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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
324 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

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

ANZ100-211030-
324 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

.Synopsis for Stonington ME to Merrimack River MA out to 25 NM... 
A warm front will lift north through the waters tonight...shifting 
winds to southwesterly. This will continue through Wednesday before a
cold front will cross the area Wednesday evening and stall south of 
the waters Thursday. High pressure crosses the waters on Friday, 
followed by weak low pressure Friday night. High pressure builds 
north of the waters Saturday.

$$

ANZ154-211030-
Coastal Waters from Cape Elizabeth, ME to Merrimack River, MA out
25 NM-
324 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE
WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW winds up to 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Areas of fog this
evening, then areas of dense fog after midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 NM,
decreasing to Variable to less than one quarter nm after midnight. 
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Areas of fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of rain and
snow showers in the afternoon. 
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance of
snow and rain showers in the evening. 
.FRI...E winds around 10 kt, becoming SE with gusts up to 20 kt in
the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less, then around 2 ft in the
afternoon. A chance of rain in the afternoon. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. Rain likely. 
.SAT...W winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around
2 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. 
.SUN...E winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 6 to
9 ft. Rain. 

$$

ANZ152-211030-
Coastal Waters from Port Clyde, ME to Cape Elizabeth, ME out 25 NM-
324 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE
WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW winds up to 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft, building to 3 to 5 ft
after midnight. Areas of fog this evening, then areas of dense fog
after midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 NM, decreasing to Variable to less than
one quarter nm after midnight. 
.WED...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Areas of fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, diminishing to
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.FRI...E winds around 10 kt, becoming SE with gusts up to 20 kt in
the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less, then around 2 ft in the
afternoon. A chance of rain in the afternoon. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. Rain likely. 
.SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. 
.SUN...E winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
Rain likely. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 8 to
11 ft. Rain likely.  

$$

ANZ150-211030-
Coastal Waters from Stonington, ME to Port Clyde, ME out 25 NM-
324 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE
WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW winds up to 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft, building to 3 to 5 ft
after midnight. Areas of fog this evening, then areas of dense fog
after midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 NM, decreasing to Variable to less than
one quarter nm after midnight. 
.WED...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
Areas of fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N after midnight. Gusts
up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, diminishing to
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less, then 1 to 2 ft
after midnight. 
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to
20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less, then around 2 ft in the
afternoon. 
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Rain likely. 
.SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. 
.SUN...E winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
Rain likely. 
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 8 to
11 ft. Rain likely.  

$$

ANZ153-211030-
Casco Bay-
324 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt, increasing to 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas around 2 ft. Areas of fog this evening, then areas of
dense fog after midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 NM, decreasing to Variable to
less than one quarter nm after midnight. 
.WED...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 2 to 3 ft. Areas of fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds around 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Gusts
up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.THU...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft in the morning, then
1 foot or less. 
.THU NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE with gusts up to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance of rain and snow in the
afternoon. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
around 2 ft. Rain likely. 
.SAT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 to
2 ft. 
.SUN...E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. Rain. 

$$

ANZ151-211030-
Penobscot Bay-
324 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE
WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt, becoming S after midnight. Seas
1 to 2 ft. Areas of fog this evening, then areas of dense fog after
midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 NM, decreasing to Variable to less than one
quarter nm after midnight. 
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Areas of fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.THU...N winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming 5 to
10 kt in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft in the morning, then 1 foot
or less. 
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE with gusts up to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. Rain likely. 
.SAT...W winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 foot or
less. 
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 foot
or less. 
.SUN...E winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
Rain and snow likely. 
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Rain and snow likely.  

$$