450  
FZUS51 KLWX 022033  
CWFLWX  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC  
333 PM EST FRI DEC 2 2022  
 
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.  
 
ANZ500-030900-  
333 PM EST FRI DEC 2 2022  
 
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE TIDAL POTOMAC AND MD PORTION OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...  
 
HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFFSHORE THROUGH TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL  
PASS THROUGH THE AREA SATURDAY, THEN HIGH PRESSURE WILL RETURN FOR  
SUNDAY INTO MONDAY. SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES MAY BE NEEDED SATURDAY  
NIGHT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS.  
 

 
 
ANZ535-030900-  
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD-  
333 PM EST FRI DEC 2 2022  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EST THIS EVENING  
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...  
   
REST OF THIS AFTERNOON
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A  
CHANCE OF RAIN.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN.  
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
SAT NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
SUN
 
W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
MON
 
S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE  
NIGHT.    
TUE
 
S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE  
DAY, THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE NIGHT.  
 

 
 
ANZ536-030900-  
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND-  
333 PM EST FRI DEC 2 2022  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EST THIS EVENING  
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...  
   
REST OF THIS AFTERNOON
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE  
OF RAIN.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.  
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
SAT NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT
 
BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES  
1 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
MON
 
S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE  
NIGHT.    
TUE
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY,  
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE NIGHT.  
 

 
 
ANZ537-030900-  
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND TO SMITH POINT-  
333 PM EST FRI DEC 2 2022  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EST THIS EVENING  
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...  
   
REST OF THIS AFTERNOON
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.  
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
SAT NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.    
SUN
 
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. WAVES  
1 TO 2 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
MON
 
SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH  
THE NIGHT.    
TUE
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY,  
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE NIGHT.  
 

 
 
ANZ530-030900-  
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND-  
333 PM EST FRI DEC 2 2022  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON
 
 
   
REST OF THIS AFTERNOON
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT
 
INCREASING TO  
25 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.  
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
SAT NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
SUN
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.    
MON
 
S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN  
THROUGH THE NIGHT.    
TUE
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN THROUGH THE DAY, THEN A  
CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE NIGHT.  
 

 
 
ANZ531-030900-  
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-  
333 PM EST FRI DEC 2 2022  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON
 
 
   
REST OF THIS AFTERNOON
 
S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES  
2 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.  
A CHANCE OF RAIN.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN.  
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
SAT NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.    
SUN
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.    
MON
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN  
THROUGH THE NIGHT.    
TUE
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY,  
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE NIGHT.  
 

 
 
ANZ538-030900-  
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-  
333 PM EST FRI DEC 2 2022  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON
 
 
   
REST OF THIS AFTERNOON
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A  
CHANCE OF RAIN.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.  
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
SAT NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT
 
BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES  
1 FT OR LESS.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES FLAT.    
MON
 
S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH  
THE NIGHT.    
TUE
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH  
THE DAY, THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE NIGHT.  
 

 
 
ANZ539-030900-  
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-  
333 PM EST FRI DEC 2 2022  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON
 
 
   
REST OF THIS AFTERNOON
 
S WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES  
1 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A  
CHANCE OF RAIN.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN.  
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
SAT NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.    
SUN
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.    
MON
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN  
THROUGH THE NIGHT.    
TUE
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY,  
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE NIGHT.  
 

 
 
ANZ532-030900-  
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH-  
333 PM EST FRI DEC 2 2022  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON
 
 
   
REST OF THIS AFTERNOON
 
S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES  
2 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A  
CHANCE OF RAIN.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN.  
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
SAT NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.    
SUN
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.    
MON
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE  
NIGHT.    
TUE
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY,  
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE NIGHT.  
 

 
 
ANZ540-030900-  
EASTERN BAY-  
333 PM EST FRI DEC 2 2022  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON
 
 
   
REST OF THIS AFTERNOON
 
S WINDS 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES  
1 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A  
CHANCE OF RAIN.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.  
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
SAT NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.    
SUN
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.    
MON
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN  
THROUGH THE NIGHT.    
TUE
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY,  
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE NIGHT.  
 

 
 
ANZ533-030900-  
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT-  
333 PM EST FRI DEC 2 2022  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON
 
 
   
REST OF THIS AFTERNOON
 
S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES  
2 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A  
CHANCE OF RAIN.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN.  
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
SAT NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO  
3 FT.    
SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT
 
BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.  
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.    
MON
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN  
THROUGH THE NIGHT.    
TUE
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY,  
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE NIGHT.  
 

 
 
ANZ541-030900-  
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-  
333 PM EST FRI DEC 2 2022  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON
 
 
   
REST OF THIS AFTERNOON
 
S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES  
1 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A  
CHANCE OF RAIN.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.  
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
SAT NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.    
SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT
 
BECOMING W 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES  
1 TO 2 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.    
MON
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN  
THROUGH THE NIGHT.    
TUE
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY,  
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE NIGHT.  
 

 
 
ANZ542-030900-  
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-  
333 PM EST FRI DEC 2 2022  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON
 
 
   
REST OF THIS AFTERNOON
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN.  
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
SAT NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
SUN
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.    
MON
 
SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH  
THE NIGHT.    
TUE
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY,  
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE NIGHT.  
 

 
 
ANZ534-030900-  
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT TO SMITH POINT-  
333 PM EST FRI DEC 2 2022  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EST THIS EVENING  
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...  
   
REST OF THIS AFTERNOON
 
S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES  
2 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT. RAIN.  
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT
 
BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS  
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 FT.    
SUN
 
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. WAVES  
3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.    
MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT
 
BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT.  
A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE NIGHT.    
TUE
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE  
DAY, THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE NIGHT.  
 

 
 
ANZ543-030900-  
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH ISLAND-  
333 PM EST FRI DEC 2 2022  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EST THIS EVENING  
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...  
   
REST OF THIS AFTERNOON
 
S WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES  
1 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN.  
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.    
SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT
 
BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS  
UP TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT.    
SUN
 
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. WAVES  
1 TO 2 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.    
MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT
 
BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FT  
OR LESS.    
TUE
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY,  
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE NIGHT.  
 

 
 
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