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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS51 KLWX

FZUS51 KLWX 290345
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1145 PM EDT TUE JUN 28 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. 

ANZ500-290800-
1145 PM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

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

A COLD FRONT WILL LINGER OVER THE MARYLAND PORTION OF THE CHESAPEAKE
BAY TODAY BEFORE SHIFTING EAST TONIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRIEFLY
BUILD OVERHEAD WEDNESDAY BEFORE MOVING OUT INTO THE ATLANTIC ON
THURSDAY. THE NEXT COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH EARLY THIS WEEKEND AND
BE SLOW TO MOVE THROUGH THE AREA.



ANZ535-290800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
1145 PM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

REST OF TONIGHT
NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING.

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

WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

THU
E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

THU NIGHT
S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

FRI
SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

SAT
NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE MORNING.

SUN
W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. 

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



ANZ536-290800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
1145 PM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

REST OF TONIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. WAVES
1 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN ISOLATED
SHOWERS.

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

WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

THU
E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

THU NIGHT
S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

FRI
S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

SAT
NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THROUGH THE
NIGHT.

SUN
SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE MORNING. 

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



ANZ537-290800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
1145 PM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

REST OF TONIGHT
W WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
TSTMS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

THU
N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT.

THU NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

FRI
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

SAT
NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THROUGH THE
NIGHT.

SUN
SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS THROUGH THE DAY. 

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



ANZ530-290800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
1145 PM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

REST OF TONIGHT
W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

THU
W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.

THU NIGHT
S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

FRI
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

SAT
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE MORNING.

SUN
W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. 

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



ANZ531-290800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
1145 PM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

REST OF TONIGHT
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

THU
E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

THU NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

FRI
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

SAT
NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE MORNING.

SUN
W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. 

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



ANZ538-290800-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
1145 PM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

REST OF TONIGHT
NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS.

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

WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

THU
E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.

THU NIGHT
S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

FRI
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

SAT
NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE MORNING.

SUN
W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. 

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



ANZ539-290800-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
1145 PM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

REST OF TONIGHT
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
TSTMS.

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

WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

THU
E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

THU NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

FRI
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

SAT
NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE MORNING.

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

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



ANZ532-290800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
1145 PM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

REST OF TONIGHT
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED TSTMS.

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

WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

THU
E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

THU NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

FRI
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

SAT
NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE MORNING.

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

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



ANZ540-290800-
EASTERN BAY-
1145 PM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

REST OF TONIGHT
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. WAVES
1 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.

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

WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

THU
E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

THU NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

FRI
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

SAT
NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE MORNING.

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

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



ANZ533-290800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
1145 PM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

REST OF TONIGHT
SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. WAVES 1 FT.
NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.

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

WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

THU
E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

THU NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

FRI
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

SAT
NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THROUGH THE
NIGHT.

SUN
SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
IN THE MORNING. 

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



ANZ541-290800-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
1145 PM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

REST OF TONIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 KT LATE.
WAVES 1 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN
SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.

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

WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

THU
W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

THU NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

FRI
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

SAT
W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THROUGH THE
NIGHT.

SUN
SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE MORNING. 

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



ANZ542-290800-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
1145 PM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

REST OF TONIGHT
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS
AND TSTMS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
TSTMS.

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

WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

THU
NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

THU NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

FRI
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

SAT
NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THROUGH THE
NIGHT.

SUN
S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE MORNING. 

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



ANZ534-290800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
1145 PM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

REST OF TONIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 KT LATE.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN
SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.

WED
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

THU
N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT.

THU NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

FRI
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

SAT
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
THROUGH THE NIGHT.

SUN
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. 

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.



ANZ543-290800-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
1145 PM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

REST OF TONIGHT
SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS
AND TSTMS LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
TSTMS.

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

WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

THU
N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT.

THU NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

FRI
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

SAT
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.

SUN
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS. 

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.