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000 FZUS51 KLWX 271750 AAA CWFLWX Coastal Waters Forecast...UPDATED National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC 150 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 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. ANZ500-280815- 150 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017 .SYNOPSIS FOR THE TIDAL POTOMAC AND MD PORTION OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY... A weak cold front will cross the Chesapeake Bay region tonight. High pressure will move over the area Wednesday before shifting to Bermuda through Thursday. Small Craft Advisory conditions are possible over portions of the waters Thursday. $$ ANZ535-280815- Tidal Potomac from Key Bridge to Indian Head- 150 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING... .THIS AFTERNOON...W winds 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. Scattered showers and tstms. .TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the evening. Waves 1 ft. .WED...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. .WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. .THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. .THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. .FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. .SAT...SW winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft. A chance of showers and tstms. Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms. $$ ANZ536-280815- Tidal Potomac from Indian Head to Cobb Island- 150 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING... ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT... .THIS AFTERNOON...W winds 5 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. Scattered showers and tstms. .TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt early in the evening. Waves 1 ft. .WED...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. .WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. .THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. .THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. .FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. .SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers and tstms. Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms. $$ ANZ537-280815- Tidal Potomac from Cobb Island to Smith Point- 150 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING... ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT... .THIS AFTERNOON...W winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft. Scattered showers and tstms. .TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 25 kt. Waves 1 ft. .WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt... becoming S late. Waves 1 ft. .WED NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Waves 1 ft. .THU...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Waves 2 ft. .THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Waves 2 ft. .FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 ft. .SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers and tstms. Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms. $$ ANZ530-280815- Chesapeake Bay north of Pooles Island- 150 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT... ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT... .THIS AFTERNOON...W winds 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. Scattered showers and tstms. .TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. .WED...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. .WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. .THU...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Waves 2 ft. .FRI...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. .SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers and tstms through the night. Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms. $$ ANZ531-280815- Chesapeake Bay from Pooles Island to Sandy Point- 150 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT... ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT... .THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. Scattered showers and tstms. .TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. .WED...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. .WED NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. .THU...S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Waves 2 ft. .FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms. Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms. $$ ANZ538-280815- Patapsco River including Baltimore Harbor- 150 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT... ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT... .THIS AFTERNOON...W winds 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. Scattered showers and tstms. .TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. .WED...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves flat. .WED NIGHT...S winds 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. .THU...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. .THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. .FRI...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. .SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers and tstms. Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms. $$ ANZ539-280815- Chester River to Queenstown MD- 150 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT... ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT... .THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. Scattered showers and tstms. .TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. .WED...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. .WED NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. .THU...S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .THU NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Waves 2 ft. .FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers and tstms through the night. Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms. $$ ANZ532-280815- Chesapeake Bay from Sandy Point to North Beach- 150 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT... ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT... .THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. Scattered showers and tstms. .TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. .WED...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. .WED NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .THU...S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Waves 2 ft. .THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Waves 3 ft. .FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 ft. .SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms. Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms. $$ ANZ540-280815- Eastern Bay- 150 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT... ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT... .THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. Scattered showers and tstms. .TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming N after midnight. Gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. .WED...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. .WED NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Waves 1 ft. .THU...S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .THU NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Waves 2 ft. .FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms. Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms. $$ ANZ533-280815- Chesapeake Bay from North Beach to Drum Point- 150 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT... ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT... .THIS AFTERNOON...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. Scattered showers and tstms. .TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming N after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Waves 1 ft. .WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming S late. Waves 1 ft. .WED NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .THU...S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Waves 2 ft. .THU NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Waves 2 ft. .FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 ft. .SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft...building to 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms. Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms. $$ ANZ541-280815- Choptank River to Cambridge MD and the Little Choptank River- 150 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT... ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT... .THIS AFTERNOON...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. Scattered showers and tstms. .TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming N after midnight. Gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. .WED...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. .WED NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Waves 1 ft. .THU...S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .THU NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Waves 2 ft. .FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers and tstms through the night. Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms. $$ ANZ542-280815- Patuxent River to Broomes Island MD- 150 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT... ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT... .THIS AFTERNOON...W winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft. Scattered showers and tstms. .TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. .WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming S late. Waves 1 ft. .WED NIGHT...S winds 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. .THU...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. .THU NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. .FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft. .SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers and tstms. Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms. $$ ANZ534-280815- Chesapeake Bay from Drum Point to Smith Point- 150 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING... ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT... .THIS AFTERNOON...NW winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft. Scattered showers and tstms. .TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Waves 1 ft. .WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt... becoming NW 5 kt early in the afternoon, then becoming SW late. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .WED NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .THU...S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. .THU NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Waves 3 ft. .FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. .SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms through the night. Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms. $$ ANZ543-280815- Tangier Sound and the inland waters surrounding Bloodsworth Island- 150 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING... ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT... .THIS AFTERNOON...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. Scattered showers and tstms. .TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming N late. Gusts up to 25 kt. Waves 1 ft. .WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. .WED NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Waves 1 ft. .THU...S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Waves 2 ft. .THU NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Waves 2 ft. .FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 ft. .SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft...building to 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms through the night. Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms. $$

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