...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY
1139 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.
NE winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
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.
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.
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.
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
W winds around 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.