Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
331 AM EST FRI DEC 26 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

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331 AM EST FRI DEC 26 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...


HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS OVER THE WATERS THROUGH SATURDAY. A COLD FRONT
APPROACHES THE WATERS SATURDAY NIGHT...CROSSING THE WATERS SUNDAY
INTO MONDAY. HIGH PRESSURE RETURNS TUESDAY.

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ANZ630-261615-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
331 AM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ631-261615-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
331 AM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN UNTIL
LATE AFTERNOON...THEN RAIN LIKELY LATE.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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ANZ632-261615-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
331 AM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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ANZ634-261615-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
331 AM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

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ANZ650-261615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM-
331 AM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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ANZ652-261615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM-
331 AM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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ANZ654-261615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO
20 NM-
331 AM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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ANZ656-261615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
331 AM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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ANZ658-261615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
331 AM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT...
MAINLY E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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CURRITUCK SOUND-
331 AM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ635-261615-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
331 AM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING N LATE IN THE MORNING... THEN
BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ636-261615-
YORK RIVER-
331 AM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NE LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN
BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ637-261615-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
331 AM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NE LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN
BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ638-261615-
JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-
TUNNEL-
331 AM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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