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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
856 AM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018

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

ANZ100-160300-
856 AM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018

.Synopsis for Stonington ME to Merrimack River MA out to 25 NM...
A warm front will lift north across the Gulf of Maine today before a
cold front moves across the waters from the northwest tonight. 
Strong winds continue behind the front into Tuesday. Another cold 
front moves through on Wednesday with gusty northwest winds in its 
wake. 

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ANZ154-160300-
Coastal Waters from Cape Elizabeth, ME to Merrimack River, MA out
25 NM-
856 AM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt,
increasing to 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 35 kt this afternoon.
Seas 2 to 3 ft, building to 3 to 5 ft this afternoon. A chance of
showers. 
.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming W
20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 45 kt after midnight. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
Showers likely in the evening. 
.TUE...W winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 45 kt, diminishing to
15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 5 to 8 ft,
subsiding to 3 to 5 ft in the afternoon. 
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.WED...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. 
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.  

$$

ANZ152-160300-
Coastal Waters from Port Clyde, ME to Cape Elizabeth, ME out 25 NM-
856 AM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt,
becoming S 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt this afternoon. Seas
2 to 3 ft, building to 4 to 6 ft this afternoon. Showers likely this
afternoon. 
.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt, becoming W
20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 45 kt after midnight. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
Showers likely in the evening. 
.TUE...W winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 45 kt, diminishing to
15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 7 to
10 ft, subsiding to 5 to 8 ft in the afternoon. 
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.WED...W winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. 
.THU...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.  

$$

ANZ150-160300-
Coastal Waters from Stonington, ME to Port Clyde, ME out 25 NM-
856 AM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt,
increasing to 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt this afternoon.
Seas 2 to 3 ft, building to 3 to 5 ft this afternoon. Showers likely
this afternoon. 
.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt, becoming W
20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 45 kt after midnight. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
Showers likely, mainly in the evening. 
.TUE...W winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 45 kt, diminishing to
15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt in the afternoon. Seas 8 to
11 ft, subsiding to 6 to 9 ft in the afternoon. 
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.WED...W winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. 
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft.  

$$

ANZ153-160300-
Casco Bay-
856 AM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt with
gusts up to 30 kt this afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 ft, building to 2 to
4 ft this afternoon. A chance of showers early this morning, then
showers likely this afternoon. 
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 15 to 25 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Showers likely in the
evening. 
.TUE...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 35 kt, decreasing to 25 kt
in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. 
.THU...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas around
2 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
1 foot or less. 
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around
2 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.  

$$

ANZ151-160300-
Penobscot Bay-
856 AM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt with
gusts up to 30 kt this afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 ft, building to 2 to
3 ft this afternoon. Showers likely this afternoon. 
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 15 to 25 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Showers in the evening.
.TUE...W winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around
2 ft. 
.WED...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. 
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas
around 2 ft. 
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 1 foot or
less. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.  

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