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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
935 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 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

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935 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 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 centered northwest of the area through the
weekend while Post Tropical Cyclone Jose meanders south of the New
England coast. Swells from distant Hurricane Maria will begin to
impact the local area waters by late this weekend.

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ANZ630-230915-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
935 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt...becoming S late in the evening, then
becoming NW after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

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ANZ631-230915-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
935 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 kt...diminishing to 5 kt in the afternoon.
Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 kt...becoming S late in the evening, then
becoming W after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves around 3 ft.

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ANZ632-230915-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
935 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.OVERNIGHT...W winds 5 kt...increasing to 5 to 10 kt late. Waves
1 to 2 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 kt...becoming SW after midnight, then
becoming NW late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON...NE winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft...building to
3 to 4 ft after midnight.
.WED...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 4 to 5 ft... subsiding to 3 to
4 ft in the afternoon.

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ANZ634-230915-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
935 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.OVERNIGHT...W winds 5 kt...increasing to 5 to 10 kt late. Waves
2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 10 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 kt...becoming SW after midnight, then
becoming NW late. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt...increasing to 10 kt late. Waves 2 to
3 ft.
.MON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft... building to 3 to
4 ft in the late morning and afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 4 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 4 to 5 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 5 to 6 ft. A chance of showers.

$$

ANZ650-230915-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
935 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft... mainly E
swell with a dominant period of 11 seconds.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NE 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 5 to 6 ft with a dominant period of 10 seconds...
subsiding to 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 10 seconds in
the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 kt...becoming S late in the evening, then
becoming NW after midnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft...mainly E swell with
a dominant period of 12 seconds.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft... mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 14 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft... mainly SE
swell with a dominant period of 14 seconds in the evening.
.MON...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft...building to
8 to 10 ft after midnight.
.TUE...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.WED...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.

$$

ANZ652-230915-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
935 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft... subsiding to
4 to 5 ft after midnight...mainly E swell with a dominant period
of 11 seconds.
.SAT...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft... mainly E swell with a
dominant period of 10 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt...becoming S late in the evening, then
becoming NW after midnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft...mainly E swell with
a dominant period of 12 seconds.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft... mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 15 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft... building to
5 to 6 ft after midnight...mainly SE swell with a dominant period
of 15 seconds in the evening.
.MON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft... building to 6 to
8 ft late.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft...building to
7 to 9 ft after midnight.
.TUE...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft...building to
8 to 10 ft after midnight.
.WED...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft... building to 9 to
12 ft in the afternoon.

$$

ANZ654-230915-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
935 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft... subsiding to
4 to 5 ft after midnight...mainly E swell with a dominant period
of 11 seconds.
.SAT...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft... mainly E swell with a
dominant period of 11 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt...becoming SW after midnight, then
becoming NW late. Seas 4 to 5 ft... mainly E swell with a
dominant period of 13 seconds.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft... mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 15 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft... building to
5 to 6 ft late...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of
15 seconds in the evening.
.MON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft...building to
7 to 9 ft after midnight.
.TUE...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft...subsiding to 6 to 8 ft in
the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.WED...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft. A chance of showers.

$$

ANZ656-230915-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
935 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft...mainly NE swell
with a dominant period of 11 seconds.
.SAT...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft... mainly NE swell with a
dominant period of 11 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 kt...becoming NW late. Seas 4 to 5 ft...
mainly NE swell with a dominant period of 11 seconds.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft... mainly E swell with
a dominant period of 15 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft... building to 5 to
6 ft after midnight...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of
15 seconds in the evening.
.MON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft...building to
7 to 9 ft after midnight.
.TUE...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft... subsiding to 6 to
8 ft in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft...building to
8 to 10 ft after midnight. A chance of showers.
.WED...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft... building to 8 to
11 ft in the afternoon. A chance of showers.

$$

ANZ658-230915-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
935 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...W winds 5 kt...increasing to 5 to 10 kt late. Seas
5 to 6 ft...mainly NE swell with a dominant period of 11 seconds.
.SAT...N winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft...mainly NE swell with a
dominant period of 11 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft... mainly NE
swell with a dominant period of 11 seconds.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft... mainly E swell with
a dominant period of 15 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.MON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft... building to 6 to
8 ft in the late morning and afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft...building to
8 to 10 ft after midnight.
.TUE...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft... subsiding to 7 to
9 ft in the afternoon. A chance of showers.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming N 20 to 25 kt after
midnight. Seas 8 to 10 ft. A chance of showers.
.WED...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft... building to 10 to
13 ft in the afternoon. A chance of showers.

$$

ANZ633-230915-
Currituck Sound-
935 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NE winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.SAT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
showers.
.WED...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers.

$$

ANZ635-230915-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
935 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt early in the evening... becoming light
and variable, then becoming NW 5 kt after midnight. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ636-230915-
York River-
935 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.OVERNIGHT...W winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 kt...becoming SE late in the evening, then
becoming NW after midnight. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ637-230915-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
935 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.OVERNIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt...becoming W 5 kt
after midnight. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.SUN...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

$$

ANZ638-230915-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
935 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.OVERNIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt...becoming W 5 kt
after midnight. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt...becoming SW after midnight, then
becoming NW late. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

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