Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
152 PM EDT THU OCT 2 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

ANZ600-030115-
152 PM EDT THU OCT 2 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...

WEAK HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS OVER THE MID ATLANTIC REGION THROUGH
THURSDAY. A STRONG COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE WEST FRIDAY...
CROSSING THE WATERS LATE FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY. HIGH PRESSURE
RETURNS FOR LATE SATURDAY AND SUNDAY.

$$

ANZ630-030115-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
152 PM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

$$

ANZ631-030115-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
152 PM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

$$

ANZ632-030115-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
152 PM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

$$

ANZ634-030115-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
152 PM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

$$

ANZ650-030115-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM-
152 PM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 8 SECONDS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT... BECOMING W
15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ652-030115-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM-
152 PM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ654-030115-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO
20 NM-
152 PM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 7 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

ANZ656-030115-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
152 PM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT...MAINLY NE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...MAINLY NE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

ANZ658-030115-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
152 PM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...MAINLY NE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

ANZ633-030115-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
152 PM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ635-030115-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
152 PM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ636-030115-
YORK RIVER-
152 PM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ637-030115-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
152 PM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ638-030115-
JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-
TUNNEL-
152 PM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$





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