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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
531 PM EST Wed Dec 7 2022

ANZ630>632-634-080645-
/O.EXT.KAKQ.SC.Y.0112.221207T2231Z-221209T0300Z/
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
531 PM EST Wed Dec 7 2022

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THURSDAY...

* WHAT...North winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt and waves
  2 to 4 ft.

* WHERE...Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA,
  Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA,
  Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA and
  Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
  the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel.

* WHEN...Until 10 PM EST Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
531 PM EST Wed Dec 7 2022

ANZ654-656-658-080645-
/O.EXT.KAKQ.SC.Y.0112.221207T2231Z-221209T2300Z/
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
531 PM EST Wed Dec 7 2022

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST FRIDAY...

* WHAT...North winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt and seas 4
  to 7 ft.

* WHERE...Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles
  Light VA out 20 nm, Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to
  Virginia-North Carolina border out to 20 nm and Coastal waters
  from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out 20 nm.

* WHEN...Until 6 PM EST Friday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
411 PM EST Wed Dec 7 2022

ANZ533-534-537-541>543-080515-
/O.CON.KLWX.SC.Y.0228.221208T0500Z-221208T2200Z/
Chesapeake Bay from North Beach to Drum Point MD-
Chesapeake Bay from Drum Point MD to Smith Point VA-
Tidal Potomac from Cobb Island MD to Smith Point VA-
Choptank River to Cambridge MD and the Little Choptank River-
Patuxent River to Broomes Island MD-
Tangier Sound and the inland waters surrounding Bloodsworth
Island-
411 PM EST Wed Dec 7 2022

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT
TO 5 PM EST THURSDAY...

* WHAT...North winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt expected.

* WHERE...Chesapeake Bay from North Beach MD to Smith Point VA,
  Tidal Potomac from Cobb Island MD to Smith Point VA, Choptank
  River to Cambridge MD and the Little Choptank River, Patuxent
  River to Broomes Island MD, and Tangier Sound and the inland
  waters surrounding Bloodsworth Island.

* WHEN...From midnight tonight to 5 PM EST Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$

DHOF

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
411 PM EST Wed Dec 7 2022

ANZ531-532-539-540-080515-
/O.CON.KLWX.SC.Y.0228.221208T0500Z-221208T1700Z/
Chesapeake Bay from Pooles Island to Sandy Point MD-
Chesapeake Bay from Sandy Point to North Beach MD-
Chester River to Queenstown MD-Eastern Bay-
411 PM EST Wed Dec 7 2022

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT
TO NOON EST THURSDAY...

* WHAT...North winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt expected.

* WHERE...Chesapeake Bay from Pooles Island MD to North Beach
  MD, Chester River to Queenstown MD, and Eastern Bay.

* WHEN...From midnight tonight to noon EST Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$


Special Weather Statement


Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service State College PA
630 PM EST Wed Dec 7 2022

PAZ057>059-065-066-080330-
Dauphin-Schuylkill-Lebanon-York-Lancaster-
630 PM EST Wed Dec 7 2022

...AREAS OF DENSE FOG...

Areas of dense fog will hamper travel this evening, then expect
improving conditions by around midnight. Use caution if driving
and be alert for poor visibility.

$$


Marine Weather Statement


Marine Weather Statement
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
556 PM EST Wed Dec 7 2022

ANZ530>543-080500-
Chesapeake Bay north of Pooles Island MD-
Chesapeake Bay from Pooles Island to Sandy Point MD-
Chesapeake Bay from Sandy Point to North Beach MD-
Chesapeake Bay from North Beach to Drum Point MD-
Chesapeake Bay from Drum Point MD to Smith Point VA-
Tidal Potomac from Key Bridge to Indian Head MD-
Tidal Potomac from Indian Head to Cobb Island MD-
Tidal Potomac from Cobb Island MD to Smith Point VA-
Patapsco River including Baltimore Harbor-
Chester River to Queenstown MD-Eastern Bay-
Choptank River to Cambridge MD and the Little Choptank River-
Patuxent River to Broomes Island MD-
Tangier Sound and the inland waters surrounding Bloodsworth
Island-
556 PM EST Wed Dec 7 2022

...FOG THIS EVENING...

