Coastal Waters Forecast
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000 FZUS51 KAKQ 261052 CWFAKQ Coastal Waters Forecast National Weather Service Wakefield VA 652 AM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017 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 ANZ600-261815- 652 AM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017 .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 builds across the region today and tonight. High pressure slides offshore Thursday ahead of an approaching cold front. The cold front slowly pushes across the waters Friday night into Saturday. High pressure slowly builds in from the west through early next week. $$ ANZ630-261815- Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA- 652 AM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017 .TODAY...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Isolated showers this morning. .TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. .THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft...building to 2 to 3 ft late. .THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms in the late evening and overnight. .FRI...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of tstms early in the morning. A chance of showers in the morning, then showers and tstms likely in the afternoon. .FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming W after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Showers and tstms likely. .SAT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming N 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft in the afternoon. A chance of showers. .SAT NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers in the evening. .SUN...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms. $$ ANZ631-261815- Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA- 652 AM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017 .TODAY...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. .TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. .THU...S winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms after midnight. .FRI...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of tstms early in the morning. A chance of showers in the morning, then showers and tstms likely in the afternoon. .FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Showers and tstms likely. .SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft... building to 3 to 4 ft in the afternoon. A chance of showers. .SAT NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Waves 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft after midnight. A chance of showers in the evening. .SUN...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 3 ft... subsiding to 2 ft in the afternoon. Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms. $$ ANZ632-261815- Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA- 652 AM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017 .TODAY...E winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. .TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. .THU...S winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms after midnight. .FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of tstms early in the morning. A chance of showers in the morning, then showers and tstms likely in the afternoon. .FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Showers and tstms likely. .SAT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming N 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft in the afternoon. A chance of showers. .SAT NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Waves 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft after midnight. A chance of showers in the evening. .SUN...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 3 ft... subsiding to 2 ft in the afternoon. Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms. $$ ANZ634-261815- Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel- 652 AM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017 .TODAY...E winds 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. .TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .THU...S winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms after midnight. .FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers. .FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Showers and tstms likely. .SAT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming N 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Waves 3 to 4 ft. Showers likely, mainly in the morning. .SAT NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Waves around 4 ft...subsiding to 3 ft after midnight. A chance of showers in the evening. .SUN...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 3 ft. Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms. $$ ANZ650-261815- Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out 20 nm- 652 AM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017 .TODAY...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft this late morning and afternoon...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds. Isolated showers until late afternoon. .TONIGHT...E winds 10 kt...becoming SE in the late evening and early morning, then becoming S late. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly E swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds. .THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft in the late evening and overnight. A chance of showers and tstms after midnight. .FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of tstms early in the morning. A chance of showers in the morning, then showers and tstms likely in the afternoon. .FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Showers and tstms likely. .SAT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming N 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft...building to 4 to 5 ft in the afternoon. Showers likely, mainly in the morning. .SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers in the evening. .SUN...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft... subsiding to 3 to 4 ft in the afternoon. Winds and seas higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms. $$ ANZ652-261815- Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm- 652 AM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017 .TODAY...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft this late morning and early afternoon, then subsiding to 2 to 3 ft late...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds. .TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly E swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds. .THU...S winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft in the late evening and overnight. A chance of showers and tstms after midnight. .FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of tstms early in the morning. A chance of showers in the morning, then showers and tstms likely in the afternoon. .FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Showers and tstms likely. .SAT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming N 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Showers likely, mainly in the morning. .SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers in the evening. .SUN...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft... subsiding to 3 to 4 ft in the afternoon. Winds and seas higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms. $$ ANZ654-261815- Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out 20 nm- 652 AM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017 .TODAY...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds. .TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... mainly E swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds. .THU...S winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft in the late evening and overnight. A chance of showers and tstms after midnight. .FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of tstms early in the morning. A chance of showers in the morning, then showers and tstms likely in the afternoon. .FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Showers and tstms likely. .SAT...NW winds 15 kt...becoming N in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Showers likely, mainly in the morning. .SAT NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft... building to 4 to 5 ft after midnight. A chance of showers in the evening. .SUN...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Winds and seas higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms. $$ ANZ656-261815- Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia- North Carolina border out to 20 nm- 652 AM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017 .TODAY...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds. .TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... mainly E swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds. .THU...S winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms after midnight. .FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers. .FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers and tstms likely. .SAT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Showers likely, mainly in the morning. .SAT NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft... building to 4 to 5 ft after midnight. A chance of showers in the evening. .SUN...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Winds and seas higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms. $$ ANZ658-261815- Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out 20 nm- 652 AM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017 .TODAY...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds. .TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly E swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds. .THU...S winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming S 15 to 20 kt late. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms in the afternoon. .FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers and tstms likely. .SAT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Showers likely, mainly in the morning. .SAT NIGHT...N winds 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft... building to 4 to 5 ft after midnight. A chance of showers and tstms. .SUN...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft... subsiding to 3 to 4 ft in the afternoon. A chance of showers in the morning. Winds and seas higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms. $$ ANZ633-261815- Currituck Sound- 652 AM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017 .TODAY...NE winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. .TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. .THU...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. .THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. .FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms in the afternoon. .FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. Showers and tstms likely. .SAT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. Showers likely, mainly in the morning. .SAT NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms. .SUN...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers in the morning. Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms. $$ ANZ635-261815- Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point- 652 AM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017 .TODAY...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. .TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. .THU...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. .THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms. .FRI...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of tstms early in the morning. A chance of showers in the morning, then showers and tstms likely in the afternoon. .FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W after midnight. Waves 1 foot. Showers and tstms likely. .SAT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming N 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers. .SAT NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers in the evening. .SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms. $$ ANZ636-261815- York River- 652 AM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017 .TODAY...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. .TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. .THU...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. .THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms in the late evening and overnight. .FRI...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of tstms early in the morning. A chance of showers in the morning, then showers and tstms likely in the afternoon. .FRI NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Showers and tstms likely. .SAT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming N 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers. .SAT NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers in the evening. .SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms. $$ ANZ637-261815- James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge- 652 AM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017 .TODAY...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. .TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. .THU...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. .THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms after midnight. .FRI...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of tstms early in the morning. A chance of showers in the morning, then showers and tstms likely in the afternoon. .FRI NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Showers and tstms likely. .SAT...NW winds 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft... subsiding to 1 foot in the afternoon. A chance of showers. .SAT NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers in the evening. .SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms. $$ ANZ638-261815- James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge- Tunnel- 652 AM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017 .TODAY...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. .TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. .THU...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. .THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms after midnight. .FRI...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of tstms early in the morning. A chance of showers in the morning, then showers and tstms likely in the afternoon. .FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Showers and tstms likely. .SAT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers. .SAT NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft... subsiding to 1 foot after midnight. A chance of showers in the evening. .SUN...NE winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms. $$

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