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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
116 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 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

ANZ600-241330-
116 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 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...

A cold front approaches from the west today, then pushes across
the waters tonight. Another cold front pushes across the area
Monday night with high pressure returning through the middle of
next week.

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ANZ630-241330-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
116 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW winds 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft... building to
3 to 4 ft late.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft in the late
morning and afternoon. A chance of showers in the morning, then a
chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft... subsiding to 1 foot
in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Waves
1 to 2 ft.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NE late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight.
Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ631-241330-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
116 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW winds 20 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft in the late
morning and afternoon. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms in
the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming E late. Waves 1 to 2 ft...
subsiding to 1 foot in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt...becoming SW late in the evening,
then becoming NW after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming E late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SW after midnight.
Waves 1 foot.

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ632-241330-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
116 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW winds 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft... building to
3 to 4 ft late.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft in the late
morning and afternoon. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms in
the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the evening, then a chance of showers after
midnight.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming E late. Waves 1 to 2 ft...
subsiding to 1 foot in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight.
Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON...N winds 5 to 10 kt...diminishing to 5 kt early in the
afternoon, then becoming S late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
1 to 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SW after midnight.
Waves 1 foot.

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ634-241330-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
116 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW winds 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft... building to
3 to 4 ft late.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft in the
afternoon. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms in the
afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of tstms in
the evening. A chance of showers until early morning.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming E late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight.
Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NE early in the afternoon,
then becoming E late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Waves
around 2 ft.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
around 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SW after midnight.
Waves around 2 ft.

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ650-241330-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
116 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft with a
dominant period of 6 seconds.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt...
diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft with a dominant period
of 7 seconds...subsiding to 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of
8 seconds in the afternoon. A chance of showers in the morning,
then a chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft... subsiding to
2 to 3 ft after midnight...mainly S swell with a dominant period
of 8 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 10 kt...becoming W in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
3 ft...mainly S swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... mainly S
swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds in the evening.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SW late. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

Winds and seas higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ652-241330-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
116 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft with a
dominant period of 6 seconds.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt...
diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft with a dominant period
of 6 seconds...subsiding to 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of
7 seconds. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms in the
afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to
2 to 3 ft after midnight...mainly S swell with a dominant period
of 8 seconds.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... mainly S swell with
a dominant period of 7 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight.
Seas 1 to 2 ft...mainly S swell with a dominant period of
7 seconds in the evening.
.MON...NW winds 5 kt...becoming W in the afternoon. Seas 1 to
2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

Winds and seas higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ654-241330-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
116 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a
dominant period of 7 seconds.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt...
diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period
of 7 seconds...subsiding to 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of
8 seconds in the afternoon. A chance of showers. A chance of
tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly SE swell with
a dominant period of 8 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms in
the evening, then a chance of showers after midnight.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly SE swell with
a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight.
Seas 1 to 2 ft...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of
8 seconds in the evening.
.MON...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW early in the afternoon,
then becoming SE late. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

Winds and seas higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ656-241330-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
116 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a
dominant period of 7 seconds.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt...
diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period
of 7 seconds...subsiding to 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of
6 seconds in the afternoon. A chance of showers. A chance of
tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly SE swell with
a dominant period of 8 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms in
the evening, then a chance of showers after midnight.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming E late. Seas 2 to 3 ft...
mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W after midnight. Seas
1 to 2 ft...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds
in the evening.
.MON...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming E late. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas
around 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SW after midnight.
Seas around 2 ft.

Winds and seas higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ658-241330-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
116 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant
period of 7 seconds.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to around 30 kt...
diminishing to 10 to 15 kt late. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant
period of 7 seconds...subsiding to 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 7 seconds in the late morning and afternoon. A chance
of showers and tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 9 seconds. A chance of tstms in the evening. Showers
likely until early morning. A chance of showers late.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming E late. Seas 2 to 3 ft...
mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds. A chance of
showers early in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W after midnight. Seas
1 to 2 ft...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds
in the evening.
.MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming W late. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas
around 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt...becoming S after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft.

Winds and seas higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ633-241330-
Currituck Sound-
116 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW winds 20 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms in the
afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of tstms
in the evening. Showers likely until early morning. A chance of
showers late.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming E late. Waves 1 foot. A
chance of showers early in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 kt...becoming W late. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt...becoming S after midnight. Waves
1 foot.

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ635-241330-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
116 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW winds 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 20 kt...becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the late
morning and afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers in
the morning, then a chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...NW winds 10 kt...diminishing to 5 kt early in the
afternoon, then becoming W late. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.MON...NW winds 5 kt...becoming SW late. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.TUE...NW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ636-241330-
York River-
116 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW winds 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 20 kt...becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the late
morning and afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers. A
chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W late. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight.
Waves 1 foot.
.MON...NW winds 5 kt...becoming SW late. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...NW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ637-241330-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
116 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW winds 20 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...SW winds 20 kt...becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the late
morning and afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers. A
chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms early in the evening, then a chance of showers
in the late evening and early morning.
.SUN...N winds 10 kt...becoming W in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON...NW winds 5 kt...becoming SW late. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 kt. Waves around 2 ft... subsiding to 1 foot in
the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ638-241330-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
116 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW winds 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 20 kt...becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the late
morning and afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers. A
chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of tstms in
the evening. A chance of showers until early morning.
.SUN...N winds 10 kt...diminishing to 5 kt early in the
afternoon, then becoming W late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight.
Waves 1 foot.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SW late. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.

$$



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