A small craft advisory is in effect through Tuesday night for the Maryland Chesapeake Bay and tidal Potomac River. A coastal flood advisory is in effect Tuesday afternoon and evening for the western shore of the Chesapeake Bay. The weather service notes that the coastal flood advisory may need to be expanded to include areas surrounding the tidal Potomac River during high tide Tuesday evening, but that was not the case as of 6 a.m. Tuesday.
Wednesday is expected to be mostly sunny, with a high near 45 and west winds of 17 to 20 miles per hour increasing to between 25 and 28 miles per hour, Winds could gust as high as 39 miles per hour.
Wednesday night is expected to be mostly clear, with a low around 29 and west winds between 9 and 16 miles per hour.