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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
342 AM EDT Wed Sep 30 2020

ANZ630>632-301400-
/O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0088.000000T0000Z-200930T1400Z/
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-
342 AM EDT Wed Sep 30 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT THIS
MORNING...

* WHAT...West winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt and waves
  2 to 3 ft.

* WHERE...Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek
  VA, Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA and
  Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA.

* WHEN...Until 10 AM EDT this morning.

* 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
436 PM EDT Tue Sep 29 2020

ANZ530-531-535-536-538-539-542-301230-
/O.CON.KLWX.SC.Y.0153.200929T2300Z-200930T2200Z/
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-
Patuxent River to Broomes Island MD-
436 PM EDT Tue Sep 29 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT
WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...West winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt expected.

* WHERE...Tidal Potomac River from Key Bridge to Cobb Island MD,
  Chesapeake Bay north of Sandy Point MD, Chester River to
  Queenstown MD, Patapsco River including Baltimore Harbor, and
  Patuxent River to Broomes Island MD.

* WHEN...Until 6 PM EDT Wednesday.

* 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
436 PM EDT Tue Sep 29 2020

ANZ532>534-537-540-541-543-301230-
/O.CON.KLWX.SC.Y.0153.000000T0000Z-200930T2200Z/
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-Eastern Bay-
Choptank River to Cambridge MD and the Little Choptank River-
Tangier Sound and the inland waters surrounding Bloodsworth
Island-
436 PM EDT Tue Sep 29 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT
WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...West winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt.

* WHERE...Chesapeake Bay from Sandy Point MD to Smith Point VA,
  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 6 PM EDT Wednesday.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$


Coastal Flood Statement


Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
402 PM EDT Tue Sep 29 2020

MDZ021>023-300900-
/O.NEW.KAKQ.CF.S.0036.200930T0300Z-200930T0900Z/
Dorchester-Wicomico-Somerset-
402 PM EDT Tue Sep 29 2020

...NUISANCE TIDAL FLOODING POSSIBLE DURING HIGH TIDE TONIGHT...

* WHAT...Up to one half foot of inundation above ground level
  expected in low-lying areas near shorelines and tidal
  waterways.

* WHERE...Dorchester, Somerset and Wicomico Counties.

* WHEN...From 11 PM EDT this evening through late tonight.

* IMPACTS...Shallow flooding is possible in the most vulnerable
  locations near the waterfront and shoreline.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive through flooded roadways.

&&

Time of high total tides are approximate to the nearest hour.

CAMBRIDGE MD
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 3.5 FT, MODERATE 4.0 FT, MAJOR 4.5 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.5 FT, MODERATE 2.0 FT, MAJOR 2.5 FT

             TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
 DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
            FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 29/03 PM     2.9        0.9        0.9        2       NONE
 30/04 AM     3.3        1.3        1.1        2       NONE
 30/04 PM     2.6        0.6        0.5        1       NONE
 01/05 AM     2.7        0.7        0.5       1-2      NONE
 01/05 PM     2.4        0.4        0.3        1       NONE
 02/05 AM     2.4        0.4        0.3       1-2      NONE

BISHOPS HEAD MD
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 3.2 FT, MODERATE 3.7 FT, MAJOR 4.2 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.1 FT, MODERATE 1.6 FT, MAJOR 2.1 FT

             TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
 DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
            FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 30/01 AM     3.3        1.2        1.0        2      MINOR
 30/02 PM     2.8        0.7        0.5       1-2      NONE
 01/02 AM     2.9        0.8        0.6        2       NONE
 01/02 PM     2.5        0.4        0.2        1       NONE
 02/02 AM     2.5        0.4        0.3        1       NONE

CRISFIELD MD
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 3.5 FT, MODERATE 4.0 FT, MAJOR 5.0 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.3 FT, MODERATE 1.8 FT, MAJOR 2.8 FT

             TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
 DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
            FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 30/12 AM     3.3        1.1        1.3        2       NONE
 30/12 PM     2.6        0.4        0.8       1-2      NONE
 01/01 AM     2.8        0.6        0.8        2       NONE
 01/01 PM     2.4        0.2        0.5        1       NONE
 02/01 AM     2.5        0.3        0.5        1       NONE

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
411 AM EDT Wed Sep 30 2020

MDZ025-NCZ102-VAZ098>100-010815-
Maryland Beaches-Eastern Currituck-Virginia Beach-Accomack-
Northampton-
411 AM EDT Wed Sep 30 2020

...MODERATE RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

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

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the
Internet for more information about the following hazards.

   MODERATE RIP CURRENT RISK.

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

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

LKB

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