Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
959 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 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

ANZ600-282115-
959 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 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 builds over the area today through Thursday morning,
before sliding offshore late in the week. A slow moving cold  front
will approach from the northwest over the weekend.

$$

ANZ630-282115-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
959 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.REST OF TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming S late. Waves 1 to
2 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
late evening and overnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft... building to 2 to
3 ft after midnight, then subsiding to 1 to 2 ft late.
.THU...S winds 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft...building to 2 to 3 ft in
the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...S winds 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft...subsiding to
1 to 2 ft after midnight.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming SW 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of tstms in the evening. A
chance of showers.
.SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.

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

$$

ANZ631-282115-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
959 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.REST OF TODAY...NE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming E late. Waves
1 to 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the
late evening and overnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot...building to 2 ft in
the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft...subsiding
to 1 foot after midnight. A chance of tstms in the evening. A
chance of showers.
.SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.

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

$$

ANZ632-282115-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
959 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.REST OF TODAY...NE winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming E 5 to 10 kt
this afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft...subsiding to 1 to 2 ft this
afternoon.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming S in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SW after midnight.
Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms in the evening.

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

$$

ANZ634-282115-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
959 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.REST OF TODAY...NE winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming E 5 to 10 kt
this afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft...subsiding to 1 to 2 ft this
afternoon.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.THU...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SE in the afternoon. Waves
around 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the evening.

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

$$

ANZ650-282115-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
959 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.REST OF TODAY...NE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SE late. Seas
2 to 3 ft...mainly E swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft...mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming S 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 5 seconds...
building to 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 4 seconds late.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt
late. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of
tstms in the evening. A chance of showers.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft... subsiding to 2 ft
in the afternoon. A chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.

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

$$

ANZ652-282115-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
959 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.REST OF TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NE 5 to 10 kt
early this afternoon, then becoming SE late. Seas 2 to 3 ft with
a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft with a dominant
period of 9 seconds.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming S 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 5 seconds...
building to 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 5 seconds late.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of
tstms in the evening. A chance of showers.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft... subsiding to 2 ft
in the afternoon. A chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.

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

$$

ANZ654-282115-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
959 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.REST OF TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NE 5 to 10 kt
early this afternoon, then becoming SE late. Seas 2 to 3 ft with
a dominant period of 6 seconds.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas around 2 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.THU...S winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt late. Seas
2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 5 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...building to 3 to
4 ft late.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...S 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 around 3 ft. A chance of
showers after midnight.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.

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

$$

ANZ656-282115-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
959 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.REST OF TODAY...NE winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming E 5 to 10 kt
late. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 4 seconds.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft...mainly NE swell
with a dominant period of 6 seconds.
.THU...S winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt late. Seas
2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming SW 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.

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

$$

ANZ658-282115-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
959 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.REST OF TODAY...NE winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt
late. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 4 seconds.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft...mainly NE swell
with a dominant period of 7 seconds.
.THU...S winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.

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

$$

ANZ633-282115-
Currituck Sound-
959 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.REST OF TODAY...NE winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming E 5 to 10 kt
late. Waves 1 foot.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...S winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Waves
1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Waves
1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the evening.

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

$$

ANZ635-282115-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
959 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.REST OF TODAY...NE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SE late. Waves
1 to 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI...S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of tstms
in the evening. A chance of showers.
.SUN...W winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms
in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the evening.

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

$$

ANZ636-282115-
York River-
959 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.REST OF TODAY...NE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SE late. Waves
1 to 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.
.SUN...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms
in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the evening.

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

$$

ANZ637-282115-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
959 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.REST OF TODAY...NE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SE late. Waves
1 to 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.
.SUN...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms
in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the evening.

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

$$

ANZ638-282115-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
959 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.REST OF TODAY...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.
.SUN...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms
in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the evening.

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

$$

LSA



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