Coastal Waters Forecast
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000 FZUS51 KAKQ 290419 CWFAKQ COASTAL WATERS FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA 1219 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 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 ANZ600-291215- 1219 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 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 STRONG COLD FRONT WILL DROP SOUTHEAST OF THE WATERS THROUGH TONIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE MID ATLANTIC REGION FROM THE NORTHWEST TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY. $$ ANZ630-291215- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA- 1219 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT EARLY THIS MORNING... .REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .SAT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ631-291215- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA- 1219 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT EARLY THIS MORNING... .REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .SAT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ632-291215- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA- 1219 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT EARLY THIS MORNING... .REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .WED...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .THU...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ634-291215- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL- 1219 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT EARLY THIS MORNING... .REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 2 FT. .WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. .THU...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. .FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ650-291215- COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM- 1219 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014 .REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. .TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. .TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT. .WED...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .THU...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ652-291215- COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM- 1219 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014 .REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. .TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT. .WED...NW WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .THU...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ654-291215- COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO 20 NM- 1219 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014 .REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. .TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .THU...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. .SAT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ656-291215- COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM- 1219 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014 .REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. .TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .THU...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ658-291215- COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO 20 NM- 1219 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014 .REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. .TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. .TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. .FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ633-291215- CURRITUCK SOUND- 1219 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014 .REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. .TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .THU...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. .THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ635-291215- RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT- 1219 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014 .REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. .TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .WED...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. .FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ636-291215- YORK RIVER- 1219 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014 .REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. .TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .WED...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ637-291215- JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE- 1219 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014 .REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .WED...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. .WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .THU...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ638-291215- JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE- TUNNEL- 1219 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT EARLY THIS MORNING... .REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .WED...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. .WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .THU...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$

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