Coastal Waters Forecast
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000 FZUS51 KAKQ 200505 CWFAKQ COASTAL WATERS FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA 1205 AM EST SAT DEC 20 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 ANZ600-201315- 1205 AM EST SAT DEC 20 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... HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE AREA FROM THE NORTHWEST OVERNIGHT. LOW PRESSURE WILL TRACK OFF THE SOUTHEAST COAST SATURDAY...WITH ANOTHER LOW MOVING NORTHEAST OFF THE SOUTHEAST AND MID ATLANTIC COASTS LATE SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY. MEANWHILE...HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN ACROSS NEW ENGLAND. A STRONG COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE WEST WEDNESDAY. $$ ANZ630-201315- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA- 1205 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014 .THROUGH 7 AM...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. .TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY. .TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY. .WED...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY. $$ ANZ631-201315- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA- 1205 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014 .THROUGH 7 AM...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. .TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. .SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY. .TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY. .WED...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY. $$ ANZ632-201315- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA- 1205 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014 .THROUGH 7 AM...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. .TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. .SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .TUE...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY. .WED...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY. $$ ANZ634-201315- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL- 1205 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014 .THROUGH 7 AM...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. .TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. .SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY. .WED...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY. $$ ANZ650-201315- COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM- 1205 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014 .THROUGH 7 AM...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS. .TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. .SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. .MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. .TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. .WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. $$ ANZ652-201315- COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM- 1205 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014 .THROUGH 7 AM...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS. .TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. .SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. .MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. .TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. .WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. $$ ANZ654-201315- COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO 20 NM- 1205 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014 .THROUGH 7 AM...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS. .TODAY...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. .SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. .SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. .MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. .TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY. .WED...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. $$ ANZ656-201315- COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM- 1205 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014 .THROUGH 7 AM...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS. .TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. .SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. .MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY. .WED...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. $$ ANZ658-201315- COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO 20 NM- 1205 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014 .THROUGH 7 AM...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS. .TODAY...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN LATE IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. .SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .MON...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. .MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .TUE...SE WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY. .WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY. $$ ANZ633-201315- CURRITUCK SOUND- 1205 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014 .THROUGH 7 AM...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN LATE IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. .SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. RAIN LIKELY. .MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .TUE...SE WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. RAIN LIKELY. .WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. RAIN LIKELY. $$ ANZ635-201315- RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT- 1205 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014 .THROUGH 7 AM...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .SUN...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. RAIN LIKELY. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. RAIN LIKELY. .TUE...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. RAIN LIKELY. .WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY. $$ ANZ636-201315- YORK RIVER- 1205 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014 .THROUGH 7 AM...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. .SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .SUN...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. RAIN LIKELY. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .TUE...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. RAIN LIKELY. .WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY. $$ ANZ637-201315- JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE- 1205 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014 .THROUGH 7 AM...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .TODAY...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. .SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .SUN...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. RAIN LIKELY. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .TUE...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. RAIN LIKELY. .WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY. $$ ANZ638-201315- JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE- TUNNEL- 1205 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014 .THROUGH 7 AM...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. .SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .SUN...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. .SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY. .MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .TUE...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. .TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. RAIN LIKELY. .WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY. $$

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