Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
649 PM EDT WED OCT 1 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

ANZ600-020615-
649 PM EDT WED OCT 1 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...


WEAK HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS OVER THE MID ATLANTIC REGION THROUGH
THURSDAY. A COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE WEST FRIDAY...CROSSING
THE REGION FRIDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE RETURNS FOR LATE SATURDAY AND
SUNDAY.

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ANZ630-020615-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
649 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

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

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ANZ631-020615-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
649 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT... BUILDING TO 2 TO
3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

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

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ANZ632-020615-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
649 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

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

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ANZ634-020615-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
649 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

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

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ANZ650-020615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM-
649 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 8 SECONDS. ISOLATED SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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

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ANZ652-020615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM-
649 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 8 SECONDS. ISOLATED SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
7 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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

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ANZ654-020615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO
20 NM-
649 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
8 SECONDS.
.THU...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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

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ANZ656-020615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
649 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...MAINLY NE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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

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ANZ658-020615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
649 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
.THU...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...MAINLY NE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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

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ANZ633-020615-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
649 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

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

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

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ANZ635-020615-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
649 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ636-020615-
YORK RIVER-
649 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT...
THEN BECOMING N LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ637-020615-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
649 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING N LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ638-020615-
JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-
TUNNEL-
649 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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