Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
940 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 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

ANZ600-280915-
940 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 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 weak frontal boundary crosses the waters later tonight. High
pressure builds into the area Wednesday afternoon through Thursday
morning, before sliding offshore late in the week. A slow moving
cold front will approach from the northwest over the weekend.

$$

ANZ630-280915-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
940 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NW winds 5 kt...becoming N 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft...building to 2 to 3 ft late. A chance
of showers and tstms late this evening.
.WED...N winds 15 kt...diminishing to 10 kt late in the morning,
then diminishing to 5 kt early in the afternoon...becoming S
late. Waves 2 ft...subsiding to 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt in
the late evening and overnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU...S winds 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft...building to 2 to 3 ft
late.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 3 ft.
.FRI...S winds 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming SW 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of tstms in the evening. A
chance of showers.
.SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ631-280915-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
940 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.OVERNIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt late.
Waves 1 to 2 ft. A slight chance of showers and tstms late this
evening.
.WED...N winds 15 kt...becoming NE 5 to 10 kt early in the
afternoon, then becoming SE late. Waves 2 ft...subsiding to 1
foot.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the
late evening and overnight. Waves 1 foot...building to 2 ft.
.THU...S winds 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft... building to 2 to 3 ft
late.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 3 ft.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming SW 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of tstms in the evening. A
chance of showers.
.SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ632-280915-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
940 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NE winds 5 kt...becoming N after midnight, then
increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 kt...becoming E 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Waves 2 to 3 ft...subsiding to 1 to 2 ft in the afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU...S winds 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft... building to 2 to 3 ft
late.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming S in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ634-280915-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
940 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.OVERNIGHT...E winds 5 kt...becoming N after midnight. Waves 1 to
2 ft. A slight chance of showers and tstms late this evening.
.WED...NE winds 15 kt...becoming E 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Waves 2 to 3 ft...subsiding to 1 to 2 ft in the afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 kt...becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Waves 1 to 2 ft...building to 2 to 3 ft late.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves around 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming S in the afternoon. Waves
around 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ650-280915-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
940 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming N 10 to 15 kt late.
Seas 1 to 2 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds...building to
2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds late. A slight
chance of showers and tstms late this evening.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NE 5 to 10 kt early in the
afternoon, then becoming SE late. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 9 seconds...subsiding to 1 to 2 ft with a dominant
period of 9 seconds in the afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft... mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming S 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft late.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt
after midnight. Seas around 4 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of
tstms in the evening. A chance of showers.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.

Winds and seas higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ652-280915-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
940 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming N 10 to 15 kt late.
Seas 1 to 2 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds...building to
2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds late. A slight
chance of showers and tstms late this evening.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming E 5 to 10 kt early in the
afternoon, then becoming SE late. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 9 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming S 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft late.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt
after midnight. Seas around 4 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of
tstms in the evening. A chance of showers.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.

Winds and seas higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ654-280915-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
940 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.OVERNIGHT...W winds 5 kt...becoming N after midnight, then
increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Seas 1 to 2 ft with a dominant
period of 9 seconds...building to 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 9 seconds late.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NE 5 to 10 kt early in the
afternoon, then becoming SE late. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 8 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.THU...S winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt late. Seas
2 to 3 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft late.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt late. Seas
2 to 3 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft late.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming SW 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of
showers after midnight.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.

Winds and seas higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ656-280915-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
940 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.OVERNIGHT...SE winds 5 kt...becoming N after midnight. Seas 2 to
3 ft...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming E 5 to 10 kt late. Seas
2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft... mainly E swell
with a dominant period of 7 seconds.
.THU...S winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt late. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming SW 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt late. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.

Winds and seas higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ658-280915-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
940 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.OVERNIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of
9 seconds.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late.
Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft... mainly E swell
with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.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 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming SW 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas around 3 ft...subsiding to 2 ft after midnight.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.

Winds and seas higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

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Currituck Sound-
940 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.OVERNIGHT...SE winds 5 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Waves
1 foot. A slight chance of showers and tstms late this evening.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming E 5 to 10 kt late. Waves
1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. 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 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Waves
1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...SW winds 5 kt...becoming S in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
A chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ635-280915-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
940 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.OVERNIGHT...N winds 5 kt...increasing to 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A slight chance of showers and tstms
late this evening.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NE 5 to 10 kt in the late
morning and early afternoon, then becoming SE late. Waves 2
ft...subsiding to 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of tstms
in the evening. A chance of showers.
.SUN...W winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms
in the afternoon.

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ636-280915-
York River-
940 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NE winds 5 kt...becoming N after midnight. Waves
1 to 2 ft. A slight chance of showers and tstms late this
evening.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming E 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 2 ft...subsiding to 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.
.SUN...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms
in the afternoon.

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ637-280915-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
940 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.OVERNIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming E 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 2 ft...subsiding to 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.
.SUN...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms
in the afternoon.

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ638-280915-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
940 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NW winds 5 kt...becoming N late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 kt...becoming E 5 to 10 kt in the late morning
and afternoon. Waves 2 ft...subsiding to 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI...S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.
.SUN...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms
in the afternoon.

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$



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