Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
336 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

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

ANZ600-161615-
336 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.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...

Low pressure pushes farther offshore today as high pressure builds
over the Southeast states. The high then slides off the coast
Sunday into Monday.

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ANZ630-161615-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
336 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...NW winds 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TODAY...W winds 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late.
Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 5 kt...becoming S in the late morning and
afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

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ANZ631-161615-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
336 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...NW winds 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.TODAY...SW winds 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late.
Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

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ANZ632-161615-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
336 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...NW winds 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.TODAY...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming W 5 to 10 kt late.
Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

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ANZ634-161615-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
336 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...NW winds 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.TODAY...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

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ANZ650-161615-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
336 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 5 seconds.
.TODAY...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 5 seconds...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 5 seconds in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming NW 5 to 10 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 5 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 5 kt...becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 1 to
2 ft...mainly S swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.MON...W winds 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft... building to 3 ft
in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NW 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

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ANZ652-161615-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
336 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a
dominant period of 4 seconds.
.TODAY...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 5 seconds...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 5 seconds in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 5 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 5 kt...becoming S in the late morning and
afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 ft...mainly S swell with a dominant period
of 11 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.MON...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft... building to 3 ft
in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NW 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ654-161615-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
336 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a
dominant period of 4 seconds.
.TODAY...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 4 seconds...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 4 seconds in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 kt late. Seas
2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 5 seconds.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft... mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 10 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.MON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft... building to 3 ft
in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NW 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft after midnight.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ656-161615-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
336 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a
dominant period of 4 seconds.
.TODAY...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 5 seconds.
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft with a dominant
period of 6 seconds.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft... mainly E swell with
a dominant period of 10 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.MON...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... building to
3 to 4 ft after midnight.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ658-161615-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
336 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 5 seconds.
.TODAY...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 6 seconds...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 6 seconds in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft with a dominant
period of 7 seconds.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft... mainly E swell with
a dominant period of 10 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.MON...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ633-161615-
Currituck Sound-
336 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TODAY...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. 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...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ635-161615-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
336 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...W winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TODAY...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...W winds 5 kt...becoming S in the late morning and
afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ636-161615-
York River-
336 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TODAY...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...SW winds 5 kt. 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...W winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ637-161615-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
336 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...W winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TODAY...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. 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...W winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

$$

ANZ638-161615-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
336 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...W winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TODAY...W winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

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