Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
430 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 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.

ANZ500-192300-
430 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE TIDAL POTOMAC AND MD PORTION OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BE IN CONTROL THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE MOVING OFF
THE COAST SUNDAY. A STRONGER COLD FRONT WILL PASS THROUGH THE WATERS
SUNDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR
PORTIONS OF THE WATERS SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY.

$$

ANZ535-192300-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
430 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 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...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ536-192300-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
430 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-192300-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
430 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ530-192300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
430 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-192300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
430 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
2 FT.
.TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. WAVES
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ538-192300-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
430 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ539-192300-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
430 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. WAVES
1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ532-192300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
430 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
2 FT.
.TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ540-192300-
EASTERN BAY-
430 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 FT.
.TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 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. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ533-192300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
430 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ541-192300-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
430 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. WAVES
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ542-192300-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
430 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-192300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
430 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. WAVES
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT... SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN
THE EVENING...THEN BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$

ANZ543-192300-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
430 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. WAVES
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$



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