Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
356 AM EDT THU AUG 28 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

ANZ600-281515-
356 AM EDT THU AUG 28 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...

A WEAK COLD FRONT MOVES SOUTH THROUGH THE WATERS THIS MORNING...
THEN STALLS ACROSS NORTH CAROLINA TONIGHT AND FRIDAY. THE FRONT
THEN LIFTS NORTH AS A WARM FRONT FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ630-281515-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
356 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

.THROUGH 7 AM...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ631-281515-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
356 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

.THROUGH 7 AM...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ632-281515-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
356 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

.THROUGH 7 AM...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ634-281515-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
356 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

.THROUGH 7 AM...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ650-281515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM-
356 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...

.THROUGH 7 AM...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS.
.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ652-281515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM-
356 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...

.THROUGH 7 AM...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS.
.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ654-281515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO
20 NM-
356 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...

.THROUGH 7 AM...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS.
.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ656-281515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
356 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.THROUGH 7 AM...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT...MAINLY E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS.
.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT...
MAINLY E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 13 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ658-281515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
356 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.THROUGH 7 AM...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...MAINLY E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS.
.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5
TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON...MAINLY E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 13 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ633-281515-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
356 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

.THROUGH 7 AM...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ635-281515-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
356 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

.THROUGH 7 AM...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ636-281515-
YORK RIVER-
356 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

.THROUGH 7 AM...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ637-281515-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
356 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

.THROUGH 7 AM...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ638-281515-
JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-
TUNNEL-
356 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

.THROUGH 7 AM...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1
FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

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