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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
700 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 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

ANZ600-240615-
700 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 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...

Bermuda high pressure will remain located off the Southeast coast
through Saturday. The remnants of Cindy will pass across the  region
Saturday as a cold front approaches from the west. This  front
pushes across the coast by Saturday night. Another cold  front
pushes across the area Monday night with high pressure  returning
through the middle of next week.

$$

ANZ630-240615-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
700 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

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

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Waves 2 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft in the late
morning and afternoon. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms in
the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft... subsiding to 1 foot
in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Waves
1 to 2 ft.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NE late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W after midnight.
Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

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

$$

ANZ631-240615-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
700 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

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

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft... building to
3 to 4 ft late.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft in the late
morning and afternoon. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms in
the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming E late. Waves 1 to 2 ft...
subsiding to 1 foot in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt...becoming SW late in the evening,
then becoming NW after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming E late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W after midnight.
Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

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

$$

ANZ632-240615-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
700 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft... building to
3 to 4 ft late.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft in the late
morning and afternoon. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms in
the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the evening, then a chance of showers after
midnight.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming E late. Waves 1 to 2 ft...
subsiding to 1 foot in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight.
Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON...N winds 5 to 10 kt...diminishing to 5 kt early in the
afternoon, then becoming S late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W after midnight.
Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
1 to 2 ft.

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

$$

ANZ634-240615-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
700 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft... building to 3
to 4 ft late.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft in the
afternoon. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms in the
afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of tstms in
the evening. A chance of showers until early morning.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming E late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight.
Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NE early in the afternoon,
then becoming E late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W after midnight.
Waves around 2 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Waves
around 2 ft.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
around 2 ft.

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

$$

ANZ650-240615-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
700 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

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

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt...increasing to 20 to 25 kt with
gusts to around 30 kt late. Seas 4 to 5 ft...building to 5 to 6
ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt...
diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft with a dominant period
of 7 seconds...subsiding to 4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers. A
chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft... subsiding to
2 to 3 ft after midnight...mainly S swell with a dominant period
of 8 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 10 kt...becoming W in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
3 ft...mainly S swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... mainly S
swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds in the evening.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SW late. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

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

$$

ANZ652-240615-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
700 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

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

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt...increasing to 20 to 25 kt with
gusts to around 30 kt late. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period
of 5 seconds...building to 5 to 6 ft after midnight.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt...
diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft with a dominant period
of 6 seconds...subsiding to 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers. A
chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to
2 to 3 ft after midnight...mainly S swell with a dominant period
of 8 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... mainly S swell with
a dominant period of 7 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight.
Seas 1 to 2 ft...mainly S swell with a dominant period of
7 seconds in the evening.
.MON...NW winds 5 kt...becoming W in the afternoon. Seas 1 to
2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W after midnight.
Seas around 2 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

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

$$

ANZ654-240615-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
700 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to around 30 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds... building to 4 to
5 ft overnight.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt...
diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period
of 7 seconds...subsiding to 3 to 4 ft in the afternoon. A chance
of showers. A chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly SE swell with
a dominant period of 8 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms in
the evening, then a chance of showers after midnight.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly SE swell with
a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight.
Seas 1 to 2 ft...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of
8 seconds in the evening.
.MON...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW early in the afternoon,
then becoming SE late. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

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

$$

ANZ656-240615-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
700 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to around 30 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds... building to 4 to
5 ft after midnight.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt...
diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period
of 7 seconds...subsiding to 3 to 4 ft in the afternoon. A chance
of showers. A chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly SE swell with
a dominant period of 8 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms in
the evening, then a chance of showers after midnight.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming E late. Seas 2 to 3 ft...
mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W after midnight. Seas
1 to 2 ft...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds
in the evening.
.MON...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming E late. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SW after midnight.
Seas around 2 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas
around 2 ft.

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

$$

ANZ658-240615-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
700 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming SW 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 8 seconds...
building to 4 to 5 ft overnight.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to around 30 kt...
diminishing to 10 to 15 kt late. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant
period of 7 seconds...subsiding to 3 to 4 ft in the late morning
and afternoon. A chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
tstms in the evening. Showers likely until early morning. A
chance of showers late.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming E late. Seas 2 to 3 ft...
mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds. A chance of
showers early in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W after midnight. Seas
1 to 2 ft...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds
in the evening.
.MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt...becoming SW after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas
around 2 ft.

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

$$

ANZ633-240615-
Currituck Sound-
700 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt late.
Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the late
morning and afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of tstms
in the evening. Showers likely until early morning. A chance of
showers late.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming E late. Waves 1 foot. A
chance of showers early in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming SW after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot.

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

$$

ANZ635-240615-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
700 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming W 10 kt in the afternoon.
Waves 2 to 3 ft...subsiding to 1 to 2 ft in the late morning and
afternoon. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms in the
afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...NW winds 10 kt...diminishing to 5 kt early in the
afternoon, then becoming W late. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.MON...NW winds 5 kt...becoming SW late. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.TUE...NW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

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

$$

ANZ636-240615-
York River-
700 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt late.
Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers. A chance of
tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W late. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight.
Waves 1 foot.
.MON...NW winds 5 kt...becoming SW late. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...NW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

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

$$

ANZ637-240615-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
700 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt late.
Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of showers. A chance of
tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms early in the evening, then a chance of showers
in the late evening and early morning.
.SUN...N winds 10 kt...becoming W in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON...NW winds 5 kt...becoming SW late. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 kt. Waves around 2 ft... subsiding to 1 foot in
the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

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

$$

ANZ638-240615-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
700 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 20 kt late. Waves
1 to 2 ft...building to 2 to 3 ft after midnight.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers. A chance of
tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of tstms in
the evening. A chance of showers until early morning.
.SUN...N winds 10 kt...diminishing to 5 kt early in the
afternoon, then becoming W late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight.
Waves 1 foot.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SW late. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

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

$$



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