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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
132 AM 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.

ANZ500-252000-
132 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

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

High pressure will build from the west through Tuesday night 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 Monday and Tuesday.

$$

ANZ535-252000-
Tidal Potomac from Key Bridge to Indian Head-
132 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

.Overnight...NW winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. 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 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.WED...S winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.

$$

ANZ536-252000-
Tidal Potomac from Indian Head to Cobb Island-
132 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

.Overnight...NW winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.TUE...W winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.WED...S winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.

$$

ANZ537-252000-
Tidal Potomac from Cobb Island to Smith Point-
132 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

.Overnight...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON...W 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 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 kt...becoming S. Waves 1 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft.

$$

ANZ530-252000-
Chesapeake Bay north of Pooles Island-
132 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.Overnight...NW winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt until early
morning. Waves 1 ft.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.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 or less.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

$$

ANZ531-252000-
Chesapeake Bay from Pooles Island to Sandy Point-
132 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.Overnight...NW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 to
2 ft.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.WED...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

$$

ANZ538-252000-
Patapsco River including Baltimore Harbor-
132 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.Overnight...NW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt until early
morning. Waves 1 ft or less.
.MON...W 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 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.WED...SW winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.

$$

ANZ539-252000-
Chester River to Queenstown MD-
132 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.Overnight...NW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt until early
morning. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 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 ft.

$$

ANZ532-252000-
Chesapeake Bay from Sandy Point to North Beach-
132 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.Overnight...NW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 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.

$$

ANZ540-252000-
Eastern Bay-
132 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.Overnight...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt until early
morning. Waves 1 ft.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 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 or less.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 ft.

$$

ANZ533-252000-
Chesapeake Bay from North Beach to Drum Point-
132 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

.Overnight...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON...W 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 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.WED...W winds 5 kt...becoming S. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 3 ft.

$$

ANZ541-252000-
Choptank River to Cambridge MD and the Little Choptank River-
132 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

.Overnight...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON...W 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 to 2 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 2 ft.

$$

ANZ542-252000-
Patuxent River to Broomes Island MD-
132 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

.Overnight...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 kt...becoming S. Waves 1 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft.

$$

ANZ534-252000-
Chesapeake Bay from Drum Point to Smith Point-
132 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

.Overnight...E winds 5 kt...becoming N late. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Gusts
up to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 3 ft...subsiding to 1 ft in the
afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming S 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft...
building to 3 ft after midnight.
.THU...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 ft...building to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ543-252000-
Tangier Sound and the inland waters surrounding Bloodsworth Island-
132 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

.Overnight...E winds 5 kt...becoming N late. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Gusts
up to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming S 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft...
building to 3 ft after midnight.
.THU...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 ft...building to 3 ft.

$$




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