLD
FRONT WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS ON THU.

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.

$$

ANZ250-212015-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
329 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS MORNING.
SEAS AROUND 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ251-212015-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
329 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS MORNING.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ231-212015-
CAPE COD BAY-
329 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS MORNING.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ254-212015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
329 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 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.

$$

ANZ255-212015-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
329 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ256-212015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
329 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 13 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ232-212015-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
329 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ233-212015-
VINEYARD SOUND-
329 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...
MAINLY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ234-212015-
BUZZARDS BAY-
329 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...
MAINLY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ235-212015-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
329 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...
MAINLY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 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.

$$

ANZ237-212015-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
329 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...
MAINLY THIS MORNING WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ230-212015-
BOSTON HARBOR-
329 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS... EXCEPT 2 TO
4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 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.

$$

ANZ236-212015-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
329 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SNOW SHOWERS
WITH SHOWERS LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES
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.

$$


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




000
FZUS51 KBOX 210617
CWFBOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
117 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

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

ANZ200-211800-
117 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL REMAIN CENTERED ACROSS QUEBEC SUNDAY AND THEN WILL
SHIFT OVER NOVA SCOTIA AND THE CANADIAN MARITIMES MON AND TUE. A
RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS WELL TO OUR WEST
ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES WED INTO WED NIGHT. THIS WILL BRING A PERIOD
OF STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS TO THE WATERS. A FRONT FROM THIS LOW
WILL CROSS THE WATERS THURSDAY.

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.

$$

ANZ250-211800-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
117 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 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.

$$

ANZ251-211800-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
117 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ231-211800-
CAPE COD BAY-
117 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ254-211800-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
117 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT...EXCEPT 10 TO 15 FT S AND E OF NANTUCKET.

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.

$$

ANZ255-211800-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
117 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 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.

$$

ANZ256-211800-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
117 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 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.

$$

ANZ232-211800-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
117 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ233-211800-
VINEYARD SOUND-
117 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ234-211800-
BUZZARDS BAY-
117 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ235-211800-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
117 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ237-211800-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
117 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 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.

$$

ANZ230-211800-
BOSTON HARBOR-
117 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
AND RAIN SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ236-211800-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
117 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 8 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 8 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE.

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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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
117 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

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

ANZ200-211800-
117 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL REMAIN CENTERED ACROSS QUEBEC SUNDAY AND THEN WILL
SHIFT OVER NOVA SCOTIA AND THE CANADIAN MARITIMES MON AND TUE. A
RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS WELL TO OUR WEST
ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES WED INTO WED NIGHT. THIS WILL BRING A PERIOD
OF STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS TO THE WATERS. A FRONT FROM THIS LOW
WILL CROSS THE WATERS THURSDAY.

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.

$$

ANZ250-211800-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
117 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 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.

$$

ANZ251-211800-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
117 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ231-211800-
CAPE COD BAY-
117 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ254-211800-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
117 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT...EXCEPT 10 TO 15 FT S AND E OF NANTUCKET.

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.

$$

ANZ255-211800-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
117 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 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.

$$

ANZ256-211800-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
117 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 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.

$$

ANZ232-211800-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
117 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ233-211800-
VINEYARD SOUND-
117 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ234-211800-
BUZZARDS BAY-
117 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ235-211800-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
117 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ237-211800-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
117 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 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.

$$

ANZ230-211800-
BOSTON HARBOR-
117 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
AND RAIN SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ236-211800-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
117 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 8 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 8 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE.

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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FZUS51 KBOX 210243
CWFBOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
943 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

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

ANZ200-211415-
943 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...

HIGH PRES WILL REMAIN CENTERED ACROSS QUEBEC SUNDAY AND THEN WILL
SHIFT OVER NOVA SCOTIA AND THE CANADIAN MARITIMES MON AND TUE. A
RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS WELL TO OUR WEST
ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES WED INTO WED NIGHT. THIS WILL BRING A PERIOD
OF STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS TO THE WATERS. A FRONT FROM THIS LOW
WILL CROSS THE WATERS THURSDAY.

