GloucesterTimes.com, Gloucester, MA

January 23, 2013

Marine Weather


Gloucester Daily Times

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

Freezing spray advisory in effect through late tonight.

Gale warning in effect from this afternoon through late tonight.

Today, northwest winds around 20 knots with gusts up to 25 knots increasing to 25 to 30 knots with gusts up to 35 knots in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 7 feet.

Tonight, northwest winds 25 to 30 knots with gusts up to 40 knots. Seas 5 to 8 feet.

Friday, northwest winds 20 to 25 knots, becoming west 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

Friday night, west winds 10 to 15 knots, becoming north with gusts up to 20 knots after midnight. Seas around 2 feet. Chance of snow. Visibility 1 to 3 nautical miles.

Saturday, north winds 15 to 20 knots increasing to 20 to 25 knots in the afternoon. Gusts up to 30 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Patchy fog. Chance of snow. Visibility 1 to 3 nautical miles.

Saturday night, northwest winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts up to 30 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet. Light freezing spray likely.

Sunday, northwest winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts up to 30 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Light freezing spray likely.

Sunday night, northwest winds 15 to 20 knots with gusts up to 25 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

Monday, west winds around 15 knots with gusts up to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

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