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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
317 PM EDT Fri Aug 17 2018

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

ANZ100-180930-
317 PM EDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.Synopsis for Stonington ME to Merrimack River MA out to 25 NM...
A warm front will cross the region tonight as low pressure 
moves through northern Maine. The low will shift east into the 
maritimes Saturday with a trailing cold front pushing offshore 
by evening. High pressure will build in from the northeast 
Saturday night through Sunday and then hold over the region 
Monday and Tuesday. Low pressure will move in from the west 
Tuesday night and Wednesday. High pressure will build in from 
the west Wednesday night and Thursday. 

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ANZ154-180930-
Coastal Waters from Cape Elizabeth, ME to Merrimack River, MA out
25 NM-
317 PM EDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Showers and tstms likely this evening, 
then showers with isolated tstms after midnight. Patchy fog. Some 
tstms may produce gusty winds and heavy rainfall this evening. Some 
tstms may produce heavy rainfall after midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.

.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to
10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog in the morning.
Showers likely. Vsby 1 to 3 NM in the morning. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Showers likely, mainly
in the evening. 
.SUN...NE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. A chance of showers after midnight. 
.MON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
A chance of showers. 
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.TUE...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around
3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.WED...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A
chance of showers and tstms. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds around 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ152-180930-
Coastal Waters from Port Clyde, ME to Cape Elizabeth, ME out 25 NM-
317 PM EDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Showers and tstms likely this evening,
then showers with isolated tstms after midnight. Patchy fog. Some
tstms may produce gusty winds and heavy rainfall this evening. Some
tstms may produce heavy rainfall after midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog in the
morning. Showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM in the morning. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Showers likely in the
evening. 
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
A chance of showers in the morning. 
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.TUE...E winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms. 
.WED...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A
chance of showers and tstms. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ150-180930-
Coastal Waters from Stonington, ME to Port Clyde, ME out 25 NM-
317 PM EDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Showers likely with a chance of tstms this
evening, then showers with isolated tstms after midnight. Patchy
fog. Some tstms may produce gusty winds and heavy rainfall this
evening. Some tstms may produce heavy rainfall after midnight. Vsby
1 to 3 NM. 
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog in the morning.
Showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM in the morning. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. Showers in the evening. 
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
A chance of showers. 
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.TUE...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.WED...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A
chance of showers and tstms. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ153-180930-
Casco Bay-
317 PM EDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 1 foot or less, then around 2 ft after midnight.
Showers. Tstms likely, mainly this evening. Patchy fog. Some tstms
may produce gusty winds and heavy rainfall this evening. Some tstms
may produce heavy rainfall after midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N with gusts up to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Patchy fog in the morning. Showers
likely. Vsby 1 to 3 NM in the morning. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 to
2 ft. Showers likely in the evening. 
.SUN...NE winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft in the evening,
then 1 foot or less. 
.MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less, then 2 to 3 ft in
the afternoon. 
.MON NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft, subsiding to 1 to
2 ft after midnight. 
.TUE...E winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms. 
.WED...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ151-180930-
Penobscot Bay-
317 PM EDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 1 foot or less, then 1 to 2 ft after midnight.
Showers likely with a chance of tstms this evening, then showers
with isolated tstms after midnight. Patchy fog. Some tstms may
produce gusty winds and heavy rainfall this evening. Some tstms may
produce heavy rainfall after midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW in the afternoon. Seas 1 to
2 ft in the morning, then 1 foot or less. Patchy fog in the morning.
Showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM in the morning. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
1 foot or less. Showers in the evening. 
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing to
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.MON NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.TUE...E winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.WED...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 foot or
less. A chance of showers and tstms. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$