Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
404 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

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

ANZ600-182145-
404 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

.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...

Surface high pressure rebuilds over the area from the north
today, sliding offshore tonight through midweek.

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ANZ630-182145-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
404 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

.THROUGH 7 AM...W winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TONIGHT...NE winds around 5 kt, becoming SE after midnight.
Waves 1 foot.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain in the
morning, then a chance of showers in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot, then around 2 ft
after midnight.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late.
Waves around 2 ft, then 1 foot. A chance of showers through the
night.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE. Waves 1 foot. A chance
of showers.

$$

ANZ631-182145-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
404 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

.THROUGH 7 AM...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain in the
morning, then a chance of showers in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot, then around 2 ft
after midnight.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft, then 1 foot. A
chance of showers through the night.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE. Waves 1 foot, then
around 2 ft in the afternoon and evening, then, then 1 foot after
midnight. A chance of showers.

$$

ANZ632-182145-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
404 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

.THROUGH 7 AM...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot. A chance of rain in the morning, then a chance of showers
in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot, then around 2 ft
after midnight.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft, then 1 foot. A
chance of showers through the night.
.THU...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE. Waves 1 foot, then around
2 ft. A chance of showers.

$$

ANZ634-182145-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
404 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

.THROUGH 7 AM...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot. A chance of rain in the morning, then a chance of showers
in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers through the night.
.THU...W winds around 10 kt, becoming NE. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A
chance of showers.

$$

ANZ650-182145-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
404 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

.THROUGH 7 AM...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers in the
afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE...SW winds around 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds around 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers
through the night.
.THU...W winds around 10 kt, becoming NE. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A
chance of showers.

$$

ANZ652-182145-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
404 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

.THROUGH 7 AM...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of rain in the morning,
then a chance of showers in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds around 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers
through the night.
.THU...W winds around 10 kt, becoming NE. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A
chance of showers.

$$

ANZ654-182145-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
404 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

.THROUGH 7 AM...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 1 foot, then around 2 ft in the afternoon. A
chance of rain in the morning, then a chance of showers in the
afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds around 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers
through the night.
.THU...W winds around 10 kt, becoming NE. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A
chance of showers.

$$

ANZ656-182145-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
404 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

.THROUGH 7 AM...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of rain in the morning,
then a chance of showers in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers
through the night.
.THU...W winds around 10 kt, becoming NE. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A
chance of showers.

$$

ANZ658-182145-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
404 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

.THROUGH 7 AM...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas around 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...W winds around 10 kt, becoming N. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance
of showers through the night.

$$

ANZ633-182145-
Currituck Sound-
404 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

.THROUGH 7 AM...W winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot. A chance of rain in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...SW winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers.

$$

ANZ635-182145-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
404 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

.THROUGH 7 AM...W winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot.
.TONIGHT...E winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...S winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain in the
morning, then a chance of showers in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Waves
1 foot. A chance of showers through the night.
.THU...NE winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers.

$$

ANZ636-182145-
York River-
404 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

.THROUGH 7 AM...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot.
.TONIGHT...E winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...S winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain in the
morning, then a chance of showers in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Waves
1 foot. A chance of showers through the night.
.THU...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming NE. Waves 1 foot. A chance
of showers.

$$

ANZ637-182145-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
404 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

.THROUGH 7 AM...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...SE winds around 5 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot. A chance of rain in the morning, then a chance of showers
in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Waves
1 foot, then around 2 ft in the afternoon, then, then 1 foot. A
chance of showers through the night.
.THU...W winds around 5 kt, becoming NE. Waves 1 foot. A chance
of showers.

$$

ANZ638-182145-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
404 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

.THROUGH 7 AM...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...SE winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain in
the morning, then a chance of showers in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...SW winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late.
Waves around 2 ft, then 1 foot. A chance of showers through the
night.
.THU...W winds around 5 kt, becoming NE. Waves 1 foot. A chance
of showers.

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