Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
346 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 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

ANZ600-251545-
346 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 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 FALLS APART AS IT CROSSES THE WATERS TODAY. A WEAK
TROUGH WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS THIS EVENING...FOLLOWED BY A DRY
COLD FRONT LATE TONIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS
BACK INTO AND OVER THE WATERS THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK.

$$

ANZ630-251545-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
346 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

.THROUGH 7 AM...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KT IN THE MORNING.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ631-251545-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
346 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

.THROUGH 7 AM...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KT IN THE MORNING.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ632-251545-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
346 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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

.THROUGH 7 AM...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FT LATE.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KT IN THE MORNING.
WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

$$

ANZ634-251545-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
346 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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

.THROUGH 7 AM...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KT IN THE MORNING.
WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

$$

ANZ650-251545-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM-
346 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.THROUGH 7 AM...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.
.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
11 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS...BUILDING TO
4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT EARLY IN THE EVENING...DIMINISHING
TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT EARLY IN THE EVENING...SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ652-251545-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM-
346 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.THROUGH 7 AM...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 11 SECONDS.
.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
11 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS...BUILDING
TO 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT..
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT EARLY IN THE EVENING...DIMINISHING
TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ654-251545-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO
20 NM-
346 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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

.THROUGH 7 AM...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 10 SECONDS.
.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS... BUILDING TO
3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO
30 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

ANZ656-251545-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
346 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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

.THROUGH 7 AM...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY NE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY NE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

ANZ658-251545-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
346 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

.THROUGH 7 AM...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.
.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...MAINLY NE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 9 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

ANZ633-251545-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
346 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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

$$

ANZ635-251545-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
346 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

.THROUGH 7 AM...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ636-251545-
YORK RIVER-
346 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

.THROUGH 7 AM...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ637-251545-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
346 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

.THROUGH 7 AM...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ638-251545-
JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-
TUNNEL-
346 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

.THROUGH 7 AM...NW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

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