Coastal Waters Forecast
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000 FZUS51 KAKQ 010513 CWFAKQ COASTAL WATERS FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA 113 AM EDT WED OCT 1 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 ANZ600-011315- 113 AM EDT WED OCT 1 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... AN UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL SWING ACROSS SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND AND OFF THE COAST TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PUSHING A WEAK COLD FRONT THROUGH THE LOCAL AREA. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE MID ATLANTIC REGION ON THURSDAY...THEN ANOTHER COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE WEST FRIDAY. THE COLD FRONT CROSSES THE REGION FRIDAY NIGHT...USHERING IN MUCH COOLER AND DRIER WEATHER FOR MOST OF THE UPCOMING WEEKEND. $$ ANZ630-011315- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA- 113 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014 .REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. .WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. .SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. $$ ANZ631-011315- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA- 113 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014 .REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. .WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .THU NIGHT...E 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 TO 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. .SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. $$ ANZ632-011315- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA- 113 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014 .REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .WED...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. .SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. $$ ANZ634-011315- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL- 113 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014 .REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. .WED...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. .WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. .THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. .FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. $$ ANZ650-011315- COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM- 113 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014 .REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS. ISOLATED SHOWERS LATE. .WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS. ISOLATED SHOWERS. .WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. $$ ANZ652-011315- COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM- 113 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014 .REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 13 SECONDS. ISOLATED SHOWERS LATE. .WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS. ISOLATED SHOWERS. .WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. $$ ANZ654-011315- COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO 20 NM- 113 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014 .REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS. .WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. .WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. .THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. $$ ANZ656-011315- COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM- 113 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014 .REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 13 SECONDS. .WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. .WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .THU...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SAT...SW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. $$ ANZ658-011315- COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO 20 NM- 113 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014 .REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. .WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. .WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. .THU...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .FRI...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SAT...SW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. $$ ANZ633-011315- CURRITUCK SOUND- 113 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014 .REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .THU...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .FRI...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. $$ ANZ635-011315- RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT- 113 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014 .REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON. .WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .THU...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. $$ ANZ636-011315- YORK RIVER- 113 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014 .REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .THU...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .FRI...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. $$ ANZ637-011315- JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE- 113 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014 .REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .THU...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. $$ ANZ638-011315- JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE- TUNNEL- 113 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014 .REST OF TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .THU...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .FRI...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. .FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. .SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. .SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. $$ BMD

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