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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
711 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 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

ANZ600-180715-
711 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 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...

High pressure remains over the Mid Atlantic region through the
remainder of the week into the coming weekend, with light winds
and benign seas.

$$

ANZ630-180715-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
711 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming E late. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ631-180715-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
711 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...NE winds 5 kt early in the morning...becoming light and
variable, then becoming SW 5 kt in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ632-180715-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
711 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...NE winds 5 kt...becoming SE late. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...N winds 5 kt...becoming E in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ634-180715-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
711 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 kt...becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves 1 to
2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SUN...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

$$

ANZ650-180715-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
711 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to 2 to
3 ft this late evening and overnight...mainly NE swell with a
dominant period of 8 seconds.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NE early in the afternoon,
then becoming SE late. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly SE swell with a
dominant period of 10 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly SE swell with
a dominant period of 10 seconds.
.THU...SW winds 5 kt...increasing to 5 to 10 kt late. Seas 2 to
3 ft...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 kt...becoming E in the afternoon. Seas around
2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.SUN...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

$$

ANZ652-180715-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
711 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late. Seas 3
to 4 ft with a dominant period of 10 seconds.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly SE swell with
a dominant period of 10 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly SE swell with
a dominant period of 10 seconds.
.THU...SE winds 5 kt...becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
3 ft...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.SUN...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

$$

ANZ654-180715-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
711 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 10 seconds.
.WED...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly E swell with a
dominant period of 10 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 10 seconds.
.THU...NE winds 5 kt...becoming SE late. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly
SE swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.SUN...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

$$

ANZ656-180715-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
711 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 10 seconds.
.WED...NE 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.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly E swell
with a dominant period of 10 seconds.
.THU...NE winds 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly E swell with a
dominant period of 9 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.SUN...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

$$

ANZ658-180715-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
711 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period
of 10 seconds...subsiding to 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of
10 seconds after midnight.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 10 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to 2
to 3 ft late...mainly E swell with a dominant period of 10
seconds.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly E swell with
a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 5 kt. Seas around 3 ft...subsiding to 2 ft in the
afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.SUN...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

$$

ANZ633-180715-
Currituck Sound-
711 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.FRI...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...N winds 5 kt...becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ635-180715-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
711 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...N winds 5 kt...becoming E in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 kt until early morning...becoming light
and variable. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...Variable winds less than 5 kt...becoming S 5 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 kt...becoming S after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.SAT...N winds 5 kt...becoming E in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ636-180715-
York River-
711 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 5 kt until early morning...becoming light
and variable. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...Variable winds less than 5 kt...becoming S 5 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.SAT...N winds 5 kt...becoming E in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ637-180715-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
711 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 5 kt...becoming N late. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...N winds 5 kt in the morning...becoming light and variable,
then becoming S 5 kt late. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.SAT...N winds 5 kt...becoming E in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ638-180715-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
711 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...Variable winds less than 5 kt...becoming NE 5 kt in the
late morning and early afternoon, then becoming light and
variable late. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt...becoming S 5 kt late
in the evening, then becoming W after midnight. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.SAT...N winds 5 kt...becoming E in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

GINGRICH



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