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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
1103 PM EDT Mon Apr 16 2018

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

ANZ100-171715-
1103 PM EDT Mon Apr 16 2018

.Synopsis for Stonington ME to Merrimack River MA out to 25 NM...
Cold front will sweep across the waters tonight, with strong east
southeast winds ahead of it. Winds will diminish and turn off shore
behind the front. Low pressure will gradually weaken over the area 
Tuesday through Wednesday. Another area of low pressure will move 
east through the region Thursday and into the Maritimes by Friday.

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ANZ154-171715-
Coastal Waters from Cape Elizabeth, ME to Merrimack River, MA out
25 NM-
1103 PM EDT Mon Apr 16 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT TUESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt.
Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 13 to 17 ft, subsiding to 10 to 15 ft. A
chance of showers late this evening, then a slight chance of
showers. 
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft. 
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.THU...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
3 ft. A chance of rain in the morning, then rain likely in the
afternoon. 
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Rain likely in the
evening, then showers likely after midnight. 
.FRI...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A
chance of showers. 
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. 
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.  

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ANZ152-171715-
Coastal Waters from Port Clyde, ME to Cape Elizabeth, ME out 25 NM-
1103 PM EDT Mon Apr 16 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT TUESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE winds around 30 kt with gusts up to 45 kt,
becoming S 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 14 to 19 ft,
subsiding to 11 to 16 ft. Showers likely. 
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft. 
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing
to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.THU...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
4 ft. A chance of rain in the morning, then rain likely in the
afternoon. 
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Rain likely in
the evening, then showers likely after midnight. 
.FRI...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A
chance of showers. 
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. 
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.  

$$

ANZ150-171715-
Coastal Waters from Stonington, ME to Port Clyde, ME out 25 NM-
1103 PM EDT Mon Apr 16 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT TUESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 45 kt. Seas
14 to 19 ft, subsiding to 11 to 16 ft. Showers.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 6 to
9 ft. 
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing
to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.THU...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
4 ft. A chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of rain in
the afternoon. 
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. Showers likely. 
.FRI...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A
chance of showers. 
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.SAT...N winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.  

$$

ANZ153-171715-
Casco Bay-
1103 PM EDT Mon Apr 16 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT TUESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE winds around 25 kt with gusts up to 40 kt,
diminishing to 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
Showers likely. 
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.THU...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain in the
morning, then rain likely in the afternoon. 
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Rain likely in the
evening, then showers likely after midnight. 
.FRI...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
A chance of showers. 
.FRI NIGHT...N winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
1 foot or less. 
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 foot or
less. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.  

$$

ANZ151-171715-
Penobscot Bay-
1103 PM EDT Mon Apr 16 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT TUESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 45 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. Showers.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A
chance of rain in the morning. 
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming W
5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.THU...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft in the morning, then
1 foot or less. A chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of
rain in the afternoon. 
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely. 
.FRI...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A
chance of showers. 
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 foot
or less. 
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 foot or
less. 
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.  

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