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Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF)

Issued by Gray - Portland, ME (GYX)

                            
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Coastal Waters Forecast...UPDATED
National Weather Service Gray ME
1154 PM EST Wed Nov 14 2018

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

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1154 PM EST Wed Nov 14 2018

.Synopsis for Stonington ME to Merrimack River MA out to 25 NM...
High pressure builds over the area tonight and Thursday. The next 
low pressure system will arrive from the southwest on Friday. High 
pressure then moves across the waters late in the weekend before 
another low pressure system potentially affects the waters early next
week. 

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ANZ154-151900-
Coastal Waters from Cape Elizabeth, ME to Merrimack River, MA out
25 NM-
1154 PM EST Wed Nov 14 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY
AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft. 
.WED...NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft, subsiding to 2 to 4 ft
after midnight. 
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming E in the
afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming E
20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt after midnight. Seas around 2 ft,
building to 4 to 6 ft after midnight. Snow or rain. Vsby variable to
less than one quarter NM. 
.FRI...NE winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 45 kt, becoming NW with
gusts up to 35 kt in the afternoon. Seas 7 to 10 ft, building to
9 to 13 ft in the afternoon. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft, subsiding to 5 to 8 ft
after midnight. 
.SAT...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.  

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ANZ152-151900-
Coastal Waters from Port Clyde, ME to Cape Elizabeth, ME out 25 NM-
1154 PM EST Wed Nov 14 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY
AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 45 kt. Seas
6 to 9 ft. 
.WED...NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 45 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt,
diminishing to 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt after midnight.
Seas 5 to 8 ft, subsiding to 2 to 4 ft after midnight. 
.THU...N winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming NE around
5 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft, subsiding to 1 to 2 ft in the
afternoon. 
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming E
15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 40 kt after midnight. Seas 1 to 2 ft,
building to 3 to 5 ft after midnight. Snow in the evening, then rain
and snow after midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 NM, decreasing to variable to
less than one quarter NM after midnight. 
.FRI...NE winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 45 kt, becoming N 15 to
25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt in the afternoon. Seas 6 to 9 ft,
building to 9 to 12 ft in the afternoon. Rain. Vsby variable to less
than one quarter NM, increasing to 1 to 3 NM in the afternoon. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft, subsiding to 6 to 9 ft
after midnight. 
.SAT...W winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around
2 ft.  

$$

ANZ150-151900-
Coastal Waters from Stonington, ME to Port Clyde, ME out 25 NM-
1154 PM EST Wed Nov 14 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY
AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt with gusts up to 45 kt. Seas
6 to 9 ft. 
.WED...NW winds 25 to 35 kt with gusts up to 45 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt,
diminishing to 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt after midnight.
Seas 5 to 8 ft, subsiding to 3 to 5 ft after midnight. 
.THU...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 25 kt in the morning. Seas
2 to 3 ft, subsiding to 1 to 2 ft in the afternoon. 
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming E
20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt after midnight. Seas 1 to 2 ft,
building to 2 to 4 ft after midnight. Snow and rain after midnight.
Vsby variable to less than one quarter NM after midnight. 
.FRI...E winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 45 kt, becoming N 15 to
25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt in the afternoon. Seas 6 to 9 ft,
building to 8 to 11 ft in the afternoon. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 6 to
9 ft. 
.SAT...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
around 2 ft.  

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ANZ153-151900-
Casco Bay-
1154 PM EST Wed Nov 14 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH
FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft. 
.WED...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft, subsiding to 1 to 2 ft after midnight. 
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot
or less. 
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming E
10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt after midnight. Seas 1 to 2 ft,
building to 2 to 3 ft after midnight. Snow likely in the evening,
then snow and rain after midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 NM, decreasing to
variable to less than one quarter NM after midnight. 
.FRI...NE winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft, building to 4 to 7 ft in the afternoon.
Rain and snow. Vsby variable to less than one quarter NM, increasing
to 1 to 3 NM in the afternoon. 
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT...W winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around
2 ft. 
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 

$$

ANZ151-151900-
Penobscot Bay-
1154 PM EST Wed Nov 14 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY
AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft. 
.WED...NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Gusts up to 40 kt, decreasing to
30 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.THU...NW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming N around
5 kt in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming E
15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt after midnight. Seas 1 foot or
less, then 1 to 2 ft after midnight. Snow and rain after midnight.
Vsby variable to less than one quarter NM after midnight. 
.FRI...E winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 40 kt, becoming N with
gusts up to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Rain with snow
likely. Vsby variable to less than one quarter NM, increasing to
1 to 3 NM in the afternoon. 
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. A chance of snow in the evening with vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
1 foot or less. 
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 foot or
less. 
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.  

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