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Gale Warning
Issued: 8:33 PM Feb. 27, 2024 – National Weather Service
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 7 PM
EST THURSDAY...

* WHAT...Southwest winds 30 to 40 kt with gusts up to 50 kt and
seas 11 to 16 feet expected.

* WHERE...In Massachusetts coastal waters, Coastal waters from
Provincetown MA to Chatham MA to Nantucket MA out 20 nm and
Coastal Waters extending out to 25 nm South of Marthas
Vineyard and Nantucket. In Rhode Island coastal waters,
Coastal Waters from Montauk NY to Marthas Vineyard extending
out to 20 nm South of Block Island.

* WHEN...From midnight tonight to 7 PM EST Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds will cause hazardous seas which could
capsize or damage vessels and reduce visibility.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Mariners should alter plans to avoid these hazardous conditions.
Remain in port, seek safe harbor, alter course, and/or secure the
vessel for severe conditions.

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Wind Advisory
Issued: 8:22 PM Feb. 27, 2024 – National Weather Service
...WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM WEDNESDAY TO 7 AM EST
THURSDAY...

* WHAT...Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph
expected. Winds shift to the west northwest Wednesday night
with speeds of 20 to 30 mph and gusts up to 50 mph.

* WHERE...In Connecticut, Tolland and Windham Counties. In
Massachusetts, Eastern Essex, Western Norfolk, Southeast
Middlesex and Suffolk Counties. In Rhode Island, Northwest
Providence County.

* WHEN...From 1 PM Wednesday to 7 AM EST Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects.
Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may
result.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high
profile vehicle. Secure outdoor objects.

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