Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
709 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

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

ANZ100-130215-
709 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR STONINGTON ME TO MERRIMACK RIVER MA OUT TO 25 NM...
LOW PRES WILL APPROACH FROM THE WEST TODAY AND WILL DISSIPATE INTO
A TROUGH OF LOW PRES OVER CENTRAL MAINE BY SAT MORNING. TROUGH OF
LOW PRES WILL SHIFT SOUTHEAST SAT THROUGH SAT NIGHT LEAVING A
STRONG NORTHWEST FLOW IN IT`S WAKE. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN FROM
THE WEST SUN AND WILL CREST OVER THE REGION SUN NIGHT. HIGH PRES
WILL SHIFT OFFSHORE EARLY MON AS A WARM FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE
SOUTHWEST. WARM FRONT WILL LIFT INTO SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND MON
NIGHT AND WILL LIFT NORTH OF THE REGION ON TUE AS LOW PRES MOVES
UP THE EAST COAST. LOW PRES WILL MOVE NORTH THROUGH WESTERN NEW
ENGLAND TUE NIGHT AND INTO EASTERN QUEBEC BY WED MORNING. HIGH
PRES WILL BUILD IN FROM THE WEST WED NIGHT AND THU.

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ANZ154-130215-
CAPE ELIZABETH ME TO MERRIMACK RIVER MA OUT TO 25 NM-
709 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY...
...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT THIS MORNING. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT... BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING. MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY IN
THE EVENING. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY OR A
CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. SHOWERS.

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ANZ152-130215-
PORT CLYDE ME TO CAPE ELIZABETH ME OUT TO 25 NM-
709 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY...
...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT THIS MORNING. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...SW 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...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT... BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LIKELY. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY OR A
CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. SHOWERS.

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ANZ150-130215-
STONINGTON ME TO PORT CLYDE ME OUT TO 25 NM-
709 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY...
...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT THIS AFTERNOON. MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY...
MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT... BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY IN THE EVENING. SNOW LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
MORNING WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY OR A
CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT. SHOWERS.

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ANZ153-130215-
CASCO BAY-
709 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT
THIS MORNING...THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING W
5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A
CHANCE OF SNOW. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING. MODERATE
FREEZING SPRAY IN THE EVENING. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT... SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SNOW OR RAIN
LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS.

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ANZ151-130215-
PENOBSCOT BAY-
709 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT... BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT THIS MORNING...THEN 1
FOOT OR LESS. MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN 1 TO 2 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SNOW. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT... SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY IN THE EVENING. SNOW
LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. SNOW OR RAIN
LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS.

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