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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
330 PM EDT Mon Sep 17 2018

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

ANZ100-180930-
330 PM EDT Mon Sep 17 2018

.Synopsis for Stonington ME to Merrimack River MA out to 25 NM...
Low pressure will move across southern New England and into the Gulf
of Maine Tuesday with a cold front dropping down from the north
behind it. Some heavy rain will be possible just north of the low
pressure, and likely staying south of Cape Elizabeth. A north to 
northeast flow is expected on Wednesday 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.

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ANZ154-180930-
Coastal Waters from Cape Elizabeth, ME to Merrimack River, MA out
25 NM-
330 PM EDT Mon Sep 17 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. A chance of rain after midnight. 
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming SE 5 to
10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers in
the evening. 
.WED...NE winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming E 5 to
10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI...S winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. A chance of showers. 
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around
2 ft.  

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ANZ152-180930-
Coastal Waters from Port Clyde, ME to Cape Elizabeth, ME out 25 NM-
330 PM EDT Mon Sep 17 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. A chance of rain after midnight. 
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming S 5 to
10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Rain likely. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft, building to 3 to 5 ft
after midnight. Scattered showers in the evening. 
.WED...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt in the morning. Seas
4 to 6 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.THU...NE winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming E 5 to
10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt with gusts up
to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft. A chance of showers. 
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A
chance of showers. 
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 foot
or less.  

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ANZ150-180930-
Coastal Waters from Stonington, ME to Port Clyde, ME out 25 NM-
330 PM EDT Mon Sep 17 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds around 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM
in the afternoon. 
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft, building to 3 to 5 ft
after midnight. Scattered showers. 
.WED...NE winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft, subsiding to 3 to 5 ft
in the afternoon. 
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming E 5 to
10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt with gusts up
to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...S winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft. A chance of showers. 
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
A chance of showers. 
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 to
2 ft.  

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ANZ153-180930-
Casco Bay-
330 PM EDT Mon Sep 17 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. A chance of rain after midnight. 
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming S 5 to
10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain. 
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Scattered showers. 
.WED...NE winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming 5 to
10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.THU...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas 1 to
2 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
showers. 
.FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. A chance of showers. 
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...N winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.  

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ANZ151-180930-
Penobscot Bay-
330 PM EDT Mon Sep 17 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. 
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain in the afternoon. 
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. Scattered showers. 
.WED...NE winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming 5 to
10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 ft in the morning, then 1 foot
or less. 
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot
or less. 
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance of
showers. 
.FRI...S winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A
chance of showers. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. A chance of showers. 
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.  

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