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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
600 AM EDT Thu Oct 18 2018

ANZ005-182215-
600 AM EDT Thu Oct 18 2018

.Synopsis for Eastport ME to Stonington ME Out 25 NM...
A strong NW flow will continue though today as high pressure 
builds across the waters then moves E Fri. A cold front will 
approach Sat then cross the waters Sat night. High pressure will 
build toward the region Sun.

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ANZ050-182215-
Coastal Waters from Eastport, ME to Schoodic Point, ME out 25 NM-
600 AM EDT Thu Oct 18 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 4 to 7
ft. 
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft, building to 4 to 6 ft after midnight. 
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.MON...W winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.  

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ANZ051-182215-
Coastal Waters from Schoodic Point, ME to Stonington, ME out
25 NM-
600 AM EDT Thu Oct 18 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 4 to 8
ft. 
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt
after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft, building to 5 to 8 ft after
midnight. 
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 6 to
8 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft, subsiding to 5 ft after
midnight. 
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.MON...W winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. A chance of rain after midnight.  

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ANZ052-182215-
Intra Coastal Waters from Schoodic Point, ME to Stonington, ME-
600 AM EDT Thu Oct 18 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt,
diminishing to 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt after midnight.
Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft, subsiding to 1 to
2 ft in the afternoon. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft. 
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas
2 to 4 ft. 
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.MON...W winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. A chance of rain after midnight.  

$$

VJN/MB