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Dahlgren, VA - Upper Machodoc Creek, Va. Coastal Forecast

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
635 PM EST Sun Mar 3 2024

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.

ANZ500-040900-
635 PM EST Sun Mar 3 2024

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE TIDAL POTOMAC AND MD PORTION OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...

High pressure will briefly build overhead through Monday. Low
pressure developing near or just offshore of the Carolinas will move
northward along the East Coast Monday night into Tuesday, with
another slightly stronger area of low pressure following a similar
course Wednesday into Thursday. A third and even stronger area of
low pressure is likely to develop over the Ohio and Tennessee River
Valleys Thursday into Friday, then track near or over the Mid-
Atlantic through the upcoming weekend. Small Craft Advisories may be
needed Monday night into Tuesday morning, and will likely be needed
Wednesday through Thursday.

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ANZ535-040900-
Tidal Potomac from Key Bridge to Indian Head-
635 PM EST Sun Mar 3 2024

.TONIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.MON...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. Rain likely. Vsby 1 to
3 NM.
.TUE...N winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft. Rain likely.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. Rain likely.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft.
Rain likely.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain in the
morning.
.FRI...N winds 5 kt...becoming SE. Waves 1 ft. A chance of rain
through the night.

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ANZ536-040900-
Tidal Potomac from Indian Head to Cobb Island-
635 PM EST Sun Mar 3 2024

.TONIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.MON...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. Rain likely. Vsby 1 to
3 NM.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. Rain likely.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. Rain likely.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft.
Rain likely.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain in the
morning.
.FRI...N winds 5 kt...becoming SE. Waves 1 ft. A chance of rain
through the night.

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ANZ537-040900-
Tidal Potomac from Cobb Island to Smith Point-
635 PM EST Sun Mar 3 2024

.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves flat.
.MON...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming N late. Gusts up to
20 kt. Waves 2 ft. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. Rain likely.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming N after midnight. Gusts
up to 25 kt. Waves 3 ft. Rain likely.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain in the
morning.
.FRI...NE winds 10 kt...becoming SE. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
rain through the night.

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ANZ530-040900-
Chesapeake Bay north of Pooles Island-
635 PM EST Sun Mar 3 2024

.TONIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.MON...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft.
Rain likely. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the morning. Waves
1 ft. Rain likely.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. Rain likely.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 2 ft.
Rain likely.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain in the
morning.
.FRI...N winds 10 kt...becoming S in the afternoon and evening, then
becoming SE after midnight. Waves 1 ft. A chance of rain through the
night.

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ANZ531-040900-
Chesapeake Bay from Pooles Island to Sandy Point-
635 PM EST Sun Mar 3 2024

.TONIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.MON...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 1 to
2 ft. Rain likely. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Rain likely.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less. Rain likely.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 2 ft.
Rain likely.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain in the
morning.
.FRI...N winds 10 kt...becoming SE. Waves 1 ft. A chance of rain
through the night.

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ANZ538-040900-
Patapsco River including Baltimore Harbor-
635 PM EST Sun Mar 3 2024

.TONIGHT...W winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.MON...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. Rain likely. Vsby 1 to
3 NM.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. Rain likely.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less. Rain likely.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 to
2 ft. Rain likely.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain in the
morning.
.FRI...N winds 10 kt...becoming SE. Waves 1 ft. A chance of rain
through the night.

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ANZ539-040900-
Chester River to Queenstown MD-
635 PM EST Sun Mar 3 2024

.TONIGHT...Light winds. Waves flat.
.MON...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less. Rain likely.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 25 kt. Waves 1 to
2 ft. Rain.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 ft. A chance of rain in the
morning.
.FRI...NE winds 10 kt...becoming SE. Waves 1 ft. A chance of rain
through the night.

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ANZ532-040900-
Chesapeake Bay from Sandy Point to North Beach-
635 PM EST Sun Mar 3 2024

.TONIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.MON...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 1 to
2 ft. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. Rain likely.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming N after midnight. Gusts
up to 25 kt. Waves 2 ft. Rain likely.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain in the
morning.
.FRI...NE winds 10 kt...becoming SE. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
rain through the night.

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ANZ540-040900-
Eastern Bay-
635 PM EST Sun Mar 3 2024

.TONIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.MON...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less. Rain likely.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming N after midnight. Gusts
up to 25 kt. Waves 2 ft. Rain.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain in the
morning.
.FRI...NE winds 10 kt...becoming SE. Waves 1 ft. A chance of rain
through the night.

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ANZ533-040900-
Chesapeake Bay from North Beach to Drum Point-
635 PM EST Sun Mar 3 2024

.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves flat.
.MON...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming N late. Gusts up to
20 kt. Waves 2 ft. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. Rain likely.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming N after midnight. Gusts
up to 25 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Rain likely.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain in the
morning.
.FRI...NE winds 10 kt...becoming SE. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
rain through the night.

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ANZ541-040900-
Choptank River to Cambridge MD and the Little Choptank River-
635 PM EST Sun Mar 3 2024

.TONIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Waves flat.
.MON...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. Rain.
Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance
of rain.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. Rain likely.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming N after midnight. Gusts
up to 25 kt. Waves 2 ft. Rain.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 ft. A chance of rain in the
morning.
.FRI...NE winds 10 kt...becoming SE. Waves 1 ft. A chance of rain
through the night.

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ANZ542-040900-
Patuxent River to Broomes Island MD-
635 PM EST Sun Mar 3 2024

.TONIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.MON...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
.WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. Rain likely.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming N after midnight. Gusts
up to 25 kt. Waves 1 ft. Rain likely.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of rain in the
morning.
.FRI...NE winds 10 kt...becoming SE. Waves 1 ft. A chance of rain
through the night.

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ANZ534-040900-
Chesapeake Bay from Drum Point to Smith Point-
635 PM EST Sun Mar 3 2024

.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves flat. Patchy fog after midnight with
vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.MON...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 2 ft.
Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 2 ft. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
.WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Rain likely.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming N after midnight. Gusts
up to 25 kt. Waves 3 ft. Rain.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 3 ft. A chance of rain in the
morning.
.FRI...NE winds 10 kt...becoming SE. Waves 2 ft. A chance of rain
through the night.

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ANZ543-040900-
Tangier Sound and the inland waters surrounding Bloodsworth Island-
635 PM EST Sun Mar 3 2024

.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves flat. Patchy fog after midnight with
vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.MON...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 to
2 ft. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft. A chance of rain.
.WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Waves
1 ft. Rain likely.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming N after midnight. Gusts
up to 25 kt. Waves 2 ft. Rain.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 ft. A chance of rain in the
morning.
.FRI...NE winds 10 kt...becoming SE. Waves 1 ft. A chance of rain
through the night.

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