Coastal Waters Forecast
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000 FZUS51 KAKQ 240743 CWFAKQ COASTAL WATERS FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA 343 AM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016 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 ANZ600-241515- 343 AM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016 .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... HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS OFF THE SOUTHEAST COAST EARLY THIS WEEK...WITH A COLD FRONT DROPPING INTO AND STALLING OVER THE REGION BY TUESDAY. $$ ANZ630-241515- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA- 343 AM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016 .THROUGH 7 AM...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. .TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .WED...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ631-241515- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA- 343 AM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016 .THROUGH 7 AM...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .WED...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ632-241515- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA- 343 AM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016 .THROUGH 7 AM...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ634-241515- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK VA TO CAPE HENRY VA INCLUDING THE CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL- 343 AM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016 .THROUGH 7 AM...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. .TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. .MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ650-241515- COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT 20 NM- 343 AM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016 .THROUGH 7 AM...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS. .TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. .MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .WED...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU...S WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE MORNING. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ652-241515- COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT 20 NM- 343 AM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016 .THROUGH 7 AM...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. .MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .WED...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU...SE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE MORNING. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ654-241515- COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT 20 NM- 343 AM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016 .THROUGH 7 AM...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS. .TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. .MON...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU...S WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ656-241515- COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO VIRGINIA- NORTH CAROLINA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM- 343 AM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016 .THROUGH 7 AM...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS. .TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. .MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ658-241515- COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT 20 NM- 343 AM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016 .THROUGH 7 AM...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. .TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. .MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ633-241515- CURRITUCK SOUND- 343 AM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016 .THROUGH 7 AM...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. .WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ635-241515- RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT- 343 AM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016 .THROUGH 7 AM...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .TODAY...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. .TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .WED...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING. .THU...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ636-241515- YORK RIVER- 343 AM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016 .THROUGH 7 AM...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .WED...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ637-241515- JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE- 343 AM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016 .THROUGH 7 AM...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .TODAY...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .WED...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ638-241515- JAMES RIVER FROM JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-TUNNEL- 343 AM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016 .THROUGH 7 AM...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .WED...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .THU...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$

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