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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
602 PM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018

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

ANZ100-161215-
602 PM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018

.Synopsis for Stonington ME to Merrimack River MA out to 25 NM...
A cold front will move across the waters tonight, bringing strong and
gusty winds in it's wake. An active pattern will keep frontal systems
moving across the waters throughout the upcoming week.

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ANZ154-161215-
Coastal Waters from Cape Elizabeth, ME to Merrimack River, MA out
25 NM-
602 PM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming W
20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
Rain.
.TUE...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Gusts up to 35 kt in the morning. Seas
3 to 5 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.WED...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.THU...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming 15 to 25 kt in the afternoon.
Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
A chance of rain. 
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.  

$$

ANZ152-161215-
Coastal Waters from Port Clyde, ME to Cape Elizabeth, ME out 25 NM-
602 PM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming W
20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt after midnight. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
Rain likely. 
.TUE...W winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 7 ft, subsiding to 3 to 5 ft in the afternoon. 
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.WED...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. 
.THU...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. 
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
A chance of rain. 
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft.  

$$

ANZ150-161215-
Coastal Waters from Stonington, ME to Port Clyde, ME out 25 NM-
602 PM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming W 20 to 30 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Rain.
.TUE...W winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt, diminishing to
15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 5 to 8 ft,
subsiding to 4 to 6 ft in the afternoon. 
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.WED...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 20 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of rain in the afternoon. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. 
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. 
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
A chance of rain. 
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft.  

$$

ANZ153-161215-
Casco Bay-
602 PM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 15 to 25 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Rain likely, mainly
this evening. 
.TUE...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 35 kt, diminishing to
10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.WED...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. 
.THU...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas around
2 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 1 foot
or less. 
.FRI...SW winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around
2 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
A chance of rain. 
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.  

$$

ANZ151-161215-
Penobscot Bay-
602 PM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 15 to 25 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Rain.
.TUE...W winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 40 kt, diminishing to
10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 1 foot or less, then 1 to 2 ft after midnight. 
.WED...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain in
the afternoon. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. 
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming 20 to 25 kt in the afternoon.
Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas around 2 ft in the evening, then
1 foot or less. 
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. 
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
A chance of rain. 
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.  

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