Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1006 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

ANZ600-092315-
1006 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

.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...

CANADIAN HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE MID-ATLANTIC TODAY, SETTLING
OVER THE REGION TONIGHT INTO SATURDAY. THE HIGH SLIDES OFFSHORE
SUNDAY. LOW PRESSURE WILL PUSH NORTH OF THE AREA ON MONDAY, WITH THE
ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT CROSSING THE REGION LATE MONDAY. ANOTHER
STRONG COLD FRONT IMPACTS THE REGION DURING THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.


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ANZ630-092315-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
1006 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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ANZ631-092315-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
1006 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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ANZ632-092315-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
1006 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ634-092315-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK VA TO CAPE HENRY VA INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
1006 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE LATE IN THE MORNING... THEN BECOMING
S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

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ANZ650-092315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT 20 NM-
1006 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 6 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 6 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

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ANZ652-092315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT 20 NM-
1006 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 6 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 5 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E LATE IN THE MORNING... THEN BECOMING
S EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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ANZ654-092315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT 20 NM-
1006 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 7 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 5 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...MAINLY NE SWELL.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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ANZ656-092315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO VIRGINIA-
NORTH CAROLINA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
1006 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 6 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...MAINLY NE SWELL.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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ANZ658-092315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT 20 NM-
1006 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 7 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT... SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...MAINLY NE SWELL WITH
A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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ANZ633-092315-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
1006 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ635-092315-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
1006 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ636-092315-
YORK RIVER-
1006 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ637-092315-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
1006 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING N LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ638-092315-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-TUNNEL-
1006 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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