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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
553 PM EST Thu Jan 18 2018

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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553 PM EST Thu Jan 18 2018

.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 builds over the waters into the weekend.

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ANZ630-190615-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
553 PM EST Thu Jan 18 2018

.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...N winds 5 kt early in the morning...becoming light and
variable, then becoming S 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers in the evening, then showers likely after midnight.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers
in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ631-190615-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
553 PM EST Thu Jan 18 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...NW winds 5 kt early in the morning...becoming light and
variable, then becoming S 5 kt in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers in the evening, then showers likely after midnight.
.TUE...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers in
the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ632-190615-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
553 PM EST Thu Jan 18 2018

.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 5 kt...becoming S in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers in the evening, then showers likely after midnight.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers
in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ634-190615-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
553 PM EST Thu Jan 18 2018

.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 5 kt...becoming S in the afternoon. Waves 1 to
2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers in the evening, then showers likely after midnight.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

$$

ANZ650-190615-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
553 PM EST Thu Jan 18 2018

.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 10 seconds...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 10 seconds late.
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... mainly E swell with
a dominant period of 10 seconds.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 9 seconds.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NW 5 to 10 kt late.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas
1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft... building to
4 to 5 ft after midnight. A chance of showers in the evening,
then showers likely after midnight.
.TUE...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft...subsiding to 3 to 4 ft in
the afternoon. A chance of showers in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ652-190615-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
553 PM EST Thu Jan 18 2018

.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 10 seconds...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 10 seconds late.
.FRI...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly E swell with a
dominant period of 10 seconds.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 9 seconds.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NW 5 to 10 kt late.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 5 kt...becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas 1 to
2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft... building to
4 to 5 ft after midnight. A chance of showers in the evening,
then showers likely after midnight.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft... subsiding to 3 to
4 ft in the afternoon. A chance of showers in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft... subsiding to
2 to 3 ft after midnight.

$$

ANZ654-190615-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
553 PM EST Thu Jan 18 2018

.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 10 seconds...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 10 seconds after midnight.
.FRI...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly E swell with a
dominant period of 10 seconds.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 10 seconds.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt
late. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 5 kt...becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 1 to
2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt
after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers in the
evening, then showers likely after midnight.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers
in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ656-190615-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
553 PM EST Thu Jan 18 2018

.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 10 seconds...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 10 seconds after midnight.
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... mainly E swell with
a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 8 seconds.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W early in the afternoon,
then becoming S late. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers in the evening, then showers likely after midnight.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers
in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

$$

ANZ658-190615-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
553 PM EST Thu Jan 18 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt late.
Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 8 seconds...subsiding to
3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 8 seconds this late evening
and overnight.
.FRI...W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly NE swell with a
dominant period of 9 seconds.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 8 seconds.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...diminishing to 5 kt early in the
afternoon, then becoming S late. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft... subsiding to 2 to
3 ft in the afternoon. A chance of showers in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ633-190615-
Currituck Sound-
553 PM EST Thu Jan 18 2018

.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...diminishing to 5 kt early in the
afternoon, then becoming SE late. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...S winds 5 kt...increasing to 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers in
the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ635-190615-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
553 PM EST Thu Jan 18 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...Variable winds less than 5 kt...becoming S 5 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers in the evening, then showers likely after midnight.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers in
the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ636-190615-
York River-
553 PM EST Thu Jan 18 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...NW winds 5 kt early in the morning...becoming light and
variable, then becoming S 5 kt in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers in the evening, then showers likely after midnight.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers in
the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ637-190615-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
553 PM EST Thu Jan 18 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...NW winds 5 kt early in the morning...becoming light and
variable, then becoming S 5 kt in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers in the evening, then showers likely after midnight.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers
in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ638-190615-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
553 PM EST Thu Jan 18 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...NW winds 5 kt early in the morning...becoming light and
variable, then becoming S 5 kt in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers in
the evening, then showers likely after midnight.
.TUE...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers in
the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$


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