Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1254 PM EDT WED MAY 27 2015

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

ANZ600-280015-
1254 PM EDT WED MAY 27 2015

.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 PERSIST OFF THE EASTERN SEABOARD THROUGH THE REST
OF THE WEEK. A SLOW MOVING COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE
NORTHWEST OVER THE UPCOMING WEEKEND.

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ANZ630-280015-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
1254 PM EDT WED MAY 27 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

$$

ANZ631-280015-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
1254 PM EDT WED MAY 27 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE
EVENING.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

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ANZ632-280015-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
1254 PM EDT WED MAY 27 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

$$

ANZ634-280015-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
1254 PM EDT WED MAY 27 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

$$

ANZ650-280015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM-
1254 PM EDT WED MAY 27 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE IN THE EVENING.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

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

$$

ANZ652-280015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM-
1254 PM EDT WED MAY 27 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

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

$$

ANZ654-280015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO
20 NM-
1254 PM EDT WED MAY 27 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

$$

ANZ656-280015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
1254 PM EDT WED MAY 27 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 5 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

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

$$

ANZ658-280015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
1254 PM EDT WED MAY 27 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 6 SECONDS.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

$$

ANZ633-280015-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
1254 PM EDT WED MAY 27 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE
EVENING.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

$$

ANZ635-280015-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
1254 PM EDT WED MAY 27 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

$$

ANZ636-280015-
YORK RIVER-
1254 PM EDT WED MAY 27 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

$$

ANZ637-280015-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
1254 PM EDT WED MAY 27 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LATE IN THE EVENING.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

$$

ANZ638-280015-
JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-
TUNNEL-
1254 PM EDT WED MAY 27 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

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