Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
730 PM EDT SAT APR 19 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.

ANZ500-200800-
730 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE TIDAL POTOMAC AND MD PORTION OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE MID ATLANTIC STATES THROUGH
MONDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE WEST TUESDAY AFTERNOON.
HIGH PRESSURE IS EXPECTED TO RETURN WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY BEFORE
ANOTHER COLD FRONT APPROACHES THE REGION FRIDAY. SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORIES ARE POSSIBLE LATE TUESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY.

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ANZ535-200800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
730 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EDT SUNDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.THU...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ536-200800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
730 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EDT SUNDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.THU...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-200800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
730 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM EDT SUNDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE MORNING.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.

$$

ANZ530-200800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
730 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EDT SUNDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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ANZ531-200800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
730 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM EDT SUNDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE MORNING.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT... SUBSIDING TO FLAT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

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ANZ538-200800-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
730 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EDT SUNDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.THU...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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ANZ539-200800-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
730 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EDT SUNDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE MORNING.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT... SUBSIDING TO FLAT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$

ANZ532-200800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
730 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM EDT SUNDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ540-200800-
EASTERN BAY-
730 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EDT SUNDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ533-200800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
730 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM EDT SUNDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BUILDING TO 3 FT
LATE.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT UNTIL EARLY
MORNING. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE MORNING.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ541-200800-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
730 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM EDT SUNDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ542-200800-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
730 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM EDT SUNDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-200800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
730 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM EDT SUNDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT.

$$

ANZ543-200800-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
730 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM EDT SUNDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.

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