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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
1153 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

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

ANZ151-241800-
PENOBSCOT BAY-
1153 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

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

.OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
1153 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

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

ANZ150-241800-
STONINGTON ME TO PORT CLYDE ME OUT TO 25 NM-
1153 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

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

.OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING W IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
1153 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

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

ANZ153-241800-
CASCO BAY-
1153 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

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

.OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
AROUND 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN
SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING E AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
1153 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

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

ANZ154-241800-
CAPE ELIZABETH ME TO MERRIMACK RIVER MA OUT TO 25 NM-
1153 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

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

.OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4
TO 6 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
1153 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

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

ANZ152-241800-
PORT CLYDE ME TO CAPE ELIZABETH ME OUT TO 25 NM-
1153 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

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

.OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING SW IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
324 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

ANZ150>154-241000-
/O.CON.KGYX.GL.W.0022.140424T0000Z-140425T0000Z/
STONINGTON ME TO PORT CLYDE ME OUT TO 25 NM-PENOBSCOT BAY-
PORT CLYDE ME TO CAPE ELIZABETH ME OUT TO 25 NM-CASCO BAY-
CAPE ELIZABETH ME TO MERRIMACK RIVER MA OUT TO 25 NM-
324 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 8 PM
EDT THURSDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT.

* SEAS...2 TO 6 FEET...HIGHEST AWAY FROM THE COAST.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OR FREQUENT GUSTS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE
IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS
REQUIRES EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
117 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

COASTAL WATERS FROM THE MERRIMACK RIVER MA TO WATCH HILL RI OUT TO
25 NM

ANZ250-241700-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
117 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING S
5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SAT...SE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.

SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE
AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES.  INDIVIDUAL WAVE
HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
117 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

COASTAL WATERS FROM THE MERRIMACK RIVER MA TO WATCH HILL RI OUT TO
25 NM

ANZ251-241700-
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
117 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.

SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE
AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES.  INDIVIDUAL WAVE
HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-250230-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
1022 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 30 TO 40 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
949 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

ANZ250-254>256-241000-
/O.CON.KBOX.GL.W.0019.000000T0000Z-140425T0000Z/
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
949 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THURSDAY...

* WINDS AND SEAS...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO
  40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE OR
EQUIPMENT SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
949 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

ANZ231-251-241000-
/O.CON.KBOX.GL.W.0019.000000T0000Z-140425T0000Z/
CAPE COD BAY-MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
949 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THURSDAY...

* WINDS AND SEAS...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO
  40 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE OR
EQUIPMENT SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

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