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Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF)

Issued by Caribou, ME (CAR)

                            
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Coastal Waters Forecast for Maine
National Weather Service Caribou ME
632 PM EST Fri Feb 16 2018

ANZ005-171230-
632 PM EST Fri Feb 16 2018

.Synopsis for Eastport ME to Stonington ME Out 25 NM...
High pres will build in from the W tonight and crest over the waters
on Sat. A small area of low pres will track well S of the  waters
late Sat night into Sun morning.   

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ANZ050-171230-
Coastal Waters from Eastport, ME to Schoodic Point, ME out 25 NM-
632 PM EST Fri Feb 16 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 25 to 30 kt with gusts
to 35 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt...becoming W
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Light freezing spray
in the morning. 
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft...building to 3 to 5 ft after midnight. A chance of
light snow after midnight with VSBY 1 NM or less. 
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NW in the afternoon. Seas
3 to 5 ft. Snow with a chance of rain in the morning...then a
chance of rain in the afternoon. VSBY 1 NM or less...increasing
to 1 to 3 NM in the afternoon. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt...
diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.MON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming S 15 to 20 kt with gusts
up to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft...building to 7 to 9 ft after midnight. Showers likely.
VSBY 1 to 3 NM. 
.TUE...SW winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 9 ft. A chance of showers. 
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming W 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon...then becoming NW in the evening...diminishing to
around 5 kt after midnight. Seas 5 to 8 ft...subsiding to 4 to
6 ft after midnight. A chance of showers...then a chance of rain
and snow showers after midnight. VSBY 1 to 3 NM.  

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ANZ051-171230-
Coastal Waters from Schoodic Point, ME to Stonington, ME out
25 NM-
632 PM EST Fri Feb 16 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt increasing to 25 to 30 
kt with gusts to 35 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...N winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt...becoming W
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft...subsiding to 2 ft
in the afternoon. Light freezing spray in the morning. 
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft...building to 4 to 5 ft after midnight. Snow after
midnight with VSBY 1 NM or less. 
.SUN...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft...subsiding to 3 ft in
the afternoon. Snow with a chance of rain in the morning...then a
chance of rain in the afternoon. VSBY 1 NM or less...increasing
to 1 to 3 NM in the afternoon. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt...
diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.MON...S winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft...building to 5 to 6 ft in the
afternoon. 
.MON NIGHT...SW winds around 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas
6 to 9 ft. Showers likely. VSBY 1 to 3 NM.
.TUE...SW winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 6 to 9 ft. A chance of showers. 
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NW 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft...subsiding to 4 to 6 ft after midnight. A chance of
showers. VSBY 1 to 3 NM after midnight.  

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ANZ052-171230-
Intra Coastal Waters from Schoodic Point, ME to Stonington, ME-
632 PM EST Fri Feb 16 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 25 to 30 kt with
gusts to 35 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt...becoming W
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less. Light freezing
spray in the morning. 
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft. Snow after midnight with VSBY 1 NM or less. 
.SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Snow likely with a chance of rain in
the morning with VSBY 1 NM or less. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt...
diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. Showers likely. VSBY 1 to 3 NM.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers. 
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance
of showers...then a chance of rain and snow showers after
midnight with VSBY 1 to 3 NM.  

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