GloucesterTimes.com, Gloucester, MA

March 2, 2013

Marine Weather


Gloucester Daily Times

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

Small craft advisory for hazardous seas in effect through this afternoon.

Today@text5:, northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 5 to 10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 feet. Chance of rain and snow showers.

Tonight@text5:, west winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Patchy fog. A chance of rain and snow showers. Visibility 1 to 3 nautical miles.

Sunday@text5:, northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Chance of rain and snow showers. Visibility 1 to 3 nautical miles.

Sunday night@text5:, northwest winds 10 to 15 knots with gusts up to 20 knots. Seas around 2 feet.

Monday@text5:, northwest winds 15 to 20 knots...Increasing to 20 to 25 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

Monday night@text5:, north winds 20 to 25 knots diminishing to 15 to 20 knots after midnight. Gusts up to 30 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

Tuesday@text5:, north winds 15 to 20 knots with gusts up to 25 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

Tuesday night@text5:, north winds 15 to 20 knots with gusts up to 25 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Chance of showers.

Wednesday@text5:, north winds 25 to 30 knots with gusts up to 35 knots. Seas 5 to 8 feet. Chance of rain and snow. Visibility 1 to 3 nautical miles.

Wednesday night@text5:, north winds 25 to 30 knots with gusts up to 40 knots. Seas 10 to 15 feet. Chance of snow and rain. Visibility 1 to 3 nautical miles.