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

Wednesday, west winds 15 to 20 knots, becoming southwest 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Gusts up to 25 knots. Seas around 5 feet.

Wednesday night, southwest winds 10 to 15 knots, becoming west 15 to 20 knots after midnight. Gusts up to 30 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet.

Thursday, west winds 15 to 20 knots, diminishing to 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Gusts up to 25 knots. Seas around 5 feet, southubsiding to 3 feet in the afternoon.

Thursday night, northwest winds 10 to 15 knots with gusts up to 20 knots. Seas around 3 feet.

Friday, east winds 10 to 15 knots. Gusts up to 20 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Chance of rain in the afternoon.

Friday night, southeast winds 15 to 20 knots, becoming south 20 to 25 knots after midnight. Gusts up to 30 knots. Seas around 9 feet, building to 11 feet after midnight. Rain.

Saturday, southwest winds 15 to 20 knots, becoming w 20 to 25 knots in the afternoon. Gusts up to 35 knots. Seas 8 to 9 feet. Chance of rain in the morning.

Saturday night, northwest winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts up to 35 knots. Seas 7 to 8 feet.

Sunday, northwest winds 15 to 20 knots with gusts up to 25 knots. Seas around 6 ft, southubsiding to 4 feet in the afternoon.

Sunday night, west winds 10 to 15 knots, diminishing to 5 to 10 knots after midnight. Gusts up to 20 knots. Seas around 4 feet.