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Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF)

Issued by Caribou, ME (CAR)

                            
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FZUS51 KCAR 160509
CWFCAR

Coastal Waters Forecast for Maine
National Weather Service Caribou ME
1209 AM EST Fri Feb 16 2018

ANZ005-161815-
1209 AM EST Fri Feb 16 2018

.Synopsis for Eastport ME to Stonington ME Out 25 NM...
Low pres will track N of the area tonight. A cold front will cross
the region on Fri. High pres will build in from the W Fri night and
crest over the waters on Sat. Low pres will track S of the waters
late Sat night into Sun morning.            

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ANZ050-161815-
Coastal Waters from Eastport, ME to Schoodic Point, ME out 25 NM-
1209 AM EST Fri Feb 16 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY
MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog. Isolated showers...then scattered
showers late. VSBY 1 NM or less...increasing to 1 to 3 NM late. 
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Scattered showers.
VSBY 1 to 3 NM. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts to 35 
kt...diminishing to 20 to 25 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
Light freezing spray after midnight. 
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 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 30 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft. Light snow likely after midnight with VSBY 1 to 3 NM. 
.SUN...E winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming NW 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Light snow likely in the morning with
VSBY 1 to 3 NM. 
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.MON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft. Showers likely through the night. 
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. A chance of showers.
VSBY 1 to 3 NM after midnight.  

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ANZ051-161815-
Coastal Waters from Schoodic Point, ME to Stonington, ME out
25 NM-
1209 AM EST Fri Feb 16 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY
MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.
Seas around 4 ft. Patchy fog. Scattered showers. VSBY 1 NM or
less...increasing to 1 to 3 NM late. 
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Scattered showers. VSBY 1 to 3 NM in
the afternoon. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft. Light freezing spray after midnight. 
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 35 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 30 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft...building to 4 ft after midnight. Light snow likely
after midnight with VSBY 1 to 3 NM. 
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NW in the afternoon. Gusts
up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Light snow likely in the morning
with VSBY 1 to 3 NM. 
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt
after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.MON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft...building to 5 to 7 ft. Showers likely through the
night. 
.TUE...SW winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 6 to 8 ft. A chance of showers.  

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ANZ052-161815-
Intra Coastal Waters from Schoodic Point, ME to Stonington, ME-
1209 AM EST Fri Feb 16 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY
MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to
10 kt late. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Patchy fog. Isolated rain and snow
showers...then scattered rain and snow showers late. VSBY 1 NM or
less...increasing to 1 to 3 NM late. 
.FRI...N winds around 5 kt...becoming NW 10 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Scattered rain and
snow showers. VSBY 1 to 3 NM. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft. Light freezing spray after midnight. 
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt...becoming W 5
to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft 
in the morning...then 1 foot or less. Light freezing spray in the 
morning. 
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft. Light snow likely after midnight with VSBY 1 to 3 NM. 
.SUN...E winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming W 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Light snow likely in the morning with
VSBY 1 to 3 NM. 
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SW after midnight.
Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.MON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Showers likely
through the night. 
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.  

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