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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
316 AM EDT Tue Jul 17 2018

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

ANZ100-172130-
316 AM 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. 

$$

ANZ154-172130-
Coastal Waters from Cape Elizabeth, ME to Merrimack River, MA out
25 NM-
316 AM EDT Tue Jul 17 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt this afternoon.
Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A slight chance of showers and
tstms this morning, then showers and tstms this afternoon. Areas of
dense fog. Some tstms may be severe with damaging winds and heavy
rainfall this afternoon. Vsby variable to less than one quarter NM. 
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Showers and tstms in
the evening, then a chance of showers after midnight. Areas of dense
fog. Some tstms may produce damaging winds and heavy rainfall in the
evening. Vsby variable to less than one quarter NM. 
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.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 3 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
2 to 3 ft. 
.FRI...SW winds up to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of
showers.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ152-172130-
Coastal Waters from Port Clyde, ME to Cape Elizabeth, ME out 25 NM-
316 AM EDT Tue Jul 17 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

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

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ150-172130-
Coastal Waters from Stonington, ME to Port Clyde, ME out 25 NM-
316 AM EDT Tue Jul 17 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

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

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ153-172130-
Casco Bay-
316 AM EDT Tue Jul 17 2018

.TODAY...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms this morning, then showers and tstms this afternoon. Areas of
dense fog. Some tstms may be severe with damaging winds and heavy
rainfall this afternoon. Vsby variable to less than one quarter NM. 
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming W
after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers and tstms in the evening,
then a chance of showers after midnight. Areas of dense fog. Some
tstms may produce damaging winds and heavy rainfall in the evening.
Vsby variable to less than one quarter NM. 
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, diminishing to around 5 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 
.THU...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas
around 2 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas
1 to 2 ft. 
.FRI...SW winds up to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance of
showers.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ151-172130-
Penobscot Bay-
316 AM EDT Tue Jul 17 2018

.TODAY...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms this morning, then showers and tstms this afternoon. Areas of
dense fog. Some tstms may produce gusty winds and heavy rainfall
this afternoon. Vsby variable to less than one quarter NM. 
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming SW
5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 1 to 2 ft. Showers and tstms in the
evening, then a chance of showers after midnight. Areas of dense
fog. Some tstms may produce gusty winds and heavy rainfall in the
evening. Vsby variable to less than one quarter NM. 
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, diminishing to around 5 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft in the evening,
then 1 foot or less. 
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas
1 foot or less. 
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas
1 foot or less. 
.FRI...W winds up to 10 kt. 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...SE winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance of
showers.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$