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Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF)

Issued by Gray - Portland, ME (GYX)

                            
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Coastal Waters Forecast...UPDATED
National Weather Service Gray ME
559 PM EDT Mon Jul 16 2018

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

ANZ100-171200-
559 PM EDT Mon Jul 16 2018

.Synopsis for Stonington ME to Merrimack River MA out to 25 NM...
Moist onshore flow continues tonight...with low clouds and dense fog
likely across all coastal waters. A cold front will approach from 
the west Tuesday...crossing the waters Tuesday night. Showers and 
thunderstorms are likely with the front...some of which may contain 
gusty winds and torrential rainfall. High pressure builds in from the
west on Wednesday and remains over the waters through the end of the
week.
$$

ANZ154-171200-
Coastal Waters from Cape Elizabeth, ME to Merrimack River, MA out
25 NM-
559 PM EDT Mon Jul 16 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 5 to 15 kt with
gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Patchy drizzle early, then a
slight chance of showers and tstms. Areas of fog early. Areas of
dense fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM, decreasing to variable to less than one
quarter NM. 
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Areas of dense fog in the morning. A
chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon. Some tstms may produce
damaging winds and heavy rainfall in the afternoon. Vsby variable to
less than one quarter NM, increasing to 1 to 3 NM in the afternoon. 
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming W
5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Showers and tstms in the evening, then showers likely with a chance
of tstms after midnight. Areas of dense fog. Some tstms may produce
heavy rainfall in the evening. Vsby variable to less than one
quarter NM. 
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing to
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers in
the morning. Areas of dense 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 with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming SE in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas
2 to 3 ft. 
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.SAT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. 

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ152-171200-
Coastal Waters from Port Clyde, ME to Cape Elizabeth, ME out 25 NM-
559 PM EDT Mon Jul 16 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt,
becoming S 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Patchy drizzle early, then a chance of showers and tstms. Areas of
fog early. Areas of dense fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM, decreasing to
variable to less than one quarter NM. 
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Areas of dense fog in the morning. A
chance of showers in the morning, then showers and tstms likely in
the afternoon. Some tstms may produce damaging winds and heavy
rainfall in the afternoon. Vsby variable to less than one quarter
NM, increasing to 1 to 3 NM in the afternoon. 
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt,
diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Showers
and tstms in the evening, then showers likely with a chance of tstms
after midnight. Areas of dense fog. Some tstms may produce heavy
rainfall in the evening. Vsby variable to less than one quarter NM. 
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing to
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers in
the morning. Areas of dense 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 with gusts
up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 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 around 3 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. 
.SAT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. 

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ150-171200-
Coastal Waters from Stonington, ME to Port Clyde, ME out 25 NM-
559 PM EDT Mon Jul 16 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Patchy
drizzle early, then a chance of showers and tstms. Areas of fog
early. Areas of dense fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM, decreasing to variable to
less than one quarter NM. 
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, increasing to
15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
Areas of dense fog in the morning. A chance of showers in the
morning, then a chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon. Some
tstms may produce damaging winds and heavy rainfall in the
afternoon. Vsby variable to less than one quarter NM in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt,
diminishing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt after midnight.
Seas 4 to 6 ft. Showers and tstms, mainly in the evening. Areas of
dense fog. Some tstms may produce heavy rainfall in the evening.
Vsby variable to less than one quarter NM. 
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers in
the morning. Areas of dense fog in the morning. Vsby variable to
less than one quarter NM in the morning. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas 3 to
5 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 2 to 3 ft.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ153-171200-
Casco Bay-
559 PM EDT Mon Jul 16 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Patchy
drizzle early, then a chance of showers and tstms. Areas of fog
early. Areas of dense fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM, decreasing to variable to
less than one quarter NM. 
.TUE...S winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of dense fog in the morning. A
chance of showers and tstms in the morning, then showers and tstms
in the afternoon. Some tstms may produce damaging winds and heavy
rainfall. Vsby variable to less than one quarter NM, increasing to
1 to 3 NM in the afternoon. 
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming W
5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Showers and tstms in the
evening, then showers likely with a chance of tstms after midnight.
Areas of dense fog. Some tstms may produce heavy rainfall in the
evening. Vsby variable to less than one quarter NM. 
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Areas of dense fog in
the morning. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
3 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas
2 to 3 ft, subsiding to 1 to 2 ft after midnight.
.FRI...SW winds up to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.SAT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ151-171200-
Penobscot Bay-
559 PM EDT Mon Jul 16 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. Patchy
drizzle early, then a chance of showers and tstms. Areas of fog
early. Areas of dense fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM, decreasing to variable to
less than one quarter NM. 
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. Areas of dense fog in
the morning. A chance of showers and tstms in the morning, then
showers and tstms likely in the afternoon. Some tstms may produce
damaging winds and heavy rainfall, then some tstms may be severe
with damaging winds and heavy rainfall in the afternoon. Vsby
variable to less than one quarter NM in the morning. 
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers and tstms in
the evening, then showers likely with a chance of tstms after
midnight. Areas of dense fog. Some tstms may produce heavy rainfall
in the evening. Vsby variable to less than one quarter NM. 
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers in
the morning. Areas of dense fog in the morning. Vsby variable to
less than one quarter NM in the morning. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.THU...NW 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 in the evening, then 1 foot or less. 
.FRI...SW 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.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$