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FZUS51 KLWX 262333
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
732 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-270800-
732 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

A COLD FRONT WILL PASS THROUGH THE WATERS TONIGHT. LOW PRESSURE WILL
DEVELOP ALONG THE BOUNDARY TO THE EAST FRIDAY AND THE LOW WILL MOVE
OUT TO SEA FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD
OVERHEAD SUNDAY BEFORE MOVING OFF TO THE EAST EARLY NEXT WEEK. A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE
WATERS FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT AND INTO SUNDAY.

$$

ANZ535-270800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
732 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING NW WITH
GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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

$$

ANZ536-270800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
732 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING NW
WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ537-270800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
732 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ530-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
732 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING NW 15 TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS
EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ531-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
732 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW LATE THIS EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS EVENING... THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ538-270800-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
732 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING NW 15 TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS
EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ539-270800-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
732 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW LATE THIS EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS EVENING... THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ532-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
732 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW LATE THIS EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT
LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS THIS EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ540-270800-
EASTERN BAY-
732 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS
EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ533-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
732 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS
EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ541-270800-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
732 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
30 KT. WAVES 2 FT...EXCEPT FLAT NEAR THE MOUTH OF THE LITTLE
CHOPTANK. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS
EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ542-270800-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
732 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS
EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ534-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
732 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ543-270800-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
732 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$





000
FZUS51 KLWX 262333
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
732 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-270800-
732 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

A COLD FRONT WILL PASS THROUGH THE WATERS TONIGHT. LOW PRESSURE WILL
DEVELOP ALONG THE BOUNDARY TO THE EAST FRIDAY AND THE LOW WILL MOVE
OUT TO SEA FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD
OVERHEAD SUNDAY BEFORE MOVING OFF TO THE EAST EARLY NEXT WEEK. A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE
WATERS FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT AND INTO SUNDAY.

$$

ANZ535-270800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
732 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING NW WITH
GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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

$$

ANZ536-270800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
732 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING NW
WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ537-270800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
732 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ530-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
732 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING NW 15 TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS
EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ531-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
732 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW LATE THIS EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS EVENING... THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ538-270800-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
732 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING NW 15 TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS
EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ539-270800-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
732 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW LATE THIS EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS EVENING... THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ532-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
732 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW LATE THIS EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT
LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS THIS EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ540-270800-
EASTERN BAY-
732 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS
EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ533-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
732 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS
EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ541-270800-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
732 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
30 KT. WAVES 2 FT...EXCEPT FLAT NEAR THE MOUTH OF THE LITTLE
CHOPTANK. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS
EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP
TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ542-270800-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
732 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS
EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ534-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
732 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ543-270800-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
732 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$






000
FZUS51 KLWX 262032
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-270800-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

A COLD FRONT WILL PASS THROUGH THE WATERS TONIGHT. LOW PRESSURE WILL
DEVELOP ALONG THE BOUNDARY TO THE EAST FRIDAY AND THE LOW WILL MOVE
OUT TO SEA FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD
OVERHEAD SUNDAY BEFORE MOVING OFF TO THE EAST EARLY NEXT WEEK. A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE
WATERS FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT AND INTO SUNDAY.

$$

ANZ535-270800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES
1 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP
TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ536-270800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-270800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ530-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ538-270800-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ539-270800-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ532-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ540-270800-
EASTERN BAY-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ533-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ541-270800-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 FT...EXCEPT FLAT NEAR THE MOUTH OF THE LITTLE CHOPTANK.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ542-270800-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING NW
WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN BUILDING
TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ543-270800-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING N
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 5 KT IN THE EVENING... INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT... BUILDING TO 3 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$





000
FZUS51 KLWX 262032
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-270800-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

A COLD FRONT WILL PASS THROUGH THE WATERS TONIGHT. LOW PRESSURE WILL
DEVELOP ALONG THE BOUNDARY TO THE EAST FRIDAY AND THE LOW WILL MOVE
OUT TO SEA FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD
OVERHEAD SUNDAY BEFORE MOVING OFF TO THE EAST EARLY NEXT WEEK. A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE
WATERS FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT AND INTO SUNDAY.

$$

ANZ535-270800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES
1 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP
TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ536-270800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-270800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ530-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ538-270800-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ539-270800-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ532-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ540-270800-
EASTERN BAY-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ533-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ541-270800-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 FT...EXCEPT FLAT NEAR THE MOUTH OF THE LITTLE CHOPTANK.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ542-270800-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING NW
WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN BUILDING
TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ543-270800-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING N
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 5 KT IN THE EVENING... INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT... BUILDING TO 3 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$






000
FZUS51 KLWX 262032
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-270800-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

A COLD FRONT WILL PASS THROUGH THE WATERS TONIGHT. LOW PRESSURE WILL
DEVELOP ALONG THE BOUNDARY TO THE EAST FRIDAY AND THE LOW WILL MOVE
OUT TO SEA FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD
OVERHEAD SUNDAY BEFORE MOVING OFF TO THE EAST EARLY NEXT WEEK. A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE
WATERS FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT AND INTO SUNDAY.

$$

ANZ535-270800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES
1 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP
TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ536-270800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-270800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ530-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ538-270800-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ539-270800-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ532-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ540-270800-
EASTERN BAY-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ533-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ541-270800-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 FT...EXCEPT FLAT NEAR THE MOUTH OF THE LITTLE CHOPTANK.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ542-270800-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING NW
WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN BUILDING
TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ543-270800-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING N
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 5 KT IN THE EVENING... INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT... BUILDING TO 3 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$





000
FZUS51 KLWX 262032
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-270800-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

A COLD FRONT WILL PASS THROUGH THE WATERS TONIGHT. LOW PRESSURE WILL
DEVELOP ALONG THE BOUNDARY TO THE EAST FRIDAY AND THE LOW WILL MOVE
OUT TO SEA FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD
OVERHEAD SUNDAY BEFORE MOVING OFF TO THE EAST EARLY NEXT WEEK. A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE
WATERS FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT AND INTO SUNDAY.

$$

ANZ535-270800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES
1 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP
TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ536-270800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-270800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ530-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ538-270800-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ539-270800-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ532-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ540-270800-
EASTERN BAY-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ533-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ541-270800-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 FT...EXCEPT FLAT NEAR THE MOUTH OF THE LITTLE CHOPTANK.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN OR SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ542-270800-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING NW
WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN BUILDING
TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ543-270800-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
432 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING N
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 5 KT IN THE EVENING... INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT... BUILDING TO 3 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$






000
FZUS51 KLWX 261733
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
132 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-270800-
132 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE TODAY AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT. THE FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA TONIGHT. AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL CROSS
THE AREA FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY. STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP
FRIDAY NIGHT AS COLD HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE WATERS FRIDAY
NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE SETTLING OVERHEAD SUNDAY. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS FRIDAY NIGHT
INTO SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-270800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP
TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ536-270800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-270800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ530-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ531-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ538-270800-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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

$$

ANZ539-270800-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ532-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ540-270800-
EASTERN BAY-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
3 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ533-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ541-270800-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 FT...EXCEPT FLAT NEAR THE MOUTH OF THE LITTLE CHOPTANK. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ542-270800-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING NW
WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ543-270800-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING N
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$






