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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
236 PM EST Fri Feb 16 2018

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

ANZ100-170945-
236 PM EST Fri Feb 16 2018

.Synopsis for Stonington ME to Merrimack River MA out to 25 NM... 
High pressure will build across the waters tonight and move offshore
Saturday. Low pressure will move northeast Saturday night well south
of the region. High pressure will build over the waters late Sunday.
A southerly flow will develop on the back side of the high for 
Monday and Tuesday.

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ANZ154-170945-
Coastal Waters from Cape Elizabeth, ME to Merrimack River, MA out
25 NM-
236 PM EST Fri Feb 16 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Gusts up to
25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft, subsiding to 1 to 2 ft in the afternoon. 
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of snow in the
evening, then snow after midnight. 
.SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of snow in the
morning. 
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance of
snow showers after midnight with vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.MON...S winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A
chance of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM in the morning. 
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. Showers.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.  

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ANZ152-170945-
Coastal Waters from Port Clyde, ME to Cape Elizabeth, ME out 25 NM-
236 PM EST Fri Feb 16 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming S up to
10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft, subsiding to 1 to 2 ft in
the afternoon. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. A chance of snow in the evening, then snow after midnight. 
.SUN...W winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Snow likely with a
chance of showers in the morning. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 
.MON...S winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft, building to 4 to 6 ft in the afternoon. A
chance of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft. Showers.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
A chance of showers. 
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 5 to
7 ft. 
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.  

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ANZ150-170945-
Coastal Waters from Stonington, ME to Port Clyde, ME out 25 NM-
236 PM EST Fri Feb 16 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft. 
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming SW up
to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft, subsiding to 2 to 3 ft in
the afternoon. 
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. A chance of snow in the evening, then snow after midnight. 
.SUN...W winds around 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Snow likely with a
chance of showers in the morning. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.MON...S winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft. Showers.
.TUE...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
A chance of showers. 
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft. A chance of showers. 
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
A chance of showers. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.  

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ANZ153-170945-
Casco Bay-
236 PM EST Fri Feb 16 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas around
2 ft. 
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of snow in the evening, then snow
after midnight. 
.SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. Snow likely in the
morning. 
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Seas
1 foot or less. 
.MON...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of snow showers in the
morning. A chance of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM in the morning. 
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. Showers likely. 
.TUE...SW winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
A chance of showers. 
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.WED...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.  

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ANZ151-170945-
Penobscot Bay-
236 PM EST Fri Feb 16 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming SW in
the afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around
2 ft. A chance of snow in the evening, then snow after midnight. 
.SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft in the morning, then
1 foot or less. Snow likely in the morning. 
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, diminishing to around 5 kt after
midnight. Seas 1 foot or less, then 1 to 2 ft after midnight. 
.MON...S winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. Showers likely. 
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
A chance of showers. 
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. A chance of showers. 
.WED...SW winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
A chance of showers. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.  

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