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Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF)

Issued by Gray - Portland, ME (GYX)

                            
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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Gray ME
317 AM EDT Mon Apr 23 2018

COASTAL WATERS FROM STONINGTON ME TO MERRIMACK RIVER MA OUT TO 25 NM

ANZ100-232130-
317 AM EDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.Synopsis for Stonington ME to Merrimack River MA out to 25 NM...
High pressure crosses southern New England and moves into the Gulf of
Maine today before shifting eastward into the Atlantic tonight. The
next low pressure system will develop over the Carolina coast on
Tuesday, moving north toward New England on Wednesday with a cold
front crossing the Gulf of Maine on Thursday. Brief high pressure
brings quieter weather on Friday before the next frontal system
arrives Saturday.

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ANZ154-232130-
Coastal Waters from Cape Elizabeth, ME to Merrimack River, MA out
25 NM-
317 AM EDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.TODAY...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming S this afternoon. Seas
1 foot or less, then around 2 ft this afternoon. 
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. 
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.WED...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft. Rain. Patchy fog. 
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
A chance of showers. 
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. 
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
5 ft. A chance of showers.  

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ANZ152-232130-
Coastal Waters from Port Clyde, ME to Cape Elizabeth, ME out 25 NM-
317 AM EDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.TODAY...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming S this afternoon. Seas
1 foot or less, then around 2 ft this afternoon. 
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. 
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.WED...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of rain in the morning,
then rain in the afternoon. 
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 4 to 7 ft, building to 6 to 9 ft after midnight.
Rain. Patchy fog. 
.THU...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. A
chance of showers. 
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft. 
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
5 ft. A chance of showers.  

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ANZ150-232130-
Coastal Waters from Stonington, ME to Port Clyde, ME out 25 NM-
317 AM EDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.TODAY...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming SW this afternoon. Seas 1 to
2 ft. 
.TONIGHT...SW winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. 
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.WED...SE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
A chance of rain in the morning, then rain in the afternoon. 
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft, building to 6 to 9 ft after midnight. Rain. Patchy fog. 
.THU...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. A
chance of showers. 
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 6 to
9 ft. 
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of
showers.  

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ANZ153-232130-
Casco Bay-
317 AM EDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.TODAY...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming S this afternoon. Seas
1 foot or less, then 1 to 2 ft this afternoon. 
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 1 to 2 ft, building to 2 to 3 ft in the afternoon. 
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing
to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.WED...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of rain in
the morning, then rain in the afternoon. 
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Rain. Patchy fog.
.THU...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers. 
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers.  

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ANZ151-232130-
Penobscot Bay-
317 AM EDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.TODAY...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming SW this afternoon. Seas
1 foot or less, then 1 to 2 ft this afternoon. 
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.WED...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to
20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less, then 1 to 2 ft in the
afternoon. A chance of rain in the morning, then rain in the
afternoon. 
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. Rain. Patchy fog. 
.THU...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A
chance of showers. 
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. 
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
showers.  

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