Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
712 PM EDT WED APR 16 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

ANZ600-170715-
712 PM EDT WED APR 16 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 SLIDES INTO NEW ENGLAND TONIGHT INTO THURSDAY.
MEANWHILE...A WEAK COASTAL TROUGH DEVELOPS OFF THE SOUTHEAST AND MID
ATLANTIC COASTS WHICH WILL RESULT IN A PROLONGED PERIOD OF ONSHORE
WINDS AND ELEVATED SEAS ABOVE 5 FEET THROUGH AT LEAST SATURDAY.

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ANZ630-170715-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
712 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

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

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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ANZ631-170715-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
712 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

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

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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ANZ632-170715-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
712 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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ANZ634-170715-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
712 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. WAVES 3 TO
4 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

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ANZ650-170715-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM-
712 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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ANZ652-170715-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM-
712 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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ANZ654-170715-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO
20 NM-
712 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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ANZ656-170715-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
712 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT...INCREASING
TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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ANZ658-170715-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
712 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO
9 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN UNTIL
EARLY MORNING.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.


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ANZ633-170715-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
712 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE LATE EVENING
AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE MORNING. WAVES
2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE
IN THE EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE LATE
EVENING AND EARLY MORNING.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ635-170715-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
712 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ636-170715-
YORK RIVER-
712 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ637-170715-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
712 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ638-170715-
JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-
TUNNEL-
712 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

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

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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