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Storm Watch

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Gray ME
230 PM EST Sat Feb 23 2019

...Extended Period of Strong Winds Over the Waters...

.Low pressure will strengthen along the Maine coast Late Sunday
and then rapidly intensify as it pulls into the Canadian maritimes
on Sunday night and Monday. Ahead of this developing
low...southeasterly winds to gale force are expected. After a
lull in the winds on Sunday evening as the low passes over the
waters...winds will rapidly strengthen from the west overnight
Sunday night and Monday with gale to storm force winds possible.
Winds will begin to diminish Monday night. There remains some
potential for gale force winds to continue through Tuesday over
the outer waters.

ANZ151-153-240930-
/O.EXT.KGYX.SR.A.0002.190225T1500Z-190226T1000Z/
Penobscot Bay-Casco Bay-
230 PM EST Sat Feb 23 2019

...STORM WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
MONDAY NIGHT...

* WINDS...Southeast 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 35 kt Sunday
  afternoon diminishing Sunday evening before shifting west on
  Monday and strengthening to 25 to 35 kt with the potential for
  storm force gusts to 55 kt. Winds slowly subside Monday night
  and Tuesday.

* SEAS...3 to 5 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Storm Watch is issued when the risk of storm force winds of
48 to 63 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.

&&

$$



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