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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
332 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 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

ANZ600-201530-
332 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 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...

High pressure remains over the Mid Atlantic region through Saturday,
and gradually slides off the coast on Sunday. A cold front will
approach from the west on Monday, and push through the waters late
Tuesday and Tuesday night.

$$

ANZ630-201530-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
332 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TODAY...NW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft. Showers likely.

$$

ANZ631-201530-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
332 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...SE winds 5 kt...increasing to 5 to 10 kt late. Waves
1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft. Showers likely.

$$

ANZ632-201530-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
332 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...SE winds 5 kt...increasing to 5 to 10 kt late. Waves
1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft. Showers likely.

$$

ANZ634-201530-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
332 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...W winds 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN...E winds 5 kt...becoming SE late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft... building to 3 to
4 ft in the afternoon. Showers likely.

$$

ANZ650-201530-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
332 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.SAT...E winds 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly SE swell with a
dominant period of 8 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.SUN...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... building to
3 to 4 ft after midnight. A chance of showers.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 20 kt...increasing to 20 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft...building to 6 to 8 ft in the
afternoon. Showers likely.

$$

ANZ652-201530-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
332 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.SAT...E winds 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly SE swell with a
dominant period of 8 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.SUN...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... building to
3 to 4 ft after midnight. A chance of showers.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 20 kt...increasing to 20 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft...building to 5 to 7 ft in the
afternoon. Showers likely.

$$

ANZ654-201530-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
332 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.SAT...NE winds 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly SE swell with a
dominant period of 8 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... mainly E swell with
a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.SUN...SE winds 5 kt...increasing to 5 to 10 kt late. Seas 1 to
2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.MON...S winds 5 kt...becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas around
2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... building to
3 to 4 ft after midnight. A chance of showers.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft... building to 5 to
7 ft in the afternoon. Showers likely.

$$

ANZ656-201530-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
332 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... mainly SE
swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.SAT...NE winds 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly E swell with a
dominant period of 8 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft...mainly E swell
with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.SUN...E winds 5 kt...becoming SE late. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... building to
3 to 4 ft after midnight. A chance of showers.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft... building to 5 to
7 ft in the afternoon. Showers likely.

$$

ANZ658-201530-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
332 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... mainly E
swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly E swell with
a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly E swell with a
dominant period of 8 seconds.
.SAT...NE winds 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly E swell with a
dominant period of 8 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly E swell with a
dominant period of 8 seconds.
.SUN...E winds 5 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft... building to 5 to
7 ft in the afternoon. Showers likely.

$$

ANZ633-201530-
Currituck Sound-
332 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...W winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 NM
or less.
.TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Patchy fog early in
the morning WITH Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...SE winds 5 kt...increasing to 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Showers likely.

$$

ANZ635-201530-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
332 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Patchy fog.
Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Patchy fog early in
the morning WITH Vsby 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...N winds 5 kt...becoming E in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Showers likely.

$$

ANZ636-201530-
York River-
332 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...W winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...N winds 5 kt...becoming E in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...S winds 5 kt...increasing to 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Showers likely.

$$

ANZ637-201530-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
332 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...N winds 5 kt...becoming E in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...S winds 5 kt...increasing to 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Showers likely.

$$

ANZ638-201530-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
332 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.THROUGH 7 AM...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...S winds 5 kt...becoming SE in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Showers likely.

$$

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