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Last Update: 1030 PM EDT MON SEP 22 2014

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Chesapeake Bay from Drum Point MD to Smith Point VA

Marine Zone Forecast

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.


  • SynopsisHIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE REGION TONIGHT BEFORE SETTLING OVER NEW ENGLAND WEDNESDAY. A COASTAL UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL APPROACH FROM THE SOUTH WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY. SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES WILL BE POSSIBLE WEDNESDAY INTO FRIDAY.
  • Rest Of Tonight N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 3 ft.
  • Tue NE winds 10 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
  • Tue Night NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
  • Wed NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
  • Wed Night NE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Rain likely.
  • Thu N winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain.
  • Thu Night NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 3 ft. A chance of rain.
  • Fri NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain in the morning.
  • Sat NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 3 ft...subsiding to 1 ft.



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Zone Area Forecast for Chesapeake Bay from Drum Point MD to Smith Point VA
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