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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
949 PM EST Sun Jan 21 2018

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

ANZ100-221700-
949 PM EST Sun Jan 21 2018

.Synopsis for Stonington ME to Merrimack River MA out to 25 NM... 
A stalled frontal boundary across southern New England will
gradually lift north as a warm front late tonight through Monday
night. Low pressure will track northeast out of the Great Lakes
and into the St Lawrence Valley on Tuesday and will drive a cold
front through the region late in the day. Low pressure will
continue northeast into the maritimes Tuesday night. High
pressure will slowly build in from the west Wednesday through
Friday.

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ANZ154-221700-
Coastal Waters from Cape Elizabeth, ME to Merrimack River, MA out
25 NM-
949 PM EST Sun Jan 21 2018

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE TUESDAY
NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.MON...NE winds around 5 kt, increasing to 5 to 10 kt with gusts up
to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance of rain in
the afternoon. 
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 5 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Rain or snow likely in the evening, then a
chance of rain after midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.TUE...SE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming S 20 to 30 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft, building to 5 to 8 ft
in the afternoon. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 6 to
9 ft. A chance of rain in the evening with vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.WED...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.THU...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around
2 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 to
2 ft.  

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Coastal Waters from Port Clyde, ME to Cape Elizabeth, ME out 25 NM-
949 PM EST Sun Jan 21 2018

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE TUESDAY
NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.MON...SE winds up to 10 kt, becoming E 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to
25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less, then around 2 ft in the
afternoon. A chance of rain or snow in the afternoon. 
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Rain likely. Snow. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.TUE...SE winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt, becoming S 20 to
30 kt with gusts up to 45 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft,
building to 7 to 10 ft in the afternoon. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt,
diminishing to 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt after midnight.
Seas 9 to 14 ft, subsiding to 7 to 10 ft after midnight. Rain likely
in the evening with vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.WED...W winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming 20 to 25 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft, subsiding to 3 to 5 ft after midnight.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around
2 ft.  

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Coastal Waters from Stonington, ME to Port Clyde, ME out 25 NM-
949 PM EST Sun Jan 21 2018

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE TUESDAY
NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming SE. Seas 1 foot or less.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E 10 to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of rain or snow in the
afternoon. 
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft, building to 4 to 6 ft after midnight. Rain likely. Snow
likely. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.TUE...SE winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt, becoming S 25 to
30 kt with gusts up to 45 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft,
building to 7 to 10 ft in the afternoon. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt, becoming SW
15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt after midnight. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
Rain likely in the evening with vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.WED...W winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 5 to 8 ft, subsiding to 4 to 6 ft after midnight. 
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around
2 ft.  

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ANZ153-221700-
Casco Bay-
949 PM EST Sun Jan 21 2018

.OVERNIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt, becoming W. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.MON...NE winds up to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up
to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance of rain or
snow in the afternoon. 
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming SE
5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 1 to 2 ft. Snow or rain likely in
the evening, then snow and sleet likely after midnight. Vsby 1 to
3 NM. 
.TUE...E winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming S 10 to
20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft,
building to 3 to 5 ft in the afternoon. Sleet likely in the morning.
Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft, subsiding to 3 to 5 ft after midnight. A chance of rain in the
evening with vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft, subsiding to 1 to 2 ft after midnight.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 1 to
2 ft. 
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 foot or
less. 
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.  

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ANZ151-221700-
Penobscot Bay-
949 PM EST Sun Jan 21 2018

.OVERNIGHT...N winds around 5 kt, becoming E. Seas 1 foot or less. A
slight chance of snow showers with vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.MON...E winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 1 foot or less, then 1 to 2 ft in
the afternoon. A chance of snow. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SE 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. Snow likely in the
evening, then snow with rain likely after midnight. Vsby Variable to
less than one quarter nm. 
.TUE...SE winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming S 15 to
25 kt with gusts up to 40 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Rain.
Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt, becoming SW
10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Rain likely in the evening with vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.WED...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.THU...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around
2 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas
around 2 ft. 
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around
2 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 foot
or less.  

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