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WHUS71 KBOX 160816  
MWWBOX  
 
URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BOSTON/NORTON MA  
416 AM EDT WED OCT 16 2019  
 
ANZ250-161630-  
/O.CAN.KBOX.GL.W.0037.191017T0200Z-191018T1000Z/  
/O.NEW.KBOX.SR.A.0005.191017T0200Z-191017T1000Z/  
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK  
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-  
416 AM EDT WED OCT 16 2019  
   
..STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT
 
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BOSTON/NORTON HAS ISSUED A STORM  
WATCH, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT.  
THE GALE WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.  
 
* WINDS AND SEAS...SOUTHWEST WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO  
50 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FEET.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A STORM WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF STORM FORCE WINDS OF  
48 TO 63 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED, BUT THE SPECIFIC  
TIMING AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO  
PROVIDE ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO  
CONSIDER ALTERING THEIR PLANS.  
 

 
 

 
 
ANZ251-161630-  
/O.NEW.KBOX.SR.A.0005.191017T0200Z-191017T1000Z/  
/O.CAN.KBOX.GL.W.0037.191017T0400Z-191018T0500Z/  
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-  
416 AM EDT WED OCT 16 2019  
   
..STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT
 
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BOSTON/NORTON HAS ISSUED A STORM  
WATCH, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT.  
THE GALE WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.  
 
* WINDS AND SEAS...SOUTHWEST WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO  
50 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FEET.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A STORM WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF STORM FORCE WINDS OF  
48 TO 63 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED, BUT THE SPECIFIC  
TIMING AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO  
PROVIDE ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO  
CONSIDER ALTERING THEIR PLANS.  
 

 
 

 
 
ANZ232-233-161630-  
/O.CAN.KBOX.GL.W.0037.191017T0200Z-191018T0800Z/  
/O.NEW.KBOX.SR.A.0006.191017T1100Z-191017T2100Z/  
NANTUCKET SOUND-VINEYARD SOUND-  
416 AM EDT WED OCT 16 2019  
 
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY  
AFTERNOON...  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BOSTON/NORTON HAS ISSUED A STORM  
WATCH, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY  
AFTERNOON. THE GALE WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.  
 
* WINDS AND SEAS...SOUTHWEST WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO  
50 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A STORM WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF STORM FORCE WINDS OF  
48 TO 63 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED, BUT THE SPECIFIC  
TIMING AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO  
PROVIDE ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO  
CONSIDER ALTERING THEIR PLANS.  
 

 
 

 
 
ANZ254-161630-  
/O.CAN.KBOX.GL.W.0037.191017T0200Z-191018T1000Z/  
/O.NEW.KBOX.SR.A.0006.191017T1100Z-191017T2100Z/  
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA  
OUT 20 NM-  
416 AM EDT WED OCT 16 2019  
 
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY  
AFTERNOON...  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BOSTON/NORTON HAS ISSUED A STORM  
WATCH, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY  
AFTERNOON. THE GALE WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.  
 
* WINDS AND SEAS...SOUTHWEST WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO  
50 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FEET.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A STORM WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF STORM FORCE WINDS OF  
48 TO 63 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED, BUT THE SPECIFIC  
TIMING AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO  
PROVIDE ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO  
CONSIDER ALTERING THEIR PLANS.  
 

 
 

 
 
ANZ255-161630-  
/O.CAN.KBOX.GL.W.0037.191016T2300Z-191018T1000Z/  
/O.NEW.KBOX.SR.A.0006.191017T1100Z-191017T2100Z/  
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD  
AND NANTUCKET-  
416 AM EDT WED OCT 16 2019  
 
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY  
AFTERNOON...  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BOSTON/NORTON HAS ISSUED A STORM  
WATCH, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY  
AFTERNOON. THE GALE WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.  
 
* WINDS AND SEAS...SOUTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO  
50 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FEET.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A STORM WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF STORM FORCE WINDS OF  
48 TO 63 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED, BUT THE SPECIFIC  
TIMING AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO  
PROVIDE ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO  
CONSIDER ALTERING THEIR PLANS.  
 

 
 

 
 
ANZ231-161630-  
/O.EXT.KBOX.GL.W.0037.191017T0300Z-191018T0000Z/  
CAPE COD BAY-  
416 AM EDT WED OCT 16 2019  
 
...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 8 PM EDT  
THURSDAY...  
 
* WINDS AND SEAS...SOUTHWEST WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO  
50 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR  
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES  
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY  
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE  
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.  
 

 
 

 
 
ANZ256-161630-  
/O.CON.KBOX.GL.W.0037.191016T2300Z-191018T1000Z/  
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT  
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-  
416 AM EDT WED OCT 16 2019  
 
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 AM  
EDT FRIDAY...  
 
* WINDS AND SEAS...WEST WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50  
KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FEET.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR  
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES  
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY  
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE  
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.  
 

 
 

 
 
ANZ235-237-161630-  
/O.CON.KBOX.GL.W.0037.191016T2300Z-191018T0800Z/  
RHODE ISLAND SOUND-BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-  
416 AM EDT WED OCT 16 2019  
 
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 4 AM  
EDT FRIDAY...  
 
* WINDS AND SEAS...WEST WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50  
KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FEET.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR  
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES  
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY  
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE  
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.  
 

 
 

 
 
ANZ234-161630-  
/O.CON.KBOX.GL.W.0037.191017T0200Z-191018T0800Z/  
BUZZARDS BAY-  
416 AM EDT WED OCT 16 2019  
 
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 4 AM  
EDT FRIDAY...  
 
* WINDS AND SEAS...SOUTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO  
50 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR  
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES  
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY  
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE  
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.  
 

 
 

 
 
ANZ236-161630-  
/O.CON.KBOX.GL.W.0037.191017T0400Z-191018T0000Z/  
NARRAGANSETT BAY-  
416 AM EDT WED OCT 16 2019  
 
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 8 PM  
EDT THURSDAY...  
 
* WINDS AND SEAS...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO  
45 KT. WAVES 7 TO 10 FEET.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR  
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES  
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY  
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE  
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.  
 

 
 

 
 
ANZ230-161630-  
/O.CON.KBOX.GL.W.0037.191017T0500Z-191018T0000Z/  
BOSTON HARBOR-  
416 AM EDT WED OCT 16 2019  
 
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 8 PM EDT  
THURSDAY...  
 
* WINDS AND SEAS...SOUTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO  
50 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR  
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES  
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY  
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE  
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.  
 

 
 

 
 
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