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FZUS51 KBOX 251216  
CWFBOX  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA  
716 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017  
 
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE MERRIMACK RIVER MA TO WATCH HILL RI OUT TO  
25 NM  
 
ANZ200-260100-  
716 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017  
   
SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS
 
 
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE WESTERN ATLANTIC WILL PRODUCE A GUSTY SOUTH  
FLOW ACROSS THE WATERS TODAY. A COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP ACROSS THE  
WATERS TONIGHT...FOLLOWED BY BLUSTERLY WEST WINDS OVERNIGHT AND  
SUNDAY. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE WATERS ON MONDAY. A MIDWEST  
WEATHER SYSTEM SPREADS SHOWERS TO THE WATERS ON TUESDAY AND  
WEDNESDAY.  
 
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.  
 

 
 
ANZ250-260100-  
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK  
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-  
716 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017  
 
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY  
EVENING...  
   
TODAY
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO  
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY  
1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.    
TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT
 
BECOMING  
W 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO  
5 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.    
SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT
 
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS  
4 TO 7 FT.    
MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT
 
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE  
EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
TUE
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.    
TUE NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS  
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.    
WED
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO  
3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS  
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF 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.  
 

 
 
ANZ251-260100-  
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-  
716 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017  
 
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY  
EVENING...  
   
TODAY
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO  
3 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT
 
BECOMING  
W 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO  
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.    
SUN
 
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO  
4 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS  
2 TO 4 FT.    
MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT
 
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT
 
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.    
TUE
 
SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.    
TUE NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE  
OF RAIN.    
WED
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND  
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS  
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF 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.  
 

 
 
ANZ231-260100-  
CAPE COD BAY-  
716 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017  
 
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY  
EVENING...  
   
TODAY
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.  
SEAS AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS  
AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.    
TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT
 
BECOMING  
W 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO  
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
SUN
 
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO  
5 FT.    
SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT
 
BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
MON
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO  
4 FT.    
MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT
 
 
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.    
TUE NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS  
1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.    
WED
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND  
2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS  
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF 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.  
 

 
 
ANZ254-260100-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA  
OUT 20 NM-  
716 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017  
 
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY  
EVENING...  
   
TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT
 
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT THIS  
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. A  
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. SOME  
TSTMS MAY PRODUCE GUSTY WINDS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS  
THIS MORNING.   
TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT
 
BECOMING  
W 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO  
7 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
SUN
 
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO  
8 FT.    
SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT
 
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.    
MON
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO  
5 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE  
EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS  
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.    
WED
 
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS  
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 
SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE  
AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE  
HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.  
 

 
 
ANZ255-260100-  
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD  
AND NANTUCKET-  
716 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017  
 
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY  
EVENING...  
   
TODAY
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO  
5 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS THIS MORNING.    
TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT
 
BECOMING  
W 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO  
8 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
SUN
 
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO  
8 FT.    
SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT
 
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.    
MON
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO  
5 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE  
EVENING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE NIGHT
 
SE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF  
RAIN.    
WED
 
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO  
5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS  
5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF 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.  
 

 
 
ANZ256-260100-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT  
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-  
716 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017  
 
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY  
EVENING...  
   
TODAY
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO  
6 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS THIS MORNING.    
TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT
 
BECOMING  
W 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO  
8 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
SUN
 
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO  
8 FT.    
SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT
 
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.    
MON
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO  
5 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE  
EVENING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE NIGHT
 
SE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF  
RAIN.    
WED
 
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO  
5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS  
6 TO 9 FT. A CHANCE OF 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.  
 

 
 
ANZ232-260100-  
NANTUCKET SOUND-  
716 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017  
 
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY  
EVENING...  
   
TODAY
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO  
3 FT. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY  
1 NM OR LESS THIS MORNING.    
TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT
 
BECOMING  
W 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO  
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
SUN
 
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO  
4 FT.    
SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT
 
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
MON
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO  
3 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE  
EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.    
TUE NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE  
OF RAIN.    
WED
 
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS  
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF 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.  
 

 
 
ANZ233-260100-  
VINEYARD SOUND-  
716 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017  
 
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY  
EVENING...  
   
TODAY
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.  
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS THIS MORNING.    
TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT
 
BECOMING  
W 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO  
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
SUN
 
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO  
4 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS  
2 TO 4 FT.    
MON
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO  
4 FT.    
MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT
 
 
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE
 
SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.    
TUE NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF  
RAIN.    
WED
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO  
3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS  
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF 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.  
 

 
 
ANZ234-260100-  
BUZZARDS BAY-  
716 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017  
 
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY  
EVENING...  
   
TODAY
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.  
SEAS AROUND 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS THIS MORNING.    
TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT
 
BECOMING  
W 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO  
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
SUN
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO  
4 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS  
2 TO 3 FT.    
MON
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO  
4 FT.    
MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT
 
 
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE
 
SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.    
TUE NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE  
OF RAIN.    
WED
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO  
3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS  
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF 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.  
 

 
 
ANZ235-260100-  
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-  
716 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017  
 
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY  
EVENING...  
   
TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT
 
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH  
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.  
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS THIS MORNING.    
TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT
 
BECOMING  
W 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO  
7 FT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
SUN
 
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO  
7 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS  
4 TO 6 FT.    
MON
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO  
5 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE  
EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.    
TUE NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF  
RAIN.    
WED
 
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS  
5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF 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.  
 

 
 
ANZ237-260100-  
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-  
716 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017  
 
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY  
EVENING...  
   
TODAY
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.  
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS THIS MORNING.    
TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT
 
BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS  
LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
SUN
 
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO  
6 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS  
3 TO 5 FT.    
MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT
 
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
MON NIGHT...SW 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.    
TUE
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.    
TUE NIGHT
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF  
RAIN.    
WED
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO  
4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS  
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF 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.  
 

 
 
ANZ230-260100-  
BOSTON HARBOR-  
716 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH  
SUNDAY EVENING...  
   
TODAY
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND  
2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING.    
TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT
 
BECOMING  
W 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND  
2 FT. PATCHY FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.    
SUN
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES AROUND  
2 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES  
AROUND 2 FT.    
MON
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND  
2 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.    
TUE
 
SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.    
TUE NIGHT
 
SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE  
OF RAIN.    
WED
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. RAIN LIKELY.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES  
AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF 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.  
 

 
 
ANZ236-260100-  
NARRAGANSETT BAY-  
716 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH  
SUNDAY EVENING...  
   
TODAY
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS  
MORNING WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.    
TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT
 
BECOMING  
W 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO  
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
SUN
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO  
3 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES  
2 TO 3 FT.    
MON
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO  
3 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.    
TUE
 
SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.    
TUE NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE  
OF RAIN.    
WED
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO  
3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES  
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF 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.  
 

 
 
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