000
FZUS51 KLWX 261733
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
132 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-270800-
132 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE TODAY AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT. THE FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA TONIGHT. AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL CROSS
THE AREA FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY. STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP
FRIDAY NIGHT AS COLD HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE WATERS FRIDAY
NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE SETTLING OVERHEAD SUNDAY. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS FRIDAY NIGHT
INTO SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-270800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP
TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ536-270800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-270800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ530-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ531-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ538-270800-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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

$$

ANZ539-270800-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ532-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ540-270800-
EASTERN BAY-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
3 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ533-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ541-270800-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 FT...EXCEPT FLAT NEAR THE MOUTH OF THE LITTLE CHOPTANK. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ542-270800-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING NW
WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ543-270800-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING N
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$





000
FZUS51 KLWX 261733
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
132 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-270800-
132 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE TODAY AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT. THE FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA TONIGHT. AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL CROSS
THE AREA FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY. STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP
FRIDAY NIGHT AS COLD HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE WATERS FRIDAY
NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE SETTLING OVERHEAD SUNDAY. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS FRIDAY NIGHT
INTO SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-270800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP
TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ536-270800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-270800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ530-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ531-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ538-270800-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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

$$

ANZ539-270800-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ532-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ540-270800-
EASTERN BAY-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
3 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ533-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ541-270800-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 FT...EXCEPT FLAT NEAR THE MOUTH OF THE LITTLE CHOPTANK. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ542-270800-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING NW
WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ543-270800-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING N
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$





000
FZUS51 KLWX 261733
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
132 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-270800-
132 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE TODAY AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT. THE FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA TONIGHT. AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL CROSS
THE AREA FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY. STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP
FRIDAY NIGHT AS COLD HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE WATERS FRIDAY
NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE SETTLING OVERHEAD SUNDAY. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS FRIDAY NIGHT
INTO SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-270800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP
TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ536-270800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-270800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ530-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ531-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ538-270800-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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

$$

ANZ539-270800-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ532-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ540-270800-
EASTERN BAY-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
3 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ533-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ541-270800-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
2 FT...EXCEPT FLAT NEAR THE MOUTH OF THE LITTLE CHOPTANK. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ542-270800-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-270800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING NW
WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ543-270800-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
133 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING N
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$






000
FZUS51 KLWX 261432
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1032 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-262000-
1032 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE TODAY AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT. THE FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA TONIGHT. AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL CROSS
THE AREA FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY. STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP
FRIDAY NIGHT AS COLD HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE WATERS FRIDAY
NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE SETTLING OVERHEAD SUNDAY. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS FRIDAY NIGHT
INTO SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
1032 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LATE THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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

$$

ANZ536-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
1032 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ537-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
1032 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES
2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ530-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
1032 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ531-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
1032 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ538-262000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
1032 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING... THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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

$$

ANZ539-262000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
1032 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING... THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE LATE EVENING AND
EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ532-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
1032 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ540-262000-
EASTERN BAY-
1032 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING... THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ533-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
1032 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES
3 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING NW 5 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ541-262000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
1032 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...
EXCEPT FLAT NEAR THE MOUTH OF THE LITTLE CHOPTANK. SHOWERS WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ542-262000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
1032 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT LATE. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ534-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
1032 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ543-262000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
1032 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
4 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$





000
FZUS51 KLWX 261432
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1032 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-262000-
1032 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE TODAY AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT. THE FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA TONIGHT. AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL CROSS
THE AREA FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY. STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP
FRIDAY NIGHT AS COLD HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE WATERS FRIDAY
NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE SETTLING OVERHEAD SUNDAY. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS FRIDAY NIGHT
INTO SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
1032 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LATE THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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

$$

ANZ536-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
1032 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ537-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
1032 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES
2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ530-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
1032 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ531-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
1032 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ538-262000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
1032 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING... THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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

$$

ANZ539-262000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
1032 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING... THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE LATE EVENING AND
EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ532-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
1032 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ540-262000-
EASTERN BAY-
1032 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING... THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ533-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
1032 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES
3 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING NW 5 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ541-262000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
1032 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...
EXCEPT FLAT NEAR THE MOUTH OF THE LITTLE CHOPTANK. SHOWERS WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ542-262000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
1032 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT LATE. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ534-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
1032 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ543-262000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
1032 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
4 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$






000
FZUS51 KLWX 261314
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-262000-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE TODAY AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT. THE FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA TONIGHT. AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL CROSS
THE AREA FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY. STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP
FRIDAY NIGHT AS COLD HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE WATERS FRIDAY
NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE SETTLING OVERHEAD SUNDAY. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS FRIDAY NIGHT
INTO SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LATE THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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

$$

ANZ536-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ537-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES
2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ530-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ531-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ538-262000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING... THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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

$$

ANZ539-262000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING... THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE LATE EVENING AND
EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ532-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ540-262000-
EASTERN BAY-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING... THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ533-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES
3 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING NW 5 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ541-262000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...
EXCEPT FLAT NEAR THE MOUTH OF THE LITTLE CHOPTANK. SHOWERS WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ542-262000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT LATE. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ534-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ543-262000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
4 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$





000
FZUS51 KLWX 261314
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-262000-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE TODAY AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT. THE FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA TONIGHT. AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL CROSS
THE AREA FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY. STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP
FRIDAY NIGHT AS COLD HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE WATERS FRIDAY
NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE SETTLING OVERHEAD SUNDAY. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS FRIDAY NIGHT
INTO SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LATE THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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

$$

ANZ536-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ537-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES
2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ530-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ531-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ538-262000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING... THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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

$$

ANZ539-262000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING... THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE LATE EVENING AND
EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ532-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ540-262000-
EASTERN BAY-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING... THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ533-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES
3 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING NW 5 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ541-262000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...
EXCEPT FLAT NEAR THE MOUTH OF THE LITTLE CHOPTANK. SHOWERS WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ542-262000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT LATE. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ534-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ543-262000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
4 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$





000
FZUS51 KLWX 261314
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-262000-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE TODAY AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT. THE FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA TONIGHT. AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL CROSS
THE AREA FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY. STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP
FRIDAY NIGHT AS COLD HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE WATERS FRIDAY
NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE SETTLING OVERHEAD SUNDAY. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS FRIDAY NIGHT
INTO SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LATE THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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

$$

ANZ536-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ537-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES
2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ530-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ531-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ538-262000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING... THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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

$$

ANZ539-262000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING... THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE LATE EVENING AND
EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ532-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ540-262000-
EASTERN BAY-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING... THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ533-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES
3 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING NW 5 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ541-262000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...
EXCEPT FLAT NEAR THE MOUTH OF THE LITTLE CHOPTANK. SHOWERS WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ542-262000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT LATE. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ534-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ543-262000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
914 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES
4 FT. SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$






