Coastal Waters Forecast
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000 FZUS51 KLWX 291432 CWFLWX COASTAL WATERS FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC 1032 AM EDT WED JUN 29 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. ANZ500-292000- 1032 AM EDT WED JUN 29 2016 .SYNOPSIS FOR THE TIDAL POTOMAC AND MD PORTION OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY... HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVERHEAD TODAY BEFORE MOVING INTO THE ATLANTIC ON THURSDAY. THE NEXT COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FRIDAY, AND SHOULD CLEAR THE WATERS BY SATURDAY. $$ ANZ535-292000- TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD- 1032 AM EDT WED JUN 29 2016 .REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .THU...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .FRI...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SAT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .SUN...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ536-292000- TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND- 1032 AM EDT WED JUN 29 2016 .REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .THU...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SAT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ537-292000- TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT- 1032 AM EDT WED JUN 29 2016 .REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SAT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .SUN...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ530-292000- CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND- 1032 AM EDT WED JUN 29 2016 .REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .THU...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .SUN...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ531-292000- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT- 1032 AM EDT WED JUN 29 2016 .REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .THU...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .SUN...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ538-292000- PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR- 1032 AM EDT WED JUN 29 2016 .REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. .THU...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. .SUN...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ539-292000- CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD- 1032 AM EDT WED JUN 29 2016 .REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .THU...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .SUN...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ532-292000- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH- 1032 AM EDT WED JUN 29 2016 .REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .THU...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .SUN...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ540-292000- EASTERN BAY- 1032 AM EDT WED JUN 29 2016 .REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .THU...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .SUN...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ533-292000- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT- 1032 AM EDT WED JUN 29 2016 .REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .THU...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ541-292000- CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER- 1032 AM EDT WED JUN 29 2016 .REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .THU...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .SUN...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ542-292000- PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD- 1032 AM EDT WED JUN 29 2016 .REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .THU...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SAT...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .SUN...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ534-292000- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT- 1032 AM EDT WED JUN 29 2016 .REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. WAVES 1 FT. .SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ543-292000- TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND- 1032 AM EDT WED JUN 29 2016 .REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. .THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. WAVES 1 FT. .SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$

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