GloucesterTimes.com, Gloucester, MA

January 4, 2013

Marine Weather


Gloucester Daily Times

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

Small craft advisory in through this afternoon.

Gale watch in effect from this evening through Saturday morning.

Today, west winds 15 to 20 knots, increasing to 20 to 25 knots in the afternoon. Gusts up to 30 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

Tonight, west winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts up to 35 knots. Seas 4 to 7 feet.

Saturday, west winds 20 to 25 knots, becoming northwest 15 to 20 knots in the afternoon. Gusts up to 35 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.

Saturday night, northwest winds 10 to 15 knots with gusts up to 20 knots, becoming west 5 to 10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

Sunday, west winds 10 to 15 knots with gusts up to 25 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Chance of snow showers. Visibility 1 to 3 nautical miles.

Sunday night, west winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest after midnight. Gusts up to 25 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Chance of snow showers. Visibility 1 to 3 nautical miles.

Monday, north winds 15 to 20 knots with gusts up to 25 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Chance of snow showers. Visibility 1 to 3 nautical miles.

Monday night, west winds 15 to 20 knots with gusts up to 25 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

Tuesday, west winds 15 to 20 knots with gusts up to 25 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

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