Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
131 PM EDT MON MAY 30 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.

ANZ500-310800-
131 PM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

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

TROPICAL DEPRESSION BONNIE WILL HUG THE CAROLINA COAST TODAY WHILE
GRADUALLY WEAKENING. PLEASE CONSULT NHC ADVISORIES FOR THE LATEST
INFORMATION ON BONNIE. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE
NORTHEASTERN UNITED STATES DURING MIDWEEK. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
THROUGH THE REGION FRIDAY.

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ANZ535-310800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
131 PM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
THE NIGHT.
.FRI...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ536-310800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
131 PM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY
FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
THE NIGHT.
.FRI...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ537-310800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
131 PM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ530-310800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
131 PM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
THE NIGHT.
.FRI...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ531-310800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
131 PM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
THE NIGHT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ538-310800-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
131 PM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
THE NIGHT.
.FRI...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ539-310800-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
131 PM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
THE NIGHT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ532-310800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
131 PM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
THE NIGHT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ540-310800-
EASTERN BAY-
131 PM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
THE NIGHT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ533-310800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
131 PM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY
FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ541-310800-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
131 PM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY
FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ542-310800-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
131 PM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ534-310800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
131 PM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. PATCHY
FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY
FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ543-310800-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
131 PM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. PATCHY
FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY
FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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