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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
1239 PM EDT Sat Jul 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

ANZ600-230015-
1239 PM EDT Sat Jul 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...

High pressure remains over the western Atlantic as a persistent
trough lingers over central Virginia through the weekend. A
weakening cold front pushes across the waters Monday night into
Tuesday. Weak troughing persists along the Mid Atlantic Coast the
rest of the week.

$$

ANZ630-230015-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
1239 PM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms late.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Showers and
tstms likely, mainly in the evening.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms late.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms until early morning.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W after midnight.
Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms in the evening.
.TUE...N winds 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ631-230015-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
1239 PM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms late.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft... building to
2 to 3 ft late. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms late.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms until early morning.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.
.TUE...N winds 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ632-230015-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
1239 PM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A slight chance
of showers and tstms late.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft... building to
2 to 3 ft after midnight. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms late.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt
late. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.MON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
late morning and afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft... subsiding to
1 foot in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...E winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ634-230015-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
1239 PM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A slight
chance of showers and tstms late.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms late.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.MON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms in the
afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.WED...E winds 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ650-230015-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
1239 PM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 9 seconds. A slight chance of showers
and tstms.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 9 seconds...building to 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 9 seconds in the late evening and overnight. A chance
of showers and tstms early in the evening, then showers and tstms
likely late in the evening. A chance of showers and tstms after
midnight.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming S late. Seas 3 to 4 ft...
subsiding to 2 to 3 ft early in the afternoon, then building to
3 to 4 ft late. A chance of showers early in the morning. A
chance of showers and tstms late.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming SW 10 to 15 kt late.
Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms until early
morning.
.MON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft... subsiding to 2 to
3 ft in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt...becoming W after midnight. Seas
around 3 ft. A chance of showers.
.TUE...N winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

Winds and seas higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ652-230015-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
1239 PM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... mainly SE
swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds. A slight chance of
showers and tstms late.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming SW 15 to 20 kt late in
the evening, then diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas
2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 10 seconds...building to 3 to
4 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds in the late evening and
overnight. A chance of showers and tstms early in the evening,
then showers and tstms likely late in the evening. A chance of
showers and tstms after midnight.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft... subsiding to 2 to
3 ft early in the afternoon, then building to 3 to 4 ft late. A
chance of showers early in the morning. A chance of showers and
tstms late.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms until early morning.
.MON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft... subsiding to 2 to
3 ft in the afternoon. A chance of showers and tstms in the
afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of tstms
in the evening. A chance of showers.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

Winds and seas higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ654-230015-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
1239 PM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... mainly SE
swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds. A slight chance of
showers and tstms late.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt in
the late evening and overnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 10 seconds...building to 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 9 seconds in the late evening and overnight. A chance
of showers and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft in the
afternoon. A chance of showers early in the morning. A chance of
showers and tstms late.
.SUN 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.
.MON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
tstms in the evening. A chance of showers.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming N in the afternoon. Seas
around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

Winds and seas higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ656-230015-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
1239 PM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a
dominant period of 10 seconds. A slight chance of showers and
tstms late.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt in
the late evening and overnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 10 seconds...building to 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 9 seconds in the late evening and overnight. A chance
of showers and tstms early in the evening. A chance of showers
and tstms after midnight.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms late.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.MON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.
A chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of
tstms in the evening. A chance of showers.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas
around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Winds and seas higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ658-230015-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
1239 PM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a
dominant period of 10 seconds...building to 3 to 4 ft with a
dominant period of 10 seconds late.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 10 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms after
midnight.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft in the
afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.MON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.
A chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of
tstms in the evening. A chance of showers.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming N in the afternoon. Seas
around 2 ft. A chance of showers in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Winds and seas higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ633-230015-
Currituck Sound-
1239 PM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A slight
chance of showers and tstms late.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms after midnight.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.MON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers. A
chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of tstms in
the evening. A chance of showers.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.
.WED...E winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ635-230015-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
1239 PM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...W winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers
and tstms late.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms late.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms until early morning.
.MON...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms
in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W after midnight.
Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms in the evening.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ636-230015-
York River-
1239 PM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms late.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers
and tstms late.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt
late. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms until early
morning.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ637-230015-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
1239 PM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A slight
chance of showers and tstms late.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers
and tstms late.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt
late. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ638-230015-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
1239 PM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A slight
chance of showers and tstms late.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms late.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.
.WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

Butner


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