Fog may reduce visibility to one nautical mile or less this
evening. Mariners should exercise extra caution and follow U.S.
Coast Guard Rules of Conduct for vessels operating in fog.

$$

DHOF


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ
0506 PM EST Wed Dec 07 2022

DEZ001-082206-
New Castle-
0506 PM EST Wed Dec 07 2022

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for New Castle County in Delaware.

.DAY ONE...Through tonight.

There is a low probability of widespread hazardous weather.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

Minor coastal flooding is possible on Friday.
Minor coastal flooding is possible on Saturday.

Please go to weather.gov/phi/ehwo for more information on
potential weather hazards.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Weather spotters are encouraged to report significant weather
conditions according to standard operating procedures.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ
0506 PM EST Wed Dec 07 2022

DEZ002-082206-
Kent-
0506 PM EST Wed Dec 07 2022

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for Kent County in Delaware.

.DAY ONE...Through tonight.

There is a low probability of widespread hazardous weather.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

Minor coastal flooding is possible on Friday.
Minor coastal flooding is possible on Saturday.

Please go to weather.gov/phi/ehwo for more information on
potential weather hazards.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Weather spotters are encouraged to report significant weather
conditions according to standard operating procedures.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
237 PM EST Wed Dec 7 2022

NCZ003>006-019-020-VAZ032>035-043>047-058-059-081945-
Surry-Stokes-Rockingham-Caswell-Wilkes-Yadkin-Patrick-Franklin-
Bedford-Amherst-Henry-Pittsylvania-Campbell-Appomattox-Buckingham-
Halifax-Charlotte-
237 PM EST Wed Dec 7 2022

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for north central North Carolina,
northwest North Carolina, central Virginia, south central Virginia,
southwest Virginia and west central Virginia.

.DAY ONE...This afternoon and tonight.

Areas of dense fog will be possible overnight and into Thursday
morning. Visibilities may drop below a quarter of a mile at times.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

There is a low probability for widespread hazardous weather.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$


Short Term Forecast


Short Term Forecast
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
631 PM EST Wed Dec 7 2022

MDZ003>006-008-011-503>508-VAZ028-031-039-040-051>053-501-502-505-
506-WVZ051>053-080200-
Washington-Frederick MD-Carroll-Northern Baltimore-Cecil-
Southern Baltimore-Northwest Montgomery-
Central and Southeast Montgomery-Northwest Howard-
Central and Southeast Howard-Northwest Harford-Southeast Harford-
Frederick VA-Clarke-Madison-Rappahannock-Culpeper-
Prince William/Manassas/Manassas Park-Fairfax-Northern Fauquier-
Southern Fauquier-Western Loudoun-Eastern Loudoun-Morgan-Berkeley-
Jefferson-
Including the cities of Hagerstown, Frederick, Ballenger Creek,
Eldersburg, Westminster, Reisterstown, Cockeysville, Elkton,
Baltimore, Germantown, Damascus, Bethesda, Rockville,
Gaithersburg, Silver Spring, Lisbon, Columbia, Ellicott City,
Jarrettsville, Aberdeen, Winchester, Berryville, Madison,
Washington, Culpeper, Dale City, Manassas, Woodbridge,
Lake Ridge, Montclair, Reston, Herndon, Annandale, Centreville,
Chantilly, McLean, Franconia, Warrenton, Turnbull, Purcellville,
Leesburg, Ashburn, Sterling, Paw Paw, Martinsburg, Charles Town,
and Shepherdstown
631 PM EST Wed Dec 7 2022

.NOW...
Patchy dense fog is possible this evening, and may locally
reduce visibility to a quarter mile or less. Motorists should
exercise extra caution, reduce speed, leave extra travel time and
following distance, and use low beam headlights when encountering
dense fog.

$$

DHOF

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