000
FZUS51 KLWX 261133
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-262000-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE TODAY AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT. THE FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA TONIGHT. AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL CROSS
THE AREA FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY. STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP
FRIDAY NIGHT AS COLD HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE WATERS FRIDAY
NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE SETTLING OVERHEAD SUNDAY. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS FRIDAY NIGHT
INTO SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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

$$

ANZ536-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ537-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ530-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS
MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ531-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. PATCHY FOG THIS
MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ538-262000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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

$$

ANZ539-262000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS
MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE LATE EVENING AND
EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ532-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT THIS AFTERNOON.
PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ540-262000-
EASTERN BAY-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT
THIS AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ533-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT THIS AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING NW 5 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ541-262000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...
EXCEPT FLAT NEAR THE MOUTH OF THE LITTLE CHOPTANK. PATCHY FOG THIS
MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ542-262000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT LATE. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ534-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 FT...BUILDING TO
5 FT THIS AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ543-262000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 FT...BUILDING TO
5 FT THIS AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$





000
FZUS51 KLWX 261133
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-262000-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE TODAY AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT. THE FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA TONIGHT. AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL CROSS
THE AREA FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY. STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP
FRIDAY NIGHT AS COLD HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE WATERS FRIDAY
NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE SETTLING OVERHEAD SUNDAY. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS FRIDAY NIGHT
INTO SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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

$$

ANZ536-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ537-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ530-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS
MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ531-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. PATCHY FOG THIS
MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ538-262000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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

$$

ANZ539-262000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS
MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE LATE EVENING AND
EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ532-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT THIS AFTERNOON.
PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ540-262000-
EASTERN BAY-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT
THIS AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ533-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT THIS AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING NW 5 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ541-262000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...
EXCEPT FLAT NEAR THE MOUTH OF THE LITTLE CHOPTANK. PATCHY FOG THIS
MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ542-262000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT LATE. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ534-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 FT...BUILDING TO
5 FT THIS AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ543-262000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 FT...BUILDING TO
5 FT THIS AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$






000
FZUS51 KLWX 261133
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-262000-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE TODAY AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT. THE FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA TONIGHT. AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL CROSS
THE AREA FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY. STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP
FRIDAY NIGHT AS COLD HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE WATERS FRIDAY
NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE SETTLING OVERHEAD SUNDAY. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS FRIDAY NIGHT
INTO SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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

$$

ANZ536-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ537-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ530-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS
MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ531-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. PATCHY FOG THIS
MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ538-262000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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

$$

ANZ539-262000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS
MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE LATE EVENING AND
EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ532-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT THIS AFTERNOON.
PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ540-262000-
EASTERN BAY-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT
THIS AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ533-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT THIS AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING NW 5 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ541-262000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...
EXCEPT FLAT NEAR THE MOUTH OF THE LITTLE CHOPTANK. PATCHY FOG THIS
MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ542-262000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT LATE. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ534-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 FT...BUILDING TO
5 FT THIS AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ543-262000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 FT...BUILDING TO
5 FT THIS AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$






000
FZUS51 KLWX 261133
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-262000-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE TODAY AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT. THE FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA TONIGHT. AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL CROSS
THE AREA FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY. STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP
FRIDAY NIGHT AS COLD HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE WATERS FRIDAY
NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE SETTLING OVERHEAD SUNDAY. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS FRIDAY NIGHT
INTO SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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

$$

ANZ536-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ537-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ530-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS
MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ531-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. PATCHY FOG THIS
MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ538-262000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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

$$

ANZ539-262000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS
MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE LATE EVENING AND
EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ532-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT THIS AFTERNOON.
PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ540-262000-
EASTERN BAY-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT
THIS AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ533-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT THIS AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING NW 5 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ541-262000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...
EXCEPT FLAT NEAR THE MOUTH OF THE LITTLE CHOPTANK. PATCHY FOG THIS
MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ542-262000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT LATE. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ534-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 FT...BUILDING TO
5 FT THIS AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ543-262000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
733 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 FT...BUILDING TO
5 FT THIS AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$





000
FZUS51 KLWX 261045
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-262000-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE TODAY AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT. THE FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA TONIGHT. AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL CROSS
THE AREA FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY. STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP
FRIDAY NIGHT AS COLD HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE WATERS FRIDAY
NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE SETTLING OVERHEAD SUNDAY. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS FRIDAY NIGHT
INTO SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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

$$

ANZ536-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ537-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ530-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS
MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ531-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. PATCHY FOG THIS
MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ538-262000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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

$$

ANZ539-262000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS
MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE LATE EVENING AND
EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ532-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT THIS AFTERNOON.
PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ540-262000-
EASTERN BAY-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT
THIS AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ533-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT THIS AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING NW 5 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ541-262000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...
EXCEPT FLAT NEAR THE MOUTH OF THE LITTLE CHOPTANK. PATCHY FOG THIS
MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ542-262000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT LATE. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ534-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 FT...BUILDING TO
5 FT THIS AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ543-262000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 FT...BUILDING TO
5 FT THIS AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$





000
FZUS51 KLWX 261045
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-262000-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE TODAY AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT. THE FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA TONIGHT. AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL CROSS
THE AREA FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY. STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP
FRIDAY NIGHT AS COLD HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE WATERS FRIDAY
NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE SETTLING OVERHEAD SUNDAY. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS FRIDAY NIGHT
INTO SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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

$$

ANZ536-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ537-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ530-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS
MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ531-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. PATCHY FOG THIS
MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ538-262000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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

$$

ANZ539-262000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS
MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE LATE EVENING AND
EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ532-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT THIS AFTERNOON.
PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ540-262000-
EASTERN BAY-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT
THIS AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ533-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT THIS AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING NW 5 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ541-262000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...
EXCEPT FLAT NEAR THE MOUTH OF THE LITTLE CHOPTANK. PATCHY FOG THIS
MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ542-262000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT LATE. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ534-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 FT...BUILDING TO
5 FT THIS AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ543-262000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 FT...BUILDING TO
5 FT THIS AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$





000
FZUS51 KLWX 261045
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-262000-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE TODAY AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT. THE FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA TONIGHT. AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL CROSS
THE AREA FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY. STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP
FRIDAY NIGHT AS COLD HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE WATERS FRIDAY
NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE SETTLING OVERHEAD SUNDAY. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS FRIDAY NIGHT
INTO SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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

$$

ANZ536-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ537-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ530-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS
MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ531-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. PATCHY FOG THIS
MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ538-262000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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

$$

ANZ539-262000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS
MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE LATE EVENING AND
EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ532-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT THIS AFTERNOON.
PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ540-262000-
EASTERN BAY-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT
THIS AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ533-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT THIS AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING NW 5 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ541-262000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...
EXCEPT FLAT NEAR THE MOUTH OF THE LITTLE CHOPTANK. PATCHY FOG THIS
MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ542-262000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT LATE. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ534-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 FT...BUILDING TO
5 FT THIS AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ543-262000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
644 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 FT...BUILDING TO
5 FT THIS AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$






