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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
606 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

ANZ530>533-538>541-040000-
606 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

...BRIEF GUSTY WINDS APPROACHING THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT MD...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT MD...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH MD...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND MD...
  CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD...
  CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER...
  EASTERN BAY...
  PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR...

AT 603 PM EST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THE BACK EDGE OF SHOWERS
APPROACHING THE MARYLAND PORTION OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY. THIS EDGE
WAS LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 9 NM WEST OF HAVRE DE GRACE
TO 7 NM SOUTHEAST OF FORT WASHINGTON...MOVING EAST AT 40 KNOTS.

A BRIEF PERIOD OF GUSTY WINDS...UP TO 30 KNOTS...ALONG WITH A SUDDEN
WIND SHIFT TO THE WEST...COULD BE FOUND JUST BEHIND THE ENDING OF
THE SHOWERS.

MARINERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR UNTIL THE GUSTY WINDS HAVE PASSED.

&&

LAT...LON 3955 7602 3943 7599 3916 7628 3901 7622
      3869 7635 3867 7634 3875 7631 3861 7608
      3858 7652 3901 7639 3922 7657 3921 7642
      3939 7637 3939 7636 3930 7628 3945 7628
      3947 7624 3947 7622 3937 7625 3936 7625

$$

HTS


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