Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
348 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

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

ANZ600-200930-
348 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

.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 warm front lifts north of the area Tuesday morning. High pressure
becomes anchored off the southeast coast Tuesday and Wednesday
bringing a return to well above normal temperatures. A backdoor
cold front moves into the Mid Atlantic region through the end of
the week.

$$

ANZ630-200930-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
348 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

.THROUGH 7 PM...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
rain and drizzle.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Areas of drizzle.
Areas of fog in the evening. Areas of fog after midnight. Vsby
1 NM or less.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft in the
evening, then 1 foot.
.THU...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE. Waves 1 foot, then around
2 ft. A chance of rain through the day, then a chance of showers
through the night.
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Waves
around 2 ft in the morning, then 1 foot. A chance of showers
through the day.

$$

ANZ631-200930-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
348 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

.THROUGH 7 PM...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
rain and drizzle.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Areas of drizzle.
Areas of fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TUE...S winds around 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds around 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.THU...W winds around 5 kt, becoming N in the afternoon, then
becoming NE 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot, then around 2 ft. A chance
of rain through the day, then a chance of showers through the
night.
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Waves
around 2 ft in the morning, then 1 foot. A chance of showers
through the day.

$$

ANZ632-200930-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
348 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

.THROUGH 7 PM...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
rain and drizzle.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Areas of drizzle.
Areas of fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TUE...S winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot, then around 2 ft in
the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds around 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N in the afternoon, then
becoming NE 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot, then around 2 ft. A chance
of rain through the day, then a chance of showers through the
night.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Waves
around 2 ft, then 1 foot. A chance of showers through the day.

$$

ANZ634-200930-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
348 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

.THROUGH 7 PM...S winds around 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance
of rain and drizzle.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Areas of
drizzle. Areas of fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TUE...S winds around 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to
3 ft. A chance of rain through the day, then a chance of showers
through the night.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SE 5 to 10 kt in the
evening, then becoming SW after midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A
chance of showers through the day.

$$

ANZ650-200930-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
348 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

.THROUGH 7 PM...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A slight
chance of rain.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of drizzle.
Areas of fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds around 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt in the late
morning and early afternoon, then increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft. A chance of rain through the day, then a chance of
showers through the night.
.FRI...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 5 to 10 kt in the evening,
then becoming SW after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of
showers through the day.

$$

ANZ652-200930-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
348 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

.THROUGH 7 PM...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance
of rain and drizzle.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of drizzle.
Areas of fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. A chance of rain through the day, then a chance of showers
through the night.
.FRI...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 5 to 10 kt in the evening,
then becoming SW after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of
showers through the day.

$$

ANZ654-200930-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
348 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

.THROUGH 7 PM...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance
of rain and drizzle.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Areas of drizzle.
Areas of fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. A chance of rain through the day, then a chance of showers
through the night.
.FRI...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SE 5 to 10 kt in the
evening, then becoming SW after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A
chance of showers through the day.

$$

ANZ656-200930-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
348 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

.THROUGH 7 PM...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance
of rain and drizzle.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Areas of
drizzle. Areas of fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW in the afternoon, then
becoming NE. Seas 2 to 3 ft, building to 3 to 5 ft. A chance of
rain through the day, then a chance of showers through the night.
.FRI...NE winds around 15 kt, diminishing to around 10 kt in the
late morning and early afternoon, then becoming E late, becoming
SE in the evening, becoming SW. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of
showers through the day.

$$

ANZ658-200930-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
348 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

.THROUGH 7 PM...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance
of rain and drizzle.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Areas of drizzle.
Areas of fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...SW winds around 10 kt, becoming W late, then becoming N.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers through the night.
.FRI...NE winds around 15 kt, diminishing to around 10 kt in the
late morning and early afternoon, then becoming E late, becoming
S in the evening, becoming SW. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of
showers through the day.

$$

ANZ633-200930-
Currituck Sound-
348 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

.THROUGH 7 PM...S winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
rain and drizzle.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Areas of drizzle.
Areas of fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TUE...S winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...SW winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
rain through the day, then a chance of showers through the night.
.FRI...NE winds around 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Waves
1 foot. A chance of showers through the day.

$$

ANZ635-200930-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
348 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

.THROUGH 7 PM...S winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
rain and drizzle.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Areas of drizzle.
Areas of fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...SW winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...W winds around 5 kt, becoming NE. Waves 1 foot. A chance
of rain through the day, then a chance of showers through the
night.
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers through the day.

$$

ANZ636-200930-
York River-
348 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

.THROUGH 7 PM...S winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
rain and drizzle.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Areas of drizzle.
Areas of fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...SW winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming NE. Waves 1 foot. A chance
of rain through the day, then a chance of showers through the
night.
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers through the day.

$$

ANZ637-200930-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
348 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

.THROUGH 7 PM...SW winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
rain and drizzle.
.TONIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. Areas of drizzle.
Areas of fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...SW winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming NE. Waves 1 foot. A chance
of rain through the day, then a chance of showers through the
night.
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Waves
1 foot. A chance of showers through the day.

$$

ANZ638-200930-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
348 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

.THROUGH 7 PM...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
rain and drizzle.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Areas of drizzle.
Areas of fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...SW winds around 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming NE. Waves 1 foot, then
around 2 ft. A chance of rain through the day, then a chance of
showers through the night.
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Waves
around 2 ft in the morning, then 1 foot. A chance of showers
through the day.

$$

GINGRICH



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