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FZUS51 KBOX 161116  
CWFBOX  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR MASSACHUSETTS  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BOSTON/NORTON MA  
716 AM EDT WED OCT 16 2019  
 
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE MERRIMACK RIVER MA TO WATCH HILL RI OUT TO  
25 NM  
 
ANZ200-170000-  
716 AM EDT WED OCT 16 2019  
   
SYNOPSIS FOR MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND COASTAL WATERS
 
 
A GALE CENTER DEVELOPS RAPIDLY OFF THE NJ COAST THIS EVENING AND  
THEN TRACKS ACROSS THE I-95 CORRIDOR OF CT, RI AND EASTERN MA  
TONIGHT THEN ACROSS NH/ME THURSDAY. E TO SE GALES LIKELY AHEAD OF  
THE STORM FOLLOWED BY WNW GALES WINDS THU. STORM FORCE GUSTS ARE  
POSSIBLE TONIGHT AND THU ACROSS THE EASTERN MA WATERS. DIMINISHING  
NW WINDS FRI AND SAT AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE EAST COAST.  
 
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.  
 

 
 
ANZ250-170000-  
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK  
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-  
716 AM EDT WED OCT 16 2019  
   
..STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT
 
 
   
TODAY
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT THIS AFTERNOON.  
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
SE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT, BECOMING  
E 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND  
8 FT, BUILDING TO 17 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE  
EVENING, THEN RAIN WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY  
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. SOME TSTMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM, DECREASING TO 1 NM OR LESS AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.    
THU
 
S WINDS 30 TO 35 KT, BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS 16 TO 17 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN  
IN THE MORNING, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY  
FOG IN THE MORNING WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.    
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 AROUND 12 FT, SUBSIDING TO 9 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.    
FRI
 
NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO  
7 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS  
AROUND 6 FT, SUBSIDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.   
SAT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT, BECOMING W  
5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.    
SUN
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT, BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
SEAS AROUND 2 FT.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 
SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT, WHICH IS THE  
AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE  
HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.  
 

 
 
ANZ251-170000-  
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-  
716 AM EDT WED OCT 16 2019  
   
..STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT
 
 
   
TODAY
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO  
4 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT, INCREASING  
TO 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND  
7 FT, BUILDING TO 16 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN IN THE EVENING, THEN  
RAIN WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. SOME TSTMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM, DECREASING TO 1 NM OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
THU
 
SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS AROUND  
17 FT, SUBSIDING TO 12 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN  
THE MORNING, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY  
FOG IN THE MORNING WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.    
THU NIGHT
 
W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT, BECOMING  
NW 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND  
8 FT, SUBSIDING TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN  
THE EVENING.    
FRI
 
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO  
5 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS  
AROUND 3 FT.    
SAT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT, BECOMING W  
5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.    
SUN
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 
SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT, WHICH IS THE  
AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE  
HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.  
 

 
 
ANZ231-170000-  
CAPE COD BAY-  
716 AM EDT WED OCT 16 2019  
 
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY  
EVENING...  
   
TODAY
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH  
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS, THEN  
AROUND 2 FT THIS AFTERNOON.    
TONIGHT
 
E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT, BECOMING  
SE 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND  
4 FT, BUILDING TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN IN THE EVENING, THEN  
RAIN WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. SOME TSTMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM, DECREASING TO 1 NM OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
THU
 
SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS AROUND  
7 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE  
AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM IN THE MORNING.   
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 5 TO 6 FT.    
FRI
 
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS AROUND  
5 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS  
3 TO 4 FT.    
SAT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT, BECOMING W  
5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.    
SUN
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.    
SUN NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 
SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT, WHICH IS THE  
AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE  
HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.  
 

 
 
ANZ254-170000-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA  
OUT 20 NM-  
716 AM EDT WED OCT 16 2019  
 
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY  
AFTERNOON...  
   
