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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
1044 PM EDT Wed Sep 19 2018

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

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1044 PM EDT Wed Sep 19 2018

.Synopsis for Stonington ME to Merrimack River MA out to 25 NM...
A north to northeast flow is expected tonight with high pressure 
sliding eastward across the Gulf of Saint Lawrence. Winds turn 
onshore again Thursday into Friday, with the next cold front arriving
from the northwest Friday night. High pressure builds across the 
waters over the weekend.

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ANZ154-201645-
Coastal Waters from Cape Elizabeth, ME to Merrimack River, MA out
25 NM-
1044 PM EDT Wed Sep 19 2018

.OVERNIGHT...NE winds around 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.FRI...S winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, increasing to
15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 35 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. A chance of showers. 
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming N
around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 to
6 ft, subsiding to 2 to 4 ft in the afternoon. A chance of showers
in the morning. 
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 
.SUN...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 5 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 3 to 5 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.  

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Coastal Waters from Port Clyde, ME to Cape Elizabeth, ME out 25 NM-
1044 PM EDT Wed Sep 19 2018

.OVERNIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI...S winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, increasing to
15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 35 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. A chance of showers. 
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt in the morning. Seas
4 to 7 ft, subsiding to 3 to 5 ft in the afternoon. A chance of
showers in the morning, then scattered showers in the afternoon. 
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 
.SUN...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.  

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ANZ150-201645-
Coastal Waters from Stonington, ME to Port Clyde, ME out 25 NM-
1044 PM EDT Wed Sep 19 2018

.OVERNIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft. 
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.FRI...SE winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming S 15 to
20 kt with gusts up to 35 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Scattered showers in the morning. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 6 to 
9 ft. A chance of showers in the evening, then showers likely with a 
chance of tstms after midnight. 
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 35 kt in the morning. Seas
5 to 8 ft, subsiding to 3 to 5 ft in the afternoon. A chance of
showers in the morning, then scattered showers in the afternoon. 
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.SUN...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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Casco Bay-
1044 PM EDT Wed Sep 19 2018

.OVERNIGHT...NE winds around 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas 1 to
2 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less, then 1 to
2 ft after midnight. 
.FRI...S winds up to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, increasing to
10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 ft,
building to 2 to 3 ft in the afternoon. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. A chance of showers in the evening, then showers likely with a
chance of tstms after midnight. 
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming N 5 to
10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers in the
morning. 
.SAT NIGHT...N winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft in the evening,
then 1 foot or less. 
.SUN...NW winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.SUN NIGHT...N 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 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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Penobscot Bay-
1044 PM EDT Wed Sep 19 2018

.OVERNIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
1 foot or less. 
.THU...NE winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming E 5 to
10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.THU NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.FRI...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to
30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less, then 2 to 3 ft in the
afternoon. Scattered showers. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. A chance of showers in the evening, then showers likely with a
chance of tstms after midnight. 
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, diminishing to
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft, subsiding to 1 to 2 ft
in the afternoon. A chance of showers in the morning. 
.SAT NIGHT...N winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.SUN...W winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 foot
or less. 
.MON...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.MON NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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