Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
100 AM EST FRI DEC 9 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

ANZ600-091315-
100 AM EST FRI DEC 9 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...

CANADIAN HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE AREA THROUGH SATURDAY. THE
HIGH SLIDES OFFSHORE SUNDAY...FOLLOWED BY ANOTHER COLD FRONT MONDAY
NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE RETURNS TUESDAY.

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ANZ630-091315-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
100 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT... SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN
BECOMING E LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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ANZ631-091315-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
100 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN
BECOMING E LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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ANZ632-091315-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
100 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN
BECOMING SE LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ634-091315-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK VA TO CAPE HENRY VA INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
100 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT...
THEN BECOMING E LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

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ANZ650-091315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT 20 NM-
100 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
8 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
4 FT LATE.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING
TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

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ANZ652-091315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT 20 NM-
100 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT EARLY IN THE MORNING.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
4 FT LATE.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S LATE IN THE MORNING... THEN INCREASING
TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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ANZ654-091315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT 20 NM-
100 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
4 FT LATE.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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ANZ656-091315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO VIRGINIA-
NORTH CAROLINA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
100 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
4 FT LATE.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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ANZ658-091315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT 20 NM-
100 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
4 FT LATE.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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ANZ633-091315-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
100 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ635-091315-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
100 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN
THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ636-091315-
YORK RIVER-
100 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ637-091315-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
100 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST EARLY THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ638-091315-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-TUNNEL-
100 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE IN THE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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