Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
330 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

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.

ANZ500-232300-
330 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE TIDAL POTOMAC AND MD PORTION OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...
HIGH PRESSURE EAST OF CAPE HATTERAS WILL CONTINUE DRIFTING OFFSHORE
TONIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NORTH THROUGH THE WATERS SUNDAY
NIGHT FOLLOWED BY A COLD FRONT LATE MONDAY. HIGH PRESSURE RETURNS
TUESDAY. SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS LIKELY CONTINUE INTO MONDAY
NIGHT.

$$

ANZ535-232300-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
330 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. RAIN OR SNOW LIKELY
THROUGH THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ536-232300-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
330 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW.
.WED...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN OR SNOW LIKELY THROUGH
THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-232300-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
330 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO
30 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING W
5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN OR SNOW LIKELY
THROUGH THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ530-232300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
330 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING W
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 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. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. RAIN OR SNOW LIKELY
THROUGH THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-232300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
330 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
RAIN.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING W
5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN OR SNOW LIKELY THROUGH
THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ538-232300-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
330 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW
THROUGH THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ539-232300-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
330 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING. WAVES
1 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN OR SNOW LIKELY THROUGH
THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ532-232300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
330 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
BUILDING TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING W
5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN OR SNOW LIKELY THROUGH
THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ540-232300-
EASTERN BAY-
330 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
RAIN.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING W
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN OR SNOW LIKELY THROUGH
THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ533-232300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
330 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... BECOMING S
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING W
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN OR SNOW LIKELY
THROUGH THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ541-232300-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
330 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING W
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN OR SNOW LIKELY THROUGH
THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ542-232300-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
330 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
RAIN.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING. WAVES
1 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT.
A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN OR SNOW LIKELY THROUGH
THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-232300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
330 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN OR SNOW LIKELY THROUGH
THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

$$

ANZ543-232300-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
330 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING W
5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 FT... SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN OR SNOW LIKELY
THROUGH THE DAY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

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