000
FZUS51 KLWX 260832
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
432 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-262300-
432 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE TODAY AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT. THE FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA TONIGHT. AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL CROSS
THE AREA FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY. STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP
FRIDAY NIGHT AS COLD HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE WATERS FRIDAY
NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE SETTLING OVERHEAD SUNDAY. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS FRIDAY NIGHT
INTO SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-262300-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
432 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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

$$

ANZ536-262300-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
432 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ537-262300-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
432 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ530-262300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
432 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ531-262300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
432 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ538-262300-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
432 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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

$$

ANZ539-262300-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
432 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE LATE EVENING AND
EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ532-262300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
432 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ540-262300-
EASTERN BAY-
432 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ533-262300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
432 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ541-262300-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
432 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO
30 KT IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ542-262300-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
432 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ534-262300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
432 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ543-262300-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
432 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$





000
FZUS51 KLWX 260832
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
432 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-262300-
432 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE TODAY AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT. THE FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA TONIGHT. AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL CROSS
THE AREA FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY. STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP
FRIDAY NIGHT AS COLD HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE WATERS FRIDAY
NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE SETTLING OVERHEAD SUNDAY. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS FRIDAY NIGHT
INTO SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-262300-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
432 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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

$$

ANZ536-262300-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
432 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ537-262300-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
432 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ530-262300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
432 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ531-262300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
432 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ538-262300-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
432 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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

$$

ANZ539-262300-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
432 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE LATE EVENING AND
EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ532-262300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
432 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ540-262300-
EASTERN BAY-
432 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ533-262300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
432 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ541-262300-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
432 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO
30 KT IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ542-262300-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
432 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ534-262300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
432 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ543-262300-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
432 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$






000
FZUS51 KLWX 260622
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-262000-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST OVERNIGHT. A COLD FRONT OVER
OHIO WILL CROSS THE AREA TONIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE
WATERS FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE SETTLING OVERHEAD SUNDAY. A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS FRIDAY
AND SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ536-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ537-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ530-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE LATE EVENING
AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ531-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT...
BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ538-262000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ539-262000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO
30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE LATE EVENING
AND EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ532-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ540-262000-
EASTERN BAY-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ533-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ541-262000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ542-262000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ534-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ543-262000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$






000
FZUS51 KLWX 260622
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-262000-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST OVERNIGHT. A COLD FRONT OVER
OHIO WILL CROSS THE AREA TONIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE
WATERS FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE SETTLING OVERHEAD SUNDAY. A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS FRIDAY
AND SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ536-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ537-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ530-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE LATE EVENING
AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ531-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT...
BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ538-262000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ539-262000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO
30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE LATE EVENING
AND EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ532-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ540-262000-
EASTERN BAY-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ533-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ541-262000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ542-262000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ534-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ543-262000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$





000
FZUS51 KLWX 260622
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-262000-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST OVERNIGHT. A COLD FRONT OVER
OHIO WILL CROSS THE AREA TONIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE
WATERS FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE SETTLING OVERHEAD SUNDAY. A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS FRIDAY
AND SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ536-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ537-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ530-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE LATE EVENING
AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ531-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT...
BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ538-262000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ539-262000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO
30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE LATE EVENING
AND EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ532-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ540-262000-
EASTERN BAY-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ533-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ541-262000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ542-262000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ534-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ543-262000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$






000
FZUS51 KLWX 260622
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-262000-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST OVERNIGHT. A COLD FRONT OVER
OHIO WILL CROSS THE AREA TONIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE
WATERS FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE SETTLING OVERHEAD SUNDAY. A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS FRIDAY
AND SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ536-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ537-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ530-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE LATE EVENING
AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ531-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT...
BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ538-262000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ539-262000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO
30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE LATE EVENING
AND EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ532-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ540-262000-
EASTERN BAY-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ533-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ541-262000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ542-262000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ534-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ543-262000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
222 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$





000
FZUS51 KLWX 260533
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-262000-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST OVERNIGHT. A COLD FRONT OVER
OHIO WILL CROSS THE AREA TONIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE
WATERS FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE SETTLING OVERHEAD SUNDAY. A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS FRIDAY
AND SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ536-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ537-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ530-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE LATE EVENING
AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ531-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT...
BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ538-262000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ539-262000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO
30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE LATE EVENING
AND EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ532-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ540-262000-
EASTERN BAY-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ533-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ541-262000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ542-262000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ534-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ543-262000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$






000
FZUS51 KLWX 260533
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-262000-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST OVERNIGHT. A COLD FRONT OVER
OHIO WILL CROSS THE AREA TONIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE
WATERS FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE SETTLING OVERHEAD SUNDAY. A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS FRIDAY
AND SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ536-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ537-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ530-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE LATE EVENING
AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ531-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT...
BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ538-262000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ539-262000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO
30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE LATE EVENING
AND EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ532-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ540-262000-
EASTERN BAY-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ533-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ541-262000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ542-262000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ534-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ543-262000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$





000
FZUS51 KLWX 260533
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-262000-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST OVERNIGHT. A COLD FRONT OVER
OHIO WILL CROSS THE AREA TONIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE
WATERS FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE SETTLING OVERHEAD SUNDAY. A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS FRIDAY
AND SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ536-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ537-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ530-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE LATE EVENING
AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ531-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT...
BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ538-262000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ539-262000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO
30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE LATE EVENING
AND EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ532-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ540-262000-
EASTERN BAY-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ533-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ541-262000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ542-262000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ534-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ543-262000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$





000
FZUS51 KLWX 260533
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-262000-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST OVERNIGHT. A COLD FRONT OVER
OHIO WILL CROSS THE AREA TONIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE
WATERS FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE SETTLING OVERHEAD SUNDAY. A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS FRIDAY
AND SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ536-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ537-262000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ530-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE LATE EVENING
AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ531-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT...
BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ538-262000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ539-262000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO
30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE LATE EVENING
AND EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ532-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ540-262000-
EASTERN BAY-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ533-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ541-262000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ542-262000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

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

$$

ANZ534-262000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$

ANZ543-262000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
132 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

$$






000
FZUS51 KLWX 260233
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-260800-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT OVER
OHIO WILL CROSS THE AREA THURSDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD
INTO THE WATERS FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE SETTLING OVERHEAD
SUNDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE
WATERS FRIDAY AND SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-260800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ536-260800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-260800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 KT LATE IN THE
EVENING...THEN BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ530-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT... BUILDING TO 4 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ538-260800-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ539-260800-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW
WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ532-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT... BUILDING TO 4 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ540-260800-
EASTERN BAY-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ533-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ541-260800-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ542-260800-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 KT LATE IN THE
EVENING...THEN BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ543-260800-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$






000
FZUS51 KLWX 260233
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-260800-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT OVER
OHIO WILL CROSS THE AREA THURSDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD
INTO THE WATERS FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE SETTLING OVERHEAD
SUNDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE
WATERS FRIDAY AND SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-260800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ536-260800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-260800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 KT LATE IN THE
EVENING...THEN BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ530-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT... BUILDING TO 4 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ538-260800-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ539-260800-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW
WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ532-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT... BUILDING TO 4 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ540-260800-
EASTERN BAY-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ533-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ541-260800-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ542-260800-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 KT LATE IN THE
EVENING...THEN BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ543-260800-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$






000
FZUS51 KLWX 260233
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-260800-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT OVER
OHIO WILL CROSS THE AREA THURSDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD
INTO THE WATERS FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE SETTLING OVERHEAD
SUNDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE
WATERS FRIDAY AND SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-260800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ536-260800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-260800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 KT LATE IN THE
EVENING...THEN BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ530-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT... BUILDING TO 4 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ538-260800-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ539-260800-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW
WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ532-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT... BUILDING TO 4 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ540-260800-
EASTERN BAY-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ533-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ541-260800-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ542-260800-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 KT LATE IN THE
EVENING...THEN BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ543-260800-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$





