Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1002 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 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

ANZ600-212215-
1002 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 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...


LOW PRESSURE MOVES THROUGH THE REGION TODAY...LOCATING OFF THE
NORTHEAST COAST FOR MUCH OF THE MID TO LATE WEEK PERIOD.

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ANZ630-212215-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
1002 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

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

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ631-212215-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
1002 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

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

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. WAVES 3 TO
4 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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ANZ632-212215-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
1002 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

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

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
LATE.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE EVENING. WAVES
3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

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ANZ634-212215-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
1002 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

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

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. WAVES
4 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

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ANZ650-212215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM-
1002 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

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

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SCATTERED
SHOWERS LATE.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...
MAINLY S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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ANZ652-212215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM-
1002 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

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

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
EARLY IN THE MORNING. SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...MAINLY S SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL EARLY
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY LATE.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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ANZ654-212215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO
20 NM-
1002 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

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

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
10 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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ANZ656-212215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
1002 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

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

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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ANZ658-212215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
1002 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

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

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 10 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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ANZ633-212215-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
1002 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

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

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ635-212215-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
1002 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

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

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ636-212215-
YORK RIVER-
1002 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

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

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ637-212215-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
1002 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

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

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
LATE.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ638-212215-
JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-
TUNNEL-
1002 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

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

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
LATE.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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