...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
1016 AM EST Wed Nov 21 2018
.Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters...
Arctic high pressure builds across the region today through
Saturday. North to Northwest Gales develop just after sunset and
persist through Thursday night along with very cold temperatures.
Arctic sea smoke is possible during this time. High pressure
builds over the waters later Fri into Sat yielding light winds and
not as cold conditions. A fast moving low tracks south of New
England Sunday morning followed by weak high pressure Sunday
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.
SW winds around 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Isolated showers.
NW winds 25 to 30 kt, diminishing to 20 to 25 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
NW winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
SW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
SE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Rain.
W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of rain.
N winds 5 to 10 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.