000
FZUS51 KLWX 260233
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-260800-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT OVER
OHIO WILL CROSS THE AREA THURSDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD
INTO THE WATERS FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE SETTLING OVERHEAD
SUNDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE
WATERS FRIDAY AND SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-260800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ536-260800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-260800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 KT LATE IN THE
EVENING...THEN BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ530-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT... BUILDING TO 4 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ538-260800-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ539-260800-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW
WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ532-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT... BUILDING TO 4 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ540-260800-
EASTERN BAY-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ533-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ541-260800-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ542-260800-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 KT LATE IN THE
EVENING...THEN BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ543-260800-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
1032 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$





000
FZUS51 KLWX 252333
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
732 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-260800-
732 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT OVER
OHIO WILL CROSS THE AREA THURSDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD
INTO THE WATERS FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE SETTLING OVERHEAD
SUNDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE
WATERS FRIDAY AND SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-260800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
732 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ536-260800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
732 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-260800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
732 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 KT LATE IN THE
EVENING...THEN BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ530-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
732 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
732 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT... BUILDING TO 4 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ538-260800-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
732 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ539-260800-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
732 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW
WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ532-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
732 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT... BUILDING TO 4 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ540-260800-
EASTERN BAY-
732 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ533-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
732 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ541-260800-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
732 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ542-260800-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
732 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 KT LATE IN THE
EVENING...THEN BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
732 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ543-260800-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
732 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$






000
FZUS51 KLWX 252333
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
732 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-260800-
732 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT OVER
OHIO WILL CROSS THE AREA THURSDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD
INTO THE WATERS FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE SETTLING OVERHEAD
SUNDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE
WATERS FRIDAY AND SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-260800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
732 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ536-260800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
732 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-260800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
732 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 KT LATE IN THE
EVENING...THEN BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ530-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
732 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
732 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT... BUILDING TO 4 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ538-260800-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
732 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ539-260800-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
732 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW
WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ532-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
732 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT... BUILDING TO 4 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ540-260800-
EASTERN BAY-
732 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ533-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
732 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ541-260800-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
732 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ542-260800-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
732 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
THIS EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 KT LATE IN THE
EVENING...THEN BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO
20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
732 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ543-260800-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
732 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$





000
FZUS51 KLWX 252032
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-260800-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST THROUGH TONIGHT. A
COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA LATE THURSDAY INTO THURSDAY NIGHT.
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD TOWARD THE WATERS FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY
BEFORE SETTLING OVERHEAD SUNDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE
NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS FRIDAY AND SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-260800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SCATTERED
SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ536-260800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SCATTERED
SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ537-260800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SCATTERED
SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ530-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ531-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT... BUILDING TO 4 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ538-260800-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ539-260800-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
2 FT. SCATTERED SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ532-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
3 FT. SCATTERED SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT... BUILDING TO 4 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ540-260800-
EASTERN BAY-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
2 FT. SCATTERED SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ533-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
3 FT. SCATTERED SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT... SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ541-260800-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 FT. SCATTERED SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

$$

ANZ542-260800-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SCATTERED
SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SCATTERED
SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ543-260800-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SCATTERED
SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$





000
FZUS51 KLWX 252032
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-260800-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST THROUGH TONIGHT. A
COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA LATE THURSDAY INTO THURSDAY NIGHT.
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD TOWARD THE WATERS FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY
BEFORE SETTLING OVERHEAD SUNDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE
NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS FRIDAY AND SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-260800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SCATTERED
SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ536-260800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SCATTERED
SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ537-260800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SCATTERED
SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ530-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ531-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT... BUILDING TO 4 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ538-260800-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ539-260800-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
2 FT. SCATTERED SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ532-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
3 FT. SCATTERED SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT... BUILDING TO 4 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ540-260800-
EASTERN BAY-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
2 FT. SCATTERED SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ533-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
3 FT. SCATTERED SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT... SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ541-260800-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 FT. SCATTERED SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

$$

ANZ542-260800-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SCATTERED
SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SCATTERED
SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ543-260800-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SCATTERED
SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$






000
FZUS51 KLWX 252032
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-260800-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST THROUGH TONIGHT. A
COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA LATE THURSDAY INTO THURSDAY NIGHT.
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD TOWARD THE WATERS FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY
BEFORE SETTLING OVERHEAD SUNDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE
NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS FRIDAY AND SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-260800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SCATTERED
SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ536-260800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SCATTERED
SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ537-260800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SCATTERED
SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ530-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ531-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT... BUILDING TO 4 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ538-260800-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ539-260800-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
2 FT. SCATTERED SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ532-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
3 FT. SCATTERED SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT... BUILDING TO 4 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ540-260800-
EASTERN BAY-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
2 FT. SCATTERED SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ533-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
3 FT. SCATTERED SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT... SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ541-260800-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 FT. SCATTERED SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

$$

ANZ542-260800-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SCATTERED
SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SCATTERED
SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ543-260800-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SCATTERED
SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$





000
FZUS51 KLWX 252032
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-260800-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST THROUGH TONIGHT. A
COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA LATE THURSDAY INTO THURSDAY NIGHT.
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD TOWARD THE WATERS FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY
BEFORE SETTLING OVERHEAD SUNDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE
NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS FRIDAY AND SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-260800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SCATTERED
SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ536-260800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SCATTERED
SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ537-260800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SCATTERED
SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ530-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ531-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT... BUILDING TO 4 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ538-260800-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ539-260800-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
2 FT. SCATTERED SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ532-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
3 FT. SCATTERED SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT... BUILDING TO 4 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ540-260800-
EASTERN BAY-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
2 FT. SCATTERED SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ533-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
3 FT. SCATTERED SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT... SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ541-260800-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 FT. SCATTERED SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

$$

ANZ542-260800-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SCATTERED
SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SCATTERED
SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ543-260800-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
432 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SCATTERED
SPRINKLES.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$






000
FZUS51 KLWX 251732
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
132 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-260800-
132 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST TODAY. A COLD FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY FRIDAY...WITH MORE HIGH
PRESSURE AND QUIET WEATHER CONDITIONS TO CLOSE OUT THE WEEK. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS WEDNESDAY
AND THURSDAY...AND AGAIN FOR SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-260800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
132 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ536-260800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
132 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-260800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
132 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ530-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
132 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
132 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ538-260800-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
132 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ539-260800-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
132 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ532-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
132 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT... SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ540-260800-
EASTERN BAY-
132 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ533-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
132 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ541-260800-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
132 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ542-260800-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
132 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
132 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT.

$$

ANZ543-260800-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
132 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$





000
FZUS51 KLWX 251732
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
132 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-260800-
132 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST TODAY. A COLD FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY FRIDAY...WITH MORE HIGH
PRESSURE AND QUIET WEATHER CONDITIONS TO CLOSE OUT THE WEEK. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS WEDNESDAY
AND THURSDAY...AND AGAIN FOR SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-260800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
132 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ536-260800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
132 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-260800-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
132 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ530-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
132 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
132 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ538-260800-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
132 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ539-260800-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
132 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ532-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
132 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT... SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ540-260800-
EASTERN BAY-
132 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ533-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
132 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ541-260800-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
132 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ542-260800-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
132 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-260800-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
132 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT.

