Coastal Waters Forecast
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000 FZUS51 KLWX 250845 CWFLWX COASTAL WATERS FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC 445 AM EDT MON JUL 25 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. ANZ500-252300- 445 AM EDT MON JUL 25 2016 .SYNOPSIS FOR THE TIDAL POTOMAC AND MD PORTION OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY... A WEAKENING COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE REGION ON MONDAY AND STALL ACROSS THE WATERS THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF THE WEEK. $$ ANZ535-252300- TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD- 445 AM EDT MON JUL 25 2016 .REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .THU...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ536-252300- TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND- 445 AM EDT MON JUL 25 2016 .REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .THU...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ537-252300- TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT- 445 AM EDT MON JUL 25 2016 .REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .THU...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ530-252300- CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND- 445 AM EDT MON JUL 25 2016 .REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .TUE NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. .WED...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. .THU...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ531-252300- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT- 445 AM EDT MON JUL 25 2016 .REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .WED...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .THU...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ538-252300- PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR- 445 AM EDT MON JUL 25 2016 .REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. .TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. .WED...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. .THU...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ539-252300- CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD- 445 AM EDT MON JUL 25 2016 .REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .WED...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. .THU...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ532-252300- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH- 445 AM EDT MON JUL 25 2016 .REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .THU...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ540-252300- EASTERN BAY- 445 AM EDT MON JUL 25 2016 .REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .THU...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ533-252300- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT- 445 AM EDT MON JUL 25 2016 .REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .THU...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ541-252300- CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER- 445 AM EDT MON JUL 25 2016 .REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .THU...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ542-252300- PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD- 445 AM EDT MON JUL 25 2016 .REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .THU...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ534-252300- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT- 445 AM EDT MON JUL 25 2016 .REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THROUGH THE NIGHT. .FRI...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ543-252300- TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND- 445 AM EDT MON JUL 25 2016 .REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THROUGH THE NIGHT. .FRI...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$

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