Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1206 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

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

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1206 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

.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 CROSSES THE WATERS MONDAY. HIGH PRESSURE RETURNS
BRIEFLY TUESDAY. LOW PRESSURE AND AN ATTENDANT COLD FRONT TRACK
ACROSS THE REGION LATE TUESDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE RETURNS
WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY.

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ANZ630-301215-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
1206 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS LATE.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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ANZ631-301215-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
1206 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 KT
LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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ANZ632-301215-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
1206 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.


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ANZ634-301215-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
1206 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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ANZ650-301215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM-
1206 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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ANZ652-301215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM-
1206 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.


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ANZ654-301215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO
20 NM-
1206 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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ANZ656-301215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
1206 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
6 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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ANZ658-301215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
1206 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
8 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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ANZ633-301215-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
1206 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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ANZ635-301215-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
1206 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS LATE.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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ANZ636-301215-
YORK RIVER-
1206 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS LATE.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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ANZ637-301215-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
1206 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS LATE.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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ANZ638-301215-
JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-
TUNNEL-
1206 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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