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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
725 AM EDT Fri May 18 2018

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

ANZ100-190130-
725 AM EDT Fri May 18 2018

.Synopsis for Stonington ME to Merrimack River MA out to 25 NM...
Cool high pressure builds into Maine today with an easterly flow
developing over the waters by evening. A warm front will lift north
through the Gulf of Maine on Saturday, with a cold front following
from the northwest on Sunday.

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ANZ154-190130-
Coastal Waters from Cape Elizabeth, ME to Merrimack River, MA out
25 NM-
725 AM EDT Fri May 18 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt this
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.TONIGHT...SE winds up to 10 kt, becoming E after midnight. Seas
2 to 3 ft. 
.SAT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up
to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain in the
morning, then rain in the afternoon. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Rain, mainly in the evening. 
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
Rain likely in the morning, then a chance of showers and tstms in
the afternoon with vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers
in the evening with vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 
.TUE...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers. 
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. A chance of showers.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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ANZ152-190130-
Coastal Waters from Port Clyde, ME to Cape Elizabeth, ME out 25 NM-
725 AM EDT Fri May 18 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E 5 to 15 kt this afternoon.
Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.TONIGHT...S winds up to 10 kt, becoming SE after midnight. Seas
2 to 3 ft. 
.SAT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up
to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Rain in the afternoon. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Seas
2 to 4 ft, building to 4 to 6 ft after midnight. Rain, mainly in the
evening. 
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
Rain likely in the morning, then a chance of showers in the
afternoon with vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers
in the evening with vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 
.TUE...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. A chance of showers.  

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ANZ150-190130-
Coastal Waters from Stonington, ME to Port Clyde, ME out 25 NM-
725 AM EDT Fri May 18 2018

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

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ANZ153-190130-
Casco Bay-
725 AM EDT Fri May 18 2018

.TODAY...NE winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming SE
5 to 10 kt this afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.TONIGHT...S winds around 5 kt in the evening, becoming light and
variable. Seas 1 to 2 ft in the evening, then 1 foot or less. 
.SAT...SE winds up to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less, then 1 to 2 ft in
the afternoon. Rain in the afternoon. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Seas
2 to 3 ft. Rain, mainly in the evening. 
.SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Rain likely in the
morning, then a chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon with
vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers
in the evening with vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NW winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.TUE...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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ANZ151-190130-
Penobscot Bay-
725 AM EDT Fri May 18 2018

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

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