GloucesterTimes.com, Gloucester, MA

October 17, 2012

Marine weather


Gloucester Daily Times

---- — Coastal waters east of Ipswich Bay and the Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary:

Small craft advisory in effect through Thursday morning.

Today, northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

Tonight, south winds around 5 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

Thursday, south winds 5 to 10 knots, becoming southeast 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

Thursday night, southeast winds 10 to 15 knots with gusts up to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.

Friday, southeast winds 15 to 20 knots with gusts up to 25 knots. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Showers likely. Visibility 1 to 3 nautical miles.

Friday night, southeast winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts up to 30 knots, becoming south around 15 knots with gusts up to 20 knots after midnight. Seas 6 to 9 feet. Showers likely. Visibility 1 to 3 nautical miles.

Saturday, south winds 10 to 15 knots with gusts up to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 7 feet. Chance of showers.

Saturday night, west winds 10 to 15 knots with gusts up to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.

Sunday, west winds 10 to 15 knots with gusts up to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

Sunday night, west winds 10 to 15 knots with gusts up to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.