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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
612 PM EDT Sat Jun 16 2018

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

ANZ100-171215-
612 PM EDT Sat Jun 16 2018

.Synopsis for Stonington ME to Merrimack River MA out to 25 NM...
High pressure drifts into the Gulf of Maine tonight and crests on
Sunday. A southwesterly flow increases on Monday ahead of a cold
front arriving from the northwest. This front will blow through the
Gulf of Maine Monday night with high pressure building out of the
Great Lakes and into southern New England behind it.


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ANZ154-171215-
Coastal Waters from Cape Elizabeth, ME to Merrimack River, MA out
25 NM-
612 PM EDT Sat Jun 16 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft. 
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot
or less. 
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.MON...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
Some tstms may produce gusty winds, heavy rainfall, and frequent
lightning. 
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms. Some tstms may produce gusty winds, heavy rainfall, and
frequent lightning. 
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.WED...SW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.THU...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 foot
or less.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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ANZ152-171215-
Coastal Waters from Port Clyde, ME to Cape Elizabeth, ME out 25 NM-
612 PM EDT Sat Jun 16 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming NW
5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas around 2 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas around
2 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 5 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, increasing to 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft, building to 4 to 7 ft
in the afternoon. A chance of showers and tstms. Some tstms may
produce gusty winds, heavy rainfall, and frequent lightning. 
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt, becoming W
10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 7 ft. A
chance of showers and tstms. Some tstms may produce gusty winds,
heavy rainfall, and frequent lightning. 
.TUE...NW winds around 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft, subsiding to 3 ft in
the afternoon. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 
.WED...SW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.THU...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around
2 ft.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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ANZ150-171215-
Coastal Waters from Stonington, ME to Port Clyde, ME out 25 NM-
612 PM EDT Sat Jun 16 2018

.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming NW
5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming E in the
afternoon. Seas around 2 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 5 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.MON...SW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, increasing to
20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft,
building to 4 to 7 ft in the afternoon. A chance of showers and
tstms. Some tstms may produce gusty winds, heavy rainfall, and
frequent lightning. 
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt, becoming W
10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt after midnight. Seas 5 to 8 ft. A
chance of showers and tstms. Some tstms may produce gusty winds,
heavy rainfall, and frequent lightning. 
.TUE...NW winds around 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft, subsiding to 2 to 4 ft
in the afternoon. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.WED...W winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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ANZ153-171215-
Casco Bay-
612 PM EDT Sat Jun 16 2018

.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Seas
1 foot or less. 
.SUN...NE winds up to 10 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas
1 foot or less. 
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less, then 1 to 2 ft
after midnight. 
.MON...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
Some tstms may produce gusty winds, heavy rainfall, and frequent
lightning. 
.MON NIGHT...SW winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming
W after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
Some tstms may produce gusty winds, heavy rainfall, and frequent
lightning. 
.TUE...NW winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.WED...SW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. 
.THU...E winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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ANZ151-171215-
Penobscot Bay-
612 PM EDT Sat Jun 16 2018

.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas
1 foot or less. 
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas
1 foot or less. 
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.MON...SW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
A chance of showers and tstms. Some tstms may produce gusty winds,
heavy rainfall, and frequent lightning. 
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming W
5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A
chance of showers and tstms. Some tstms may produce gusty winds,
heavy rainfall, and frequent lightning. 
.TUE...NW winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft, subsiding to 1 to 2 ft
in the afternoon. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.WED...W winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. 
.THU...W winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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