Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1015 PM EDT SUN SEP 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

ANZ600-221015-
1015 PM EDT SUN SEP 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...


LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE NORTHEAST OFF THE MID ATLANTIC COAST THIS
EVENING. A COLD FRONT THEN CROSSES THE WATERS LATE TONIGHT. HIGH
PRESSURE BUILDS ACROSS NEW ENGLAND THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF THE
WEEK...AS THE COLD FRONT STALLS NEAR THE SOUTHEAST COAST.

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ANZ630-221015-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
1015 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.OVERNIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 KT LATE. WAVES 1
TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

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ANZ631-221015-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
1015 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 KT LATE. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

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ANZ632-221015-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
1015 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 KT LATE. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT.

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ANZ634-221015-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
1015 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 KT LATE. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT.

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ANZ650-221015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM-
1015 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

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

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON WITH
A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY
IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ652-221015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM-
1015 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT MONDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS LATE.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE LATE
MORNING WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ654-221015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO
20 NM-
1015 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT MONDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 9 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT
IN THE LATE MORNING WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ656-221015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
1015 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT MONDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 10 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
10 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

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ANZ658-221015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
1015 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT MONDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 10 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
10 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN
THE EVENING.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

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ANZ633-221015-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
1015 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN
THE EVENING.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ635-221015-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
1015 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.OVERNIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT LATE. WAVES
1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ636-221015-
YORK RIVER-
1015 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.OVERNIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT LATE. WAVES
1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ637-221015-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
1015 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW 15 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2
FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ638-221015-
JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-
TUNNEL-
1015 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. WAVES 1
FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

$$

ALEXANDER




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