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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
406 PM EDT Tue Jul 17 2018

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

ANZ100-181015-
406 PM EDT Tue Jul 17 2018

.Synopsis for Stonington ME to Merrimack River MA out to 25 NM...
Southerly winds will strengthen ahead of a strong cold front which
will move through the waters tonight. High pressure will begin to
build into the region from the west on Wednesday...remaining over the
northeast on Thursday and Friday. This high will push east into the 
Canadian maritimes this weekend with low pressure approaching the 
region from the west. 

$$

ANZ154-181015-
Coastal Waters from Cape Elizabeth, ME to Merrimack River, MA out
25 NM-
406 PM EDT Tue Jul 17 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing
to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Showers with a chance
of tstms this evening, then a chance of showers with a slight chance
of tstms after midnight. Areas of fog. Some tstms may produce heavy
rainfall this evening. Vsby variable to less than one quarter NM. 
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
3 ft. Areas of fog in the morning. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft. 
.FRI...W winds around 5 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
3 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SUN...SE winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. A
chance of showers and tstms. 
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. A chance of showers.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ152-181015-
Coastal Waters from Port Clyde, ME to Cape Elizabeth, ME out 25 NM-
406 PM EDT Tue Jul 17 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing
to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Showers with a chance
of tstms this evening, then a chance of showers with a slight chance
of tstms after midnight. Areas of fog. Some tstms may produce heavy
rainfall this evening. Vsby variable to less than one quarter NM. 
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of fog in the
morning. Vsby variable to less than one quarter NM in the morning. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.FRI...W winds around 5 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
3 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. 
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.SUN...SE winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. A
chance of showers and tstms. 
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. A chance of showers.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ150-181015-
Coastal Waters from Stonington, ME to Port Clyde, ME out 25 NM-
406 PM EDT Tue Jul 17 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming SW
5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Showers with a chance of
tstms this evening, then a chance of showers with a slight chance of
tstms after midnight. Areas of fog. Some tstms may produce heavy
rainfall this evening. Vsby variable to less than one quarter NM
after midnight. 
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of fog in the
morning. 
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.FRI...W winds around 5 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
3 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.SAT...S winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.SUN...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms. 
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. A chance of showers.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ153-181015-
Casco Bay-
406 PM EDT Tue Jul 17 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely with
a chance of tstms this evening, then a chance of showers with a
slight chance of tstms after midnight. Areas of fog. Some tstms may
produce heavy rainfall this evening. Vsby variable to less than one
quarter NM. 
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Areas of fog in the
morning. Vsby variable to less than one quarter NM in the morning. 
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas 1 to
2 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas
1 to 2 ft. 
.FRI...W winds around 5 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 1 to
2 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.SAT...S winds up to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.SUN...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms. 
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ151-181015-
Penobscot Bay-
406 PM EDT Tue Jul 17 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. Showers likely with
a chance of tstms this evening, then a chance of showers with a
slight chance of tstms after midnight. Areas of fog. Some tstms may
produce heavy rainfall this evening. Vsby variable to less than one
quarter NM. 
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. Areas of fog in the
morning. Vsby variable to less than one quarter NM in the morning. 
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft in the evening, then
1 foot or less. 
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot
or less. 
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.FRI...W winds around 5 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot
or less. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.SAT...S winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.SAT NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.SUN...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$