Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
732 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 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.

ANZ500-282000-
732 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

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

HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS OVER THE WATERS THROUGH THE WEEKEND INTO NEXT
WEEK.

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ANZ535-282000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
732 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...LIGHT WINDS. WAVES FLAT.
.TUE...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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ANZ536-282000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
732 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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ANZ537-282000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
732 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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ANZ530-282000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
732 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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ANZ531-282000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
732 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...BECOMING LIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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ANZ538-282000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
732 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.TUE...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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ANZ539-282000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
732 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.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 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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ANZ532-282000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
732 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...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 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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ANZ540-282000-
EASTERN BAY-
732 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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ANZ533-282000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
732 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...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 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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ANZ541-282000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
732 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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ANZ542-282000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
732 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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ANZ534-282000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
732 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE 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 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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ANZ543-282000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
732 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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