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000 FZUS51 KAKQ 222325 CWFAKQ Coastal Waters Forecast National Weather Service Wakefield VA 625 PM EST Wed Nov 22 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 ANZ600-230715- 625 PM EST Wed Nov 22 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... A cold front moves well offshore this evening. High pressure builds back into the area for Thanksgiving Day and Friday. $$ ANZ630-230715- Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA- 625 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST THURSDAY... .TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft... subsiding to 2 to 3 ft late. .THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NW 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .THU NIGHT...W winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. .FRI...NW winds 5 kt...becoming S in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot. .FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. .SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. .SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt late. Waves 1 to 2 ft...building to 2 to 3 ft late. .SUN...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves around 3 ft. .SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming N 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft. .MON...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. $$ ANZ631-230715- Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA- 625 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST THURSDAY... .TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to around 30 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft late. .THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NW 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft...subsiding to 1 to 2 ft in the late morning and afternoon. .THU NIGHT...W winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. .FRI...NW winds 5 kt...becoming SE late. Waves 1 foot. .FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. .SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. .SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft...building to 2 to 3 ft late. .SUN...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves around 3 ft. .SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. .MON...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. $$ ANZ632-230715- Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA- 625 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST THURSDAY... .TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt... diminishing to 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Waves 3 to 4 ft... subsiding to 2 to 3 ft late. .THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NW 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft...subsiding to 1 to 2 ft in the afternoon. .THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. .FRI...N winds 5 kt...becoming SE late. Waves 1 foot. .FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. .SAT...W winds 5 kt...increasing to 10 kt in the late morning and afternoon. Waves 1 foot. .SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft...building to 2 to 3 ft late. .SUN...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves around 3 ft. .SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming N 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft. .MON...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. $$ ANZ634-230715- Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel- 625 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING... .TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt... diminishing to 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Waves 3 to 4 ft. .THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late. Waves 2 to 3 ft. .THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .FRI...NE winds 5 kt...becoming SE late. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft...subsiding to 1 foot after midnight. .SAT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft...building to 2 to 3 ft late. .SUN...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves around 3 ft. .SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. .MON...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. $$ ANZ650-230715- Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out 20 nm- 625 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING... .TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt... diminishing to 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 5 to 6 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds. .THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds...subsiding to 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds in the afternoon. .THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft... subsiding to 2 to 3 ft in the late evening and overnight... mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds. .FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SW late. Seas 2 to 3 ft... building to 3 to 4 ft in the late morning and afternoon...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds. .FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .SAT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt late. Seas 2 to 3 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft late. .SUN...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft... building to 4 to 5 ft in the afternoon. .SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft...subsiding to 3 to 4 ft after midnight. .MON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft... subsiding to 2 ft in the afternoon. .MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. $$ ANZ652-230715- Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm- 625 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING... .TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt... diminishing to 15 to 20 kt late. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds. .THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds...subsiding to 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds in the late morning and afternoon. .THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft in the late evening and overnight...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds. .FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming S late. Seas 2 to 3 ft... building to 3 to 4 ft in the late morning and afternoon...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds. .FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 kt...increasing to 10 kt in the late evening and overnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .SAT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt late. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .SUN...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft... building to 4 to 5 ft in the afternoon. .SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft...subsiding to 3 to 4 ft after midnight. .MON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft... subsiding to 2 ft in the afternoon. .MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. $$ ANZ654-230715- Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out 20 nm- 625 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING... .TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt... diminishing to 15 to 20 kt late. Seas 5 to 6 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds...subsiding to 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds late. .THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds. .THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds. .FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SE late. Seas 2 to 3 ft... mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds. .FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .SAT...SW winds 5 kt...becoming W in the late morning and afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt late. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .SUN...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. .SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft... subsiding to 3 to 4 ft after midnight. .MON...N winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NW 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to 2 ft in the afternoon. .MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. $$ ANZ656-230715- Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia- North Carolina border out to 20 nm- 625 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING... .TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt... diminishing to 15 to 20 kt late. Seas 5 to 7 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds...subsiding to 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds. .THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 10 seconds...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 10 seconds. .THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds. .FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds. .FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .SAT...W winds 5 kt...increasing to 10 kt in the late morning and afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt late. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .SUN...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. .SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft... subsiding to 3 to 4 ft after midnight. .MON...N winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NW 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to 2 ft in the afternoon. .MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. $$ ANZ658-230715- Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out 20 nm- 625 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING... .TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt... diminishing to 15 kt late. Seas 5 to 7 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds...subsiding to 5 to 6 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds late. .THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds...subsiding to 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds in the afternoon. .THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt...becoming N late. Seas 3 to 4 ft... subsiding to 2 to 3 ft after midnight... mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds. .FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft late in the morning, then subsiding to 2 to 3 ft in the afternoon...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds. .FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 kt...becoming S late. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .SAT...NW winds 5 kt...becoming W in the late morning and afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. .SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft late. .SUN...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. .SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. .MON...N winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NW 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft. .MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. $$ ANZ633-230715- Currituck Sound- 625 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST THURSDAY... .TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot. .THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. .FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. .FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 kt...becoming S late. Waves 1 foot. .SAT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. .SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. .SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. .SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. .MON...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. .MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. $$ ANZ635-230715- Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point- 625 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017 .TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .THU...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. .THU NIGHT...W winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. .FRI...NW winds 5 kt...becoming NE late in the morning, then becoming SE in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot. .FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. .SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. .SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. .SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Waves 1 foot. .MON...NW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. .MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. $$ ANZ636-230715- York River- 625 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017 .TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W late. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .THU NIGHT...W winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. .FRI...NW winds 5 kt...becoming NE late in the morning, then becoming SE in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot. .FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. .SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. .SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. .SUN NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. .MON...NW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. .MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. $$ ANZ637-230715- James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge- 625 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017 .TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. .THU NIGHT...W winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. .FRI...NW winds 5 kt...becoming E in the late morning and afternoon. Waves 1 foot. .FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. .SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. .SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .SUN NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. .MON...NW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. .MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. $$ ANZ638-230715- James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge- Tunnel- 625 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST THURSDAY... .TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt late. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. .FRI...NW winds 5 kt...becoming E in the late morning and afternoon. Waves 1 foot. .FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming SW late. Waves 1 foot. .SAT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. .SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Waves 1 to 2 ft. .SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. .SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft...subsiding to 1 foot after midnight. .MON...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. .MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. $$

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