Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
615 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

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

ANZ100-141315-
615 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR STONINGTON ME TO MERRIMACK RIVER MA OUT TO 25 NM...
INVERTED TROUGH NEAR PENOBSCOT BAY WEAKENS THIS EVENING AND STRONG
NW FLOW BRINGS IN VERY COLD AIR OVER THE WATERS...PRODUCING GALES
AND HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY INTO SUNDAY. HIGH PRES BUILDS IN FROM THE
WEST SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL SHIFT OFFSHORE ON MON
AS LOW PRES MOVES UP THE EAST COAST WON TUE. LOW PRES WILL LIFT
NORTH INTO CANADA TUE NIGHT AND A TRAILING COLD FRONT WILL SWING
THROUGH THE REGION. A BROAD AREA OF WEAK LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP OFF
THE COAST WED AND WILL MOVE NORTHEAST INTO THE MARITIMES WED NIGHT.

$$

ANZ154-141315-
CAPE ELIZABETH ME TO MERRIMACK RIVER MA OUT TO 25 NM-
615 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. MODERATE FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO
25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN 2 TO 3 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN WITH SNOW LIKELY.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...BECOMING
SW 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN IN THE EVENING...
THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ152-141315-
PORT CLYDE ME TO CAPE ELIZABETH ME OUT TO 25 NM-
615 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS AROUND 35 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. MODERATE FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...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 2 TO 3 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SNOW LIKELY IN THE
EVENING...THEN RAIN AND SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...BECOMING
SW 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN IN THE
EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ150-141315-
STONINGTON ME TO PORT CLYDE ME OUT TO 25 NM-
615 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS AROUND 35 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING SW WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN AROUND 2 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SNOW LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AND
SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...
BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...BECOMING
SW 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO
15 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN IN THE
EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ153-141315-
CASCO BAY-
615 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A FEW GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS EVENING. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING
5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN 1 TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. SNOW LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW AND RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SNOW IN THE MORNING. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING... THEN RAIN OR SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ151-141315-
PENOBSCOT BAY-
615 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT. SNOW THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. MODERATE
FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SNOW LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW AND RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SNOW IN THE MORNING. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...BECOMING
SW 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN IN THE EVENING...
THEN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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