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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
159 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

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.

ANZ500-090900-
159 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

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

LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE OUT TO SEA TODAY. ANOTHER AREA OF LOW
PRESSURE WILL PASS JUST SOUTH OF THE WATERS TONIGHT AND STRENGTHEN
ONCE IT REACHES THE ATLANTIC ON TUESDAY. SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
CONDITIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE BEGINNING TUESDAY NIGHT AND LASTING
THROUGH THURSDAY.

$$

ANZ535-090900-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
159 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. RAIN WITH SNOW
LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SNOW LIKELY.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

$$

ANZ536-090900-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
159 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN WITH SNOW LIKELY.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SNOW LIKELY.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-090900-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
159 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF
SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
SNOW LIKELY.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ530-090900-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
159 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SNOW AND RAIN. VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SNOW LIKELY.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-090900-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
159 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SNOW AND RAIN. VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. SNOW LIKELY.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ538-090900-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
159 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SNOW LIKELY.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ539-090900-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
159 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SNOW AND RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. SNOW LIKELY.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ532-090900-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
159 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. SNOW LIKELY.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ540-090900-
EASTERN BAY-
159 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. SNOW LIKELY.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ533-090900-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
159 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E LATE. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN WITH SNOW LIKELY.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. SNOW LIKELY.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ541-090900-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
159 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN WITH SNOW LIKELY.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. SNOW LIKELY.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ542-090900-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
159 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN WITH SNOW LIKELY.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
SNOW LIKELY.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-090900-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
159 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E LATE. WAVES 1 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. SNOW LIKELY.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ543-090900-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
159 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
SNOW LIKELY.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

$$



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