Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
655 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

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

ANZ600-261815-
655 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.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 DROPS THROUGH THE AREA LATE TODAY INTO TONIGHT.
HIGH PRESSURE THEN BUILDS INTO THE MID ATLANTIC OVER THE WEEKEND.

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ANZ630-261815-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
655 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT... THEN
BECOMING N LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ631-261815-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
655 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ632-261815-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
655 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ634-261815-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK VA TO CAPE HENRY VA INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
655 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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ANZ650-261815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT 20 NM-
655 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

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ANZ652-261815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT 20 NM-
655 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 8 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

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ANZ654-261815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT 20 NM-
655 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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ANZ656-261815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO VIRGINIA-
NORTH CAROLINA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
655 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
10 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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ANZ658-261815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT 20 NM-
655 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 8 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT... MAINLY SE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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ANZ633-261815-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
655 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ635-261815-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
655 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN
BECOMING NW LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 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 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ636-261815-
YORK RIVER-
655 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ637-261815-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
655 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ638-261815-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-TUNNEL-
655 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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