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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
954 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 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

ANZ600-230915-
954 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 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...

Bermuda high pressure will be located over the Carolinas through
Saturday. The remnants of Cindy will pass across the region
Saturday as a cold front approaches from the northwest. This front
pushes across the coast Saturday night. Another cold front pushes
across the region Monday night with high pressure returning  through
the middle of next week.

$$

ANZ630-230915-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
954 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Isolated
showers late.
.FRI...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers
in the morning, then scattered showers and tstms in the
afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft...building to
3 to 4 ft late. Scattered showers and tstms until early morning,
then showers LIKELY WITH a chance of tstms late. Vsby 1 to 3 NM
late.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt...becoming W 15 to 20 kt late. Waves
3 to 4 ft. Showers LIKELY WITH a chance of tstms until late
afternoon, then a chance of showers and tstms late. Vsby 1 to
3 NM until late afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms early in the evening.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.MON...NW winds 5 kt...becoming SW in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W after midnight.
Waves 1 foot. A chance of tstms in the evening. A chance of
showers.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.

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

$$

ANZ631-230915-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
954 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Isolated
showers after midnight.
.FRI...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers
in the morning, then scattered showers and tstms in the
afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft...building to
3 to 4 ft late. A chance of showers and tstms after midnight.
Vsby 1 to 3 NM late.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to around 30 kt. Waves
3 to 4 ft. Showers LIKELY WITH a chance of tstms until late
afternoon, then a chance of showers and tstms late. Vsby 1 to
3 NM until late afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms early in the evening.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming E late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W after midnight.
Waves 1 foot.
.MON...N winds 5 kt...becoming SE in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W after midnight.
Waves 1 foot. A chance of tstms in the evening. A chance of
showers.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.

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

$$

ANZ632-230915-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
954 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH
LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Isolated
showers after midnight.
.FRI...SW winds 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers in
the morning.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft...building to
3 to 4 ft late. A chance of showers and tstms late.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt...diminishing to 15 to 20 kt late.
Waves 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms. Vsby 1 to 3 NM
until late afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NW 5 to 10 kt in the
late evening and overnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms early in the evening.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming E late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W after midnight.
Waves 1 foot.
.MON...N winds 5 kt...becoming SE in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W after midnight.
Waves 1 foot. A chance of tstms in the evening. A chance of
showers.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.

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

$$

ANZ634-230915-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
954 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH
LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers in
the morning.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft...building to
3 to 4 ft late.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt in the afternoon.
Waves 3 to 4 ft. A chance of tstms. A chance of showers.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NW 5 to 10 kt in the
late evening and overnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms early in the evening.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming E late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W after midnight.
Waves around 2 ft.
.MON...N winds 5 kt...becoming SE in the afternoon. Waves around
2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W after midnight.
Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of tstms in the evening. A chance of
showers.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.

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

$$

ANZ650-230915-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
954 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 9 seconds.
.FRI...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 8 seconds. A chance of showers until late afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt after midnight.
Seas 3 to 4 ft...building to 4 to 5 ft after midnight.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt...
diminishing to 15 to 20 kt with gusts to around 30 kt late. Seas
5 to 6 ft...subsiding to 4 to 5 ft late. A chance of showers and
tstms. Vsby 1 to 3 NM until late afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NW 5 to 10 kt in the
late evening and overnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft...subsiding to 3 to
4 ft in the late evening and overnight. A chance of showers and
tstms early in the evening.
.SUN...N winds 10 kt...becoming SE late. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft.
.MON...NW winds 5 kt...becoming S in the afternoon. Seas around
2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of
tstms in the evening. A chance of showers.
.TUE...NW winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.

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

$$

ANZ652-230915-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
954 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 9 seconds.
.FRI...SW winds 15 to 20 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 in the late morning and afternoon. A chance
of showers until late afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft...building to 4 to 5 ft after midnight.
A chance of showers and tstms late.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt...
diminishing to 15 to 20 kt with gusts to around 30 kt late. Seas
4 to 5 ft. A chance of tstms. A chance of showers.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NW 5 to 10 kt in the
late evening and overnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft...subsiding to 3 to
4 ft in the late evening and overnight. A chance of showers and
tstms early in the evening.
.SUN...N winds 10 kt...becoming E early in the afternoon, then
becoming S late. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft.
.MON...NW winds 5 kt...becoming S in the afternoon. Seas around
2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of
tstms in the evening. A chance of showers.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.

