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000 FZUS51 KLWX 301432 CWFLWX COASTAL WATERS FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC 1031 AM 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. ANZ500-302000- 1031 AM 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. $$ ANZ535-302000- TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD- 1031 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016 .REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TONIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .THU...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. .FRI...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ536-302000- TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND- 1031 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016 .REST OF TODAY...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 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...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .WED NIGHT...NE 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. $$ ANZ537-302000- TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT- 1031 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016 .REST OF TODAY...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TONIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. .FRI...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ530-302000- CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND- 1031 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016 .REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. .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. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE NIGHT...NE 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 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. $$ ANZ531-302000- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT- 1031 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016 .REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. .FRI...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ538-302000- PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR- 1031 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016 .REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. .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. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 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. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ539-302000- CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD- 1031 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016 .REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. .FRI...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ532-302000- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH- 1031 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016 .REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .WED...NE WINDS 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. $$ ANZ540-302000- EASTERN BAY- 1031 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016 .REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TUE...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .WED...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. .FRI...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ533-302000- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT- 1031 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016 .REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .WED...NE 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. $$ ANZ541-302000- CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER- 1031 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016 .REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. .FRI...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ542-302000- PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD- 1031 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016 .REST OF TODAY...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 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...NE 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. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ534-302000- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT- 1031 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016 .REST OF TODAY...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. .FRI...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ543-302000- TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND- 1031 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016 .REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. .TONIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. .TUE...SW 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...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. 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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