Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
941 PM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

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

ANZ100-281645-
941 PM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR STONINGTON ME TO MERRIMACK RIVER MA OUT TO 25 NM...
STRONG COASTAL LOW PRESSURE WILL TRACK OUT OF THE GULF OF MAINE AND
TOWARDS NOVA SCOTIA BY WEDNESDAY MORNING. STRONG NORTHEAST WINDS
CONTINUE ON THE WATERS INTO TONIGHT. WESTERLY FLOW DOMINATES
WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY. SOUTHERLY FLOW RETURNS LATE THURSDAY NIGHT
INTO FRIDAY MORNING AHEAD OF A FRONT. WINDS TURN WESTERLY AND GUSTY
BEHIND THE FRONT FRIDAY AFTERNOON.

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ANZ154-281645-
CAPE ELIZABETH ME TO MERRIMACK RIVER MA OUT TO 25 NM-
941 PM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...
...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 18 TO 23 FT...SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 17 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW.

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ANZ152-281645-
PORT CLYDE ME TO CAPE ELIZABETH ME OUT TO 25 NM-
941 PM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...
...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 15 TO 20 FT...SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 16 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW.
MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
MORNING. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO
6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW AND
RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...
INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW.
MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MODERATE FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW.

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ANZ150-281645-
STONINGTON ME TO PORT CLYDE ME OUT TO 25 NM-
941 PM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...
...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 15 TO 20 FT...SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 17 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW.
MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... DIMINISHING TO
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LIKELY IN THE
MORNING. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO
6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW AND
RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...INCREASING
TO 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW.
MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. MODERATE FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW.

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ANZ153-281645-
CASCO BAY-
941 PM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST WEDNESDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. SNOW. BLOWING SNOW THIS EVENING. MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY.
AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. MODERATE FREEZING
SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING N
5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SNOW LIKELY...
MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. MODERATE FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. MODERATE
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW.

$$

ANZ151-281645-
PENOBSCOT BAY-
941 PM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST WEDNESDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SNOW. MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT... BECOMING NW
10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING. MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...BECOMING
5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN 2 TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SNOW LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING 5 TO
10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SNOW AND RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW.
MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. MODERATE FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SNOW.

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