Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
351 AM 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

ANZ600-201545-
351 AM 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...

HIGH PRESSURE OVER NEW ENGLAND WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST THROUGH THE
WEEKEND. AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP ALONG A STATIONARY
FRONT OFF THE CAROLINA COAST. THIS LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL TRACK
NORTHEAST AND PASS WELL OFF THE MID ATLANTIC COAST SUNDAY. A COLD
FRONT WILL CROSS THE WATERS SUNDAY NIGHT.

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ANZ630-201545-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
351 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.THROUGH 7 AM...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.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 1 TO 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.

$$

ANZ631-201545-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
351 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.THROUGH 7 AM...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.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 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. 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.

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ANZ632-201545-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
351 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.THROUGH 7 AM...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.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 KT. WAVES 1 TO 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 3 FT.

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ANZ634-201545-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
351 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.THROUGH 7 AM...E WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 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 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ650-201545-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM-
351 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

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

.THROUGH 7 AM...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.TODAY...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ652-201545-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM-
351 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

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

.THROUGH 7 AM...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.TODAY...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ654-201545-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO
20 NM-
351 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

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

.THROUGH 7 AM...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
6 SECONDS.
.TODAY...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
8 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. 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 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ656-201545-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
351 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

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

.THROUGH 7 AM...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
6 SECONDS.
.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
8 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ658-201545-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
351 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

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

.THROUGH 7 AM...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
6 SECONDS.
.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
8 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 9 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. 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.

$$

ANZ633-201545-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
351 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.THROUGH 7 AM...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ635-201545-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
351 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.THROUGH 7 AM...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.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 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...NW 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 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ636-201545-
YORK RIVER-
351 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.THROUGH 7 AM...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.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 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 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ637-201545-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
351 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.THROUGH 7 AM...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.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 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 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ638-201545-
JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-
TUNNEL-
351 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.THROUGH 7 AM...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.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 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 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.

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