Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
948 AM EDT THU SEP 18 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

ANZ600-182115-
948 AM EDT THU SEP 18 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 CROSSES THE AREA THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.  HIGH
PRESSURE BUILDS SOUTH AND ACROSS THE MID ATLANTIC REGION  THROUGH
THE UPCOMING WEEKEND.

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ANZ630-182115-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
948 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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ANZ631-182115-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
948 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

.REST OF TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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ANZ632-182115-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
948 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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ANZ634-182115-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
948 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
2 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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ANZ650-182115-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM-
948 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT... MAINLY E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM-
948 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT... MAINLY E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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ANZ654-182115-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO
20 NM-
948 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT... MAINLY E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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ANZ656-182115-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
948 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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ANZ658-182115-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
948 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.


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ANZ633-182115-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
948 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ635-182115-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
948 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

.REST OF TODAY...E WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ636-182115-
YORK RIVER-
948 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

.REST OF TODAY...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ637-182115-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
948 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

.REST OF TODAY...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ638-182115-
JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-
TUNNEL-
948 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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