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

$$

ANZ654-230915-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
954 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 9 seconds.
.FRI...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 9 seconds. A chance of showers in the morning.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft in the late
evening and overnight.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of tstms. A chance of showers.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NW 5 to 10 kt in the
late evening and overnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms early in the evening.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SE late. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming SW after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft.
.MON...N winds 5 kt...becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas around
2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SW after midnight.
Seas around 2 ft. A chance of tstms in the evening. A chance of
showers.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.

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

$$

ANZ656-230915-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
954 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft with a dominant
period of 9 seconds.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 9 seconds.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...building to
3 to 4 ft in the late evening and overnight.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of tstms. A
chance of showers.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to
2 to 3 ft after midnight. A chance of showers and tstms until
early morning.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming E late. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft.
.MON...N winds 5 kt...becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas around
2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SW after midnight.
Seas around 2 ft. A chance of tstms in the evening. A chance of
showers.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers.
A chance of tstms in the afternoon.

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

$$

ANZ658-230915-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
954 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 9 seconds. Isolated showers after midnight.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 9 seconds.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...building to
3 to 4 ft in the late evening and overnight.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of tstms. A
chance of showers.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft... subsiding to
2 to 3 ft after midnight. A chance of showers and tstms until
early morning.
.SUN...N winds 10 kt...becoming NE early in the afternoon, then
becoming SE late. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming SW after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft.
.MON...N winds 5 kt...becoming E in the afternoon. Seas around
2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming SW after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft. A chance of tstms in the evening. A chance of
showers.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers.
A chance of tstms in the afternoon.

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

$$

ANZ633-230915-
Currituck Sound-
954 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. Isolated showers
this late evening and early morning.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of tstms.
A chance of showers.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming W 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms until early
morning.
.SUN...N winds 10 kt...becoming NE early in the afternoon, then
becoming SE late. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.MON...N winds 5 kt...becoming E in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Waves
1 foot. A chance of tstms in the evening. A chance of showers.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers. A
chance of tstms in the afternoon.

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

$$

ANZ635-230915-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
954 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Isolated showers
after midnight. Scattered showers late.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers
in the morning, then scattered showers and tstms in the
afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Scattered
showers and tstms until early morning, then showers LIKELY WITH a
chance of tstms late. Vsby 1 to 3 NM late.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming W 10 to 15 kt late. Waves
1 to 2 ft. Showers LIKELY WITH a chance of tstms until late
afternoon, then a chance of showers and tstms late. Vsby 1 to
3 NM until late afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms early in the evening.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming E late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.MON...NW winds 5 kt...becoming SW in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Waves
1 foot. A chance of tstms in the evening. A chance of showers.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

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

$$

ANZ636-230915-
York River-
954 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Isolated showers
after midnight.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers
in the morning, then scattered showers and tstms in the
afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt
after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms
after midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 NM late.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming W 10 to 15 kt late. Waves
1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms. Vsby 1 to 3 NM until
late afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms early in the evening.
.SUN...N winds 10 kt...becoming NW early in the afternoon, then
becoming S late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.MON...NW winds 5 kt...becoming S in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Waves
1 foot. A chance of tstms in the evening. A chance of showers.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of tstms in the
afternoon.

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

$$

ANZ637-230915-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
954 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Isolated showers after
midnight.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers in
the morning, then scattered showers and tstms in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms late.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms. Vsby 1 to 3 NM until late afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms early in the evening.
.SUN...N winds 10 kt...becoming NW early in the afternoon, then
becoming SW late. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.MON...NW winds 5 kt...becoming S in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Waves
1 foot. A chance of tstms in the evening. A chance of showers.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

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

$$

ANZ638-230915-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
954 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Isolated
showers after midnight.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers
in the morning.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms late.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of tstms.
A chance of showers.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NW 5 to 10 kt in the
late evening and overnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms early in the evening.
.SUN...N winds 10 kt...diminishing to 5 kt early in the
afternoon, then becoming SW late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.MON...N winds 5 kt...becoming SE in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Waves
1 foot. A chance of tstms in the evening. A chance of showers.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.

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

$$

Alexander



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