Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
936 PM EST SUN FEB 19 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

ANZ600-201015-
936 PM EST SUN FEB 19 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...

HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE WATERS OVERNIGHT AND INTO MONDAY. THE
HIGHS SLIDES OFF THE MID ATLANTIC COAST TUESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY. A
STRONG COLD FRONT APPROACHES THE WATERS LATE IN THE WEEK.

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ANZ630-201015-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
936 PM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.


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ANZ631-201015-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
936 PM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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ANZ632-201015-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
936 PM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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ANZ634-201015-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK VA TO CAPE HENRY VA INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
936 PM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

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ANZ650-201015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT 20 NM-
936 PM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
7 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT... MAINLY SE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...MAINLY NE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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ANZ652-201015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT 20 NM-
936 PM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
6 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT... MAINLY SE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...MAINLY NE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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ANZ654-201015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT 20 NM-
936 PM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
2 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT... MAINLY NE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS...BECOMING... MAINLY SE WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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ANZ656-201015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO VIRGINIA-
NORTH CAROLINA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
936 PM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
2 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
7 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT... MAINLY NE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...MAINLY NE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.

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ANZ658-201015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT 20 NM-
936 PM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
7 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...MAINLY NE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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ANZ633-201015-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
936 PM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.OVERNIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT... THEN BECOMING
N LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ635-201015-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
936 PM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...
THEN BECOMING SW 5 KT LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ636-201015-
YORK RIVER-
936 PM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ637-201015-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
936 PM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ638-201015-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-TUNNEL-
936 PM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT.

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ALEXANDER



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