Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
122 PM EDT WED AUG 27 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

ANZ600-280115-
122 PM EDT WED AUG 27 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...


HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS OVER THE AREA TODAY AS HURRICANE CRISTOBAL
TURNS NORTHEAST AND TRACKS NORTH OF BERMUDA. A WEAK COLD FRONT SAGS
SOUTH ACROSS THE AREA THURSDAY...THEN STALLS ACROSS NORTH CAROLINA
FRIDAY BEFORE RETURNING NORTH AS A WARM FRONT FRIDAY NIGHT AND
SATURDAY.

$$

ANZ630-280115-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
122 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3
FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ631-280115-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
122 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FOOT...BUILDING TO 2 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3
FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ632-280115-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
122 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1
FOOT...BUILDING TO 2 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3
FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ634-280115-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
122 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW. WAVES 3 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ650-280115-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM-
122 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4
TO 5 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...
MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 15 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ652-280115-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM-
122 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT... MAINLY SE
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...
MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 15 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ654-280115-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO
20 NM-
122 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT... MAINLY SE
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 15 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ656-280115-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
122 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 15 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ658-280115-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
122 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

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

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 15 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ633-280115-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
122 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ635-280115-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
122 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...SE 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...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ636-280115-
YORK RIVER-
122 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...S 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 AND
TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ637-280115-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
122 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 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 AND
TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ638-280115-
JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-
TUNNEL-
122 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...SE 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 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

BROWN




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