Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
1055 PM EDT Sat Oct 21 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

ANZ600-221015-
1055 PM EDT Sat Oct 21 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 will gradually slide off the coast tonight into
Sunday. A cold front will approach from the west on Monday, and
push through the waters Tuesday and Tuesday night. High pressure
will slowly build into the area from the southwest Wednesday and
Thursday.

$$

ANZ630-221015-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
1055 PM EDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.OVERNIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SE 10 to 15 kt late. Waves
1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft...building to 3
to 4 ft late. A chance of showers late in the evening. Showers
after midnight.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft. Showers.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 kt...becoming W after midnight. Waves
2 to 3 ft...subsiding to 1 to 2 ft after midnight. A chance of
showers in the evening.
.WED...NW winds 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft...subsiding to 1 foot in
the afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 ft.

$$

ANZ631-221015-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
1055 PM EDT Sat Oct 21 2017

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

$$

ANZ632-221015-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
1055 PM EDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.OVERNIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt late.
Waves 1 to 2 ft...building to 2 to 3 ft late.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft...building to 3
to 4 ft late. A chance of showers early in the evening, then
showers in the late evening and overnight.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft. Showers, mainly in
the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming W after midnight.
Waves 2 to 3 ft...subsiding to 1 to 2 ft after midnight. A chance
of showers in the evening.
.WED...NW winds 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

$$

ANZ634-221015-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
1055 PM EDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.OVERNIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt late.
Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft...building to 3
to 4 ft late. A chance of showers in the evening, then showers
after midnight.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3
ft in the afternoon. Showers.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 3 ft...subsiding
to 2 ft after midnight. A chance of showers in the evening.
.WED...NW winds 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ650-221015-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
1055 PM EDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.OVERNIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft...mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.SUN...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft...mainly E swell
with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft...mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Seas
2 to 3 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft late.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft...building to 5
to 6 ft. A chance of showers in the late evening and early
morning. Showers likely late.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt. Seas 6 to
8 ft...subsiding to 5 to 6 ft in the afternoon. Showers.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming SW 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 5 to 7 ft. A chance of showers.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. A chance of showers
in the morning.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft...subsiding to
4 to 5 ft after midnight.
.THU...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ652-221015-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
1055 PM EDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.OVERNIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft...mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.SUN...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft...mainly E swell
with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft...mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SE 10 to 15 kt late. Seas
2 to 3 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft late.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft...building to 5
to 6 ft. A chance of showers late in the evening. Showers likely
after midnight.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt. Seas 6 to
8 ft...subsiding to 5 to 6 ft in the afternoon. Showers.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming W 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 5 to 7 ft...subsiding to 5 to 6 ft after midnight.
A chance of showers.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. A chance of showers
in the morning.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.THU...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ654-221015-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
1055 PM EDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.OVERNIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft...mainly E swell
with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.SUN...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft...mainly E swell with
a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft...mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Seas
2 to 3 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft late.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to around 30 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft...building to 5 to 6 ft. A chance of showers late in
the evening. Showers likely after midnight.
.TUE...S winds 20 kt with gusts to around 30 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft...
subsiding to 4 to 5 ft in the afternoon. Showers.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming W 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 5 to 6 ft...subsiding to 4 to 5 ft after midnight.
A chance of showers in the evening.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ656-221015-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
1055 PM EDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.OVERNIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft...mainly E swell
with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.SUN...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft...mainly E swell with
a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft...mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 15 kt late. Seas 2 to
3 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft late.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft...building to 4
to 5 ft in the late evening and overnight. A chance of showers in
the late evening and early morning. Showers likely late.
.TUE...S winds 20 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft...subsiding to 4 to 5 ft in
the afternoon. Showers likely.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming W 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers in the evening.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft...subsiding to 3 to 4
ft in the afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ658-221015-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
1055 PM EDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.OVERNIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft...mainly E swell with
a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.SUN...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft...mainly E swell with
a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft...mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Seas
2 to 3 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft late.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft...building to 4
to 5 ft after midnight. A chance of showers late in the evening.
Showers likely after midnight.
.TUE...S winds 20 kt with gusts to around 30 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft...
subsiding to 4 to 5 ft in the afternoon. Showers likely.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming W 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 5 to 6 ft...subsiding to 4 to 5 ft after midnight.
A chance of showers.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers
in the morning.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ633-221015-
Currituck Sound-
1055 PM EDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.OVERNIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt late.
Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
showers late in the evening. Showers after midnight.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Showers.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming W after midnight.
Waves around 2 ft...subsiding to 1 foot after midnight. A chance
of showers in the evening.
.WED...W winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ635-221015-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
1055 PM EDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.OVERNIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. Patchy fog after
midnight WITH Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.SUN...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. Patchy fog early in the
morning WITH Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SE 10 to 15 kt late. Waves
1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt
late. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers early in the evening,
then showers in the late evening and overnight.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Showers, mainly in
the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming W 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers in the evening.
.WED...W winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...NW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ636-221015-
York River-
1055 PM EDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.OVERNIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. Patchy fog after
midnight WITH Vsby 1 NM or less.
.SUN...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Patchy fog in the
morning. Vsby 1 NM or less...increasing to 1 to 3 NM late in the
morning.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt late.
Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt
late. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers early in the evening,
then showers in the late evening and overnight.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Showers, mainly in
the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming W 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers in the evening.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...NW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ637-221015-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
1055 PM EDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.OVERNIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. Patchy fog after
midnight WITH Vsby 1 NM or less.
.SUN...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Patchy fog in the
morning. Vsby 1 NM or less...increasing to 1 to 3 NM late in the
morning.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt late.
Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
showers early in the evening, then showers in the late evening
and overnight.
.TUE...S winds 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Showers, mainly in the
morning.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming W 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

$$

ANZ638-221015-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
1055 PM EDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.OVERNIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. Patchy fog after
midnight WITH Vsby 1 NM or less.
.SUN...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Patchy fog in the
morning. Vsby 1 NM or less...increasing to 1 to 3 NM late in the
morning.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt late.
Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers early in the evening, then showers in the late evening
and overnight.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Showers, mainly in
the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming W after midnight.
Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers in the evening.
.WED...NW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

$$



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