$$

ANZ543-260800-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
132 PM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$






000
FZUS51 KLWX 251536
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1136 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-252000-
1136 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST TODAY. A COLD FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY FRIDAY...WITH MORE HIGH
PRESSURE AND QUIET WEATHER CONDITIONS TO CLOSE OUT THE WEEK. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS WEDNESDAY
AND THURSDAY...AND AGAIN FOR SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
1136 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ536-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
1136 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
1136 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ530-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
1136 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
1136 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ538-252000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
1136 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO 15 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ539-252000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
1136 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ532-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
1136 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ540-252000-
EASTERN BAY-
1136 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ533-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
1136 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ541-252000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
1136 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ542-252000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
1136 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
1136 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT.

$$

ANZ543-252000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
1136 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT... BUILDING TO 3 FT
LATE.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$






000
FZUS51 KLWX 251432
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-252000-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST TODAY. A COLD FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY FRIDAY...WITH MORE HIGH
PRESSURE AND QUIET WEATHER CONDITIONS TO CLOSE OUT THE WEEK. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS WEDNESDAY
AND THURSDAY...AND AGAIN FOR SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
LATE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ536-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
LATE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
LATE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ530-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ538-252000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO 15 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ539-252000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ532-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ540-252000-
EASTERN BAY-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ533-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ541-252000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ542-252000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE
THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN LATE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT.

$$

ANZ543-252000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT... BUILDING TO 3 FT
LATE. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$





000
FZUS51 KLWX 251432
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-252000-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST TODAY. A COLD FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY FRIDAY...WITH MORE HIGH
PRESSURE AND QUIET WEATHER CONDITIONS TO CLOSE OUT THE WEEK. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS WEDNESDAY
AND THURSDAY...AND AGAIN FOR SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
LATE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ536-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
LATE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
LATE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ530-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ538-252000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO 15 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ539-252000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ532-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ540-252000-
EASTERN BAY-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ533-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ541-252000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ542-252000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE
THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN LATE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT.

$$

ANZ543-252000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT... BUILDING TO 3 FT
LATE. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$





000
FZUS51 KLWX 251432
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-252000-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST TODAY. A COLD FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY FRIDAY...WITH MORE HIGH
PRESSURE AND QUIET WEATHER CONDITIONS TO CLOSE OUT THE WEEK. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS WEDNESDAY
AND THURSDAY...AND AGAIN FOR SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
LATE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ536-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
LATE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
LATE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ530-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ538-252000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO 15 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ539-252000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ532-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ540-252000-
EASTERN BAY-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ533-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ541-252000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ542-252000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE
THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN LATE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT.

$$

ANZ543-252000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT... BUILDING TO 3 FT
LATE. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$






000
FZUS51 KLWX 251432
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-252000-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST TODAY. A COLD FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY FRIDAY...WITH MORE HIGH
PRESSURE AND QUIET WEATHER CONDITIONS TO CLOSE OUT THE WEEK. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS WEDNESDAY
AND THURSDAY...AND AGAIN FOR SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
LATE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ536-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
LATE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
LATE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ530-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ538-252000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO 15 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ539-252000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ532-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ540-252000-
EASTERN BAY-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ533-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ541-252000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ542-252000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE
THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN LATE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT.

$$

ANZ543-252000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
1032 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT... BUILDING TO 3 FT
LATE. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$






000
FZUS51 KLWX 251317
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-252000-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST TODAY. A COLD FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY FRIDAY...WITH MORE HIGH
PRESSURE AND QUIET WEATHER CONDITIONS TO CLOSE OUT THE WEEK. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS WEDNESDAY
AND THURSDAY...AND AGAIN FOR SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE
THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ536-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ530-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ538-252000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO 15 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ539-252000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ532-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ540-252000-
EASTERN BAY-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN
THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ533-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ541-252000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING... THEN A
CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ542-252000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE
THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT.

$$

ANZ543-252000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT... BUILDING TO 3 FT
LATE. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$





000
FZUS51 KLWX 251317
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-252000-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST TODAY. A COLD FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY FRIDAY...WITH MORE HIGH
PRESSURE AND QUIET WEATHER CONDITIONS TO CLOSE OUT THE WEEK. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS WEDNESDAY
AND THURSDAY...AND AGAIN FOR SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE
THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ536-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ530-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ538-252000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO 15 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ539-252000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ532-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ540-252000-
EASTERN BAY-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN
THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ533-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ541-252000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING... THEN A
CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ542-252000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE
THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT.

$$

ANZ543-252000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT... BUILDING TO 3 FT
LATE. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$






000
FZUS51 KLWX 251317
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-252000-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST TODAY. A COLD FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY FRIDAY...WITH MORE HIGH
PRESSURE AND QUIET WEATHER CONDITIONS TO CLOSE OUT THE WEEK. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS WEDNESDAY
AND THURSDAY...AND AGAIN FOR SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE
THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ536-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ530-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ538-252000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO 15 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ539-252000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ532-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ540-252000-
EASTERN BAY-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN
THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ533-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ541-252000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING... THEN A
CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ542-252000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE
THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT.

$$

ANZ543-252000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT... BUILDING TO 3 FT
LATE. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$





000
FZUS51 KLWX 251317
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-252000-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST TODAY. A COLD FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY FRIDAY...WITH MORE HIGH
PRESSURE AND QUIET WEATHER CONDITIONS TO CLOSE OUT THE WEEK. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS WEDNESDAY
AND THURSDAY...AND AGAIN FOR SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE
THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ536-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ530-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ538-252000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO 15 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ539-252000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ532-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ540-252000-
EASTERN BAY-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN
THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ533-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ541-252000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING... THEN A
CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ542-252000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY LATE
THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT.

$$

ANZ543-252000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
917 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT... BUILDING TO 3 FT
LATE. RAIN LIKELY LATE THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$






000
FZUS51 KLWX 251250
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-252000-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST TODAY. A COLD FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY FRIDAY...WITH MORE HIGH
PRESSURE AND QUIET WEATHER CONDITIONS TO CLOSE OUT THE WEEK. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS WEDNESDAY
AND THURSDAY...AND AGAIN FOR SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. RAIN LIKELY EARLY
THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ536-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ530-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY
THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ538-252000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO 15 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ539-252000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ532-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. RAIN LIKELY
EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ540-252000-
EASTERN BAY-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ533-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. RAIN LIKELY
EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ541-252000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN
THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ542-252000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT.

$$

ANZ543-252000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE.
RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$






000
FZUS51 KLWX 251250
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-252000-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST TODAY. A COLD FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY FRIDAY...WITH MORE HIGH
PRESSURE AND QUIET WEATHER CONDITIONS TO CLOSE OUT THE WEEK. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS WEDNESDAY
AND THURSDAY...AND AGAIN FOR SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. RAIN LIKELY EARLY
THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ536-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ530-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY
THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ538-252000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO 15 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ539-252000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ532-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. RAIN LIKELY
EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ540-252000-
EASTERN BAY-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ533-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. RAIN LIKELY
EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ541-252000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN
THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ542-252000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT.

