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Small Craft Advisory

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
925 PM EST Fri Dec 4 2020

ANZ530>543-051400-
/O.CON.KLWX.GL.W.0022.201205T0600Z-201205T2100Z/
/O.CON.KLWX.SC.Y.0198.201205T2100Z-201206T1100Z/
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-
925 PM EST Fri Dec 4 2020

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 4 PM EST
SATURDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM SATURDAY TO
6 AM EST SUNDAY...

* WHAT...For the Gale Warning, northwest winds 15 to 25 kt with
  gusts up to 40 kt and waves 2 to 4 ft expected. For the Small
  Craft Advisory, northwest winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to
  30 kt expected.

* WHERE...Tidal Potomac River from Key Bridge to Smith Point VA,
  and Chesapeake Bay and adjoining estuaries north of Smith
  Point VA.

* WHEN...For the Gale Warning, from 1 AM to 4 PM EST Saturday.
  For the Small Craft Advisory, from 4 PM Saturday to 6 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.

&&

$$



Gale Warning

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
925 PM EST Fri Dec 4 2020

ANZ530>543-051400-
/O.CON.KLWX.GL.W.0022.201205T0600Z-201205T2100Z/
/O.CON.KLWX.SC.Y.0198.201205T2100Z-201206T1100Z/
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-
925 PM EST Fri Dec 4 2020

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 4 PM EST
SATURDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM SATURDAY TO
6 AM EST SUNDAY...

* WHAT...For the Gale Warning, northwest winds 15 to 25 kt with
  gusts up to 40 kt and waves 2 to 4 ft expected. For the Small
  Craft Advisory, northwest winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to
  30 kt expected.

* WHERE...Tidal Potomac River from Key Bridge to Smith Point VA,
  and Chesapeake Bay and adjoining estuaries north of Smith
  Point VA.

* WHEN...For the Gale Warning, from 1 AM to 4 PM EST Saturday.
  For the Small Craft Advisory, from 4 PM Saturday to 6 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
703 PM EST Fri Dec 4 2020

ANZ530>543-DCZ001-MDZ008-011-013-014-016>018-504-506-508-
VAZ052>057-060015-
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-
703 PM EST Fri Dec 4 2020

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...Tonight

Moderate to heavy rain is possible tonight, and may result in
isolated instances of flooding.

A Gale Warning goes into effect at 1 AM tonight for all tidal
waters.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

Moderate to heavy rain and isolated instances of flooding are
possible through early Saturday.

The Gale Warning continues until 4 PM Saturday afternoon.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$



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