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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
132 PM EDT Sun Jun 25 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.

ANZ500-260800-
132 PM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

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

High pressure will build west of the area through Tuesday 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 Tuesday and again Thursday.

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ANZ535-260800-
Tidal Potomac from Key Bridge to Indian Head-
132 PM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...W winds 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the evening.
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 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.WED...S winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.

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ANZ536-260800-
Tidal Potomac from Indian Head to Cobb Island-
132 PM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

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

$$

ANZ537-260800-
Tidal Potomac from Cobb Island to Smith Point-
132 PM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TUE...W winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 kt...becoming S. Waves 1 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

$$

ANZ530-260800-
Chesapeake Bay north of Pooles Island-
132 PM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft.
Isolated sprinkles.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the evening.
Waves 1 ft.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.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 around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.WED...SW winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

$$

ANZ531-260800-
Chesapeake Bay from Pooles Island to Sandy Point-
132 PM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 to
2 ft. Isolated sprinkles.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON...SW 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...W winds 5 kt...becoming S. Waves 1 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

$$

ANZ538-260800-
Patapsco River including Baltimore Harbor-
132 PM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...W winds 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft.
Isolated sprinkles.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the evening.
Waves 1 ft or less.
.MON...SW 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 around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.WED...SW winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.

$$

ANZ539-260800-
Chester River to Queenstown MD-
132 PM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft.
Isolated sprinkles.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the evening.
Waves 1 ft.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.WED...NW winds 5 kt...becoming S. Waves 1 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft.

$$

ANZ532-260800-
Chesapeake Bay from Sandy Point to North Beach-
132 PM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves
1 ft. Isolated sprinkles.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON...SW 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 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.

$$

ANZ540-260800-
Eastern Bay-
132 PM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 5 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft.
Isolated sprinkles.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Waves
1 ft.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 kt...becoming S. Waves 1 ft or less.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

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ANZ533-260800-
Chesapeake Bay from North Beach to Drum Point-
132 PM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...W winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft. Isolated
sprinkles.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SW in the afternoon. Waves
1 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming S. Waves 1 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft...building to 3 ft.

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ANZ541-260800-
Choptank River to Cambridge MD and the Little Choptank River-
132 PM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...W winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft. Isolated
sprinkles.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 kt...becoming SW in the afternoon. Waves 1 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming S. Waves 1 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

$$

ANZ542-260800-
Patuxent River to Broomes Island MD-
132 PM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...W winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.TUE...W winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.WED...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft.

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ANZ534-260800-
Chesapeake Bay from Drum Point to Smith Point-
132 PM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 10 kt...becoming N late. Waves 1 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Waves 1 ft.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming S late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SW in the afternoon. Waves
1 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Waves
1 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming S 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to
2 ft.
.THU...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 ft...building to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ543-260800-
Tangier Sound and the inland waters surrounding Bloodsworth Island-
132 PM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. Isolated
sprinkles.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SW in the afternoon. Waves
1 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming S 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to
2 ft.
.THU...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 ft...building to 3 ft.

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