Coastal Waters Forecast
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000 FZUS51 KLWX 310327 CWFLWX COASTAL WATERS FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC 1126 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 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- 1126 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 .SYNOPSIS FOR THE TIDAL POTOMAC AND MD PORTION OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY... HIGH PRESSURE IS SHIFTING NORTHEAST FROM THE EASTERN OHIO VALLEY TO NEW ENGLAND TONIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL PASS THROUGH THE WATERS FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY AS STRENGTHENING LOW PRESSURE MOVES NORTH FROM THE CAROLINA. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS ANTICIPATED SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY. A GALE WARNING IS POSSIBLE FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY. $$ ANZ535-310800- TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD- 1126 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 .REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .MON...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. $$ ANZ536-310800- TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND- 1126 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 .REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .MON...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. $$ ANZ537-310800- TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT- 1126 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 .REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. .SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS. .SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 FT... SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. .MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. $$ ANZ530-310800- CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND- 1126 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 .REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. .SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. $$ ANZ531-310800- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT- 1126 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 .REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. .SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. .SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. .MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. $$ ANZ538-310800- PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR- 1126 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 .REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. .SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. $$ ANZ539-310800- CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD- 1126 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 .REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. .MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. $$ ANZ532-310800- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH- 1126 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 .REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. .SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. $$ ANZ540-310800- EASTERN BAY- 1126 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 .REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. .SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. $$ ANZ533-310800- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT- 1126 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 .REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. .SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS. .SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. .MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. $$ ANZ541-310800- CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER- 1126 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 .REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS. .SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. .MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT... BUILDING TO 3 FT. $$ ANZ542-310800- PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD- 1126 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 .REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. $$ ANZ534-310800- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT- 1126 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 .REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. .SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 FT...BUILDING TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS. .SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. WAVES 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. .MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT... BUILDING TO 4 FT. $$ ANZ543-310800- TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND- 1126 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 .REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. .SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS. .SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. .MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT... BUILDING TO 4 FT. $$

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