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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
812 PM EDT Sun Jun 17 2018

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

ANZ100-181415-
812 PM EDT Sun Jun 17 2018

.Synopsis for Stonington ME to Merrimack River MA out to 25 NM...
High pressure continues to move east over the Gulf of Maine. Southwesterly
flow increases tomorrow ahead of a cold front arriving from the 
northwest. This front will blow through the Gulf of Maine tomorrow 
night with high pressure building out of the Great Lakes and into 
southern New England behind it. The next front arrives on Wednesday.

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ANZ154-181415-
Coastal Waters from Cape Elizabeth, ME to Merrimack River, MA out
25 NM-
812 PM EDT Sun Jun 17 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EDT MONDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.MON...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, increasing to 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers and tstms in the
afternoon. Some tstms may be severe with damaging winds, heavy
rainfall, and frequent lightning. 
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Showers likely with a
chance of tstms in the evening, then a chance of showers after
midnight. Some tstms may be severe with damaging winds, heavy
rainfall, and frequent lightning. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 
.WED...W winds up to 10 kt, becoming S with gusts up to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming
NW 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.THU...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.FRI...E winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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ANZ152-181415-
Coastal Waters from Port Clyde, ME to Cape Elizabeth, ME out 25 NM-
812 PM EDT Sun Jun 17 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EDT MONDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 5 to 15 kt with gusts up
to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, increasing to 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft, building to 4 to 7 ft in the afternoon.
Showers and tstms likely in the afternoon. Some tstms may be severe
with damaging winds, heavy rainfall, and frequent lightning. 
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 6 to 9 ft, subsiding to 4 to 7 ft after midnight.
Tstms likely in the evening. Showers likely. Some tstms may be
severe with damaging winds, heavy rainfall, and frequent lightning.
Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to
20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming
NW 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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ANZ150-181415-
Coastal Waters from Stonington, ME to Port Clyde, ME out 25 NM-
812 PM EDT Sun Jun 17 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EDT MONDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.MON...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, increasing to 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft, building to 5 to 8 ft in the afternoon.
Showers and tstms likely in the afternoon. Some tstms may be severe
with damaging winds, heavy rainfall, and frequent lightning. 
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Showers likely. Tstms likely. Some tstms
may be severe with damaging winds, heavy rainfall, and frequent
lightning in the evening. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.TUE...NW winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to
20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming
NW 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.THU...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.FRI...SE winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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ANZ153-181415-
Casco Bay-
812 PM EDT Sun Jun 17 2018

.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.MON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
Showers and tstms likely in the afternoon. Some tstms may be severe
with damaging winds, heavy rainfall, and frequent lightning. 
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. Showers and tstms likely in the evening, then a chance of
showers after midnight. Some tstms may be severe with damaging
winds, heavy rainfall, and frequent lightning. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft in the evening,
then 1 foot or less. 
.WED...W winds up to 10 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas 1 to
2 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Seas
2 to 3 ft. 
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.FRI...S winds up to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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ANZ151-181415-
Penobscot Bay-
812 PM EDT Sun Jun 17 2018

.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.MON...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers and tstms likely in the afternoon. Some
tstms may be severe with damaging winds, heavy rainfall, and
frequent lightning. 
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers and tstms, mainly in the evening.
Some tstms may be severe with damaging winds, heavy rainfall, and
frequent lightning in the evening. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to
20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less, then 1 to 2 ft in the
afternoon. 
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming NW
after midnight. Seas 1 to 2 ft in the evening, then 1 foot or less. 
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.FRI...W winds up to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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