Hazardous marine condition(s):
FORECASTS OF WAVE HEIGHTS DO NOT INCLUDE EFFECTS OF WIND DIRECTION
RELATIVE TO TIDAL CURRENTS. EXPECT HIGHER WAVES WHEN WINDS ARE
BLOWING AGAINST THE TIDAL FLOW.
Synopsis...HIGH PRESSURE WILL RESIDE SOUTHEAST OF THE WATERS TODAY AS LOW
PRESSURE WILL PUSH EAST ACROSS THE CANADIAN MARITIMES. A SECOND AREA
OF STRONG LOW PRESSURE WILL CROSS JUST NORTH OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY
LATE WEDNESDAY...DRAGGING A COLD FRONT ACROSS THE WATERS WED NIGHT.
CANADIAN HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING BEFORE
MOVING OFF THE COAST FRIDAY. GALES ARE LIKELY ACROSS THE WATERS
WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO THURSDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS LIKELY FOR
Today: WNW wind around 6 kt becoming WSW in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tonight: ESE wind 5 to 7 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Wednesday: SSE wind 5 to 10 kt becoming SSW in the afternoon. Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after noon. Seas 1 ft or less.
Wednesday Night: NW wind around 23 kt, with gusts as high as 39 kt. Showers likely, mainly before 9pm. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Thursday: NW wind 20 to 23 kt, with gusts as high as 39 kt. Sunny. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Thursday Night: NW wind 7 to 12 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 kt. Clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday: Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming SSW 5 to 9 kt in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday Night: SW wind around 7 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday: SW wind 5 to 9 kt becoming W in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.
*Notices: (1) This forecast is for a single location. For safety concerns, mariners should be aware of the weather over a larger area. Forecast information for a larger area can be found within the zone forecast and the NDFD graphics.
(2) The forecast conditions at a particular point may not exceed the criteria of a Small Craft Advisory, Gale, Storm etc. These watches/warnings/advisories are issued for the entire zone in which the point resides and mariners should act accordingly.
|8594900 - Washington|
Lat: 38.87 Lon: -77.02 Elev: 0
Last Update on Mar 11, 8:00 am EST
|Air Temperature:||48 °F (9 °C)|
|Water Temperature:||41 °F (5 °C)|
|Dominant Wave Period:||NA|
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