Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
312 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

TIDAL POTOMAC RIVER AND MARYLAND PORTION OF CHESAPEAKE BAY.

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.

ANZ500-292200-
312 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE TIDAL POTOMAC AND MD PORTION OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...

HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS OVER THE WATERS THROUGH THE WEEKEND INTO NEXT
WEEK.

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ANZ535-292200-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
312 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.TUE...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.WED...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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ANZ536-292200-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
312 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.TUE...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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ANZ537-292200-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
312 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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ANZ530-292200-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
312 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. WAVES FLAT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.TUE...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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ANZ531-292200-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
312 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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ANZ538-292200-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
312 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.TUE...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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ANZ539-292200-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
312 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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ANZ532-292200-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
312 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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ANZ540-292200-
EASTERN BAY-
312 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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ANZ533-292200-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
312 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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ANZ541-292200-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
312 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.TUE...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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ANZ542-292200-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
312 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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ANZ534-292200-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
312 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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ANZ543-292200-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
312 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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