...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...
337 AM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018
.Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters...
A cold front will approach the waters this afternoon with a
chance for showers, then will cross the waters tonight. SW winds
up to gale force are possible ahead of the front, with NW gales
behind it. Another front will push across the waters late Wed,
followed by high pres on Thu. The high will build S of 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.
SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming S 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt this afternoon. Seas around 2 ft, building to 5 ft this afternoon. A chance of showers this morning, then showers likely this afternoon. Patchy fog this afternoon with vsby 1 to 3 nm.
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 25 to 30 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 40 kt. Seas around 6 ft, building to 8 ft after midnight. Showers. Patchy fog in the evening with vsby 1 to 3 nm.
W winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas around 9 ft, subsiding to 6 ft in the afternoon.
W winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around 4 ft.
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 20 to 25 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas around 7 ft.
NW winds 25 to 30 kt, diminishing to 20 to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas around 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.