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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
1038 AM EDT Wed Apr 18 2018

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

ANZ100-190445-
1038 AM EDT Wed Apr 18 2018

.Synopsis for Stonington ME to Merrimack River MA out to 25 NM...
Low pressure will gradually weaken over the area through today.
However, another area of low pressure will move in quickly behind it
early Thursday. This low will move south of Cape Cod midday Thursday
and will depart east into the Maritimes by Friday. High pressure
builds in by the end of the weekend.

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ANZ154-190445-
Coastal Waters from Cape Elizabeth, ME to Merrimack River, MA out
25 NM-
1038 AM EDT Wed Apr 18 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt after midnight.
Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers after midnight. 
.THU...S winds around 5 kt, becoming NE 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to
20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Rain.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. Rain likely. 
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
A chance of showers. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
around 2 ft. 
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds around 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.  

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ANZ152-190445-
Coastal Waters from Port Clyde, ME to Cape Elizabeth, ME out 25 NM-
1038 AM EDT Wed Apr 18 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft. 
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. 
.THU...SW winds up to 10 kt, becoming NE with gusts up to 20 kt in
the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Rain.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Rain likely. 
.FRI...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Showers likely, mainly in the morning. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds around 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 
.SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.  

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ANZ150-190445-
Coastal Waters from Stonington, ME to Port Clyde, ME out 25 NM-
1038 AM EDT Wed Apr 18 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft. 
.TONIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E with gusts up to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Rain likely. 
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Rain likely. Vsby 1 to 3 NM in the evening. 
.FRI...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Showers likely, mainly in the morning. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.  

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ANZ153-190445-
Casco Bay-
1038 AM EDT Wed Apr 18 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft. 
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing
to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.THU...S winds around 5 kt, becoming NE around 5 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 ft. Rain likely. 
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less, then around
2 ft after midnight. Rain likely. 
.FRI...N winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
A chance of showers. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.SAT...NW winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 foot or
less. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.  

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ANZ151-190445-
Penobscot Bay-
1038 AM EDT Wed Apr 18 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft. 
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.THU...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas 1 to
2 ft. A chance of rain in the morning, then rain likely in the
afternoon. 
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with
gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 1 foot or less, then 1 to
2 ft after midnight. Rain likely. 
.FRI...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Showers likely, mainly in the morning. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
1 foot or less. A chance of showers in the evening. 
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 foot or
less. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.  

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