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Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF)

Issued by Caribou, ME (CAR)

                            
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FZUS51 KCAR 200543
CWFCAR

Coastal Waters Forecast for Maine
National Weather Service Caribou ME
1243 AM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

ANZ005-201815-
1243 AM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

.Synopsis for Eastport ME to Stonington ME Out 25 NM...
High pres will remain SE of the waters through Wed. A cold front
will cross the waters Wed night. Cooler high pres will build in from
the W on Thu and crest over the waters Fri morning.       

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ANZ050-201815-
Coastal Waters from Eastport, ME to Schoodic Point, ME out 25 NM-
1243 AM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EST EARLY THIS
MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to
15 kt late. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Rain likely...then
a chance of rain late. Patchy fog. VSBY 1 to 3 NM. 
.TUE...W winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming SW 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Patchy fog in the morning. Rain 
likely...mainly in the morning with VSBY 1 to 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SW 10 to 15 kt with
gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of
rain. Areas of fog. VSBY 1 NM or less. 
.WED...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft. Areas of fog. VSBY 1 NM or less. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming NW after midnight.
Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.THU...N winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft...subsiding to 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI...E winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming S 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon...then becoming SW 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft in the
morning...then 1 foot or less... then 2 to 3 ft in the evening...
building to 3 to 5 ft. Rain likely through the night.  

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ANZ051-201815-
Coastal Waters from Schoodic Point, ME to Stonington, ME out
25 NM-
1243 AM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EST EARLY THIS
MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to
15 kt late. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Rain likely...then
a chance of rain late. Patchy fog. VSBY 1 to 3 NM. 
.TUE...W winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon.  Seas 4 to 7 ft. Patchy fog in the morning. A chance 
of rain. VSBY 1 to 3 NM in the morning. 
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt with
gusts up to 25 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of
rain in the evening. Areas of fog. VSBY 1 NM or less. 
.WED...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft. Areas of fog. VSBY 1 NM or less. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming NW after midnight.
Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.THU...N winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft after midnight. 
.FRI...E winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming SE in the afternoon...then
becoming SW 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft...building to 4 to 5 ft
after midnight. A chance of snow showers in the afternoon. Rain
likely in the evening...then a chance of rain after midnight.
VSBY 1 to 3 NM in the afternoon.  

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ANZ052-201815-
Intra Coastal Waters from Schoodic Point, ME to Stonington, ME-
1243 AM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EST EARLY THIS
MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to
10 kt late. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Rain likely...then
a chance of rain late. Patchy fog. VSBY 1 to 3 NM. 
.TUE...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt... becoming S
around 5 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog in the
morning. Rain likely...mainly in the morning with VSBY 1 to 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt...becoming SW 10 to 15 kt with
gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of
rain in the evening. Areas of fog. VSBY 1 NM or less. 
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Areas of fog. VSBY 1 NM or less. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NW after midnight.
Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft...then around 1 foot.
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming S in the afternoon...then
becoming SW 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 1 foot...then 2 to 3 ft. A 
chance of snow showers in the afternoon. A chance of rain through 
the night. VSBY 1 to 3 NM in the afternoon. 

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