Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
930 PM EST FRI NOV 28 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.

ANZ500-290900-
930 PM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE TIDAL POTOMAC AND MD PORTION OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...
HIGH PRESSURE MOVES OVER THE WATERS THROUGH THE WEEKEND. A COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS LATE MONDAY. A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED MONDAY INTO TUESDAY.

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ANZ535-290900-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
930 PM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A
CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
THE DAY.

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ANZ536-290900-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
930 PM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN OR SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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ANZ537-290900-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
930 PM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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ANZ530-290900-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
930 PM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
THE DAY.

$$

ANZ531-290900-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
930 PM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
THE DAY.

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ANZ538-290900-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
930 PM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW
5 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW
THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
THE DAY.

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ANZ539-290900-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
930 PM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
THE DAY.

$$

ANZ532-290900-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
930 PM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
THE DAY.

$$

ANZ540-290900-
EASTERN BAY-
930 PM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
THE DAY.

$$

ANZ533-290900-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
930 PM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THROUGH THE DAY.

$$

ANZ541-290900-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
930 PM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
THE DAY.

$$

ANZ542-290900-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
930 PM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A
CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
THE DAY.

$$

ANZ534-290900-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
930 PM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 5 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT... BUILDING TO 3 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$

ANZ543-290900-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
930 PM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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