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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
424 AM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

ANZ920-232115-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
424 AM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT. RAIN.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
10 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
10 TO 17 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
136 AM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

ANZ533-534-537-543-231345-
/O.CON.KLWX.SC.Y.0106.170523T1800Z-170524T0400Z/
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-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH
ISLAND-
136 AM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...

* 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.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
400 PM EDT Mon May 22 2017

MDZ021>025-NCZ012>017-030>032-102-VAZ048-060>062-064>069-075>090-092-
093-095>100-509>525-232000-
Dorchester-Wicomico-Somerset-Inland Worcester-Maryland Beaches-
Northampton-Hertford-Gates-Pasquotank-Camden-Western Currituck-
Bertie-Chowan-Perquimans-Eastern Currituck-Fluvanna-Prince Edward-
Cumberland-Goochland-Caroline-Mecklenburg-Lunenburg-Nottoway-Amelia-
Powhatan-Westmoreland-Richmond-Northumberland-Lancaster-Brunswick-
Dinwiddie-Prince George-Charles City-New Kent-Gloucester-Middlesex-
Mathews-Greensville-Sussex-Surry-James City-Southampton-
Isle of Wight-Norfolk/Portsmouth-Suffolk-Chesapeake-Virginia Beach-
Accomack-Western Louisa-Eastern Louisa-Western Hanover-
Eastern Hanover-Western Chesterfield-
Eastern Chesterfield (Including Col. Heights)-
Western Henrico (Including the City of Richmond)-Eastern Henrico-
Western King William-Eastern King William-Western King and Queen-
Eastern King and Queen-Western Essex-Eastern Essex-York-Newport News-
Hampton/Poquoson-
400 PM EDT Mon May 22 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for southeast Maryland, northeast
North Carolina, central Virginia, east central Virginia, eastern
Virginia, north central Virginia, south central Virginia and
southeast Virginia.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight.

No hazardous weather expected at this time.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday.

A potent low pressure system will track along a slow moving frontal
boundary Tuesday and Tuesday night, bringing the threat for heavy
rainfall to the region. Localized flooding is possible.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$


Short Term Forecast


Short Term Forecast
National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ
624 AM EDT Tue May 23 2017

DEZ001-002-MDZ008-012-015-019-020-NJZ001-007>010-012-015>019-
PAZ054-055-060>062-070-071-101>106-231230-
New Castle-Kent-Cecil-Kent MD-Queen Annes-Talbot-Caroline-Sussex-
Warren-Morris-Hunterdon-Somerset-Middlesex-Mercer-Salem-
Gloucester-Camden-Northwestern Burlington-Carbon-Monroe-Berks-
Lehigh-Northampton-Delaware-Philadelphia-Western Chester-
Eastern Chester-Western Montgomery-Eastern Montgomery-Upper Bucks-
Lower Bucks-
Including the cities of Wilmington, Dover, Elkton, Chestertown,
Centreville, Easton, Denton, Newton, Washington, Morristown,
Flemington, Somerville, New Brunswick, Trenton, Pennsville,
Glassboro, Camden, Cherry Hill, Moorestown, Mount Holly,
Jim Thorpe, Stroudsburg, Reading, Allentown, Bethlehem, Media,
Philadelphia, Honey Brook, Oxford, West Chester, Kennett Square,
Collegeville, Pottstown, Norristown, Lansdale, Chalfont,
Perkasie, Morrisville, and Doylestown
624 AM EDT Tue May 23 2017

.NOW...
Patchy fog across southeastern Pennsylvania, northern Delmarva,
northwest New Jersey, and the Delaware Valley will slowly
dissipate through the next few hours. The fog may reduce
visibility to one half mile at times. Motorists are urged to
exercise caution for rapidly changing visibility. Allow extra time
to reach your destination, and if you encounter fog, reduce speed
and allow extra following distance with the vehicle in front of
you.

$$

SFJ

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
344 AM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

PAZ028-036-045-046-049>053-056>059-063>066-231305-
ADAMS-COLUMBIA-CUMBERLAND-DAUPHIN-FRANKLIN-JUNIATA-LANCASTER-LEBANON-
MONTOUR-NORTHUMBERLAND-PERRY-SCHUYLKILL-SNYDER-SOUTHERN CLINTON-
SOUTHERN LYCOMING-UNION-YORK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HARRISBURG...LANCASTER...WILLIAMSPORT...
YORK
344 AM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

.NOW...
PATCHY DENSE FOG WILL BE ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE MIDDLE AND
LOWER SUSQUEHANNA VALLEY EARLY THIS MORNING. PERSONS TRAVELING
EARLY THIS MORNING SHOULD USE THEIR LOW BEAMS AND SLOW DOWN
IN AREAS OF DENSE FOG. THE FOG SHOULD BURN OFF QUICKLY AFTER
SUNRISE.

$$

MARTIN

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