TODAY
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO  
4 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT, BECOMING  
SE 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND  
8 FT, BUILDING TO 16 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE  
EVENING, THEN RAIN WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY  
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. SOME TSTMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM, DECREASING TO 1 NM OR LESS AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.    
THU
 
SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS 15 TO  
16 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE  
AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM IN THE MORNING.   
THU NIGHT
 
W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT,  
DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
SEAS AROUND 12 FT, SUBSIDING TO 10 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. S AND E OF  
NANTUCKET, SEAS AROUND 16 FT, SUBSIDING TO 13 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.    
FRI
 
NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO  
8 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS  
5 TO 6 FT.    
SAT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT, DIMINISHING  
TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
SUN
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.  
 
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.  
 

 
 
ANZ255-170000-  
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD  
AND NANTUCKET-  
716 AM EDT WED OCT 16 2019  
 
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY  
AFTERNOON...  
   
TODAY
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND  
3 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
SE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS  
AROUND 9 FT, BUILDING TO 14 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN IN THE  
EVENING, THEN RAIN WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY  
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. SOME TSTMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM, DECREASING TO 1 NM OR LESS AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.    
THU
 
SW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS 17 TO  
18 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
IN THE AFTERNOON.    
THU NIGHT
 
W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. GUSTS UP TO 45 KT IN THE  
EVENING. SEAS AROUND 16 FT, SUBSIDING TO 12 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.    
FRI
 
NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT, DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS AROUND 9 FT, SUBSIDING TO 7 FT  
IN THE AFTERNOON.    
FRI NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS  
AROUND 5 FT.    
SAT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING.  
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.    
SUN
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.  
 
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.  
 

 
 
ANZ256-170000-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT  
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-  
716 AM EDT WED OCT 16 2019  
 
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE  
THURSDAY NIGHT...  
   
TODAY
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT THIS  
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN  
THIS AFTERNOON.    
TONIGHT
 
E WINDS 30 TO 35 KT, BECOMING S 25 TO 30 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS AROUND 11 FT, BUILDING TO 16 FT  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. SOME TSTMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM,  
DECREASING TO 1 NM OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
THU
 
W WINDS 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS AROUND  
17 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
THU NIGHT
 
W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. GUSTS UP TO 45 KT IN THE  
EVENING. SEAS AROUND 15 FT, SUBSIDING TO 11 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
FRI
 
NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS AROUND  
8 FT, SUBSIDING TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.    
FRI NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS  
4 TO 5 FT.    
SAT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING.  
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.    
SUN
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 
SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT, WHICH IS THE  
AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE  
HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.  
 

 
 
ANZ232-170000-  
NANTUCKET SOUND-  
716 AM EDT WED OCT 16 2019  
 
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY  
AFTERNOON...  
   
TODAY
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND  
2 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT, BECOMING S 30 TO 40 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING, THEN RAIN WITH A  
CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. SOME  
TSTMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM,  
DECREASING TO 1 NM OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
THU
 
SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS AROUND  
7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
THU NIGHT
 
W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT,  
DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.    
FRI
 
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO  
4 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS  
2 TO 3 FT.    
SAT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT, BECOMING W  
5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING,  
THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.    
SUN
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.    
SUN NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 
SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT, WHICH IS THE  
AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE  
HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.  
 

 
 
ANZ233-170000-  
VINEYARD SOUND-  
716 AM EDT WED OCT 16 2019  
 
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY  
AFTERNOON...  
   
TODAY
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND  
2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.    
TONIGHT
 
SE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS  
AROUND 4 FT, BUILDING TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN IN THE  
EVENING, THEN RAIN WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY  
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. SOME TSTMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM, DECREASING TO 1 NM OR LESS AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.    
THU
 
W WINDS 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS AROUND  
11 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE  
AFTERNOON.    
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 AROUND 9 FT, SUBSIDING TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
FRI
 
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS AROUND  
5 FT, SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.    
FRI NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS  
AROUND 2 FT.    
SAT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING, THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.    
SUN
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.    
SUN NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 
SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT, WHICH IS THE  
AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE  
HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.  
 

 
 
ANZ234-170000-  
BUZZARDS BAY-  
716 AM EDT WED OCT 16 2019  
 
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE THURSDAY  
NIGHT...  
   
