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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
348 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

VIRGINIA PORTION OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...CURRITUCK SOUND AND ATLANTIC
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT
20 NAUTICAL MILES

ANZ633-230200-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
348 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.THROUGH 7 PM...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 KT. WAVES 1
TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
348 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

VIRGINIA PORTION OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...CURRITUCK SOUND AND ATLANTIC
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT
20 NAUTICAL MILES

ANZ658-230200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT 20 NM-
348 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.THROUGH 7 PM...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 KT. SEAS 6
TO 8 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 8 SECONDS.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS... SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT WITH
A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
348 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

VIRGINIA PORTION OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...CURRITUCK SOUND AND ATLANTIC
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT
20 NAUTICAL MILES

ANZ656-230200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO VIRGINIA-
NORTH CAROLINA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
348 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.THROUGH 7 PM...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 KT. SEAS 5
TO 7 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 7 SECONDS.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
7 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS
LATE.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...MAINLY NE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
348 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

VIRGINIA PORTION OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...CURRITUCK SOUND AND ATLANTIC
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT
20 NAUTICAL MILES

ANZ654-230200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT 20 NM-
348 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.THROUGH 7 PM...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 7 SECONDS.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT... MAINLY NE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
348 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

VIRGINIA PORTION OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...CURRITUCK SOUND AND ATLANTIC
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT
20 NAUTICAL MILES

ANZ652-230200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT 20 NM-
348 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.THROUGH 7 PM...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE LATE
MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT... MAINLY NE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
348 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

VIRGINIA PORTION OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...CURRITUCK SOUND AND ATLANTIC
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT
20 NAUTICAL MILES

ANZ650-230200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT 20 NM-
348 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.THROUGH 7 PM...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE LATE
MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING E 5 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT...MAINLY NE SWELL WITH
A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
348 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

VIRGINIA PORTION OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...CURRITUCK SOUND AND ATLANTIC
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT
20 NAUTICAL MILES

ANZ634-230200-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK VA TO CAPE HENRY VA INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
348 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.THROUGH 7 PM...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 KT. WAVES 4
TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
324 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

ANZ650-652-654-656-658-222300-
/O.CON.KAKQ.GL.W.0009.000000T0000Z-170322T2300Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT 20 NM-
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-
324 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...NORTH 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT THROUGH EARLY
  THIS EVENING...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
  30 KT LATE TONIGHT.

* SEAS...4 TO 6 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
324 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

ANZ634-222300-
/O.CON.KAKQ.GL.W.0009.000000T0000Z-170322T2300Z/
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK VA TO CAPE HENRY VA INCLUDING
THE CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
324 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...NORTH 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT THROUGH EARLY
  EVENING. WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT
  LATER THIS EVENING.

* WAVES...3 TO 5 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
324 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

ANZ633-222300-
/O.CON.KAKQ.GL.W.0009.000000T0000Z-170322T2300Z/
CURRITUCK SOUND-
324 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* WINDS: NORTH 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT.

* WAVES: 1 TO 2 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
321 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

SANDY HOOK NJ TO FENWICK ISLAND DE TO 20 NM OFFSHORE AND DELAWARE
BAY

ANZ454-455-230715-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE MAY NJ TO CAPE HENLOPEN DE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE HENLOPEN TO FENWICK ISLAND DE OUT 20 NM-
321 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT LATE THIS
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN N SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW
5 TO 10 KT EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT... SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAINLY IN NE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.   A
CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. MAINLY IN NE
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING
TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
321 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

FROM S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM...
INCLUDING THE ALBEMARLE AND PAMLICO SOUNDS AND THE MONITOR NATIONAL
MARINE SANCTUARY

AMZ150-230730-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
321 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT EARLY. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.FRI...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
320 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017



ANZ454-455-230000-
/O.CON.KPHI.GL.W.0017.000000T0000Z-170323T0000Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE MAY NJ TO CAPE HENLOPEN DE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE HENLOPEN TO FENWICK ISLAND DE OUT 20 NM-
320 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* LOCATION...THE DELAWARE COASTAL WATERS.

* WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT.

* SEAS...3 TO 5 FEET.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL SLOWLY DIMINISH THROUGH THE EVENING HOURS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$


High Surf Advisory


COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE FOR NORTH CAROLINA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
308 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY NORTH OF CAPE HATTERAS THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

.STRONG NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS WILL LEAD TO WAVES IN THE SURF
ZONE REACHING AROUND 8 FEET FOR THE BEACHES FROM CAPE HATTERAS
NORTH.

NCZ103-230400-
/O.CON.KMHX.SU.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-170323T0400Z/
OUTER BANKS DARE-
308 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT
TONIGHT...

* LOCATION...BEACHES FROM CAPE HATTERAS NORTH.

* SURF HEIGHT...AROUND 8 FEET.

* TIMING...THROUGH THE EVENING.

* IMPACTS...VERY ROUGH SURF AND POSSIBLE MINOR BEACH EROSION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING LOCALIZED BEACH EROSION AND
DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
109 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

NCZ102-222300-
/O.CON.KAKQ.SU.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-170322T2300Z/
EASTERN CURRITUCK-
109 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* LOCATION: OUTER BANKS CURRITUCK.

* SURF HEIGHT: AROUND 8 FEET IN THE SURF ZONE.

* TIMING: THIS AFTERNOON.

