Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
659 PM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

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

ANZ600-300615-
659 PM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.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 DRIFTS OFF THE MID-ATLANTIC COAST THIS WEEKEND. A WEAK
AREA OF LOW PRESSURE LIFTS ALONG THE SOUTHEAST COAST TONIGHT INTO
SUNDAY MORNING. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS BACK OVER THE REGION EARLY NEXT
WEEK.

$$

ANZ630-300615-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
659 PM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.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...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ631-300615-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
659 PM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.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...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ632-300615-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
659 PM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W LATE IN THE MORNING... THEN BECOMING
S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ634-300615-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
659 PM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W LATE IN THE MORNING... THEN BECOMING
S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT.

$$

ANZ650-300615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM-
659 PM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...
MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN
BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
10 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

ANZ652-300615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM-
659 PM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...
MAINLY E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W LATE IN THE MORNING... THEN BECOMING S
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

ANZ654-300615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO
20 NM-
659 PM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W LATE IN THE MORNING... THEN BECOMING
S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

ANZ656-300615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
659 PM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W LATE IN THE MORNING... THEN BECOMING
S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ658-300615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
659 PM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ633-300615-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
659 PM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN
BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ635-300615-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
659 PM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S 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...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ636-300615-
YORK RIVER-
659 PM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TONIGHT...S 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...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NE EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN
BECOMING SE LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ637-300615-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
659 PM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TONIGHT...SE 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...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING N EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON... THEN
BECOMING E LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ638-300615-
JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-
TUNNEL-
659 PM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND
EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING NE LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W LATE IN THE MORNING... THEN BECOMING
SW IN THE AFTERNOON. 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...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING N EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON... THEN
BECOMING E LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ALEXANDER



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