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Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF)

Issued by Caribou, ME (CAR)

                            
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FZUS51 KCAR 201046
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Coastal Waters Forecast for Maine
National Weather Service Caribou ME
546 AM EST Sun Jan 20 2019

ANZ005-202345-
546 AM EST Sun Jan 20 2019

.Synopsis for Eastport ME to Stonington ME Out 25 NM...
A Noreaster will approach from the SW this morning and cross the 
waters by evening, then exit across the Maritimes Mon. High pres 
will cross the region Tue. Another weaker low pres will move E 
across the region Wed.

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ANZ050-202345-
Coastal Waters from Eastport, ME to Schoodic Point, ME out 25 NM-
546 AM EST Sun Jan 20 2019

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

.TODAY...E winds 25 to 30 kt, diminishing to 20 to 25 kt early
this afternoon, then becoming S late. Gusts up to 40 kt. Seas
7 to 10 ft, building to 9 to 14 ft this afternoon. Freezing spray
early this morning. Snow this morning. Sleet late this morning. 
Rain or freezing rain this afternoon. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...S winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft, subsiding to 8 to
11 ft after midnight. Rain or freezing rain likely in the
evening, then a chance of snow showers or freezing rain or sleet
after midnight. Light freezing spray after midnight. Vsby 1 NM or
less, increasing to 1 to 3 NM after midnight. 
.MON...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 8 to
11 ft. A chance of snow. Light freezing spray. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas
8 to 11 ft, subsiding to 6 to 9 ft after midnight. A chance of
snow showers in the evening. Moderate freezing spray in the
evening with vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.TUE...NW winds 25 to 30 kt, diminishing to 20 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft, subsiding to 5 to
7 ft in the afternoon. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt,
becoming W 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.WED...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt in the
afternoon and evening, then diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft, building to 7 to 10 ft. A chance of
snow in the morning, then rain likely. Snow likely after
midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 NM in the morning, then 1 to 3 NM. 
.THU...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W in the evening, then
increasing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas 5 to 8 ft,
building to 7 to 9 ft after midnight. Rain through the day, then
showers likely in the evening. A chance of rain and snow showers
after midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 NM, then 1 to 3 NM after midnight.  

$$

ANZ051-202345-
Coastal Waters from Schoodic Point, ME to Stonington, ME out
25 NM-
546 AM EST Sun Jan 20 2019

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

.TODAY...E winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming SE 20 to 25 kt early this
afternoon, then becoming S 15 to 20 kt late. Gusts up to 40 kt.
Seas 9 to 12 ft, building to 10 to 15 ft this afternoon. Snow
early this morning, then sleet and freezing rain late this 
morning. Rain this afternoon. Vsby 1 NM or less. 
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas
10 to 15 ft, subsiding to 8 to 13 ft after midnight. Rain or
freezing rain likely in the evening, then a chance of snow
showers or sleet or freezing rain after midnight. Light freezing
spray after midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.MON...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 9 to
12 ft. A chance of snow. Moderate freezing spray. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas
9 to 11 ft, subsiding to 7 to 10 ft after midnight. A chance of
snow showers in the evening. Moderate freezing spray in the
evening with vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.TUE...NW winds 25 to 30 kt, diminishing to 20 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 4 to 7 ft, subsiding to 3 to 4 ft after midnight. 
.WED...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt in the
afternoon and evening, then diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 4 to 7 ft, building to 7 to 10 ft. A chance of
snow in the morning, then rain likely. Vsby 1 to 3 NM in the
morning, then 1 to 3 NM. 
.THU...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W in the evening, then
becoming NW 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas 5 to 8 ft, building
to 7 to 9 ft after midnight. Rain through the day, then showers
likely in the evening. A chance of rain and snow showers after
midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 NM, then 1 to 3 NM after midnight.  

$$

ANZ052-202345-
Intra Coastal Waters from Schoodic Point, ME to Stonington, ME-
546 AM EST Sun Jan 20 2019

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

.TODAY...E winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt, diminishing
to 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt early this afternoon, then
becoming S 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt late. Seas 5 to
8 ft. Freezing spray early this morning. Snow this morning. Sleet
late this morning. Rain or freezing rain this afternoon. Vsby 1 
NM or less. 
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Freezing rain or
sleet likely in the evening, then a chance of snow showers or
sleet likely after midnight. Light freezing spray. Vsby 1 to
3 NM. 
.MON...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 20 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 7 ft. A chance of snow. Moderate freezing
spray. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft. A chance of snow showers in the evening. Moderate
freezing spray in the evening with vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.TUE...NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt, diminishing
to 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt,
becoming W 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas
2 to 4 ft. 
.WED...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft, building to 3 to 5 ft. A chance of snow
in the morning, then rain likely. Snow likely through the night.
Vsby 1 to 3 NM in the morning, then 1 to 3 NM. 
.THU...S winds around 5 kt, becoming E around 5 kt in the
afternoon, then becoming NW in the evening, increasing to 10 to
15 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Rain with snow likely
through the day, then showers likely with a chance of snow
showers through the night. Vsby 1 to 3 NM, then 1 to 3 NM after
midnight.  

$$

VJN/MB