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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
946 PM EST Sat Nov 18 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

ANZ600-191030-
946 PM EST Sat Nov 18 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...

A very strong and fast moving cold front crosses the waters
Sunday morning. High pressure returns for early next week.

$$

ANZ630-191030-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
946 PM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

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

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt.
Waves 4 to 5 ft. Scattered showers after midnight. Numerous
showers late.
.SUN...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt. Waves
3 to 4 ft...building to 4 to 5 ft in the late morning and
afternoon. A chance of showers early in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt.
Waves 4 to 5 ft...subsiding to 3 to 4 ft after midnight.
.MON...NW winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft...subsiding to 1 to 2 ft in the
afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft...subsiding to
1 to 2 ft after midnight.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming N 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft...building to 2 to 3 ft in the
afternoon. A chance of showers.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft...subsiding to 1 to 2
ft in the afternoon.

$$

ANZ631-191030-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
946 PM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

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

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt.
Waves 4 to 5 ft. Scattered showers after midnight. Numerous
showers late.
.SUN...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt. Waves
4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers early in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt.
Waves 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...NW winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the late
morning and afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft...subsiding to 1 to 2 ft
in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming N 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft...building to 2 to 3 ft in the
afternoon. A chance of showers.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ632-191030-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
946 PM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

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

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt.
Waves 4 to 5 ft. Scattered showers after midnight. Numerous
showers late.
.SUN...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt. Waves
4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers early in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt.
Waves 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...NW winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the late
morning and afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft...subsiding to 1 to 2 ft
in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming SW 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming N 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft...building to 2 to 3 ft in the
afternoon. A chance of showers.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ634-191030-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
946 PM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 35 kt.
Waves 4 to 5 ft. Scattered showers after midnight. Numerous
showers late.
.SUN...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt. Waves
4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers early in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt.
Waves 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...NW winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt
after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming N 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft...building to 2 to 3 ft in the
afternoon. A chance of showers.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt
after midnight. Waves 3 to 4 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3
ft in the afternoon.

$$

ANZ650-191030-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
946 PM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts to around 40 kt.
Seas 5 to 7 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds... building to
6 to 8 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds after midnight.
Scattered showers after midnight. Numerous showers late.
.SUN...W winds 25 to 30 kt. Gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft
with a dominant period of 8 seconds...subsiding to 5 to 7 ft with
a dominant period of 8 seconds in the afternoon. A chance of
showers early in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts to around 35 kt...
diminishing to 20 to 25 kt late. Seas 5 to 6 ft...subsiding to 4
to 5 ft.
.MON...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt...becoming
W 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft...subsiding to
3 to 4 ft in the late morning and afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...building to 3 to 4
ft in the late morning and afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming SW 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft after midnight.
.WED...W winds 10 kt...becoming N in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
3 ft. A chance of showers.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft...building to 4
to 5 ft after midnight.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ652-191030-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
946 PM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts to around 40 kt.
Seas 5 to 7 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds... building to
6 to 8 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds after midnight.
Scattered showers after midnight. Numerous showers late.
.SUN...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft
with a dominant period of 8 seconds...subsiding to 5 to 7 ft with
a dominant period of 8 seconds in the afternoon. A chance of
showers early in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 35 kt.
Seas 5 to 6 ft...subsiding to 4 to 5 ft after midnight.
.MON...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt...becoming
W 15 to 20 kt with gusts to around 30 kt in the late morning and
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft in the
afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...building to 3 to 4
ft in the late morning and afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED...W winds 10 kt...becoming N in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
3 ft. A chance of showers.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft...building to 4
to 5 ft after midnight.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ654-191030-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
946 PM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts to around 40 kt.
Seas 5 to 6 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds... building to
5 to 7 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds after midnight.
Scattered showers after midnight. Numerous showers late.
.SUN...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft
with a dominant period of 8 seconds...subsiding to 5 to 6 ft with
a dominant period of 8 seconds in the afternoon. A chance of
showers early in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 35 kt.
Seas 5 to 6 ft...subsiding to 4 to 5 ft after midnight.
.MON...NW winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming W 10 to 15 kt late. Seas
3 to 4 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...W winds 10 kt...becoming N in the afternoon. Seas around
2 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft in the afternoon. A chance of
showers.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ656-191030-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
946 PM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts to around 35 kt.
Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds... building to
5 to 6 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds after midnight.
Isolated showers after midnight. Scattered showers late.
.SUN...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Gusts to around 35 kt. Seas 5 to 6
ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds...subsiding to 4 to 5 ft
with a dominant period of 6 seconds in the afternoon. A chance of
showers early in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt.
Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.MON...NW winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft in the
afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of
showers.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming N 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft in the
afternoon. A chance of showers.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft...building to 5
to 6 ft after midnight.
.THU...N winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 5 to 6 ft...subsiding to 4 to 5 ft in the
afternoon.

$$

ANZ658-191030-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
946 PM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...S winds 20 to 25 kt...becoming SW 25 to 30 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant
period of 5 seconds...building to 5 to 6 ft with a dominant
period of 5 seconds after midnight. Isolated showers after
midnight. Scattered showers late.
.SUN...W winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts to around 35 kt...becoming
NW 20 to 25 kt late. Seas 5 to 6 ft with a dominant period of 6
seconds...subsiding to 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 6
seconds late. A chance of showers early in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt.
Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.MON...NW winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft in the
afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of
showers.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming N 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft in the
afternoon. A chance of showers.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 kt...increasing to 20 kt after midnight.
Seas 4 to 5 ft...building to 5 to 7 ft after midnight.
.THU...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ633-191030-
Currituck Sound-
946 PM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

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

.OVERNIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming SW 20 to 25 kt after
midnight. Waves around 2 ft. Isolated showers after midnight.
Scattered showers late.
.SUN...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt. Waves
1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers early in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming W 5 to 10 kt late. Waves
1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming N 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ635-191030-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
946 PM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

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

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to around 30 kt.
Waves 2 to 3 ft. Scattered showers after midnight. Numerous
showers late.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt early in the
morning. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers early in the
morning.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft...subsiding to
1 to 2 ft after midnight.
.MON...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming SW 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming N in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ636-191030-
York River-
946 PM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

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

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to around 30 kt.
Waves 2 to 3 ft. Scattered showers after midnight. Numerous
showers late.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt early in the
morning. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers early in the
morning.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft...subsiding to
1 to 2 ft after midnight.
.MON...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming N in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot. A chance of showers.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ637-191030-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
946 PM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

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

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt after
midnight. Waves around 2 ft. Scattered showers after midnight.
Numerous showers late.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to around 25 kt. Waves 2
to 3 ft. A chance of showers early in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft...subsiding to
1 to 2 ft late.
.MON...W winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late.
Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming N in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ638-191030-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
946 PM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

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

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 20 kt with gusts to around 30 kt. Waves
2 to 3 ft. Scattered showers after midnight. Numerous showers
late.
.SUN...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Gusts to around 30 kt in the
morning. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers early in the
morning.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.MON...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming N in the afternoon. Waves
1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft...subsiding to 1 foot
in the afternoon.

$$

Butner



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