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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
1100 AM EST Thu Nov 15 2018

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

ANZ100-160600-
1100 AM EST Thu Nov 15 2018

.Synopsis for Stonington ME to Merrimack River MA out to 25 NM...
High pressure builds over the area through today. The next low 
pressure system will arrive from the southwest on Friday. High 
pressure then moves across the waters late in the weekend before 
another low pressure system potentially affects the waters early next
week. 

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$$

ANZ154-160600-
Coastal Waters from Cape Elizabeth, ME to Merrimack River, MA out
25 NM-
1100 AM EST Thu Nov 15 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY
AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...N winds around 5 kt, becoming SE around 5 kt. Seas
1 to 2 ft. 
.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming E
15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 40 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft,
building to 6 to 9 ft after midnight. Snow likely or a chance of
rain in the evening, then rain or snow after midnight. 
.FRI...NE winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming NW 20 to 30 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 50 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft. Rain, mainly in the
morning. 
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft, subsiding to 5 to 8 ft
after midnight. A chance of drizzle in the evening. 
.SAT...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft,
subsiding to 3 to 5 ft in the afternoon. 
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain
or snow showers. 
.MON...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A
chance of rain. 
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.  

$$

ANZ152-160600-
Coastal Waters from Port Clyde, ME to Cape Elizabeth, ME out 25 NM-
1100 AM EST Thu Nov 15 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY
AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming SE around 5 kt.
Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.TONIGHT...SE winds up to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming E
10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 35 kt after midnight. Seas around 2 ft,
building to 5 to 8 ft after midnight. A chance of snow in the
evening, then rain or snow after midnight. 
.FRI...NE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N in the afternoon. Gusts up
to 45 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft. Rain, mainly in the morning. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft, subsiding to 6 to 9 ft
after midnight. 
.SAT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 5 to 8 ft, subsiding to 4 to 6 ft in the afternoon. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. A chance of rain or snow showers. 
.MON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
A chance of rain. 
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.  

$$

ANZ150-160600-
Coastal Waters from Stonington, ME to Port Clyde, ME out 25 NM-
1100 AM EST Thu Nov 15 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY
AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE. Seas 2 to 3 ft,
subsiding to 1 to 2 ft. 
.TONIGHT...SE winds up to 10 kt, becoming E 10 to 20 kt with gusts
up to 30 kt after midnight. Seas around 2 ft, building to 4 to 7 ft
after midnight. A chance of snow in the evening, then rain or snow
likely after midnight. 
.FRI...E winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N 20 to 25 kt in the afternoon.
Gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft. Rain, mainly in the morning. 
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 8 to
11 ft. 
.SAT...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft,
subsiding to 3 to 5 ft in the afternoon. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. A chance of rain or snow showers. 
.MON...SW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
A chance of rain. 
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.  

$$

ANZ153-160600-
Casco Bay-
1100 AM EST Thu Nov 15 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY
AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming S around 5 kt. Seas
1 to 2 ft early, then 1 foot or less. 
.TONIGHT...SE winds up to 10 kt, becoming E with gusts up to 25 kt
after midnight. Seas 1 to 2 ft, building to 3 to 5 ft after
midnight. Snow likely in the evening, then snow or rain after
midnight. 
.FRI...NE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Rain or snow in the
morning, then a chance of rain and sleet in the afternoon. 
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 4 to 7 ft, subsiding to 3 to 5 ft after midnight. A
chance of drizzle in the evening. 
.SAT...W 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. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance of
snow showers. 
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
A chance of rain or snow. 
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
around 2 ft.  

$$

ANZ151-160600-
Penobscot Bay-
1100 AM EST Thu Nov 15 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY
AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 1 to 2 ft
early, then 1 foot or less. 
.TONIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt, becoming E 5 to 15 kt with gusts up
to 30 kt after midnight. Seas 1 to 2 ft, building to 2 to 3 ft after
midnight. A chance of snow in the evening, then snow or rain after
midnight. 
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Rain or snow in the
morning, then rain with possible sleet or snow likely in the
afternoon. 
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. 
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 foot or
less. 
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance of
snow or rain showers. 
.MON...SW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
A chance of rain or snow. 
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas
around 2 ft.  

$$