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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
703 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 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

ANZ600-200715-
703 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 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...

Hurricane Jose will track northward while remaining well off the
Mid Atlantic coast through tonight. Jose then moves northeast off
the New England coast on Wednesday. High pressure will build into
the region through the weekend.

$$

ANZ630-200715-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
703 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt...
becoming NW 15 to 20 kt late. Waves 5 to 6 ft...subsiding to 2 to
3 ft. A chance of showers until early morning.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft... subsiding to 1 to
2 ft in the afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming N after midnight.
Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ631-200715-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
703 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt...
becoming NW 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Waves 5 to 6 ft...
subsiding to 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers until early morning.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late.
Waves 2 to 3 ft...subsiding to 1 to 2 ft in the afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight.
Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming N after midnight.
Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...N winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ632-200715-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
703 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt...
becoming NW 15 to 20 kt this late evening and overnight. Waves
4 to 5 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers until
early morning.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late.
Waves around 2 ft...subsiding to 1 foot in the afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight.
Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming N after midnight.
Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ634-200715-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
703 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EDT WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt...
diminishing to 15 to 20 kt late. Waves 5 to 7 ft...subsiding to
3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers until early morning.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late.
Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight.
Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming N after midnight.
Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 kt. Waves 2 ft.

$$

ANZ650-200715-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
703 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING IN EFFECT...

.TONIGHT...N winds 25 to 30 kt...becoming NW 20 to 25 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 11 to 14 ft with a dominant
period of 13 seconds...subsiding to 8 to 10 ft with a dominant
period of 12 seconds. Showers likely early this evening, then a
chance of showers this late evening and early morning. A slight
chance of showers late.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 7 to 9 ft with a dominant period of 12 seconds...
subsiding to 5 to 7 ft with a dominant period of 11 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft...subsiding to
3 to 4 ft...mainly E swell with a dominant period of 11 seconds.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft... mainly E swell with
a dominant period of 11 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft...building to
4 to 5 ft in the late evening and overnight...mainly E swell with
a dominant period of 11 seconds in the evening.
.FRI...N winds 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming N after midnight.
Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft... subsiding to 5 to
6 ft in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight.
Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ652-200715-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
703 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING IN EFFECT...

.TONIGHT...N winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts to around 40 kt...
becoming NW 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt after
midnight. Seas 10 to 13 ft with a dominant period of 13 seconds...
subsiding to 7 to 9 ft with a dominant period of 12 seconds. A
chance of showers until early morning, then a slight chance of
showers late.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 6 to 8 ft with a dominant period of 12 seconds...
subsiding to 5 to 6 ft with a dominant period of 11 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft...subsiding to
3 to 4 ft after midnight...mainly E swell with a dominant period
of 11 seconds.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft... mainly E swell with
a dominant period of 11 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft...building to
4 to 5 ft after midnight...mainly E swell with a dominant period
of 11 seconds in the evening.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft...building to 5 to 6 ft
late.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming N after midnight.
Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight.
Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ654-200715-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
703 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING IN EFFECT...

.TONIGHT...N winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts to around 35 kt...
becoming NW 15 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 13 ft with a dominant period
of 13 seconds...subsiding to 6 to 8 ft with a dominant period of
12 seconds. A chance of showers until early morning.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 5 to 7 ft with a dominant period of 12 seconds...
subsiding to 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 11 seconds in
the afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft...subsiding to
3 to 4 ft after midnight...mainly E swell with a dominant period
of 11 seconds.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft... mainly E swell with
a dominant period of 11 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft... building to 4 to
5 ft late...mainly E swell with a dominant period of 11 seconds
in the evening.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft...building to 5 to 6 ft
late.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight.
Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft...subsiding to 4 to 5 ft in
the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 kt...becoming N after midnight. Seas
4 to 5 ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft...building to 5 to 6 ft in
the afternoon.

$$

ANZ656-200715-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
703 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING IN EFFECT...

.TONIGHT...N winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts to around 35 kt...
becoming NW 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft with a dominant period
of 13 seconds...subsiding to 6 to 8 ft with a dominant period of
12 seconds. A chance of showers until early morning.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late.
Seas 5 to 7 ft with a dominant period of 11 seconds...subsiding
to 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 11 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft... mainly NE swell
with a dominant period of 11 seconds.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft...mainly NE swell with
a dominant period of 11 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft...mainly E swell
with a dominant period of 11 seconds in the evening.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Seas
5 to 6 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft...subsiding to 4 to 5 ft in
the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ658-200715-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
703 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING IN EFFECT...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts to around 35 kt...
diminishing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft with a dominant
period of 13 seconds...subsiding to 6 to 8 ft with a dominant
period of 12 seconds. A chance of showers until early morning.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming W 5 to 10 kt late. Seas
6 to 7 ft with a dominant period of 12 seconds...subsiding to
5 to 7 ft with a dominant period of 12 seconds late in the
morning, then subsiding to 5 to 6 ft with a dominant period of
11 seconds in the afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft... subsiding to 3 to
4 ft late...mainly NE swell with a dominant period of 11 seconds.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft...mainly NE swell with
a dominant period of 11 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft...building to
4 to 5 ft after midnight...mainly NE swell with a dominant period
of 11 seconds in the evening.
.FRI...N winds 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight.
Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft...subsiding to 5 to 6 ft in
the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ633-200715-
Currituck Sound-
703 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 kt...diminishing to 15 kt this late
evening and overnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers until
early morning.
.WED...W winds 15 kt...becoming NW 5 to 10 kt in the late morning
and afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight.
Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ635-200715-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
703 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft... subsiding to
1 to 2 ft after midnight. Showers likely this evening.
.WED...NW winds 10 kt...diminishing to 5 kt late. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 kt...becoming SE after midnight, then
becoming E late. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ636-200715-
York River-
703 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft... subsiding to
1 to 2 ft after midnight. A chance of showers this evening.
.WED...NW winds 10 kt...diminishing to 5 kt late. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ637-200715-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
703 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers
this evening.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming N after midnight.
Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ638-200715-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
703 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers
this evening.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft...subsiding to 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W after midnight.
Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...N winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 kt...becoming N after midnight. Waves 1
to 2 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$



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