Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
350 AM EDT SUN AUG 31 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

ANZ600-311515-
350 AM EDT SUN AUG 31 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...


HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN CENTERED OFFSHORE THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK.
A WEAK COLD FRONT CROSSES THE MID ATLANTIC DURING THE MIDDLE OF THE
WEEK...FOLLOWED BY A RETURN TO HIGH PRESSURE.

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ANZ630-311515-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
350 AM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.THROUGH 7 AM...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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

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ANZ631-311515-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
350 AM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.THROUGH 7 AM...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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

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ANZ632-311515-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
350 AM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.THROUGH 7 AM...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ634-311515-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
350 AM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.THROUGH 7 AM...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

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ANZ650-311515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM-
350 AM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.THROUGH 7 AM...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 8 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS UNTIL EARLY MORNING. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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

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ANZ652-311515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM-
350 AM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.THROUGH 7 AM...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 11 SECONDS.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
11 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 8 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE IN THE EVENING.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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

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ANZ654-311515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO
20 NM-
350 AM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.THROUGH 7 AM...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 10 SECONDS.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 8 SECONDS.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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ANZ656-311515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
350 AM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.THROUGH 7 AM...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 9 SECONDS.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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ANZ658-311515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
350 AM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.THROUGH 7 AM...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 9 SECONDS.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN
THE EVENING.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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

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ANZ633-311515-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
350 AM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.THROUGH 7 AM...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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

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ANZ635-311515-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
350 AM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.THROUGH 7 AM...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM
EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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

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ANZ636-311515-
YORK RIVER-
350 AM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.THROUGH 7 AM...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TODAY...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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

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ANZ637-311515-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
350 AM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.THROUGH 7 AM...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ638-311515-
JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-
TUNNEL-
350 AM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.THROUGH 7 AM...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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