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 Hazardous marine condition(s):
 Small Craft Advisory
 Hazardous Weather Outlook
 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.
 
 
 
 ANZ500-172000-
 1030 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014
 
 
 .SYNOPSIS FOR THE TIDAL POTOMAC AND MD PORTION OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...
 HIGH PRESSURE OVER NEW ENGLAND WILL RIDGE SOUTHWARD TOWARD THE
 MID-ATLANTIC COAST THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEK. THE NEXT LOW
 PRESSURE AREA WILL MOVE THROUGH THE REGION SATURDAY. SMALL CRAFT
 ADVISORIES ARE POSSIBLE SATURDAY NIGHT.
 
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 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.        ANZ532-172000-  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-  1030 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014    SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT    REST OF TODAY  E WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.  TONIGHT  E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.  FRI  NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO  2 FT.  FRI NIGHT  E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.  SAT  NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.  WAVES 1 FT.  SAT NIGHT  NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.  SUN  SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.  MON  S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.    $$

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