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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS51 KGYX

FZUS51 KGYX 220315
CWFGYX

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Gray ME
1115 PM EDT Thu Mar 21 2019

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

ANZ100-221715-
1115 PM EDT Thu Mar 21 2019

Synopsis for Stonington ME to Merrimack River MA out to 25 NM

Low pressure over the Mid Atlantic region will lift north and
east...reaching the Gulf of Maine Friday evening. This low will then
lift north and east into the Canadian maritimes on Saturday with a
high pressure ridge sliding south of the waters through Sunday. A
cold front dropping south out of Canada will cross the waters late
Monday and Monday night with high pressure building over the waters
for the midweek. 

&&



ANZ154-221715-
Coastal Waters from Cape Elizabeth, ME to Merrimack River, MA out
25 NM-
1115 PM EDT Thu Mar 21 2019

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY
EVENING...

OVERNIGHT
E winds 10 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas around
3 ft, building to 4 to 6 ft. A slight chance of rain late this
evening, then rain.

FRI
E winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Rain, mainly in the morning. Vsby
1 to 3 NM.

FRI NIGHT
W winds 10 to 20 kt, increasing to 15 to 25 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. Rain likely in the
evening, then rain likely with a chance of snow showers after
midnight with vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SAT
W winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 45 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. A
chance of rain and snow showers in the morning with vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.

SUN
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

MON
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.

TUE
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

TUE NIGHT
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 



ANZ152-221715-
Coastal Waters from Port Clyde, ME to Cape Elizabeth, ME out 25 NM-
1115 PM EDT Thu Mar 21 2019

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY
EVENING...

OVERNIGHT
E winds 10 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft,
building to 3 to 5 ft. Rain.

FRI
E winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt, becoming S 10 to
20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.

FRI NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. Rain likely. Vsby 1 to
3 NM after midnight.

SAT
W winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW 20 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft, subsiding to 5 to
8 ft in the afternoon. A chance of rain and snow showers in the
morning. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft, subsiding to 2 to 4 ft after midnight.

SUN
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

MON
W winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A
chance of rain and snow showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.

TUE
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

TUE NIGHT
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 



ANZ150-221715-
Coastal Waters from Stonington, ME to Port Clyde, ME out 25 NM-
1115 PM EDT Thu Mar 21 2019

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY
EVENING...

OVERNIGHT
E winds 10 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft,
building to 3 to 5 ft. Rain.

FRI
E winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming SE 10 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.

FRI NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. A chance of showers in
the evening, then rain and snow likely after midnight with vsby 1 to
3 NM.

SAT
W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW 20 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft, subsiding to 5 to
8 ft in the afternoon. Rain and snow likely in the morning. Vsby
1 to 3 NM.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft.

SUN
W winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing
to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

MON
W winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A
chance of rain and snow showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. A chance of snow showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.

TUE
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around
2 ft.

TUE NIGHT
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. 



ANZ153-221715-
Casco Bay-
1115 PM EDT Thu Mar 21 2019

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY
EVENING...

OVERNIGHT
E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Rain.

FRI
E winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming S 5 to
15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Rain.
Vsby 1 to 3 NM.

FRI NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. Rain likely in the evening, then rain and snow likely after
midnight with vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SAT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt in the evening.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.

SUN
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.

MON
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance of rain and
snow showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.

TUE
NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 foot or
less.

TUE NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 



ANZ151-221715-
Penobscot Bay-
1115 PM EDT Thu Mar 21 2019

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY
EVENING...

OVERNIGHT
SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E 10 to 20 kt with gusts
up to 25 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. Rain.

FRI
E winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SE 10 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.

FRI NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Rain likely in the
evening, then rain and snow likely after midnight with vsby 1 to
3 NM.

SAT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Rain and snow likely
in the morning, then a chance of showers in the afternoon. Vsby 1 to
3 NM.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

SUN
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 foot or
less.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.

MON
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance of rain
and snow showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
1 foot or less.

TUE
NW winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 foot or
less.

TUE NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 foot
or less.