Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
132 AM EDT FRI MAY 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.

ANZ500-292000-
132 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

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

HIGH PRESSURE OFF THE MID-ATLANTIC COAST WILL BE REINFORCED FRIDAY
MORNING...AND PERSIST INTO SATURDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL ENTER THE
WATERS SUNDAY AND STALL THROUGH MONDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS
LIKELY SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...AND MAY BE
REQUIRED AGAIN FOR A PORTION OF THE WATERS MONDAY.

$$

ANZ535-292000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
132 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.
.MON...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF TSTMS THROUGH THE NIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ536-292000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
132 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY IN
THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF TSTMS THROUGH THE NIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ537-292000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
132 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY IN
THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF TSTMS THROUGH THE NIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ530-292000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
132 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.
.MON...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY IN
THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF TSTMS THROUGH THE NIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ531-292000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
132 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.
.MON...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY IN
THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF TSTMS THROUGH THE NIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ538-292000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
132 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.
.MON...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF TSTMS THROUGH THE NIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ539-292000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
132 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY IN
THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF TSTMS THROUGH THE NIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ532-292000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
132 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.MON...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF TSTMS THROUGH THE NIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ540-292000-
EASTERN BAY-
132 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY IN
THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF TSTMS THROUGH THE NIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ533-292000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
132 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY IN
THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF TSTMS THROUGH THE NIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ541-292000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
132 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY IN
THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF TSTMS THROUGH THE NIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ542-292000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
132 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
PATCHY FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY IN
THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF TSTMS THROUGH THE NIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ534-292000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
132 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ543-292000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
132 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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