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 Hazardous marine condition(s):
 Small Craft Advisory
 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.        ANZ500-232000-  732 AM EDT THU MAR 23 2017      .SYNOPSIS FOR THE TIDAL POTOMAC AND MD PORTION OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...    HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVERHEAD THIS MORNING. THE HIGH WILL MOVE  OFFSHORE TONIGHT, ALLOWING A WARM FRONT TO LIFT THROUGH THE AREA ON  FRIDAY. A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MAY APPROACH THE AREA SUNDAY. SMALL  CRAFT ADVISORIES MAY BE NECESSARY FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY.    $$
 FORECASTS OF WAVE HEIGHTS DO NOT INCLUDE EFFECTS OF WIND DIRECTION  RELATIVE TO TIDAL CURRENTS. EXPECT HIGHER WAVES WHEN WINDS ARE  BLOWING AGAINST THE TIDAL FLOW.        ANZ531-232000-  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT-  732 AM EDT THU MAR 23 2017    SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH FRIDAY  AFTERNOON    TODAY  N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO  2 FT...SUBSIDING TO FLAT LATE.  TONIGHT  S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.  FRI  S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE  OF RAIN.  FRI NIGHT  SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO  2 FT.  SAT  SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.  SAT NIGHT  SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.  SUN  SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH  THE DAY...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.  MON  E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE  MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.    $$

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