Coastal Waters Forecast
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000 FZUS51 KAKQ 041421 CWFAKQ COASTAL WATERS FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA 1021 AM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015 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 ANZ600-042215- 1021 AM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015 .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 BACKDOOR COLD FRONT WILL DROP SOUTH INTO THE AREA LATER TODAY AND TONIGHT. STRONG HIGH PRESSURE ACROSS THE NORTHERN STATES WILL SLOWLY BUILD SOUTH ACROSS THE MID ATLANTIC REGION SATURDAY AND SUNDAY. LOW PRESSURE DEVELOPS OFF THE SOUTHEASTERN COAST LATE IN THE WEEKEND. $$ ANZ630-042215- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA- 1021 AM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING... .TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. .SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. .TUE...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ631-042215- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA- 1021 AM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING... .TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING... THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. .SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. .TUE...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ632-042215- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA- 1021 AM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT... .TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. .SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT LATE. .SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .MON...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. .TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ634-042215- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL- 1021 AM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... .TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .MON...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. $$ ANZ650-042215- COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM- 1021 AM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... .TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT...NE WINDS 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. .SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. .SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .MON...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. .MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. .TUE...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. $$ ANZ652-042215- COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM- 1021 AM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... .TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. .SUN...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .MON...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. .TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. $$ ANZ654-042215- COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO 20 NM- 1021 AM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... .TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SUN...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .MON...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. $$ ANZ656-042215- COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM- 1021 AM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... .TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SUN...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .MON...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. $$ ANZ658-042215- COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO 20 NM- 1021 AM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... .TODAY...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SUN...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .MON...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. $$ ANZ633-042215- CURRITUCK SOUND- 1021 AM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015 .TODAY...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .MON...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. $$ ANZ635-042215- RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT- 1021 AM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015 .TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. .SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .SUN...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .MON...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. .TUE...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ636-042215- YORK RIVER- 1021 AM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015 .TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. .SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .SUN...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. .TUE...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ637-042215- JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE- 1021 AM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015 .TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. .SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .SUN...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. .TUE...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$ ANZ638-042215- JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE- TUNNEL- 1021 AM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING... .TODAY...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE. .TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. .SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. .SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .MON...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. .TUE...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. $$

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