Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1015 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

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

ANZ600-252215-
1015 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.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 MOVES OFFSHORE TODAY INTO TONIGHT. A VERY WEAK COLD
FRONT APPROACHES THE REGION FRIDAY AND PUSHES TROUGH THE AREA EARLY
SATURDAY...BEFORE DISSIPATING AS HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT BUILDS OVER THE
REGION.

$$

ANZ630-252215-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
1015 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ631-252215-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
1015 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ632-252215-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
1015 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ634-252215-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK VA TO CAPE HENRY VA INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
1015 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

$$

ANZ650-252215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT 20 NM-
1015 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
10 SECONDS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

ANZ652-252215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT 20 NM-
1015 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
10 SECONDS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ654-252215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT 20 NM-
1015 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
10 SECONDS.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ656-252215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO VIRGINIA-
NORTH CAROLINA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
1015 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.REST OF TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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ANZ658-252215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT 20 NM-
1015 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.REST OF TODAY...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 11 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
10 SECONDS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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ANZ633-252215-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
1015 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.REST OF TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ635-252215-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
1015 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ636-252215-
YORK RIVER-
1015 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ637-252215-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
1015 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.REST OF TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ638-252215-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-TUNNEL-
1015 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.REST OF TODAY...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

BROWN


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