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.

$$

ANZ250-211415-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
943 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 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.

$$

ANZ251-211415-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
943 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
LATE THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ231-211415-
CAPE COD BAY-
943 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS
EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY LATE THIS EVENING...THEN
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ254-211415-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
943 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT...EXCEPT 10 TO 15 FT S AND E OF NANTUCKET.

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.

$$

ANZ255-211415-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
943 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SPRINKLES.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 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.

$$

ANZ256-211415-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
943 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 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.

$$

ANZ232-211415-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
943 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ233-211415-
VINEYARD SOUND-
943 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ234-211415-
BUZZARDS BAY-
943 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY LATE THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ235-211415-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
943 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SPRINKLES.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ237-211415-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
943 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 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.

$$

ANZ230-211415-
BOSTON HARBOR-
943 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING...
THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ236-211415-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
943 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 8 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 8 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE.

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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FZUS51 KBOX 210243
CWFBOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
943 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

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

ANZ200-211415-
943 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...

HIGH PRES WILL REMAIN CENTERED ACROSS QUEBEC SUNDAY AND THEN WILL
SHIFT OVER NOVA SCOTIA AND THE CANADIAN MARITIMES MON AND TUE. A
RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS WELL TO OUR WEST
ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES WED INTO WED NIGHT. THIS WILL BRING A PERIOD
OF STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS TO THE WATERS. A FRONT FROM THIS LOW
WILL CROSS THE WATERS THURSDAY.

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.

$$

ANZ250-211415-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
943 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 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.

$$

ANZ251-211415-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
943 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
LATE THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ231-211415-
CAPE COD BAY-
943 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS
EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY LATE THIS EVENING...THEN
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ254-211415-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
943 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT...EXCEPT 10 TO 15 FT S AND E OF NANTUCKET.

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.

$$

ANZ255-211415-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
943 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SPRINKLES.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 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.

$$

ANZ256-211415-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
943 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 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.

$$

ANZ232-211415-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
943 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ233-211415-
VINEYARD SOUND-
943 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ234-211415-
BUZZARDS BAY-
943 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY LATE THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ235-211415-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
943 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SPRINKLES.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ237-211415-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
943 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 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.

$$

ANZ230-211415-
BOSTON HARBOR-
943 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING...
THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ236-211415-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
943 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 8 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 8 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE.

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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CWFBOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
717 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

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

ANZ200-211200-
717 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL REMAIN CENTERED ACROSS QUEBEC SUNDAY AND THEN WILL
SHIFT OVER NOVA SCOTIA AND THE CANADIAN MARITIMES MON AND TUE. A
RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS WELL TO OUR WEST
ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES WED INTO WED NIGHT. THIS WILL BRING A PERIOD
OF STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS TO THE WATERS. A FRONT FROM THIS LOW
WILL CROSS THE WATERS THURSDAY.

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.

$$

ANZ250-211200-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
717 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS EVENING.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS THIS
EVENING...THEN NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM THIS EVENING.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 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.

$$

ANZ251-211200-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
717 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. NUMEROUS SNOW
SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ231-211200-
CAPE COD BAY-
717 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS EVENING.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ254-211200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
717 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT...EXCEPT 10 TO 15 FT S AND E OF NANTUCKET.

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.

$$

ANZ255-211200-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
717 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SPRINKLES.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 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.

$$

ANZ256-211200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
717 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS... MAINLY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 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.

$$

ANZ232-211200-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
717 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS THIS EVENING.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ233-211200-
VINEYARD SOUND-
717 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SCATTERED
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ234-211200-
BUZZARDS BAY-
717 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. NUMEROUS
SNOW SHOWERS...MAINLY THIS EVENING.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ235-211200-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
717 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SCATTERED RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SPRINKLES.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ237-211200-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
717 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SCATTERED SNOW
SHOWERS. ISOLATED SHOWERS THIS EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 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.

$$

ANZ230-211200-
BOSTON HARBOR-
717 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. WIDESPREAD
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. SNOW SHOWERS WITH
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ236-211200-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
717 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SCATTERED
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 8 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 8 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE.

