Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
949 PM EDT WED SEP 17 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

ANZ600-180915-
949 PM EDT WED SEP 17 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...


ONE AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL SLIDE OFF THE NORTHERN MID ATLANTIC
COAST TONIGHT. ANOTHER LARGER AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD
ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES AND OFF THE NEW ENGLAND COAST THURSDAY INTO
SATURDAY. WEAK LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE NORTHEAST OFF THE SOUTHEAST
AND MID ATLANTIC COAST SATURDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY MORNING. A COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA DURING MONDAY.

$$

ANZ630-180915-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
949 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ631-180915-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
949 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ632-180915-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
949 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
LATE.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ634-180915-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
949 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ650-180915-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM-
949 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
EVENING.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.

$$

ANZ652-180915-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM-
949 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
EVENING.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.

$$

ANZ654-180915-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO
20 NM-
949 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
14 SECONDS.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 13 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.


$$

ANZ656-180915-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
949 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EDT THURSDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
14 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
12 SECONDS.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.


$$

ANZ658-180915-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
949 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EDT THURSDAY...

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 15 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
14 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.

$$

ANZ633-180915-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
949 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ635-180915-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
949 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ636-180915-
YORK RIVER-
949 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ637-180915-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
949 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ638-180915-
JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-
TUNNEL-
949 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

WRS




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