Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
114 PM EDT FRI MAR 24 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

ANZ600-250115-
114 PM EDT FRI MAR 24 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 REMAINS OFF THE MID ATLANTIC COAST THROUGH THE
WEEKEND.

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ANZ630-250115-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
114 PM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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ANZ631-250115-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
114 PM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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ANZ632-250115-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
114 PM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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ANZ634-250115-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK VA TO CAPE HENRY VA INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
114 PM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
LATE.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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ANZ650-250115-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT 20 NM-
114 PM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
11 SECONDS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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ANZ652-250115-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT 20 NM-
114 PM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 5 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 11 SECONDS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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ANZ654-250115-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT 20 NM-
114 PM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 5 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 8 SECONDS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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ANZ656-250115-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO VIRGINIA-
NORTH CAROLINA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
114 PM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 6 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 6 SECONDS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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ANZ658-250115-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT 20 NM-
114 PM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY NE SWELL WITH
A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 6 SECONDS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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ANZ633-250115-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
114 PM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 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. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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ANZ635-250115-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
114 PM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 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. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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ANZ636-250115-
YORK RIVER-
114 PM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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ANZ637-250115-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
114 PM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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ANZ638-250115-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-TUNNEL-
114 PM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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