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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
947 AM EST Tue Feb 19 2019

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

ANZ100-200500-
947 AM EST Tue Feb 19 2019

.Synopsis for Stonington ME to Merrimack River MA out to 25 NM...
High pressure builds east out of the Great Lakes today and crests
over the Gulf of Maine on Wednesday. A frontal system crosses the
waters on Thursday with southerly winds shifting to west behind the
front. High pressure builds out of the Great Lakes again behind the
front, cresting over the Gulf of Maine on Saturday.

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ANZ154-200500-
Coastal Waters from Cape Elizabeth, ME to Merrimack River, MA out
25 NM-
947 AM EST Tue Feb 19 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft. Light freezing spray. 
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Light freezing spray. 
.WED...NW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming SW 5 to
10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft in the morning, then 1 foot
or less. Light freezing spray in the morning. 
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of snow in the
evening, then snow after midnight. 
.THU...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 4 to 6 ft. Rain, mainly in the morning. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. 
.SAT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. A chance of snow.  

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ANZ152-200500-
Coastal Waters from Port Clyde, ME to Cape Elizabeth, ME out 25 NM-
947 AM EST Tue Feb 19 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. Light freezing spray. 
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Gusts up to 35 kt after midnight.
Seas 2 to 4 ft. Light freezing spray. 
.WED...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt, becoming W 5 to
10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft in the morning, then 1 foot
or less. Light freezing spray in the morning. 
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 25 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of snow after
midnight. 
.THU...SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Rain and snow in the morning, then rain
likely in the afternoon. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. 
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. 
.SAT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. A chance of snow.  

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ANZ150-200500-
Coastal Waters from Stonington, ME to Port Clyde, ME out 25 NM-
947 AM EST Tue Feb 19 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. Light freezing spray. 
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, increasing
to 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 45 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Moderate freezing spray. 
.WED...NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt, becoming W
around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
4 ft. Light freezing spray in the morning. 
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 5 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 25 kt after midnight. Seas 1 to 2 ft, building to 2 to 4 ft
after midnight. Snow likely after midnight. 
.THU...SE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming S 10 to
15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Snow
and rain in the morning, then rain likely in the afternoon. 
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.SAT...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.  

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ANZ153-200500-
Casco Bay-
947 AM EST Tue Feb 19 2019

.REST OF TODAY...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft. Light freezing spray. 
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 to
2 ft. Light freezing spray. 
.WED...NW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming SW
around 5 kt in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less. Light freezing
spray in the morning. 
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less, then around
2 ft after midnight. Snow after midnight. 
.THU...S winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming SW in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Snow and rain in the morning, then a
chance of rain in the afternoon. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.SAT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. A chance of snow.  

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ANZ151-200500-
Penobscot Bay-
947 AM EST Tue Feb 19 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
1 to 2 ft. Light freezing spray. 
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, increasing
to 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt after midnight. Seas 1 to
2 ft. Moderate freezing spray. 
.WED...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt, becoming W 5 to
10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 ft in the morning, then 1 foot
or less. Light freezing spray in the morning. 
.WED NIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming S after midnight. Seas
1 foot or less, then 1 to 2 ft after midnight. A chance of snow
after midnight. 
.THU...SE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming S 5 to
10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Snow with rain likely. 
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 5 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.SAT...W winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.  

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