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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
1144 PM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018

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

ANZ100-161745-
1144 PM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018

.Synopsis for Stonington ME to Merrimack River MA out to 25 NM...
A cold front will approach the waters tonight...passing south of the
waters by Thursday evening. Low pressure will develop west of the
region late Thursday and move overhead Friday night with high 
pressure building north of the waters for the weekend. 

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ANZ154-161745-
Coastal Waters from Cape Elizabeth, ME to Merrimack River, MA out
25 NM-
1144 PM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018

.OVERNIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 
.THU...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas 1 to
2 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...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 in the morning, then 1 foot or less. A chance of showers in the
morning, then showers likely in the afternoon. 
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. Showers likely. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SAT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 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 15 kt with gusts up to 25 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 3 to 5 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.  

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ANZ152-161745-
Coastal Waters from Port Clyde, ME to Cape Elizabeth, ME out 25 NM-
1144 PM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018

.OVERNIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Areas of fog. 
.THU...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Areas of fog in the
morning with vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.THU NIGHT...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 around
2 ft. A chance of showers in the morning, then showers likely in the
afternoon. 
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Seas
2 to 3 ft, building to 3 to 5 ft after midnight. Showers. Patchy
fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SAT...W winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming N in
the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 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 25 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. Showers likely in the evening. 
.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 3 ft.  

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ANZ150-161745-
Coastal Waters from Stonington, ME to Port Clyde, ME out 25 NM-
1144 PM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018

.OVERNIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A slight chance of
showers and tstms late this evening. Areas of fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM
late this evening. 
.THU...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Areas of fog in the
morning with vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.THU NIGHT...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. A chance of showers in the morning, then showers likely in the
afternoon. 
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Seas
2 to 3 ft, building to 3 to 5 ft after midnight. Showers. Patchy
fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SAT...W winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming N in
the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 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 25 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. Showers likely in the evening. 
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 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 2 to 3 ft.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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ANZ153-161745-
Casco Bay-
1144 PM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018

.OVERNIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. A slight chance of
showers and tstms. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Seas 1 to
2 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance of showers
in the morning, then showers likely in the afternoon. 
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Seas
1 to 2 ft. Showers. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SAT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 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 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. Showers
likely in the evening. 
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 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 to 2 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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ANZ151-161745-
Penobscot Bay-
1144 PM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018

.OVERNIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. A slight chance of
showers and tstms. Areas of fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.THU...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. Areas of fog in the
morning with vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.THU NIGHT...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
morning, then showers likely in the afternoon. 
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Seas
1 foot or less, then 1 to 2 ft after midnight. Showers. Patchy fog.
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. Patchy fog in the morning.
Showers likely. Vsby 1 to 3 NM in the morning. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. Showers
likely in the evening. 
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 foot or
less. 
.SUN NIGHT...E 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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