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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
1039 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 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.

ANZ500-222000-
1039 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

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

A ridge of high pressure will remain over the eastern United  States
through early next week.

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ANZ535-222000-
Tidal Potomac from Key Bridge to Indian Head-
1039 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.REST OF TODAY...N winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.MON...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.TUE...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.

$$

ANZ536-222000-
Tidal Potomac from Indian Head to Cobb Island-
1039 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.REST OF TODAY...N winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.MON...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.TUE...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.

$$

ANZ537-222000-
Tidal Potomac from Cobb Island to Smith Point-
1039 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.REST OF TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.SUN...N winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.MON...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.TUE...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.

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ANZ530-222000-
Chesapeake Bay north of Pooles Island-
1039 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.REST OF TODAY...N winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 kt. Waves flat.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.SUN...N winds 5 kt. Waves flat.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.MON...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.TUE...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.

$$

ANZ531-222000-
Chesapeake Bay from Pooles Island to Sandy Point-
1039 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.REST OF TODAY...N winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.SUN...N winds 5 kt. Waves flat.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.MON...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.TUE...NE winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.

$$

ANZ538-222000-
Patapsco River including Baltimore Harbor-
1039 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.REST OF TODAY...N winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 kt. Waves flat.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.SUN...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.MON...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.TUE...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.

$$

ANZ539-222000-
Chester River to Queenstown MD-
1039 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.REST OF TODAY...N winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves flat.
.SUN...N winds 5 kt. Waves flat.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.MON...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.TUE...NE winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.

$$

ANZ532-222000-
Chesapeake Bay from Sandy Point to North Beach-
1039 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.REST OF TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves flat.
.SUN...N winds 5 kt. Waves flat.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.MON...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.TUE...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.

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ANZ540-222000-
Eastern Bay-
1039 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.REST OF TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.SUN...N winds 5 kt. Waves flat.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.MON...NE winds 5 kt. Waves flat.
.TUE...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.

$$

ANZ533-222000-
Chesapeake Bay from North Beach to Drum Point-
1039 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.REST OF TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.SUN...N winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.MON...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.TUE...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft.

$$

ANZ541-222000-
Choptank River to Cambridge MD and the Little Choptank River-
1039 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.REST OF TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.SUN...N winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.MON...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.TUE...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.

$$

ANZ542-222000-
Patuxent River to Broomes Island MD-
1039 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.REST OF TODAY...N winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN...N winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.MON...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.

$$

ANZ534-222000-
Chesapeake Bay from Drum Point to Smith Point-
1039 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.REST OF TODAY...N winds 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

$$

ANZ543-222000-
Tangier Sound and the inland waters surrounding Bloodsworth Island-
1039 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.REST OF TODAY...N winds 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.SUN...N winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.MON...NE winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

$$




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