TODAY
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT  
OR LESS, THEN AROUND 2 FT THIS AFTERNOON.   
TONIGHT
 
SE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS  
AROUND 3 FT, BUILDING TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN IN THE  
EVENING, THEN RAIN WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY  
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. SOME TSTMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM, DECREASING TO 1 NM OR LESS AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.    
THU
 
SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS AROUND  
7 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.    
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 6 FT.    
FRI
 
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO  
4 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS  
AROUND 2 FT IN THE EVENING, THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS.   
SAT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.    
SUN
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.    
SUN NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 
SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT, WHICH IS THE  
AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE  
HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.  
 

 
 
ANZ235-170000-  
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-  
716 AM EDT WED OCT 16 2019  
 
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE  
THURSDAY NIGHT...  
   
TODAY
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT THIS  
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN  
THIS AFTERNOON.    
TONIGHT
 
E WINDS 30 TO 35 KT, BECOMING SE 25 TO 35 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS AROUND 8 FT, BUILDING TO 16 FT  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN. A CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY  
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. SOME TSTMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM, DECREASING TO 1 NM OR LESS AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.    
THU
 
W WINDS 30 TO 35 KT, BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 15 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN  
IN THE MORNING, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY  
FOG IN THE MORNING.    
THU NIGHT
 
W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT,  
DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
SEAS AROUND 12 FT, SUBSIDING TO 9 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
FRI
 
NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT, DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS  
2 TO 3 FT.    
SAT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING.  
SEAS AROUND 2 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.    
SUN
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 
SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT, WHICH IS THE  
AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE  
HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.  
 

 
 
ANZ237-170000-  
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-  
716 AM EDT WED OCT 16 2019  
 
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE  
THURSDAY NIGHT...  
   
TODAY
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT THIS  
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN  
THIS AFTERNOON.    
TONIGHT
 
E WINDS 30 TO 35 KT, BECOMING S 25 TO 30 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS AROUND 9 FT, BUILDING TO 16 FT  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. RAIN. PATCHY FOG AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. SOME TSTMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM,  
DECREASING TO 1 NM OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
THU
 
W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS 11 TO  
12 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT, BECOMING  
NW 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND  
9 FT, SUBSIDING TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
FRI
 
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO  
5 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS  
2 TO 3 FT.    
SAT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.    
SUN
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 
SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT, WHICH IS THE  
AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE  
HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.  
 

 
 
ANZ230-170000-  
BOSTON HARBOR-  
716 AM EDT WED OCT 16 2019  
 
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY  
EVENING...  
   
TODAY
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS  
UP TO 25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. GUSTS UP TO 45 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
WAVES AROUND 3 FT. AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE, WAVES AROUND  
6 FT, BUILDING TO 14 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN. PATCHY FOG AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM, DECREASING TO 1 NM OR LESS AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.    
THU
 
SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. WAVES 2 TO  
3 FT. AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE, WAVES AROUND 14 FT, SUBSIDING  
TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING, THEN A  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING  
WITH 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 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
WAVES AROUND 2 FT. AT THE OUTER HARBOR ENTRANCE, WAVES AROUND  
6 FT, SUBSIDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN  
THE EVENING.    
FRI
 
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND  
2 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES  
AROUND 2 FT.    
SAT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.    
SUN
 
SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
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.  
 

 
 
ANZ236-170000-  
NARRAGANSETT BAY-  
716 AM EDT WED OCT 16 2019  
 
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY  
EVENING...  
   
TODAY
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES  
AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.    
TONIGHT
 
SE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. WAVES  
AROUND 5 FT, BUILDING TO 12 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN IN THE  
EVENING, THEN RAIN WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY  
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. SOME TSTMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM, DECREASING TO 1 NM OR LESS AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.    
THU
 
SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. WAVES AROUND  
10 FT, SUBSIDING TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. AT THE BAY ENTRANCE,  
WAVES 11 TO 12 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING, THEN A CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.    
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.  
WAVES AROUND 7 FT, SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. AT THE BAY  
ENTRANCE, WAVES AROUND 9 FT, SUBSIDING TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
FRI
 
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND  
3 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES  
AROUND 2 FT IN THE EVENING, THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS.    
SAT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.   
SUN
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.    
SUN NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS, THEN  
AROUND 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 
SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT, WHICH IS THE  
AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVE  
HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.  
 

 
 
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