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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS51 KLWX

FZUS51 KLWX 010533
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
132 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016

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. 

ANZ500-012000-
132 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016

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

LOW PRESSURE OVER KENTUCKY WILL LIFT NORTH TO THE EASTERN GREAT
LAKES THROUGH SUNDAY. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH MONDAY
WITH ONSHORE FLOW THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK. A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY IS POSSIBLE TUESDAY EVENING.



ANZ535-012000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
132 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016

OVERNIGHT
NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. PERIODS OF DRIZZLE WITH
WIDESPREAD SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG.

SAT
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN WITH AREAS
OF DRIZZLE. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

SAT NIGHT
NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SUN
SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SUN NIGHT
NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

MON
NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

MON NIGHT
N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

TUE
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

WED
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. 



ANZ536-012000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
132 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016

OVERNIGHT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
WIDESPREAD SHOWERS WITH AREAS OF DRIZZLE. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.

SAT
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY WITH AREAS OF
DRIZZLE. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

SAT NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.

SUN
W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SUN NIGHT
NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

MON
N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

MON NIGHT
N WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

TUE
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

WED
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. 



ANZ537-012000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
132 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT EARLY THIS
MORNING...

OVERNIGHT
E WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
WIDESPREAD SHOWERS WITH AREAS OF DRIZZLE. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.

SAT
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY WITH AREAS
OF DRIZZLE. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

SAT NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

SUN
SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SUN NIGHT
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES FLAT.

MON
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

MON NIGHT
N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

TUE
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT... BUILDING TO 3 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WED
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. 



ANZ530-012000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
132 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT THIS MORNING


OVERNIGHT
NE WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. PERIODS
OF DRIZZLE AND RAIN LIKELY. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

SAT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY WITH AREAS OF DRIZZLE. AREAS OF FOG.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

SAT NIGHT
E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

SUN
SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. PATCHY FOG.

SUN NIGHT
NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

MON
NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

MON NIGHT
N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

TUE
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

WED
NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. 



ANZ531-012000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
132 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT THIS MORNING


OVERNIGHT
E WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. PERIODS
OF DRIZZLE AND RAIN LIKELY. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

SAT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY WITH AREAS OF DRIZZLE. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.

SAT NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.

SUN
S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG.

SUN NIGHT
W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

MON
NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

MON NIGHT
N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

TUE
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

WED
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. 



ANZ538-012000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
132 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT THIS MORNING


OVERNIGHT
E WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. PERIODS
OF DRIZZLE AND RAIN LIKELY. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

SAT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY WITH AREAS OF DRIZZLE. AREAS OF FOG.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

SAT NIGHT
NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.

SUN
W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. PATCHY FOG.

SUN NIGHT
NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.

MON
NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.

MON NIGHT
N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.

TUE
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

WED
NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. 



ANZ539-012000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
132 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT THIS MORNING


OVERNIGHT
E WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. PERIODS
OF DRIZZLE AND RAIN LIKELY. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

SAT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY WITH AREAS OF DRIZZLE. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.

SAT NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

SUN
E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT. PATCHY FOG.

SUN NIGHT
W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

MON
NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

MON NIGHT
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

TUE
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

WED
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. 



ANZ532-012000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
132 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT THIS MORNING


OVERNIGHT
E WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. PERIODS
OF DRIZZLE AND RAIN LIKELY. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

SAT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING SE 5 KT
LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY WITH AREAS OF DRIZZLE. AREAS OF
FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

SAT NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.

SUN
W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SUN NIGHT
W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.

MON
NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

MON NIGHT
N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

TUE
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

WED
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. 



ANZ540-012000-
EASTERN BAY-
132 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT THIS MORNING


OVERNIGHT
E WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
WIDESPREAD SHOWERS WITH AREAS OF DRIZZLE. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.

SAT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING SE 5 KT
LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY WITH AREAS OF DRIZZLE. AREAS OF
FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

SAT NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

SUN
W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SUN NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES FLAT.

MON
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

MON NIGHT
N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

TUE
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

WED
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. 



ANZ533-012000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
132 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT THIS MORNING


OVERNIGHT
E WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
WIDESPREAD SHOWERS WITH AREAS OF DRIZZLE. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.

SAT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY WITH AREAS OF
DRIZZLE. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

SAT NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
PATCHY FOG.

SUN
W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SUN NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES FLAT.

MON
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

MON NIGHT
N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

TUE
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT... BUILDING TO 3 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WED
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT. 



ANZ541-012000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
132 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT THIS MORNING


OVERNIGHT
E WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
WIDESPREAD SHOWERS WITH AREAS OF DRIZZLE. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.

SAT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO
5 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY WITH AREAS OF DRIZZLE. AREAS
OF FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

SAT NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

SUN
W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SUN NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES FLAT.

MON
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

MON NIGHT
N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

TUE
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

WED
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. 



ANZ542-012000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
132 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT EARLY THIS
MORNING...

OVERNIGHT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
WIDESPREAD SHOWERS WITH AREAS OF DRIZZLE. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.

SAT
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY WITH AREAS OF
DRIZZLE. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

SAT NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
PATCHY FOG.

SUN
W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SUN NIGHT
S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FT.

MON
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

MON NIGHT
N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

TUE
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

WED
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. 



ANZ534-012000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
132 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT EARLY THIS
MORNING...

OVERNIGHT
E WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
WIDESPREAD SHOWERS WITH AREAS OF DRIZZLE. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.

SAT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY WITH AREAS
OF DRIZZLE. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

SAT NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

SUN
W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SUN NIGHT
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

MON
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

MON NIGHT
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

TUE
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT... BUILDING TO 3 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WED
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. 



ANZ543-012000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
132 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT EARLY THIS
MORNING...

OVERNIGHT
E WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
WIDESPREAD SHOWERS WITH AREAS OF DRIZZLE. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.

SAT
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY WITH AREAS OF
DRIZZLE. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

SAT NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

SUN
W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SUN NIGHT
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

MON
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

MON NIGHT
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

TUE
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT... BUILDING TO 3 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WED
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.