Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
652 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 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

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652 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 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...

LOW PRESSURE WILL PASS OFFSHORE TODAY. A COLD FRONT THEN CROSSES
THE MID ATLANTIC COAST LATE TONIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS ACROSS
NEW ENGLAND THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF THE WEEK...AS THE COLD FRONT
STALLS NEAR THE SOUTHEAST COAST.

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ANZ630-211815-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
652 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE. WAVES
1 FOOT. ISOLATED SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 3
FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

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ANZ631-211815-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
652 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

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ANZ632-211815-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
652 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE. WAVES 2 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.

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ANZ634-211815-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
652 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE. WAVES 3 TO 4
FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN
THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 TO 5 FT.

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ANZ650-211815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM-
652 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...MAINLY
E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 9 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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ANZ652-211815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM-
652 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 9 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

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ANZ654-211815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO
20 NM-
652 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT LATE IN THE
MORNING...THEN...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...
BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

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ANZ656-211815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
652 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KT...BECOMING
NW 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9
SECONDS. RAIN EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE
IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 9 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

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ANZ658-211815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
652 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25
KT...THEN...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT EARLY IN THE
AFTERNOON...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. RAIN EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY LATE IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

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ANZ633-211815-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
652 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KT...
BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN
EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY LATE IN THE MORNING. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1
FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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ANZ635-211815-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
652 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ636-211815-
YORK RIVER-
652 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ637-211815-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
652 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ638-211815-
JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-
TUNNEL-
652 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE. WAVES
1 FOOT. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

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