...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
1037 AM EDT Tue Oct 15 2019
.Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters...
High pres builds over the waters today. A gale center develops
rapidly off the NJ coast Wed evening and then tracks across RI and
eastern MA Wed night then across NH/ME Thursday. Strong E to SE
winds will develop ahead of the storm followed by strong WNW
winds Thu. 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.
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
S winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
SE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less.
SE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming E 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 40 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Rain likely in the evening, then rain after midnight. Patchy fog after midnight with vsby 1 nm or less.
SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas around 6 ft. A chance of rain. Patchy fog in the morning with vsby 1 nm or less.
W winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas around 5 ft.
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
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.
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 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.