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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
619 AM EDT Thu Aug 16 2018

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

ANZ100-170030-
619 AM EDT Thu Aug 16 2018

.Synopsis for Stonington ME to Merrimack River MA out to 25 NM...
A cold front will cross the waters this morning followed by an area
of high pressure late today and tonight. Low pressure will develop 
west of the region then move overhead Friday night...with high 
pressure gradually building north of the waters for the weekend. 

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ANZ154-170030-
Coastal Waters from Cape Elizabeth, ME to Merrimack River, MA out
25 NM-
619 AM EDT Thu Aug 16 2018

.TODAY...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW this afternoon. Seas 1 to
2 ft. 
.TONIGHT...E winds around 5 kt, becoming NE after midnight. Seas
1 foot or less, then 1 to 2 ft after midnight. 
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas 1 to
2 ft, building to 2 to 3 ft in the afternoon. A chance of showers in
the afternoon. Patchy fog in the afternoon with vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. Patchy fog in the evening. Showers likely. Scattered tstms.
Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming N in
the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Scattered showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM in
the morning. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E winds up to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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ANZ152-170030-
Coastal Waters from Port Clyde, ME to Cape Elizabeth, ME out 25 NM-
619 AM EDT Thu Aug 16 2018

.TODAY...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 
.TONIGHT...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming NE after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft. 
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
3 ft. A chance of showers in the afternoon. Patchy fog in the
afternoon with vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. Showers likely. Scattered tstms. Areas of fog in the evening.
Areas of fog after midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
4 ft. Showers likely with scattered tstms in the morning, then
scattered showers in the afternoon. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.MON...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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ANZ150-170030-
Coastal Waters from Stonington, ME to Port Clyde, ME out 25 NM-
619 AM EDT Thu Aug 16 2018

.TODAY...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.TONIGHT...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming NE around 5 kt after
midnight. Seas around 2 ft. 
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas around
2 ft. Patchy fog. A chance of showers in the afternoon. Vsby 1 to
3 NM. 
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. Showers with tstms likely in the evening, then showers likely
with scattered tstms after midnight. Areas of fog in the evening.
Areas of fog after midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
4 ft. Showers likely with scattered tstms. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.MON...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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ANZ153-170030-
Casco Bay-
619 AM EDT Thu Aug 16 2018

.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W this afternoon. Seas 1 to
2 ft. A slight chance of showers this afternoon. 
.TONIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. Showers likely with
a chance of tstms in the afternoon. Patchy fog in the afternoon with
vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less, then around
2 ft after midnight. Showers likely. Scattered tstms. Areas of fog
in the evening. Areas of fog after midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SAT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
3 ft. Showers likely with scattered tstms in the morning, then
scattered showers in the afternoon. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.MON...E winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.MON NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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ANZ151-170030-
Penobscot Bay-
619 AM EDT Thu Aug 16 2018

.TODAY...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. Patchy fog this morning
with vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.TONIGHT...NW winds up to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas
1 to 2 ft. 
.FRI...E winds around 5 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas 1 to
2 ft in the morning, then 1 foot or less. A chance of showers in the
afternoon. 
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S with gusts up to 20 kt
after midnight. Seas 1 foot or less. Tstms likely. Showers. Areas of
fog in the evening. Areas of fog after midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SAT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N in the afternoon. Seas 1 to
2 ft in the morning, then 1 foot or less. Showers likely with
scattered tstms. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 foot or
less. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.MON...E winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.MON NIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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