035  
FZUS51 KLWX 182335  
CWFLWX  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC  
635 PM EST SUN FEB 18 2018  
 
TIDAL POTOMAC RIVER AND MARYLAND PORTION OF CHESAPEAKE BAY.  
 
FORECASTS OF WAVE HEIGHTS DO NOT INCLUDE EFFECTS OF WIND DIRECTION  
RELATIVE TO TIDAL CURRENTS. EXPECT HIGHER WAVES WHEN WINDS ARE  
BLOWING AGAINST THE TIDAL FLOW.  
 
ANZ500-190900-  
635 PM EST SUN FEB 18 2018  
 
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE TIDAL POTOMAC AND MD PORTION OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...  
 
HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFFSHORE TONIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL CROSS  
THE REGION ON MONDAY, BRINGING UNSEASONABLY WARM CONDITIONS. A COLD  
FRONT APPROACHES THE MID-ATLANTIC BY THE MIDDLE OF THE WORK WEEK,  
AND STALLS NEAR THE REGION AT THE END OF THE WEEK. SMALL CRAFT  
ADVISORIES MAY BE NEEDED TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.  
 

 
 
ANZ535-190900-  
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-  
635 PM EST SUN FEB 18 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.    
MON
 
S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. PATCHY  
FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
MON NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
TUE
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
WED
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
THU
 
N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH  
THE DAY, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.    
FRI
 
SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
ANZ536-190900-  
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-  
635 PM EST SUN FEB 18 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.    
MON
 
S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. PATCHY  
FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
MON NIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY  
1 TO 3 NM.    
TUE
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
WED
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
THU
 
N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH  
THE DAY, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.    
FRI
 
SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
ANZ537-190900-  
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-  
635 PM EST SUN FEB 18 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.    
MON
 
S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY. PATCHY FOG.  
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
MON NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO  
3 NM.    
TUE
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
WED
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
THU
 
N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH  
THE DAY, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.    
FRI
 
SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
ANZ530-190900-  
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-  
635 PM EST SUN FEB 18 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.    
MON
 
S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY. PATCHY FOG.  
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
MON NIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO  
3 NM.    
TUE
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
WED
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
THU
 
NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH  
THE DAY, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.    
FRI
 
SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
ANZ531-190900-  
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-  
635 PM EST SUN FEB 18 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.    
MON
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. PATCHY FOG.  
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
MON NIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO  
3 NM.    
TUE
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
WED
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
THU
 
NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH  
THE DAY, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.    
FRI
 
SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
ANZ538-190900-  
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-  
635 PM EST SUN FEB 18 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.    
MON
 
S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. PATCHY  
FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
MON NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO  
3 NM.    
TUE
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
WED
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.    
THU
 
NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH  
THE DAY, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.    
FRI
 
SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
ANZ539-190900-  
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-  
635 PM EST SUN FEB 18 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.    
MON
 
S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. PATCHY  
FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
MON NIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
TUE
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
WED
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
THU
 
N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH  
THE DAY, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.    
FRI
 
SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
ANZ532-190900-  
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-  
635 PM EST SUN FEB 18 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.    
MON
 
S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. PATCHY  
FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
MON NIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
TUE
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
WED
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
THU...W WINDS 5 KT
 
BECOMING NE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY  
THROUGH THE DAY, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.    
FRI
 
SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
ANZ540-190900-  
EASTERN BAY-  
635 PM EST SUN FEB 18 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.    
MON
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY. PATCHY FOG. VSBY  
1 TO 3 NM.    
MON NIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
TUE
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
WED
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
THU
 
N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH  
THE DAY, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.    
FRI
 
SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
ANZ533-190900-  
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-  
635 PM EST SUN FEB 18 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.    
MON
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. PATCHY FOG.  
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
MON NIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
TUE
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
WED
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
THU...W WINDS 5 KT
 
BECOMING NE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY  
THROUGH THE DAY, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.    
FRI
 
SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
ANZ541-190900-  
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-  
635 PM EST SUN FEB 18 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.    
MON
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY. PATCHY FOG. VSBY  
1 TO 3 NM.    
MON NIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
TUE
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
WED
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
THU...W WINDS 5 KT
 
BECOMING NE. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY  
THROUGH THE DAY, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.    
FRI
 
SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
ANZ542-190900-  
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-  
635 PM EST SUN FEB 18 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.    
MON
 
S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY. PATCHY FOG.  
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
MON NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO  
3 NM.    
TUE
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
WED
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
THU
 
N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH  
THE DAY, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.    
FRI
 
SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
ANZ534-190900-  
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-  
635 PM EST SUN FEB 18 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
MON
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY. PATCHY FOG. VSBY  
1 TO 3 NM.    
MON NIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO  
3 NM.    
TUE
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.    
WED
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT
 
BECOMING NE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS.    
FRI
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
ANZ543-190900-  
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-  
635 PM EST SUN FEB 18 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.    
MON
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY. PATCHY FOG. VSBY  
1 TO 3 NM.    
MON NIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
TUE
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
WED
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT
 
BECOMING NE. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.    
FRI
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
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