Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1233 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

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

ANZ600-211230-
1233 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.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...

A WEAK COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE WEST AND MOVES ACROSS THE
MID ATLANTIC STATES TUESDAY. LOW PRESSURE BECOMES CENTERED OFF THE
NORTHEAST AND MID ATLANTIC COAST FOR MUCH OF THE MID TO LATE WEEK
PERIOD.

$$

ANZ630-211230-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
1233 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ631-211230-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
1233 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT... BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 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...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ632-211230-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
1233 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ634-211230-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
1233 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. WAVES
3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

$$

ANZ650-211230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM-
1233 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ652-211230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM-
1233 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ654-211230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO
20 NM-
1233 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

ANZ656-211230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
1233 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3
TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ658-211230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
1233 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...MAINLY E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

ANZ633-211230-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
1233 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ635-211230-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
1233 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ636-211230-
YORK RIVER-
1233 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ637-211230-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
1233 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ638-211230-
JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-
TUNNEL-
1233 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

GINGRICH




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