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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
356 AM EDT Thu Jun 29 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

ANZ600-291515-
356 AM EDT Thu Jun 29 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...

High pressure slowly slides off the coast through today...and will
then remain anchored offshore through early next week. A slow-moving
cold front will weaken north of the local area over the weekend.

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ANZ630-291515-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
356 AM EDT Thu Jun 29 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.THROUGH 7 AM...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TODAY...S winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt late.
Waves 1 to 2 ft...building to 2 to 3 ft in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft... building to
3 to 4 ft in the late evening and early morning, then subsiding
to 2 to 3 ft late.
.FRI...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming SW 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft...subsiding to 1 to 2 ft after
midnight.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming SW 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of tstms in the evening. A
chance of showers.
.SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ631-291515-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
356 AM EDT Thu Jun 29 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.THROUGH 7 AM...S winds 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TODAY...S winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt late.
Waves 1 to 2 ft...building to 2 to 3 ft in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt late.
Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.
.SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the evening.
.MON...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ632-291515-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
356 AM EDT Thu Jun 29 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.THROUGH 7 AM...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TODAY...S winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming SE 15 to 20 kt late.
Waves 1 to 2 ft...building to 2 to 3 ft in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt late.
Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming SW 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms in the
evening.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SW after midnight.
Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms in the evening.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot.

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ634-291515-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
356 AM EDT Thu Jun 29 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.THROUGH 7 AM...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.TODAY...S winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming SE 15 to 20 kt late.
Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming SW 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms in the
evening.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SE in the afternoon. Waves
around 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SW after midnight.
Waves around 2 ft...subsiding to 1 foot after midnight. A chance
of showers and tstms in the evening.
.MON...NW winds 5 kt...becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves 1 to
2 ft.

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ650-291515-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
356 AM EDT Thu Jun 29 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...SW winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft... mainly SE
swell with a dominant period of 5 seconds.
.TODAY...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 9 seconds...building to 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 9 seconds late.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 5 seconds.
.FRI...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt
late. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of
tstms in the evening. A chance of showers.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft... subsiding to 2 ft
in the afternoon. A chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.MON...NW winds 5 kt...becoming E in the afternoon. Seas around
2 ft.

Winds and seas higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ652-291515-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
356 AM EDT Thu Jun 29 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...SW winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft... mainly SE
swell with a dominant period of 5 seconds.
.TODAY...S winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt late.
Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds...building to
3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds late.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 5 seconds.
.FRI...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft... subsiding to 2 to
3 ft in the late morning and early afternoon, then building to
3 to 4 ft late.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt
late. Seas 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft late.
.SAT...S winds 10 kt...increasing to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of
tstms in the evening. A chance of showers.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft... subsiding to 2 ft
in the afternoon. A chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.
.MON...NW winds 5 kt...becoming E in the afternoon. Seas around
2 ft.

Winds and seas higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ654-291515-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
356 AM EDT Thu Jun 29 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...S winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft...mainly SE swell
.
.TODAY...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 7 seconds.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 5 seconds.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt late. Seas
2 to 3 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft late.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt
after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft late.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of
tstms in the evening. A chance of showers.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.
.MON...NW winds 5 kt...becoming E in the afternoon. Seas around
2 ft.

Winds and seas higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ656-291515-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
356 AM EDT Thu Jun 29 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...S winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft...mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 5 seconds.
.TODAY...S winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.TONIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 4 seconds.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in
the late evening and overnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SW after midnight.
Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms in the evening.
.MON...NW winds 5 kt...becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas around
2 ft.

Winds and seas higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ658-291515-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
356 AM EDT Thu Jun 29 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft... mainly E
swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.TODAY...S winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 7 seconds.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 ft...building to 2 to 3 ft in the
afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Seas
2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming E in the afternoon. Seas
around 2 ft.

Winds and seas higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ633-291515-
Currituck Sound-
356 AM EDT Thu Jun 29 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TODAY...S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SE 10 to 15 kt late. Waves
1 foot.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming SW 5 to 10 kt late.
Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Waves
1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming SW 5 to 10 kt late.
Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.
.MON...W winds 5 kt...becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.


Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ635-291515-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
356 AM EDT Thu Jun 29 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TODAY...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.
.SUN...W winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms
in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the evening.
.MON...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ636-291515-
York River-
356 AM EDT Thu Jun 29 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TODAY...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Waves
1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.
.SUN...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms
in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming SW after midnight. Waves
1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms in the evening.
.MON...NW winds 5 kt...becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot.

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ637-291515-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
356 AM EDT Thu Jun 29 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TODAY...S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI...S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.
.SUN...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms
in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming SW after midnight. Waves
1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms in the evening.
.MON...NW winds 5 kt...becoming E in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.


Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ638-291515-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
356 AM EDT Thu Jun 29 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TODAY...S winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt late.
Waves 1 foot.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI...S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Waves
1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.
.SUN...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms
in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming SW after midnight. Waves
1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms in the evening.
.MON...NW winds 5 kt...becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot.

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$



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