Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
400 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

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

ANZ600-230315-
400 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.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 BUILDS ACROSS THE REGION FROM THE NORTHWEST THROUGH
SATURDAY...BEFORE SLIDING OFF THE COAST ON SUNDAY.

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ANZ630-230315-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
400 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EDT SATURDAY THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...

.THROUGH 7 PM...W WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ631-230315-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
400 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EDT SATURDAY THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...

.THROUGH 7 PM...W WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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ANZ632-230315-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
400 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EDT SATURDAY THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...

.THROUGH 7 PM...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT LATE.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

$$

ANZ634-230315-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
400 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EDT SATURDAY THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...

.THROUGH 7 PM...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT LATE.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

$$

ANZ650-230315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM-
400 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.THROUGH 7 PM...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 10 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

ANZ652-230315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM-
400 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.THROUGH 7 PM...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS...BUILDING TO
3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

ANZ654-230315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO
20 NM-
400 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.THROUGH 7 PM...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...MAINLY NE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS...BUILDING TO
3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

ANZ656-230315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
400 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.THROUGH 7 PM...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT... MAINLY NE
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT LATE. DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT..SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 8 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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ANZ658-230315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
400 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.THROUGH 7 PM...NE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 4 FT...MAINLY NE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH
A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

ANZ633-230315-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
400 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.THROUGH 7 PM...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ635-230315-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
400 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.THROUGH 7 PM...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ636-230315-
YORK RIVER-
400 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.THROUGH 7 PM...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ637-230315-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
400 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.THROUGH 7 PM...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ638-230315-
JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-
TUNNEL-
400 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.THROUGH 7 PM...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT...BUILDING TO 1 TO 2 FT LATE.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

BROWN



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