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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CWFBOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
717 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

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

ANZ200-211200-
717 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL REMAIN CENTERED ACROSS QUEBEC SUNDAY AND THEN WILL
SHIFT OVER NOVA SCOTIA AND THE CANADIAN MARITIMES MON AND TUE. A
RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS WELL TO OUR WEST
ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES WED INTO WED NIGHT. THIS WILL BRING A PERIOD
OF STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS TO THE WATERS. A FRONT FROM THIS LOW
WILL CROSS THE WATERS THURSDAY.

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.

$$

ANZ250-211200-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
717 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS EVENING.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS THIS
EVENING...THEN NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM THIS EVENING.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 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.

$$

ANZ251-211200-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
717 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. NUMEROUS SNOW
SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ231-211200-
CAPE COD BAY-
717 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS EVENING.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ254-211200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
717 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT...EXCEPT 10 TO 15 FT S AND E OF NANTUCKET.

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.

$$

ANZ255-211200-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
717 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SPRINKLES.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 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.

$$

ANZ256-211200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
717 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS... MAINLY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 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.

$$

ANZ232-211200-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
717 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS THIS EVENING.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ233-211200-
VINEYARD SOUND-
717 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SCATTERED
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ234-211200-
BUZZARDS BAY-
717 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. NUMEROUS
SNOW SHOWERS...MAINLY THIS EVENING.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ235-211200-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
717 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SCATTERED RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SPRINKLES.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ237-211200-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
717 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SCATTERED SNOW
SHOWERS. ISOLATED SHOWERS THIS EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 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.

$$

ANZ230-211200-
BOSTON HARBOR-
717 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. WIDESPREAD
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. SNOW SHOWERS WITH
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ236-211200-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
717 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SCATTERED
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 8 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 8 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE.

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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CWFBOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
336 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

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

ANZ200-210815-
336 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL REMAIN CENTERED ACROSS QUEBEC SUNDAY AND THEN WILL
SHIFT OVER NOVA SCOTIA AND THE CANADIAN MARITIMES MON AND TUE. A
RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS WELL TO OUR
WEST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES WED INTO WED NIGHT. THIS WILL BRING A
PERIOD OF STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS TO THE WATERS. A FRONT FROM
THIS LOW WILL CROSS THE WATERS THURSDAY.

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.

$$

ANZ250-210815-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
336 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS EVENING...THEN
SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS EVENING.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 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.

$$

ANZ251-210815-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
336 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ231-210815-
CAPE COD BAY-
336 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS EVENING.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS EVENING.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ254-210815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
336 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT...EXCEPT 10 TO 15 FT S AND E OF NANTUCKET.

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.

$$

ANZ255-210815-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
336 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SPRINKLES.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 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.

$$

ANZ256-210815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
336 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 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.

$$

ANZ232-210815-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
336 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY THIS EVENING WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ233-210815-
VINEYARD SOUND-
336 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS EVENING.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ234-210815-
BUZZARDS BAY-
336 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ235-210815-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
336 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS EVENING... THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SPRINKLES.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ237-210815-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
336 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS EVENING... THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 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.

$$

ANZ230-210815-
BOSTON HARBOR-
336 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. SNOW SHOWERS WITH
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ236-210815-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
336 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS EVENING.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 8 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 8 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE.

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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FZUS51 KBOX 202036
CWFBOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
336 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

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

ANZ200-210815-
336 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL REMAIN CENTERED ACROSS QUEBEC SUNDAY AND THEN WILL
SHIFT OVER NOVA SCOTIA AND THE CANADIAN MARITIMES MON AND TUE. A
RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS WELL TO OUR
WEST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES WED INTO WED NIGHT. THIS WILL BRING A
PERIOD OF STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS TO THE WATERS. A FRONT FROM
THIS LOW WILL CROSS THE WATERS THURSDAY.

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.

$$

ANZ250-210815-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
336 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS EVENING...THEN
SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS EVENING.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 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.

$$

ANZ251-210815-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
336 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ231-210815-
CAPE COD BAY-
336 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS EVENING.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS EVENING.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ254-210815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
336 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT...EXCEPT 10 TO 15 FT S AND E OF NANTUCKET.

