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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
1132 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

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

ANZ100-211845-
1132 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

.Synopsis for Stonington ME to Merrimack River MA out to 25 NM... 
A warm front will lift north through the waters tonight...shifting 
winds to southwesterly. This will continue through Wednesday before a
cold front will cross the area Wednesday evening and stall south of 
the waters Thursday. High pressure crosses the waters on Friday, 
followed by weak low pressure Friday night. High pressure builds 
north of the waters Saturday.

$$

ANZ154-211845-
Coastal Waters from Cape Elizabeth, ME to Merrimack River, MA out
25 NM-
1132 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM EST WEDNESDAY THROUGH
LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt with
gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Widespread dense fog. Vsby
Variable to less than one quarter nm. 
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Areas of fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of rain and
snow showers in the afternoon. 
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance of
snow and rain showers in the evening. 
.FRI...E winds around 10 kt, becoming SE with gusts up to 20 kt in
the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less, then around 2 ft in the
afternoon. A chance of rain in the afternoon. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. Rain likely. 
.SAT...W winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around
2 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. 
.SUN...E winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 6 to
9 ft. Rain. 

$$

ANZ152-211845-
Coastal Waters from Port Clyde, ME to Cape Elizabeth, ME out 25 NM-
1132 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM EST WEDNESDAY THROUGH
LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt with
gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft, building to 3 to 5 ft. Widespread
dense fog. Vsby Variable to less than one quarter nm. 
.WED...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Areas of fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, diminishing to
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.FRI...E winds around 10 kt, becoming SE with gusts up to 20 kt in
the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less, then around 2 ft in the
afternoon. A chance of rain in the afternoon. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. Rain likely. 
.SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. 
.SUN...E winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
Rain likely. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 8 to
11 ft. Rain likely.  

$$

ANZ150-211845-
Coastal Waters from Stonington, ME to Port Clyde, ME out 25 NM-
1132 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM EST WEDNESDAY THROUGH
LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt with
gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft, building to 3 to 5 ft. Widespread
dense fog. Vsby Variable to less than one quarter nm. 
.WED...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
Areas of fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N after midnight. Gusts
up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, diminishing to
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less, then 1 to 2 ft
after midnight. 
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to
20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less, then around 2 ft in the
afternoon. 
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Rain likely. 
.SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. 
.SUN...E winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
Rain likely. 
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 8 to
11 ft. Rain likely.  

$$

ANZ153-211845-
Casco Bay-
1132 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. Widespread
dense fog. Vsby Variable to less than one quarter nm. 
.WED...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 2 to 3 ft. Areas of fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds around 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Gusts
up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.THU...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft in the morning, then
1 foot or less. 
.THU NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE with gusts up to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance of rain and snow in the
afternoon. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
around 2 ft. Rain likely. 
.SAT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 to
2 ft. 
.SUN...E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. Rain. 

$$

ANZ151-211845-
Penobscot Bay-
1132 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM EST WEDNESDAY THROUGH
LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. A slight
chance of showers late this evening. Widespread dense fog. Vsby
Variable to less than one quarter nm. 
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Areas of fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.THU...N winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming 5 to
10 kt in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft in the morning, then 1 foot
or less. 
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE with gusts up to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. Rain likely. 
.SAT...W winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 foot or
less. 
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 foot
or less. 
.SUN...E winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
Rain and snow likely. 
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Rain and snow likely.  

$$