Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
611 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

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

ANZ100-111315-
611 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR STONINGTON ME TO MERRIMACK RIVER MA OUT TO 25 NM...
A BROAD UPPER TROUGH WILL SLOWLY CROSS THE WATERS THROUGH THE END
OF THE WEEK. A COLD FRONT CROSSES THE WATERS LATE THURSDAY...WITH
GUSTY NW WINDS. HIGH PRESSURE BRIEFLY CROSSES THE WATERS FRIDAY...BEFORE
A STRONG ARCTIC FRONT DRIVES THROUGH THE REGION SATURDAY. MUCH COLDER
AIR...GUSTY NW WINDS...FREEZING SPRAY AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES DUE
TO ARCTIC SEA SMOKE ARE LIKELY.

$$

ANZ154-111315-
CAPE ELIZABETH ME TO MERRIMACK RIVER MA OUT TO 25 NM-
611 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY
EVENING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW THIS EVENING.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 TO 3
NM...BUT LOCALLY LESS THAN A MILE IN ARCTIC SEA SMOKE.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM...BUT LOCALLY LESS THAN A MILE IN ARCTIC SEA SMOKE.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. MODERATE FREEZING
SPRAY...BUT LOCALLY LESS THAN A MILE IN ARCTIC SEA SMOKE.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
AND RAIN SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

$$

ANZ152-111315-
PORT CLYDE ME TO CAPE ELIZABETH ME OUT TO 25 NM-
611 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW THIS EVENING... THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING NW
15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO
15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM...BUT
LOCALLY LESS THAN A MILE IN ARCTIC SEA SMOKE.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM...BUT LOCALLY LESS THAN A MILE IN ARCTIC SEA SMOKE.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM...BUT LOCALLY
LESS THAN A MILE IN ARCTIC SEA SMOKE.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. MODERATE
FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

$$

ANZ150-111315-
STONINGTON ME TO PORT CLYDE ME OUT TO 25 NM-
611 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM...BUT LOCALLY LESS THAN A
MILE IN ARCTIC SEA SMOKE.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM...BUT LOCALLY LESS THAN A MILE IN ARCTIC SEA SMOKE.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM...BUT LOCALLY
LESS THAN A MILE IN ARCTIC SEA SMOKE.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. MODERATE FREEZING
SPRAY.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

$$

ANZ153-111315-
CASCO BAY-
611 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SNOW THIS EVENING.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO
30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN 1 TO 2 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM...BUT LOCALLY LESS
THAN A MILE IN ARCTIC SEA SMOKE.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM...BUT LOCALLY LESS THAN A MILE IN ARCTIC SEA SMOKE.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. MODERATE FREEZING
SPRAY...BUT LOCALLY LESS THAN A MILE IN ARCTIC SEA SMOKE.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. MODERATE
FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

$$

ANZ151-111315-
PENOBSCOT BAY-
611 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SNOW THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO
25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM...BUT
LOCALLY LESS THAN A MILE IN ARCTIC SEA SMOKE.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS AROUND
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM...BUT LOCALLY LESS THAN A MILE IN ARCTIC SEA SMOKE.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. MODERATE FREEZING
SPRAY...BUT LOCALLY LESS THAN A MILE IN ARCTIC SEA SMOKE.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. MODERATE
FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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