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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
702 PM EDT Fri May 18 2018

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

ANZ100-191315-
702 PM EDT Fri May 18 2018

.Synopsis for Stonington ME to Merrimack River MA out to 25 NM...
High pressure will shift east tonight as a warm front 
approaches from the south. The warm front will lift north into 
the region Saturday through Saturday night and will be followed 
by a cold front on Sunday. High pressure will build in from the 
west Sunday night and will pass out to sea south of New England 
Monday. Weak low pressure will pass south of New England on 
Tuesday. A cold front will drop south through the region Tuesday
night. High pressure High pressure will build in from the 
northwest on Wednesday and will shift offshore on Thursday.

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ANZ154-191315-
Coastal Waters from Cape Elizabeth, ME to Merrimack River, MA out
25 NM-
702 PM EDT Fri May 18 2018

.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E after midnight. Seas 2 to
3 ft. 
.SAT...E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
Rain in the afternoon. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Rain in the evening, then showers likely
after midnight. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Patchy fog in the
morning. A chance of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM in the morning. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft. 
.TUE...SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers. 
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. A chance of showers. 
.WED...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.  

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ANZ152-191315-
Coastal Waters from Port Clyde, ME to Cape Elizabeth, ME out 25 NM-
702 PM EDT Fri May 18 2018

.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE after midnight. Seas 2 to
3 ft. 
.SAT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Rain in the afternoon. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Rain in the evening, then showers likely
after midnight. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Patchy fog in the morning. A chance of
showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM in the morning. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas around
3 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft. 
.TUE...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers. 
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. A chance of showers. 
.WED...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.  

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ANZ150-191315-
Coastal Waters from Stonington, ME to Port Clyde, ME out 25 NM-
702 PM EDT Fri May 18 2018

.TONIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming N around 5 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.SAT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain in the
afternoon. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft, building to 4 to 6 ft after midnight. Rain
in the evening, then showers likely after midnight. Patchy fog. Vsby
1 to 3 NM. 
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Patchy fog in the
morning. Showers likely, mainly in the morning with vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas
2 to 3 ft. 
.TUE...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...S winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. A chance of showers. 
.WED...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.  

$$

ANZ153-191315-
Casco Bay-
702 PM EDT Fri May 18 2018

.TONIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming N around 5 kt after
midnight. Seas 1 to 2 ft this evening, then 1 foot or less. 
.SAT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. Rain in the
afternoon. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds around 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Seas
2 to 4 ft. Rain in the evening, then showers likely after midnight.
Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming W in
the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog in the morning. A chance
of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM in the morning. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.MON...W winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft, subsiding to 1 to 2 ft
in the afternoon. 
.MON NIGHT...W winds around 5 kt, becoming N around 5 kt after
midnight. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.TUE...SE winds up to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers. 
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers. 
.WED...SW winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.  

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ANZ151-191315-
Penobscot Bay-
702 PM EDT Fri May 18 2018

.TONIGHT...S winds around 5 kt, becoming W around 5 kt after
midnight. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.SAT...E winds around 5 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas
1 foot or less. A chance of rain in the afternoon. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S after midnight. Seas
2 to 3 ft. Rain in the evening, then showers after midnight. Patchy
fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
Patchy fog in the morning. Showers likely, mainly in the morning
with vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft in the morning, then
1 foot or less. 
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas
1 foot or less. 
.TUE...SE winds up to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of
showers. 
.WED...W winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.  

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