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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
812 PM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

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.

ANZ500-250800-
812 PM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

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

High pressure will build west of the region through the rest of the
weekend and into next week as a series of weak cold fronts cross the
 waters. The high pressure center will then move over the area
Wednesday before shifting into the Atlantic Thursday. Small Craft
Advisory conditions are possible over portions of the waters Monday
and Tuesday.

$$

ANZ535-250800-
Tidal Potomac from Key Bridge to Indian Head-
812 PM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TUE...W winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.WED...S winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.

$$

ANZ536-250800-
Tidal Potomac from Indian Head to Cobb Island-
812 PM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TUE...W winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.WED...S winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.

$$

ANZ537-250800-
Tidal Potomac from Cobb Island to Smith Point-
812 PM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 kt...becoming N late. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt after midnight.
Waves 1 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 kt...becoming S. Waves 1 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft.

$$

ANZ530-250800-
Chesapeake Bay north of Pooles Island-
812 PM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the late morning and
afternoon. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the evening.
Waves 1 ft.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.WED...W winds 5 kt...becoming S. Waves 1 ft or less.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

$$

ANZ531-250800-
Chesapeake Bay from Pooles Island to Sandy Point-
812 PM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the late morning and
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 to
2 ft.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.WED...W winds 5 kt...becoming S. Waves 1 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

$$

ANZ538-250800-
Patapsco River including Baltimore Harbor-
812 PM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the late morning and
afternoon. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt early in the
evening. Waves 1 ft or less.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.WED...SW winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.

$$

ANZ539-250800-
Chester River to Queenstown MD-
812 PM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the late morning
and afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 to
2 ft.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.WED...W winds 5 kt...becoming S. Waves 1 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft.

$$

ANZ532-250800-
Chesapeake Bay from Sandy Point to North Beach-
812 PM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.WED...W winds 5 kt...becoming S. Waves 1 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

$$

ANZ540-250800-
Eastern Bay-
812 PM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.WED...W winds 5 kt...becoming S. Waves 1 ft or less.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 ft.

$$

ANZ533-250800-
Chesapeake Bay from North Beach to Drum Point-
812 PM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

.TONIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming N after midnight. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.WED...W winds 5 kt...becoming S. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 3 ft.

$$

ANZ541-250800-
Choptank River to Cambridge MD and the Little Choptank River-
812 PM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

.TONIGHT...S winds around 5 kt...becoming N late. Waves 1 ft or
less.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 kt...becoming S. Waves 1 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 ft.

$$

ANZ542-250800-
Patuxent River to Broomes Island MD-
812 PM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

.TONIGHT...E winds 5 kt...becoming N after midnight. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 kt...becoming S. Waves 1 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft.

$$

ANZ534-250800-
Chesapeake Bay from Drum Point to Smith Point-
812 PM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 kt...becoming N late. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming NW 10 to 15 kt with gusts to
25 kt after midnight. Waves 1 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the morning. Waves
3 ft...subsiding to 1 ft in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming S 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to
2 ft...building to 3 ft after midnight.
.THU...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 ft...building to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ543-250800-
Tangier Sound and the inland waters surrounding Bloodsworth Island-
812 PM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 kt...becoming NE late. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming NW 10 to 15 kt with gusts to
20 kt after midnight. Waves 1 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming S 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to
2 ft...building to 3 ft after midnight.
.THU...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 ft...building to 3 ft.

$$



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