* SHORELINE IMPACTS: BREAKING WAVES WILL RESULT IN BEACH EROSION WITH ONLY
  MINOR DAMAGE POSSIBLE TO DUNE STRUCTURES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN THE ADVISORY
AREA...PRODUCING LOCALIZED BEACH EROSION AND DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

$$


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
549 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...WINDS AND SEAS TO GRADUALLY DIMINISH THIS EVENING...

.GUSTY NORTH-NORTHEAST WINDS OF 25 TO 30 KNOTS WILL GRADUALLY
DIMINISH THIS EVENING. SEAS OF 6 TO 10 FEET ARE EXPECTED THIS
EVENING BEFORE DIMINISHING LATE TONIGHT AND THURSDAY AS HIGH
PRESSURE BUILDS IN FROM THE NORTHWEST.

AMZ130-131-230600-
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0037.000000T0000Z-170323T0600Z/
ALBEMARLE SOUND-ALLIGATOR RIVER-
549 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT
THURSDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT.

* WAVES...2 TO 3 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS OF 6 FEET OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED
MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD
AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

11

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
549 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...WINDS AND SEAS TO GRADUALLY DIMINISH THIS EVENING...

.GUSTY NORTH-NORTHEAST WINDS OF 25 TO 30 KNOTS WILL GRADUALLY
DIMINISH THIS EVENING. SEAS OF 6 TO 10 FEET ARE EXPECTED THIS
EVENING BEFORE DIMINISHING LATE TONIGHT AND THURSDAY AS HIGH
PRESSURE BUILDS IN FROM THE NORTHWEST.

AMZ150-230600-
/O.CAN.KMHX.GL.W.0011.000000T0000Z-170322T2300Z/
/O.EXA.KMHX.SC.Y.0037.000000T0000Z-170323T0600Z/
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
549 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT THURSDAY...
...GALE WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY HAS ISSUED
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT
THURSDAY. THE GALE WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

* WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT.

* SEAS...6 TO 9 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS OF 6 FEET OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED
MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD
AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
459 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

ANZ532>534-537-541>543-230500-
/O.CON.KLWX.SC.Y.0063.000000T0000Z-170323T0800Z/
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 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-
459 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT
THURSDAY...

* WINDS...18 TO 33 KNOTS WITHIN THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS WINDS OF 18 TO 33 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT
OR OCCURRING. BOATERS OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
459 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

ANZ530-531-535-536-538>540-230000-
/O.CON.KLWX.SC.Y.0063.000000T0000Z-170323T0000Z/
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT MD-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD MD-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND MD-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-EASTERN BAY-
459 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS...18 TO 33 KNOTS WITHIN THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS WINDS OF 18 TO 33 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT
OR OCCURRING. BOATERS OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
432 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

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.

ANZ540-230800-
EASTERN BAY-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
THE DAY...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
432 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

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.

ANZ543-230800-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT THURSDAY...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THROUGH THE DAY...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
432 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

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.

ANZ534-230800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT THURSDAY...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES FLAT...BUILDING TO 2 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...MAINLY
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
432 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

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.

ANZ541-230800-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT THURSDAY...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 FT...EXCEPT AROUND 4 FT NEAR THE MOUTH OF THE CHOPTANK.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
THE DAY...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
432 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

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.

ANZ533-230800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT THURSDAY...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
5 FT...EXCEPT AROUND 3 FT NEAR THE MOUTH OF THE CHOPTANK.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
10 KT LATE. WAVES 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THROUGH THE DAY...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
432 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

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.

ANZ532-230800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT THURSDAY...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
THE DAY...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
432 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

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.

ANZ535-230800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT EARLY IN THE
EVENING. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THROUGH THE DAY...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
432 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

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.

ANZ536-230800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... DIMINISHING TO
5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
432 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

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.

ANZ537-230800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT THURSDAY...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
348 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

VIRGINIA PORTION OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...CURRITUCK SOUND AND ATLANTIC
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT
20 NAUTICAL MILES

ANZ632-230200-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
348 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.THROUGH 7 PM...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. WAVES
4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT... BECOMING
NE 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT LATE.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
348 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

VIRGINIA PORTION OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...CURRITUCK SOUND AND ATLANTIC
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT
20 NAUTICAL MILES

ANZ630-230200-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
348 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.THROUGH 7 PM...N WINDS 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. WAVES 4 TO
5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3
FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
348 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

VIRGINIA PORTION OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...CURRITUCK SOUND AND ATLANTIC
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT
20 NAUTICAL MILES

ANZ631-230200-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
348 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.THROUGH 7 PM...N WINDS 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. WAVES 4 TO
5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. WAVES 4 TO
5 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 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 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
324 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

ANZ630>632-230330-
/O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0035.000000T0000Z-170323T1100Z/
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-
324 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EDT
THURSDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 25 KT. GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT THROUGH THIS
  EVENING.

* WAVES: 2 TO 3 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS AND/OR
WAVES OF 4 FEET OR GREATER OVER THE CHESAPEAKE BAY ARE EXPECTED
TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

MARINERS SHOULD PAY CLOSE ATTENTION TO THE MARINE FORECAST...AND
CONSIDER WIND AND SEA CONDITIONS IN PLANNING.

&&

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
321 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

FROM S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM...
INCLUDING THE ALBEMARLE AND PAMLICO SOUNDS AND THE MONITOR NATIONAL
MARINE SANCTUARY

AMZ130-230730-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
321 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT EARLY. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...SW 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. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

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