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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
1236 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

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

ANZ600-211815-
1236 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

.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 becomes anchored off the southeast coast through
Thursday. A backdoor cold front moves south across the area
Thursday, then meanders across the region through the end of
the week.

$$

ANZ630-211815-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
1236 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
Widespread dense fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Areas of fog in
the morning with vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt
after midnight. Waves around 2 ft in the evening, then 1 foot.
Widespread fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.THU...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot, then around 2 ft in the afternoon. Widespread fog in the
morning. A chance of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM in the morning.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds around 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance
of showers.
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot, then around 2 ft after
midnight. A chance of showers.
.SUN...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Waves
around 2 ft, then 1 foot. A chance of showers through the day.

$$

ANZ631-211815-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
1236 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
Widespread fog, then widespread dense fog late. Vsby 1 NM or
less.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Areas of fog in
the morning with vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft in the
evening, then 1 foot. Widespread fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.THU...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot, then around 2 ft in the afternoon. Widespread fog in the
morning. A chance of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM in the morning.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft in the morning,
then 1 foot. A chance of showers.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight.
Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...S winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot, then around 2 ft. A
chance of showers.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers through the day.

$$

ANZ632-211815-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
1236 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
Widespread fog, then widespread dense fog late. Vsby 1 NM or
less.
.WED...SW winds around 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Areas of fog in
the morning with vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft in the
evening, then 1 foot. Widespread fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot, then around 2 ft in the afternoon. Widespread fog in the
morning. A chance of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM in the morning.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft in the morning,
then 1 foot. A chance of showers.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight.
Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...S winds around 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers through the night.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers
through the day.

$$

ANZ634-211815-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
1236 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
Widespread fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED...SW winds around 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Areas of fog in
the morning with vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Widespread
fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.THU...SW winds around 10 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Waves
around 2 ft. Widespread fog in the morning with vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight.
Waves around 2 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers through the night.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers
through the day.

$$

ANZ650-211815-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
1236 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW winds around 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Widespread fog, then widespread dense fog late. Vsby 1 NM or
less.
.WED...SW winds around 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of dense fog
in the morning with vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Widespread
fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Widespread fog in the morning. A
chance of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM in the morning.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds around 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of
showers.
.FRI...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
.SUN...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Seas 4 to
6 ft. Showers likely through the day, then a chance of showers
through the night.

$$

ANZ652-211815-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
1236 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Widespread dense fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of fog in the
morning with vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Widespread
fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Widespread fog in the morning. A
chance of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM in the morning.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds around 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of
showers.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
.SUN...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Seas 4 to
6 ft. A chance of showers through the day.

$$

ANZ654-211815-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
1236 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
Widespread dense fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of fog in the
morning with vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Widespread
fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Widespread fog in the morning. A
chance of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM in the morning.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of
showers.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers
through the night.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers
through the day.

$$

ANZ656-211815-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
1236 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
Widespread dense fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Areas of fog in the
morning with vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Widespread
fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.THU...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Widespread fog in
the morning with vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers
through the night.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers
through the day.

$$

ANZ658-211815-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
1236 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
Widespread dense fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Areas of fog in the
morning with vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Widespread
fog. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.THU...SW winds around 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Widespread fog in
the morning with vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...N winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers
through the night.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft, subsiding to 2 ft after midnight. A
chance of showers through the day.

$$

ANZ633-211815-
Currituck Sound-
1236 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Widespread
fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED...SW winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Areas of fog in the
morning with vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Widespread fog.
Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Widespread fog in the
morning with vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight.
Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...SW winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers
through the night.
.SUN...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW late. Waves around 2 ft,
then 1 foot. A chance of showers through the day.

$$

ANZ635-211815-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
1236 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Widespread
fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED...SW winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Areas of fog in the
morning with vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Widespread fog.
Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.THU...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot. Widespread fog in the morning. A chance of showers. Vsby
1 to 3 NM in the morning.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers.
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers.
.SUN...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers.

$$

ANZ636-211815-
York River-
1236 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Widespread
fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. Areas of fog in the
morning with vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Widespread fog.
Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.THU...SW winds around 5 kt, becoming NW in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot. Widespread fog in the morning. A chance of showers. Vsby
1 to 3 NM in the morning.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers.
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers
through the night.
.SUN...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers through the day.

$$

ANZ637-211815-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
1236 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Areas of
dense fog, then widespread fog late. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. Areas of fog in the
morning with vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Widespread fog.
Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot. Widespread fog in the morning. A chance of showers. Vsby
1 to 3 NM in the morning.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers.
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers
through the night.
.SUN...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt late. Waves
around 2 ft, then 1 foot. A chance of showers through the day.

$$

ANZ638-211815-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
1236 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Widespread
dense fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Areas of fog in
the morning with vsby 1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Widespread fog.
Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot, then around 2 ft in the afternoon. Widespread fog in the
morning with vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft in the morning,
then 1 foot. A chance of showers.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...SW winds around 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft, then 1 foot,
then, then around 2 ft after midnight. A chance of showers
through the night.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft, then 1 foot. A
chance of showers through the day.

$$



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