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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
934 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

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

ANZ150-251545-
STONINGTON ME TO PORT CLYDE ME OUT TO 25 NM-
934 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EDT
SATURDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS UP TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
934 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

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

ANZ152-251545-
PORT CLYDE ME TO CAPE ELIZABETH ME OUT TO 25 NM-
934 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EDT
SATURDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS UP TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
934 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

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

ANZ154-251545-
CAPE ELIZABETH ME TO MERRIMACK RIVER MA OUT TO 25 NM-
934 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EDT
SATURDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING SW IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING
W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS UP TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
852 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

COASTAL WATERS FROM EASTPORT ME TO STONINGTON ME OUT 25 NM

ANZ050-251245-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EASTPORT ME TO SCHOODIC POINT ME OUT 25 NM-
852 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT SATURDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT TIL 2 AM.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS ENDING LATE.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
852 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

COASTAL WATERS FROM EASTPORT ME TO STONINGTON ME OUT 25 NM

ANZ051-251245-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SCHOODIC POINT ME TO STONINGTON ME OUT 25 NM-
852 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT SATURDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT TIL 2 AM.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS ENDING LATE.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
845 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

ANZ050-051-250600-
/O.CAN.KCAR.SW.Y.0036.000000T0000Z-141025T0500Z/
/O.NEW.KCAR.SC.Y.0152.141025T0045Z-141025T0600Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM EASTPORT ME TO SCHOODIC POINT ME OUT 25 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SCHOODIC POINT ME TO STONINGTON ME OUT 25 NM-
845 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CARIBOU HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT SATURDAY. THE SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

* WINDS AND SEAS...NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25
  KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

VJN

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
717 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

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

ANZ250-251100-
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
717 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS EVENING.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
415 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

ANZ250-254-250415-
/O.EXT.KBOX.SC.Y.0114.000000T0000Z-141025T1200Z/
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-
415 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT SATURDAY...

* WINDS AND SEAS...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO
  25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
230 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

ANZ150-152-154-250500-
/O.CAN.KGYX.SC.Y.0072.000000T0000Z-141024T2100Z/
/O.NEW.KGYX.SW.Y.0035.141024T1830Z-141025T0500Z/
STONINGTON ME TO PORT CLYDE ME OUT TO 25 NM-
PORT CLYDE ME TO CAPE ELIZABETH ME OUT TO 25 NM-
CAPE ELIZABETH ME TO MERRIMACK RIVER MA OUT TO 25 NM-
230 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM
EDT SATURDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAY HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EDT
SATURDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

* SEAS...4 TO 7 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES ARE
EXPECTED TO BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT. MARINERS SHOULD AVOID
SHOALING AREAS. LONG PERIOD SWELL CAN SHARPEN INTO LARGE BREAKING
WAVES IN SHOALING AREAS. IT IS NOT UNUSUAL FOR WAVES TO BREAK
MUCH FARTHER FROM SHOALING AREAS THAN IS NORMALLY EXPERIENCED.
REMEMBER...BREAKING WAVES CAN EASILY CAPSIZE EVEN LARGER VESSELS.

&&

$$

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