Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
659 PM EST THU DEC 18 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

ANZ600-190715-
659 PM EST THU DEC 18 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 BUILDS INTO THE AREA FROM THE NORTHWEST TONIGHT INTO
FRIDAY. LOW PRESSURE WILL TRACK OFF THE SOUTHEAST COAST SATURDAY.
ANOTHER LOW WILL MOVE NORTHEAST OFF THE SOUTHEAST AND MID ATLANTIC
COAST LATE SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY.

$$

ANZ630-190715-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
659 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

ANZ631-190715-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
659 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT... BUILDING TO 2 TO
3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.

$$

ANZ632-190715-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
659 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
EVENING.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.

$$

ANZ634-190715-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
659 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
EVENING.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.

$$

ANZ650-190715-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM-
659 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 11 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
11 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

ANZ652-190715-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM-
659 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 11 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.

$$

ANZ654-190715-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO
20 NM-
659 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
11 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
11 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.

$$

ANZ656-190715-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
659 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 11 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
12 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
EVENING.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.

$$

ANZ658-190715-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
659 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...MAINLY NE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
11 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
EVENING.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.

$$

ANZ633-190715-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
659 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
EVENING.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW. WAVES 1 FOOT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

ANZ635-190715-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
659 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.

$$

ANZ636-190715-
YORK RIVER-
659 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...N 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. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.

$$

ANZ637-190715-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
659 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.

$$

ANZ638-190715-
JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-
TUNNEL-
659 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
EVENING.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.

$$

ALEXANDER





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