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.

$$

ANZ255-210815-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
336 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SPRINKLES.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 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.

$$

ANZ256-210815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
336 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 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.

$$

ANZ232-210815-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
336 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY THIS EVENING WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ233-210815-
VINEYARD SOUND-
336 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS EVENING.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ234-210815-
BUZZARDS BAY-
336 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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.

$$

ANZ235-210815-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
336 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS EVENING... THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SPRINKLES.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 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.

$$

ANZ237-210815-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
336 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS EVENING... THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 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.

$$

ANZ230-210815-
BOSTON HARBOR-
336 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. SNOW SHOWERS WITH
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 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.

$$

ANZ236-210815-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
336 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS EVENING.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 8 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO 8 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE.

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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000
FZUS51 KBOX 201817
CWFBOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
117 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

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

ANZ200-210600-
117 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL SETUP ACROSS QUEBEC THIS WEEKEND WILL THEN SHIFT OVER
NOVA SCOTIA AND THE CANADIAN MARITIMES MON AND TUE. A RAPIDLY
INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS WELL TO OUR WEST ACROSS
THE GREAT LAKES WED INTO WED NIGHT. THIS WILL BRING A PERIOD OF
STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS TO THE WATERS.

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.

$$

ANZ250-210600-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
117 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ251-210600-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
117 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ231-210600-
CAPE COD BAY-
117 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ254-210600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
117 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ255-210600-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
117 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SPRINKLES. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SPRINKLES.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ256-210600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
117 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SPRINKLES. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ232-210600-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
117 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ233-210600-
VINEYARD SOUND-
117 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT
OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ234-210600-
BUZZARDS BAY-
117 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
AND RAIN SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ235-210600-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
117 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SPRINKLES.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ237-210600-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
117 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ230-210600-
BOSTON HARBOR-
117 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS... EXCEPT
2 TO 4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS... EXCEPT 2 TO
4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. SNOW SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ236-210600-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
117 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.

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





000
FZUS51 KBOX 201817
CWFBOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
117 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

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

ANZ200-210600-
117 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL SETUP ACROSS QUEBEC THIS WEEKEND WILL THEN SHIFT OVER
NOVA SCOTIA AND THE CANADIAN MARITIMES MON AND TUE. A RAPIDLY
INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS WELL TO OUR WEST ACROSS
THE GREAT LAKES WED INTO WED NIGHT. THIS WILL BRING A PERIOD OF
STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS TO THE WATERS.

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.

$$

ANZ250-210600-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
117 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ251-210600-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
117 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ231-210600-
CAPE COD BAY-
117 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ254-210600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
117 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ255-210600-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
117 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SPRINKLES. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SPRINKLES.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ256-210600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
117 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SPRINKLES. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ232-210600-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
117 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ233-210600-
VINEYARD SOUND-
117 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT
OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ234-210600-
BUZZARDS BAY-
117 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
AND RAIN SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ235-210600-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
117 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SPRINKLES.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ237-210600-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
117 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ230-210600-
BOSTON HARBOR-
117 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS... EXCEPT
2 TO 4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS... EXCEPT 2 TO
4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. SNOW SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ236-210600-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
117 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.

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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FZUS51 KBOX 201511
CWFBOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
1011 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

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

ANZ200-210315-
1011 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL SETUP ACROSS QUEBEC THIS WEEKEND WILL THEN SHIFT OVER
NOVA SCOTIA AND THE CANADIAN MARITIMES MON AND TUE. A RAPIDLY
INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS WELL TO OUR WEST ACROSS
THE GREAT LAKES WED INTO WED NIGHT. THIS WILL BRING A PERIOD OF
STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS TO THE WATERS.

