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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
1115 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

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

ANZ154-110615-
CAPE ELIZABETH ME TO MERRIMACK RIVER MA OUT TO 25 NM-
1115 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY
EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SNOW.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING W
15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
1114 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016



ANZ154-110615-
/O.EXP.KGYX.SW.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-160210T1600Z/
/O.CON.KGYX.GL.A.0003.160211T2000Z-160212T0300Z/
CAPE ELIZABETH ME TO MERRIMACK RIVER MA OUT TO 25 NM-
1114 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS HAS EXPIRED...

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

* SEAS...3 TO 5 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
258 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

ANZ150>153-112000-
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-
258 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CASCO BAY...PENOBSCOT
BAY...THE COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT CLYDE ME TO CAPE ELIZABETH ME
AND THE COASTAL WATERS FROM STONINGTON ME TO PORT CLYDE ME.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

GALE FORCE WIND GUSTS ARE POSSIBLE LATE THURSDAY AS A COLD FRONT
CROSSES THE WATERS.

MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY AND LOCALLY LOW VISIBILITIES IN
ARCTIC SEA SMOKE IS POSSIBLE THIS WEEKEND AS ARCTIC AIR CROSSES
THE COASTAL WATERS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
258 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

ANZ154-112000-
CAPE ELIZABETH ME TO MERRIMACK RIVER MA OUT TO 25 NM-
258 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM TO 10 PM EST THURSDAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE
ELIZABETH ME TO MERRIMACK RIVER MA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   GALE WARNING.

MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY AND LOCALLY LOW VISIBILITIES IN
ARCTIC SEA SMOKE IS POSSIBLE THIS WEEKEND AS ARCTIC AIR CROSSES
THE COASTAL WATERS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
258 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

MEZ007>009-012>014-018>028-NHZ001>015-112000-
NORTHERN OXFORD-NORTHERN FRANKLIN-CENTRAL SOMERSET-SOUTHERN OXFORD-
SOUTHERN FRANKLIN-SOUTHERN SOMERSET-INTERIOR YORK-
INTERIOR CUMBERLAND-ANDROSCOGGIN-KENNEBEC-INTERIOR WALDO-
COASTAL YORK-COASTAL CUMBERLAND-SAGADAHOC-LINCOLN-KNOX-COASTAL WALDO-
NORTHERN COOS-SOUTHERN COOS-NORTHERN GRAFTON-NORTHERN CARROLL-
SOUTHERN GRAFTON-SOUTHERN CARROLL-SULLIVAN-MERRIMACK-BELKNAP-
STRAFFORD-CHESHIRE NH-EASTERN HILLSBOROUGH NH-INTERIOR ROCKINGHAM-
COASTAL ROCKINGHAM-WESTERN AND CENTRAL HILLSBOROUGH NH-
258 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN MAINE...CENTRAL NEW
HAMPSHIRE...NORTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE...SOUTHEASTERN NEW HAMPSHIRE AND
SOUTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

BITTERY COLD TEMPERATURES WITH DANGEROUSLY LOW WIND CHILL VALUES
WELL BELOW ZERO WILL ENTER THE REGION THIS WEEKEND. SATURDAY WILL
FEATURE TEMPERATURES FALLING DURING THE DAY. BY SUNDAY
MORNING...SOME OF THE COLDEST TEMPERATURES OF THIS SEASON WILL
LIKELY OCCUR WITH READINGS BELOW ZERO IN ALL AREAS. WIND CHILL
ADVISORIES AND WARNINGS MAY BE REQUIRED OVER THE WEEKEND.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED.

$$

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