$$

ANZ543-252000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE.
RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$





000
FZUS51 KLWX 251250
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-252000-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST TODAY. A COLD FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY FRIDAY...WITH MORE HIGH
PRESSURE AND QUIET WEATHER CONDITIONS TO CLOSE OUT THE WEEK. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS WEDNESDAY
AND THURSDAY...AND AGAIN FOR SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. RAIN LIKELY EARLY
THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ536-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ530-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY
THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ538-252000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO 15 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ539-252000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ532-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. RAIN LIKELY
EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ540-252000-
EASTERN BAY-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ533-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. RAIN LIKELY
EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ541-252000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN
THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ542-252000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT.

$$

ANZ543-252000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE.
RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$






000
FZUS51 KLWX 251250
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-252000-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST TODAY. A COLD FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY FRIDAY...WITH MORE HIGH
PRESSURE AND QUIET WEATHER CONDITIONS TO CLOSE OUT THE WEEK. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS WEDNESDAY
AND THURSDAY...AND AGAIN FOR SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. RAIN LIKELY EARLY
THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ536-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ530-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY
THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ538-252000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO 15 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ539-252000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ532-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. RAIN LIKELY
EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ540-252000-
EASTERN BAY-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ533-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. RAIN LIKELY
EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ541-252000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN
THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ542-252000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT.

$$

ANZ543-252000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
850 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE.
RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$





000
FZUS51 KLWX 251221
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-252000-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST TODAY. A COLD FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY FRIDAY...WITH MORE HIGH
PRESSURE AND QUIET WEATHER CONDITIONS TO CLOSE OUT THE WEEK. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS WEDNESDAY
AND THURSDAY...AND AGAIN FOR SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. FREEZING RAIN
LIKELY EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ536-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY
EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ530-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ538-252000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO 15 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ539-252000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ532-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. FREEZING
RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ540-252000-
EASTERN BAY-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ533-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. FREEZING
RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ541-252000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS MORNING... THEN A CHANCE
OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ542-252000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY
THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY
THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT.

$$

ANZ543-252000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE.
FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$





000
FZUS51 KLWX 251221
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-252000-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST TODAY. A COLD FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY FRIDAY...WITH MORE HIGH
PRESSURE AND QUIET WEATHER CONDITIONS TO CLOSE OUT THE WEEK. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS WEDNESDAY
AND THURSDAY...AND AGAIN FOR SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. FREEZING RAIN
LIKELY EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ536-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY
EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ530-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ538-252000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO 15 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ539-252000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ532-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. FREEZING
RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ540-252000-
EASTERN BAY-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ533-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. FREEZING
RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ541-252000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS MORNING... THEN A CHANCE
OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ542-252000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY
THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY
THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT.

$$

ANZ543-252000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE.
FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$






000
FZUS51 KLWX 251221
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-252000-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST TODAY. A COLD FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY FRIDAY...WITH MORE HIGH
PRESSURE AND QUIET WEATHER CONDITIONS TO CLOSE OUT THE WEEK. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS WEDNESDAY
AND THURSDAY...AND AGAIN FOR SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. FREEZING RAIN
LIKELY EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ536-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY
EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ530-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ538-252000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO 15 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ539-252000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ532-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. FREEZING
RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ540-252000-
EASTERN BAY-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ533-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. FREEZING
RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ541-252000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS MORNING... THEN A CHANCE
OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ542-252000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY
THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY
THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT.

$$

ANZ543-252000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
820 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE.
FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$





000
FZUS51 KLWX 251131
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-252000-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVERHEAD THROUGH TONIGHT BEFORE
MOVING OFF THE COAST WEDNESDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA
LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY FRIDAY...WITH MORE HIGH PRESSURE AND QUIET
WEATHER CONDITIONS TO CLOSE OUT THE WEEK. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY
BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY...AND
AGAIN FOR SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ536-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY
THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ530-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ538-252000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN
A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO 15 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ539-252000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ532-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. FREEZING
RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ540-252000-
EASTERN BAY-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ533-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. FREEZING
RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ541-252000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ542-252000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT.

$$

ANZ543-252000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE.
FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$






000
FZUS51 KLWX 251131
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-252000-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVERHEAD THROUGH TONIGHT BEFORE
MOVING OFF THE COAST WEDNESDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA
LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY FRIDAY...WITH MORE HIGH PRESSURE AND QUIET
WEATHER CONDITIONS TO CLOSE OUT THE WEEK. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY
BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY...AND
AGAIN FOR SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ536-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY
THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ530-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ538-252000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN
A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO 15 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ539-252000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ532-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. FREEZING
RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ540-252000-
EASTERN BAY-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ533-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. FREEZING
RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ541-252000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ542-252000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT.

$$

ANZ543-252000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE.
FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$






000
FZUS51 KLWX 251131
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-252000-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVERHEAD THROUGH TONIGHT BEFORE
MOVING OFF THE COAST WEDNESDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA
LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY FRIDAY...WITH MORE HIGH PRESSURE AND QUIET
WEATHER CONDITIONS TO CLOSE OUT THE WEEK. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY
BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY...AND
AGAIN FOR SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ536-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY
THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ530-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ538-252000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN
A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO 15 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ539-252000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ532-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. FREEZING
RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ540-252000-
EASTERN BAY-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ533-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. FREEZING
RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ541-252000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ542-252000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT.

$$

ANZ543-252000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE.
FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$





000
FZUS51 KLWX 251131
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-252000-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVERHEAD THROUGH TONIGHT BEFORE
MOVING OFF THE COAST WEDNESDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA
LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY FRIDAY...WITH MORE HIGH PRESSURE AND QUIET
WEATHER CONDITIONS TO CLOSE OUT THE WEEK. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY
BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY...AND
AGAIN FOR SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ536-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY
THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ530-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ538-252000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN
A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO 15 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ539-252000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ532-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. FREEZING
RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ540-252000-
EASTERN BAY-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ533-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. FREEZING
RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ541-252000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ542-252000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT.

$$

ANZ543-252000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
730 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE.
FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$





000
FZUS51 KLWX 251037
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
636 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-252000-
636 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVERHEAD THROUGH TONIGHT BEFORE
MOVING OFF THE COAST WEDNESDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA
LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY FRIDAY...WITH MORE HIGH PRESSURE AND QUIET
WEATHER CONDITIONS TO CLOSE OUT THE WEEK. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY
BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY...AND
AGAIN FOR SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
636 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ536-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
636 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
636 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY
THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ530-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
636 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
636 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ538-252000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
636 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN
A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO 15 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ539-252000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
636 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ532-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
636 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. FREEZING
RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ540-252000-
EASTERN BAY-
636 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ533-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
636 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. FREEZING
RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ541-252000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
636 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ542-252000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
636 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
636 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT.

$$

ANZ543-252000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
636 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE.
FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$






