Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
1254 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 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

ANZ600-171615-
1254 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 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 cold front pushes offshore tonight. High pressure then resides
over the area through the remainder of the week.

$$

ANZ630-171615-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
1254 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NE early in the afternoon,
then becoming SE late. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft... subsiding to
1 foot in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ631-171615-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
1254 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft.
.WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...NW winds 5 kt...becoming S late. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Waves 1 to
2 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft... subsiding to
1 foot in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ632-171615-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
1254 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around
30 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Waves
1 to 2 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft... subsiding to
1 foot in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ634-171615-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
1254 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around
30 kt. Waves 4 to 5 ft.
.WED...NE winds 10 kt...becoming E late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Waves
around 2 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 5 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

$$

ANZ650-171615-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
1254 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to around
30 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SE late. Seas 2 to 3 ft...
mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 kt...becoming E in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
3 ft.

$$

ANZ652-171615-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
1254 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to around
30 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly SE swell with
a dominant period of 10 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...NE winds 5 kt...becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W after midnight.
Seas around 3 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming E in the afternoon. Seas
2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ654-171615-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
1254 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around
30 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 10 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...NE winds 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Seas
around 3 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ656-171615-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
1254 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around
30 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... mainly E swell with
a dominant period of 10 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...NE winds 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Seas
around 3 ft...subsiding to 2 ft after midnight.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ658-171615-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
1254 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around
30 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft... subsiding to 2 to
3 ft in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Seas
around 3 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 5 kt. Seas around 3 ft.

$$

ANZ633-171615-
Currituck Sound-
1254 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around
30 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late.
Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.FRI...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ635-171615-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
1254 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED...N winds 5 kt...becoming E in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt early in the evening... becoming light
and variable. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...Variable winds less than 5 kt...becoming S 5 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.FRI...NW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...N winds 5 kt...becoming E in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ636-171615-
York River-
1254 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt in the evening... becoming light and
variable. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...Variable winds less than 5 kt...becoming NW 5 kt late in
the morning, then becoming light and variable early in the
afternoon...becoming S 5 kt late. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.FRI...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...N winds 5 kt...becoming E in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ637-171615-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
1254 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 5 kt until early morning... becoming light
and variable. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...N winds 5 kt in the morning...becoming light and variable,
then becoming S 5 kt late. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.FRI...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...N winds 5 kt...becoming E in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ638-171615-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
1254 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 5 kt until early morning... becoming light
and variable. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.FRI...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

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