Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
930 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

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

ANZ600-280915-
930 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.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 BE OVER THE MID ATLANTIC TONIGHT...THEN SLIDES
OFF THE COAST FOR EARLY NEXT WEEK. WEAK LOW PRESSURE WILL LINGER
JUST OFF THE SOUTHEAST OR MID ATLANTIC COAST MONDAY THROUGH
WEDNESDAY.

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ANZ630-280915-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
930 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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ANZ631-280915-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
930 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING
SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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ANZ632-280915-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
930 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT LATE. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT.

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ANZ634-280915-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK VA TO CAPE HENRY VA INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
930 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT.

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ANZ650-280915-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT 20 NM-
930 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 9 SECONDS.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
8 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...
MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.

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ANZ652-280915-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT 20 NM-
930 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 9 SECONDS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
8 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...
MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.

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ANZ654-280915-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT 20 NM-
930 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
8 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.

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ANZ656-280915-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO VIRGINIA-
NORTH CAROLINA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
930 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
8 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH
A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.

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

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ANZ658-280915-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT 20 NM-
930 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH
A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.

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

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ANZ633-280915-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
930 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
LATE IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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

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ANZ635-280915-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
930 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ636-280915-
YORK RIVER-
930 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT.

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ANZ637-280915-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
930 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ638-280915-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-TUNNEL-
930 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING
AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT.

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