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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
930 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

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

ANZ100-220430-
930 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

.Synopsis for Stonington ME to Merrimack River MA out to 25 NM... 
A warm front will lift north through the waters this morning...shifting
winds to southwest. A cold front will cross the waters this evening 
and stall south of the waters Thursday. High pressure crosses the 
waters on Friday, followed by weak low pressure Friday night. High 
pressure builds north of the waters Saturday, with another low 
pressure system crossing the New England area on Sunday.

$$

ANZ154-220430-
Coastal Waters from Cape Elizabeth, ME to Merrimack River, MA out
25 NM-
930 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt
this afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Widespread fog late this morning,
then patchy fog this afternoon. 
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N after midnight. Gusts up
to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain and snow showers in the afternoon. 
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft in the evening,
then 1 foot or less. A chance of rain and snow showers in the
evening with vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.FRI...E winds around 10 kt, becoming SE with gusts up to 20 kt in
the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less, then around 2 ft in the
afternoon. A chance of snow. Rain likely in the afternoon. Vsby 1 to
3 NM. 
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Seas
2 to 3 ft. Rain likely. Vsby 1 to 3 NM in the evening. 
.SAT...NW winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around
2 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. A chance of rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SUN...E winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft. Showers likely. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.  

$$

ANZ152-220430-
Coastal Waters from Port Clyde, ME to Cape Elizabeth, ME out 25 NM-
930 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt
this afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Widespread dense fog late this
morning, then areas of fog this afternoon. 
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N after midnight. Gusts up
to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft in the evening,
then 1 foot or less. 
.FRI...E winds around 10 kt, becoming SE with gusts up to 20 kt in
the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less, then around 2 ft in the
afternoon. A chance of rain and snow in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Gusts
up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Rain likely. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around
2 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.SUN...E winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
Rain and snow likely. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 6 to
9 ft. Showers likely. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.  

$$

ANZ150-220430-
Coastal Waters from Stonington, ME to Port Clyde, ME out 25 NM-
930 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft. Widespread dense fog late this morning, then areas of fog
this afternoon. 
.TONIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft in the evening,
then 1 foot or less. 
.FRI...E winds around 10 kt, becoming SE with gusts up to 20 kt in
the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less, then around 2 ft in the
afternoon. A chance of rain and snow in the afternoon with vsby 1 to
3 NM. 
.FRI NIGHT...S winds around 15 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Gusts
up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Snow likely in the evening. Rain
likely. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.SUN...E winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
Rain and snow likely. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 6 to
9 ft. Showers likely. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.  

$$

ANZ153-220430-
Casco Bay-
930 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

.REST OF TODAY...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt this
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Widespread dense fog late this morning,
then areas of fog this afternoon. 
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot
or less. A chance of snow and rain in the afternoon. 
.FRI NIGHT...S winds around 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Seas
2 to 3 ft. Snow likely in the evening. Rain likely. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around
2 ft. 
.SUN...E winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
Rain and snow likely. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. Showers likely with a chance of snow showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 

$$

ANZ151-220430-
Penobscot Bay-
930 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft. Widespread dense fog late this morning, then areas of
dense fog this afternoon. 
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas 2 to
3 ft. 
.THU...N winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming 5 to
10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft in the evening, then
1 foot or less. 
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE with gusts up to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance of snow and rain in the
afternoon with vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. Rain and snow likely. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SAT...W winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 foot or
less. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
around 2 ft. 
.SUN...E winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
Rain and snow likely. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. Rain and snow showers likely. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.  

$$