Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
544 PM EDT WED SEP 17 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

ANZ600-180515-
544 PM EDT WED SEP 17 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...

ONE AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL SLIDE OFF THE NORTHERN MID
ATLANTIC COAST TONIGHT. ANOTHER LARGER AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL
BUILD ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES AND OFF THE NEW ENGLAND COAST
THURSDAY INTO SATURDAY. WEAK LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE NORTHEAST OFF
THE SOUTHEAST AND MID ATLANTIC COAST SATURDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY
MORNING. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA DURING MONDAY.

$$

ANZ630-180515-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
544 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.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.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ631-180515-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
544 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ632-180515-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
544 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
EARLY IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ634-180515-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
544 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ650-180515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM-
544 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 15 SECONDS.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ652-180515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM-
544 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 15 SECONDS.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ654-180515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO
20 NM-
544 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 15 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
14 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.


$$

ANZ656-180515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
544 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
15 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
14 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.


$$

ANZ658-180515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
544 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

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

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 15 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
14 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ633-180515-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
544 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ635-180515-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
544 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ636-180515-
YORK RIVER-
544 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ637-180515-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
544 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ638-180515-
JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-
TUNNEL-
544 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

TG



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