Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
700 PM EDT SAT SEP 20 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

ANZ600-210615-
700 PM EDT SAT SEP 20 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...


LOW PRESSURE WILL PASS OFFSHORE TONIGHT INTO SUNDAY. A COLD FRONT
THEN CROSSES THE WATERS SUNDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE RETURNS INTO THE
MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.

$$

ANZ630-210615-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
700 PM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ631-210615-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
700 PM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ632-210615-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
700 PM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING... THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ634-210615-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
700 PM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 FT.

$$

ANZ650-210615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM-
700 PM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

ANZ652-210615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM-
700 PM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ654-210615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO
20 NM-
700 PM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...
MAINLY E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE
MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ656-210615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
700 PM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...
MAINLY E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE
MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ658-210615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
700 PM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

ANZ633-210615-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
700 PM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

$$

ANZ635-210615-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
700 PM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ636-210615-
YORK RIVER-
700 PM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ637-210615-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
700 PM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL EARLY
MORNING.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ638-210615-
JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-
TUNNEL-
700 PM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

$$

ALEXANDER




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