...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
701 AM EDT Tue Aug 16 2022
.Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters...
Low pres develops southeast of the Benchmark today and slowly lifts
north on Wed. As the low moves north, expect gusty NNE winds and
rough seas to develop later today and especially Wed. The low will
lift north through Maine on Thu. High pres then builds over the
waters from the west Fri into Sat.
NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.
N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Showers likely.
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. A chance of showers.
W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Fri Through Sat Night
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 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.