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.

$$

ANZ250-210315-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
1011 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT
WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ251-210315-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
1011 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ231-210315-
CAPE COD BAY-
1011 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS... THEN SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ254-210315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
1011 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ255-210315-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
1011 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF FLURRIES.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ256-210315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
1011 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF FLURRIES...THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ232-210315-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
1011 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ233-210315-
VINEYARD SOUND-
1011 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF FLURRIES...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT
OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ234-210315-
BUZZARDS BAY-
1011 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ235-210315-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
1011 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF FLURRIES. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ237-210315-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
1011 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ230-210315-
BOSTON HARBOR-
1011 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE.
SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR
ENTRANCE. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ236-210315-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
1011 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.

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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FZUS51 KBOX 201511
CWFBOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
1011 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

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

ANZ200-210315-
1011 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL SETUP ACROSS QUEBEC THIS WEEKEND WILL THEN SHIFT OVER
NOVA SCOTIA AND THE CANADIAN MARITIMES MON AND TUE. A RAPIDLY
INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS WELL TO OUR WEST ACROSS
THE GREAT LAKES WED INTO WED NIGHT. THIS WILL BRING A PERIOD OF
STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS TO THE WATERS.

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.

$$

ANZ250-210315-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
1011 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT
WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ251-210315-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
1011 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ231-210315-
CAPE COD BAY-
1011 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS... THEN SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ254-210315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
1011 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ255-210315-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
1011 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF FLURRIES.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ256-210315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
1011 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF FLURRIES...THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ232-210315-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
1011 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ233-210315-
VINEYARD SOUND-
1011 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF FLURRIES...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT
OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ234-210315-
BUZZARDS BAY-
1011 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ235-210315-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
1011 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF FLURRIES. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ237-210315-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
1011 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ230-210315-
BOSTON HARBOR-
1011 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE.
SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR
ENTRANCE. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ236-210315-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
1011 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.

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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FZUS51 KBOX 201217
CWFBOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
717 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

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

ANZ200-210000-
717 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES WILL SETUP ACROSS QUEBEC THIS WEEKEND WILL THEN SHIFT OVER
NOVA SCOTIA AND THE CANADIAN MARITIMES MON AND TUE. A RAPIDLY
INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS WELL TO OUR WEST ACROSS
THE GREAT LAKES WED INTO WED NIGHT. THIS WILL BRING A PERIOD OF
STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS TO THE WATERS.

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.

$$

ANZ250-210000-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
717 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ251-210000-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
717 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ231-210000-
CAPE COD BAY-
717 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY THIS AFTERNOON WITH
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ254-210000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
717 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY THIS AFTERNOON WITH
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ255-210000-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
717 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ256-210000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
717 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ232-210000-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
717 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ233-210000-
VINEYARD SOUND-
717 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT
OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ234-210000-
BUZZARDS BAY-
717 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS
AFTERNOON WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ235-210000-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
717 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ237-210000-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
717 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ230-210000-
BOSTON HARBOR-
717 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE.
SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR
ENTRANCE. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ236-210000-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
717 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.

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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FZUS51 KBOX 200854
CWFBOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
354 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

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

ANZ200-202015-
354 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...

HIGH PRES WILL SETUP ACROSS QUEBEC THIS WEEKEND WILL THEN SHIFT
OVER NOVA SCOTIA AND THE CANADIAN MARITIMES MON AND
TUE. A RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS WELL
TO OUR WEST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES WED INTO WED NIGHT. THIS WILL
BRING A PERIOD OF STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS TO THE WATERS.

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.

$$

ANZ250-202015-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
354 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS THIS MORNING. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ251-202015-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
354 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ231-202015-
CAPE COD BAY-
354 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY THIS AFTERNOON WITH
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ254-202015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
354 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY THIS AFTERNOON WITH
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ255-202015-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
354 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ256-202015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
354 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ232-202015-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
354 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ233-202015-
VINEYARD SOUND-
354 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT
OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ234-202015-
BUZZARDS BAY-
354 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS
AFTERNOON WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ235-202015-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
354 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ237-202015-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
354 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ230-202015-
BOSTON HARBOR-
354 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE.
SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR
ENTRANCE. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ236-202015-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
354 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.

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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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
354 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

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

ANZ200-202015-
354 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...

