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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS51 KGYX

FZUS51 KGYX 251133
CWFGYX

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Gray ME
633 AM EST Tue Feb 25 2020

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

ANZ100-260145-
633 AM EST Tue Feb 25 2020

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

Flow turns northeast today as low pressure develops southwest of the
region. Easterly onshore winds and seas continue to increase
Wednesday into Thursday as a rapidly developing area of low pressure
crosses the Gulf of Maine. Gusty offshore winds continue behind the
system through the end of the week.

&&



ANZ154-260145-
Coastal Waters from Cape Elizabeth, ME to Merrimack River, MA out
25 NM-
633 AM EST Tue Feb 25 2020

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...

TODAY
N winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A slight chance of
showers this morning.

TONIGHT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers
after midnight.

WED
NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

WED NIGHT
NE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming E
20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft,
building to 6 to 9 ft after midnight. A chance of rain in the
evening, then rain after midnight. Vsby variable to less than one
quarter NM after midnight.

THU
E winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt, becoming SW 15 to
20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
Rain, mainly in the morning with vsby 1 to 3 NM.

THU NIGHT
W winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft.

FRI
W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

FRI NIGHT
W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.

SAT
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 



ANZ152-260145-
Coastal Waters from Port Clyde, ME to Cape Elizabeth, ME out 25 NM-
633 AM EST Tue Feb 25 2020

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...

TODAY
NE winds around 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A slight chance of
sprinkles this morning.

TONIGHT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

WED
NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

WED NIGHT
NE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming E
20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft,
building to 5 to 8 ft after midnight. A chance of rain in the
evening, then rain likely after midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 NM, decreasing
to variable to less than one quarter NM after midnight.

THU
E winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming SE 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft. Rain. Vsby variable
to less than one quarter NM in the morning.

THU NIGHT
W winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming 20 to 25 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.

FRI
W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

FRI NIGHT
W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.

SAT
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 



ANZ150-260145-
Coastal Waters from Stonington, ME to Port Clyde, ME out 25 NM-
633 AM EST Tue Feb 25 2020

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...

TODAY
N winds around 5 kt, becoming NE this afternoon. Seas 2 to
3 ft.

TONIGHT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

WED
NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

WED NIGHT
E winds 15 to 25 kt. Gusts up to 25 kt, increasing to
35 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft, building to 4 to 7 ft after
midnight. A chance of rain in the evening, then rain likely after
midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 NM, decreasing to variable to less than one
quarter NM after midnight.

THU
E winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
Rain. Vsby variable to less than one quarter NM in the morning.

THU NIGHT
SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 20 to 25 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. A chance of rain in
the evening.

FRI
W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.

FRI NIGHT
W winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.

SAT
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 



ANZ153-260145-
Casco Bay-
633 AM EST Tue Feb 25 2020

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...

TODAY
NE winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. A slight chance of
sprinkles this morning.

TONIGHT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.

WED
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

WED NIGHT
NE winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming E
15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft,
building to 3 to 5 ft after midnight. A chance of rain in the
evening, then rain or snow likely after midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 NM,
decreasing to variable to less than one quarter NM after midnight.

THU
E winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt, becoming SE 10 to
20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Rain.
Vsby variable to less than one quarter NM in the morning.

THU NIGHT
W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

FRI
W winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

FRI NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 to
2 ft.

SAT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 to
2 ft. 



ANZ151-260145-
Penobscot Bay-
633 AM EST Tue Feb 25 2020

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...

TODAY
NE winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. A slight chance of
sprinkles this morning.

TONIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.

WED
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.

WED NIGHT
NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt after midnight.
Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of rain in the evening, then a chance of
rain or snow after midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 NM, decreasing to variable
to less than one quarter NM after midnight.

THU
E winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Rain or snow or sleet
likely in the morning, then rain in the afternoon. Vsby variable to
less than one quarter NM, increasing to 1 to 3 NM in the afternoon.

THU NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of snow showers and rain in the
evening.

FRI
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

FRI NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.

SAT
W winds around 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 to
2 ft.