Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1226 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

VIRGINIA PORTION OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...CURRITUCK SOUND AND ATLANTIC
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT
20 NAUTICAL MILES

ANZ600-231215-
1226 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT
20 NAUTICAL MILES INCLUDING VIRGINIA PORTION OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY
CURRITUCK SOUND AND PORTIONS OF THE JAMES, YORK,
AND RAPPAHANNOCK RIVERS...


A FRONTAL BOUNDARY ACROSS THE MID ATLANTIC STATES WILL MOVE SOUTH
INTO THE CAROLINAS SATURDAY. BEHIND THIS FRONT...HIGH PRESSURE OVER
THE NORTHEAST RIDGES DOWN OVER THE WATERS AS A SECOND AREA OF LOW
PRESSURE DEVELOPS OFF THE CAROLINA COAST THIS WEEKEND.

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ANZ630-231215-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
1226 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ631-231215-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
1226 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ632-231215-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
1226 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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ANZ634-231215-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
1226 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

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ANZ650-231215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM-
1226 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 7 SECONDS. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.

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ANZ652-231215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM-
1226 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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ANZ654-231215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO
20 NM-
1226 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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ANZ656-231215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
1226 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO
5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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ANZ658-231215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
1226 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 9 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO
5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

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

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ANZ633-231215-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
1226 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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

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ANZ635-231215-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
1226 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ636-231215-
YORK RIVER-
1226 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ637-231215-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
1226 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ638-231215-
JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-
TUNNEL-
1226 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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