HIGH PRES WILL SETUP ACROSS QUEBEC THIS WEEKEND WILL THEN SHIFT
OVER NOVA SCOTIA AND THE CANADIAN MARITIMES MON AND
TUE. A RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL THEN PASS WELL
TO OUR WEST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES WED INTO WED NIGHT. THIS WILL
BRING A PERIOD OF STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS TO THE WATERS.

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.

$$

ANZ250-202015-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
354 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS THIS MORNING. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ251-202015-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
354 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ231-202015-
CAPE COD BAY-
354 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY THIS AFTERNOON WITH
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ254-202015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
354 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY THIS AFTERNOON WITH
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ255-202015-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
354 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ256-202015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
354 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ232-202015-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
354 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ233-202015-
VINEYARD SOUND-
354 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT
OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ234-202015-
BUZZARDS BAY-
354 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS
AFTERNOON WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ235-202015-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
354 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ237-202015-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
354 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ230-202015-
BOSTON HARBOR-
354 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE.
SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR
ENTRANCE. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ236-202015-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
354 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 7 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.

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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CWFBOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
117 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

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

ANZ200-201800-
117 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES OVER THE GREAT LAKES WILL BUILD EAST ACROSS QUEBEC AND
NORTHERN NEW ENGLAND THROUGH THE WEEKEND...THEN SHIFT OVER NOVA
SCOTIA AND THE CANADIAN MARITIMES MON AND TUE. WINDS WILL TURN
NORTHEASTERLY OVER THE WEEKEND THEN A PROLONGED EASTERLY FETCH WILL
PREVAIL MON THROUGH WED. A STRONG LOW PRES AREA OVER THE MID WEST
WILL TRACK NORTH OVER THE GREAT LAKES WED BRINGING OUR COASTAL
WATERS STRONG WINDS AND RAIN ON XMAS EVE.

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.

$$

ANZ250-201800-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
117 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT.
SEAS AROUND 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ251-201800-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
117 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY WITH SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ231-201800-
CAPE COD BAY-
117 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ254-201800-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
117 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 12 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ255-201800-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
117 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ256-201800-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
117 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT. RAIN.

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.

$$

ANZ232-201800-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
117 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ233-201800-
VINEYARD SOUND-
117 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ234-201800-
BUZZARDS BAY-
117 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ235-201800-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
117 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. RAIN.

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.

$$

ANZ237-201800-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
117 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. RAIN.

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.

$$

ANZ230-201800-
BOSTON HARBOR-
117 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE.
SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR
ENTRANCE. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 7 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. RAIN. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ236-201800-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
117 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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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CWFBOX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
117 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

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

ANZ200-201800-
117 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRES OVER THE GREAT LAKES WILL BUILD EAST ACROSS QUEBEC AND
NORTHERN NEW ENGLAND THROUGH THE WEEKEND...THEN SHIFT OVER NOVA
SCOTIA AND THE CANADIAN MARITIMES MON AND TUE. WINDS WILL TURN
NORTHEASTERLY OVER THE WEEKEND THEN A PROLONGED EASTERLY FETCH WILL
PREVAIL MON THROUGH WED. A STRONG LOW PRES AREA OVER THE MID WEST
WILL TRACK NORTH OVER THE GREAT LAKES WED BRINGING OUR COASTAL
WATERS STRONG WINDS AND RAIN ON XMAS EVE.

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.

$$

ANZ250-201800-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
117 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT.
SEAS AROUND 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ251-201800-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
117 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY WITH SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ231-201800-
CAPE COD BAY-
117 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ254-201800-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
117 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 12 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ255-201800-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
117 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ256-201800-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
117 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT. RAIN.

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.

$$

ANZ232-201800-
NANTUCKET SOUND-
117 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ233-201800-
VINEYARD SOUND-
117 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ234-201800-
BUZZARDS BAY-
117 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ235-201800-
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-
117 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. RAIN.

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.

$$

ANZ237-201800-
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
117 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. RAIN.

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.

$$

ANZ230-201800-
BOSTON HARBOR-
117 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE.
SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR
ENTRANCE. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 7 FT AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE. RAIN. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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.

$$

ANZ236-201800-
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
117 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT AT THE BAY ENTRANCE. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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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