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Marine Weather and Tides
Madison, MD

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6/25/2017 - NOAA is having a major issue that impact the 7 day forecast load times. Many users are reporting problems. The issue has been reported.
5/23/2017 - Worked with NOAA again to speed up the 7 day forecast load times. Thanks to them for being responsive.
5/19/2016 - There were issues with the 3 day airport observation history. I switched to another data source. Let me know if you see any issues with the data feeds.

Sunrise 5:39AMSunset 8:34PM Monday June 26, 2017 1:06 PM EDT (17:06 UTC) Moonrise 7:35AMMoonset 9:50PM Illumination 7% Phase: Waxing Crescent; Moon at 3 days in cycle
NOTE: Some of the data on this page has not been verified and should be used with that in mind. It may and occasionally will, be wrong. The tide reports are by xtide and are NOT FOR NAVIGATION.
Marine Forecasts
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ANZ533 Chesapeake Bay From North Beach To Drum Point- 1031 Am Edt Mon Jun 26 2017
.small craft advisory in effect until noon edt today...
Rest of today..W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt... Becoming S late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Tonight..W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
Tue..W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
Tue night..NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
Wed..W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
Wed night..S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
Thu..SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Fri..SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.
ANZ500 1031 Am Edt Mon Jun 26 2017
Synopsis for the tidal potomac and md portion of the chesapeake bay.. High pressure will build west of the area through Tuesday. A weak cold front will cross the waters Tuesday. High pressure will move over the area Wednesday before shifting offshore Thursday. Small craft advisory conditions are possible over portions of the waters Tuesday and again Thursday.

7 Day Forecast for Marine Location Near Madison, MD
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Area Discussion for - Wakefield, VA
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national weather service wakefield va
1056 am edt Mon jun 26 2017

Synopsis
A cold front will cross the area tonight, bringing cooler and
drier weather through midweek. Surface high pressure will push
off the coast Wednesday and Thursday, with warmer temperatures
for the latter half of the week.

Near term until 6 pm this evening
Weak sfc high pressure sliding acrs the area will provide a
partly to mostly sunny sky and comfortable conditions this
aftn. Highs will be mainly in the lower to mid 80s, with upper
70s around 80 at the beaches.

Short term 6 pm this evening through Wednesday
Broad trough aloft sharpens into the great lakes oh valley by
tonight... Pushing a secondary cold front across the fa. Limited
moisture associated W this front... Though can not rule out an
isold shra... ESP on the coastal plain. Lows in the m-u50s inland
to the l-m60s at the coast.

A relatively potent S W aloft will track across the local area
tue as the axis of the trough aloft swing to the E coastdrop
across the local area. Despite dry airmass... This system could
prove strong enough to squeeze out isold sct shras tstms in the
afternoon... ESP E of I 95. Will carry 20-30% pops. Highs in the
u70s- l80s.

Sfc high pressure finally builds into over the region tue
night-wed providing dry weather and comfortable conditions
under a mainly clear sky. Lows in the l-m50s inland to the
u50s-l60s at the coast. Highs Wed 80-85f... M-u70s at the
beaches.

Long term Wednesday night through Sunday
Long term period will feature generally dry wx with near to
slightly above normal temps through the period. Sfc high pres
slides offshore Wed night into Thu allowing for S SW flow to
develop across the mid atlc and temps to MAX out in the mid-upr
80s thu. Similar conditions into Fri with a mostly sunny sky and
high temps in the upr 80s to lwr 90s. Next chance of rain
arrives Sat sat night with an approaching cold front. With this
several days out will cap pops at 30% for now, but may raise
pops for this in future updates if the timing holds.

Aviation 15z Monday through Friday
Vfr conditions through the 12z TAF forecast. Isold sct shras
and high based CIGS possible Tue (afternoon) as a secondary cold
front crosses the local area. Otherwise...VFR conditions are
expected for much of the week as sfc hi pres builds over the
region.

Marine
Benign boating conditions expected the next few days. Winds
remain under 10 kt today with a weak trough of low pressure in
the vicinity. A weak cold front pushes offshore Mon night into
tue morning, but with weak CAA expect N NW winds behind the
front only up to 10-15 kt. Sfc high pres returns for Wednesday
leading to aftn sea breezes. Waves over the bay only 1-2 ft with
seas over the coastal waters 2-3 ft thru wed. High pressure
slides well off the coast Thursday Friday with return flow
resulting in s-sw winds increasing to 10-20 kt. Waves 2-3 ft on
the bay and seas possibly building to 4-5 ft north of cape
charles.

