Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1018 AM EDT THU OCT 30 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

ANZ600-302230-
1018 AM EDT THU OCT 30 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...

WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE REGION THROUGH FRIDAY. A
POTENT UPPER TROUGH TRACKS ACROSS THE AREA SATURDAY...FOLLOWED BY
STRONG HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING INTO THE REGION SATURDAY NIGHT AND
SUNDAY.

$$

ANZ630-302230-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
1018 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. WAVES 5 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ631-302230-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
1018 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. WAVES 5 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ632-302230-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
1018 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. WAVES 5 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ634-302230-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
1018 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. WAVES 5 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ650-302230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM-
1018 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...MAINLY N SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...MAINLY N SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT... BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ652-302230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM-
1018 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...MAINLY N SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY N SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT... BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ654-302230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO
20 NM-
1018 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 7 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...MAINLY N SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT... BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ656-302230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
1018 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ658-302230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
1018 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT... BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT... BUILDING TO 7 TO
9 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ633-302230-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
1018 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ635-302230-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
1018 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ636-302230-
YORK RIVER-
1018 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ637-302230-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
1018 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 FT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ638-302230-
JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-
TUNNEL-
1018 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

GINGRICH




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