000
FZUS51 KLWX 251037
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
636 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-252000-
636 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVERHEAD THROUGH TONIGHT BEFORE
MOVING OFF THE COAST WEDNESDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA
LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY FRIDAY...WITH MORE HIGH PRESSURE AND QUIET
WEATHER CONDITIONS TO CLOSE OUT THE WEEK. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY
BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY...AND
AGAIN FOR SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
636 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ536-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
636 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ537-252000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
636 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY
THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ530-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
636 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
636 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ538-252000-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
636 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN
A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... INCREASING TO 15 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ539-252000-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
636 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ532-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
636 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. FREEZING
RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ540-252000-
EASTERN BAY-
636 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ533-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
636 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. FREEZING
RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ541-252000-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
636 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ542-252000-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
636 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-252000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
636 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 3 FT.

$$

ANZ543-252000-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
636 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE.
FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$





000
FZUS51 KLWX 250856
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
456 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-252300-
456 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVERHEAD THROUGH TONIGHT BEFORE
MOVING OFF THE COAST WEDNESDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA
LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY FRIDAY...WITH MORE HIGH PRESSURE AND QUIET
WEATHER CONDITIONS TO CLOSE OUT THE WEEK. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY
BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY...AND
AGAIN FOR SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-252300-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
456 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND FREEZING RAIN.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN
LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ536-252300-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
456 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF FREEZING RAIN AND RAIN.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ537-252300-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
456 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND FREEZING RAIN.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN
LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ530-252300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
456 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-252300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
456 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ538-252300-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
456 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS.

$$

ANZ539-252300-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
456 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ532-252300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
456 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ540-252300-
EASTERN BAY-
456 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ533-252300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
456 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ541-252300-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
456 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ542-252300-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
456 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-252300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
456 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ543-252300-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
456 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$






000
FZUS51 KLWX 250856
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
456 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-252300-
456 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVERHEAD THROUGH TONIGHT BEFORE
MOVING OFF THE COAST WEDNESDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA
LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY FRIDAY...WITH MORE HIGH PRESSURE AND QUIET
WEATHER CONDITIONS TO CLOSE OUT THE WEEK. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY
BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY...AND
AGAIN FOR SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-252300-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
456 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND FREEZING RAIN.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN
LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ536-252300-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
456 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF FREEZING RAIN AND RAIN.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ537-252300-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
456 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND FREEZING RAIN.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN
LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ530-252300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
456 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-252300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
456 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ538-252300-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
456 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS.

$$

ANZ539-252300-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
456 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ532-252300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
456 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ540-252300-
EASTERN BAY-
456 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ533-252300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
456 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ541-252300-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
456 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ542-252300-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
456 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-252300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
456 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ543-252300-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
456 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$





000
FZUS51 KLWX 250844
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
443 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-252300-
443 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVERHEAD THROUGH TONIGHT BEFORE
MOVING OFF THE COAST WEDNESDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA
LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY FRIDAY...WITH MORE HIGH PRESSURE AND QUIET
WEATHER CONDITIONS TO CLOSE OUT THE WEEK. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY
BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY...AND
AGAIN FOR SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-252300-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
443 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND FREEZING RAIN.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN
LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ536-252300-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
443 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF FREEZING RAIN AND RAIN.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. FREEZING RAIN LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ537-252300-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
443 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND FREEZING RAIN.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN
LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ530-252300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
443 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-252300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
443 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ538-252300-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
443 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ539-252300-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
443 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ532-252300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
443 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ540-252300-
EASTERN BAY-
443 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ533-252300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
443 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ541-252300-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
443 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ542-252300-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
443 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-252300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
443 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING. WAVES
3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT... BUILDING TO 3 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ543-252300-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
443 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING. WAVES
3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$






000
FZUS51 KLWX 250832
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-252300-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVERHEAD THROUGH TONIGHT BEFORE
MOVING OFF THE COAST WEDNESDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA
LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY FRIDAY...WITH MORE HIGH PRESSURE AND QUIET
WEATHER CONDITIONS TO CLOSE OUT THE WEEK. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY
BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY...AND
AGAIN FOR SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-252300-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. WAVES 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ536-252300-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ537-252300-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ530-252300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-252300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ538-252300-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ539-252300-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ532-252300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ540-252300-
EASTERN BAY-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ533-252300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ541-252300-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ542-252300-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-252300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING. WAVES
3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT... BUILDING TO 3 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ543-252300-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING. WAVES
3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$





000
FZUS51 KLWX 250832
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-252300-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVERHEAD THROUGH TONIGHT BEFORE
MOVING OFF THE COAST WEDNESDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA
LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY FRIDAY...WITH MORE HIGH PRESSURE AND QUIET
WEATHER CONDITIONS TO CLOSE OUT THE WEEK. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY
BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY...AND
AGAIN FOR SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-252300-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. WAVES 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ536-252300-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ537-252300-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ530-252300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-252300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ538-252300-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ539-252300-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ532-252300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ540-252300-
EASTERN BAY-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ533-252300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ541-252300-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ542-252300-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-252300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING. WAVES
3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT... BUILDING TO 3 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ543-252300-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING. WAVES
3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$






000
FZUS51 KLWX 250832
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-252300-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVERHEAD THROUGH TONIGHT BEFORE
MOVING OFF THE COAST WEDNESDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA
LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY FRIDAY...WITH MORE HIGH PRESSURE AND QUIET
WEATHER CONDITIONS TO CLOSE OUT THE WEEK. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY
BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY...AND
AGAIN FOR SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-252300-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. WAVES 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ536-252300-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ537-252300-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ530-252300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-252300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ538-252300-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ539-252300-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ532-252300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ540-252300-
EASTERN BAY-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ533-252300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ541-252300-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ542-252300-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-252300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING. WAVES
3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT... BUILDING TO 3 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ543-252300-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING. WAVES
3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$





000
FZUS51 KLWX 250832
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-252300-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVERHEAD THROUGH TONIGHT BEFORE
MOVING OFF THE COAST WEDNESDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA
LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY FRIDAY...WITH MORE HIGH PRESSURE AND QUIET
WEATHER CONDITIONS TO CLOSE OUT THE WEEK. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY
BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY...AND
AGAIN FOR SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-252300-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. WAVES 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ536-252300-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ537-252300-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ530-252300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-252300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ538-252300-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ539-252300-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ532-252300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ540-252300-
EASTERN BAY-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ533-252300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ541-252300-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ542-252300-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ534-252300-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING. WAVES
3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT... BUILDING TO 3 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ543-252300-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-
432 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING. WAVES
3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$






000
FZUS51 KLWX 250721
CWFLWX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
321 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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.  WAVES FLAT WHERE WATERS ARE ICED OVER.

ANZ500-252200-
321 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

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

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVERHEAD THROUGH TONIGHT BEFORE
MOVING OFF THE COAST WEDNESDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA
LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY FRIDAY...WITH MORE HIGH PRESSURE AND QUIET
WEATHER CONDITIONS TO CLOSE OUT THE WEEK. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY
BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY...AND
AGAIN FOR SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ535-252200-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-
321 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. WAVES 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ536-252200-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-
321 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

ANZ537-252200-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-
321 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ530-252200-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-
321 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ531-252200-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-
321 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

ANZ538-252200-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
321 AM EDT WED MAR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...

.REST OF THE OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... DIMINISHING TO
AROUND 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.FRI