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Gale Warning

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
607 PM EST Fri Jan 28 2022

ANZ531>534-537-539>543-300900-
/O.CAN.KLWX.SC.Y.0029.000000T0000Z-220129T0500Z/
/O.EXT.KLWX.GL.W.0008.220128T2307Z-220130T0900Z/
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 Cobb Island MD to Smith Point VA-
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-
607 PM EST Fri Jan 28 2022

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST SUNDAY...

* WHAT...North winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt and
  waves 3 to 6 ft.

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

* WHEN...Until 4 AM EST Sunday.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds will cause hazardous waves which could
  capsize or damage vessels.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Mariners should alter plans to avoid these hazardous conditions.
Remain in port, seek safe harbor, alter course, and/or secure the
vessel for severe conditions.

&&

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
1143 AM EST Fri Jan 28 2022

ANZ530>543-DCZ001-MDZ008-011-013-014-016>018-504-506-508-
VAZ052>057-291000-
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-District of Columbia-Cecil-Southern Baltimore-
Prince Georges-Anne Arundel-Charles-St. Marys-Calvert-
Central and Southeast Montgomery-Central and Southeast Howard-
Southeast Harford-Prince William/Manassas/Manassas Park-Fairfax-
Arlington/Falls Church/Alexandria-Stafford-Spotsylvania-
King George-
1143 AM EST Fri Jan 28 2022

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the Maryland portion of the
Chesapeake Bay, Tidal Potomac River, and I-95 corridor through
central Maryland, northern Virginia, and District of Columbia.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for the entire outlook area
through tonight.

A Gale Warning is in effect for portions of the waters late
tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

The Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect for portions of the
area through midday Saturday.

A Gale Warning is in effect for all waters Saturday into Saturday
night.

Dangerously cold wind chills are possible Saturday night.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Please report snowfall amounts according to standard operating
procedures.

$$



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