Akq watches warnings advisories
Md... None.

Nc... None.

Va... None.

Marine... None.

Synopsis... Alb tmg
near term... Tmg
short term... Alb
long term... Mas
aviation... Alb
marine... Jdm


Weather Reporting Stations
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Stations Dist Age Wind Air TempWater Temp WavesPressureDewPt
CA2 - 8571892 - Cambridge, MD 10 mi55 min 79°F 82°F1019.4 hPa
COVM2 - 8577018 - Cove Point LNG Pier, MD 11 mi49 min NE 5.1 G 6 76°F 1019.2 hPa
44062 - Gooses Reef, MD 11 mi37 min SE 3.9 G 5.8 77°F 1019.3 hPa
SLIM2 - 8577330 - Solomons Island, MD 17 mi55 min NNW 5.1 G 7 77°F 78°F
BISM2 - 8571421 - Bishops Head, MD 21 mi49 min W 7 G 8.9 77°F 81°F1018.8 hPa
TPLM2 - Thomas Point, MD 30 mi67 min WNW 14 G 16 76°F 78°F
PPTM2 - 8578240 - Piney Point, MD 30 mi49 min W 4.1 G 5.1
44042 - Potomac, MD 32 mi37 min SW 1.9 G 3.9 76°F 1018 hPa
BSLM2 - Chesapeake Bay, MD 33 mi157 min NW 5.1 75°F 1019 hPa47°F
44063 - Annapolis 35 mi37 min WNW 7.8 G 14 76°F 1018.3 hPa
CPVM2 36 mi49 min 79°F 46°F
APAM2 - 8575512 - Annapolis, MD 37 mi49 min 79°F 1017.8 hPa
LWTV2 - 8635750 - Lewisetta, VA 37 mi49 min ESE 4.1 G 4.1 76°F 80°F1018.8 hPa
NCDV2 45 mi49 min WSW 2.9 G 5.1 78°F 79°F1017.8 hPa
44043 - Patapsco, MD 47 mi37 min WNW 9.7 G 16 76°F 1018.8 hPa
44061 - Upper Potomac, MD 48 mi49 min SW 7.8 G 12 74°F 81°F1019.2 hPa

Wind History for Cambridge, MD
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Airport Reports
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AirportDistAgeWind ktVisibilitySky/WeatherTempDewPtHumidityPressure
Cambridge-Dorchester Airport, MD11 mi77 minWNW 810.00 miFair79°F46°F32%1019 hPa
Patuxent River, Naval Air Station, MD17 mi75 minVar 310.00 miA Few Clouds79°F48°F35%1018.7 hPa
St Marys County Airport, MD21 mi74 minN 010.00 miFair77°F48°F36%1019.3 hPa
Easton / Newman Field, MD23 mi79 minW 710.00 miPartly Cloudy81°F48°F32%1020 hPa

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Tide / Current Tables for Woolford, Church Creek, Little Choptank River, Maryland
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Woolford
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Mon -- 05:42 AM EDT     Sunrise
Mon -- 05:44 AM EDT     2.65 feet High Tide
Mon -- 08:34 AM EDT     Moonrise
Mon -- 01:23 PM EDT     0.41 feet Low Tide
Mon -- 06:13 PM EDT     1.77 feet High Tide
Mon -- 08:32 PM EDT     Sunset
Mon -- 10:49 PM EDT     Moonset
Tide / Current data from XTide NOT FOR NAVIGATION
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Tide / Current Tables for Cove Point (1.1 mi. NE of), Maryland Current
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Cove Point (1.1 mi. NE of)
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Mon -- 01:16 AM EDT     0.00 knots Slack
Mon -- 04:40 AM EDT     0.89 knots Max Flood
Mon -- 05:43 AM EDT     Sunrise
Mon -- 08:12 AM EDT     -0.00 knots Slack
Mon -- 08:35 AM EDT     Moonrise
Mon -- 11:43 AM EDT     -0.86 knots Max Ebb
Mon -- 03:05 PM EDT     0.00 knots Slack
Mon -- 05:35 PM EDT     0.50 knots Max Flood
Mon -- 08:33 PM EDT     Sunset
Mon -- 08:39 PM EDT     -0.00 knots Slack
Mon -- 10:49 PM EDT     Moonset
Mon -- 11:42 PM EDT     -0.48 knots Max Ebb
Tide / Current data from XTide NOT FOR NAVIGATION
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Weather Map and Satellite Images
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Wind Forecast for Wakefield, VA (13,3,4,5)
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Ground Weather Radar Station Dover AFB, DE
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