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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
1229 AM EDT Sat Aug 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

ANZ600-191215-
1229 AM EDT Sat Aug 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...

A cold front will cross the waters overnight and then stall near
the Mid Atlantic coast through Saturday night. High pressure
rebuilds over the area Sunday into early next week. Next cold
front expected to impact the region Wednesday.

$$

ANZ630-191215-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
1229 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Showers and
tstms likely after midnight, then a chance of showers and tstms
late.
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SW late. Waves 1 foot. A
chance of showers early in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt...becoming E after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves around 2 ft...subsiding to 1 foot in the
afternoon. A chance of showers and tstms.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight.
Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.

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

$$

ANZ631-191215-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
1229 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Showers and
tstms likely after midnight, then a chance of showers and tstms
late.
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming E late. Waves 1 foot. A
chance of showers early in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft...subsiding to
1 foot in the afternoon. A chance of showers and tstms.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight.
Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.

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

$$

ANZ632-191215-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
1229 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming E late. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A
chance of showers early in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft...subsiding to
1 foot in the afternoon. A chance of showers and tstms.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight.
Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.

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

$$

ANZ634-191215-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
1229 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A
chance of showers and tstms.
.SAT...W winds 10 kt...becoming N early in the afternoon, then
becoming E late. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of showers early in
the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming SW late. Waves around 2 ft...
subsiding to 1 foot after midnight.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight.
Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.

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

$$

ANZ650-191215-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
1229 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a
dominant period of 6 seconds. Showers and tstms after midnight,
then a chance of showers and tstms late.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3
ft in the afternoon...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 6
seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly S swell
with a dominant period of 6 seconds.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft...mainly N swell with a
dominant period of 6 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt...becoming SW in the late evening and
early morning, then becoming NW late. Seas 2 ft...mainly N swell
with a dominant period of 6 seconds in the evening.
.MON...N winds 5 kt...becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Seas
3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.

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

$$

ANZ652-191215-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
1229 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a
dominant period of 6 seconds. Showers and tstms after midnight,
then a chance of showers and tstms late.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3
ft in the late morning and afternoon...mainly SE swell with a
dominant period of 6 seconds. A chance of showers early in the
morning.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft...mainly S
swell with a dominant period of 6 seconds.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming E late. Seas 2 ft...mainly N
swell with a dominant period of 6 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming NE late. Seas 2 ft...mainly
N swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds in the evening.

.MON...SE winds 5 kt...increasing to 5 to 10 kt late. Seas 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Seas
3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.

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

$$

ANZ654-191215-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
1229 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a
dominant period of 6 seconds. Showers and tstms likely after
midnight, then a chance of showers and tstms late.
.SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming SW 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft
with a dominant period of 6 seconds. A chance of showers early in
the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft...mainly SE
swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming E late. Seas 2 ft...mainly N
swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Seas 2 ft...mainly N swell with a
dominant period of 7 seconds in the evening.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Seas
2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.

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

$$

ANZ656-191215-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
1229 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a
dominant period of 5 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NW 5 to 10 kt early in the
afternoon, then becoming E late. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 7 seconds. A chance of showers early in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft...mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas
2 ft...mainly N swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Seas 2 ft... mainly N swell with a
dominant period of 8 seconds in the evening.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt...becoming W after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.

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

$$

ANZ658-191215-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
1229 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 7 seconds. A chance of tstms. A chance of showers after
midnight, then a slight chance of showers late.
.SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NW 5 to 10 kt early in the
afternoon, then becoming E late. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 8 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms in the
afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft...mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 8 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms
early in the evening.
.SUN...W winds 5 kt...becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas 2
ft...mainly N swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Seas 2 ft...mainly N swell with a
dominant period of 8 seconds in the evening.
.MON...E winds 5 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.

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

$$

ANZ633-191215-
Currituck Sound-
1229 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance
of showers and tstms.
.SAT...W winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming N early in the afternoon,
then becoming E late. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms
in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms early in the evening.
.SUN...NW winds 5 kt...becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms.

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

$$

ANZ635-191215-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
1229 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Showers and
tstms likely after midnight, then a chance of showers and tstms
late.
.SAT...NW winds 5 kt...becoming SW late. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming W late. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Waves
1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms.

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

$$

ANZ636-191215-
York River-
1229 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Showers
and tstms likely after midnight, then a chance of showers and
tstms late.
.SAT...N winds 5 kt...becoming S late. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers early in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming W late. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight.
Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms.

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

$$

ANZ637-191215-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
1229 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SAT...NW winds 5 kt...becoming SW late. Waves 1 foot. A chance
of showers early in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...SW 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. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight.
Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms.

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

$$

ANZ638-191215-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
1229 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance
of showers and tstms.
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming E late. Waves 1 foot. A
chance of showers early in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...W winds 5 kt...becoming NE in the late morning and
afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight.
Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms.

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

$$

GINGRICH



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