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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
941 PM EST Thu Dec 14 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

ANZ600-151015-
941 PM EST Thu Dec 14 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 will slide over the region late tonight while low
pressure will pass just south of the coast on Friday. High  pressure
will build over the area this weekend.

$$

ANZ630-151015-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
941 PM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft... subsiding
to 1 to 2 ft after midnight.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain and
snow in the afternoon. Vsby 1 to 3 NM late.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt...becoming W 15 to 20 kt in the late
evening and overnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...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. A chance of rain.
.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 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ631-151015-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
941 PM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain early
in the afternoon. A chance of rain and snow late.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...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. A chance of rain.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ632-151015-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
941 PM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming N late. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming W 15 to 20 kt in the
late evening and overnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 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. A chance of rain.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain.

$$

ANZ634-151015-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
941 PM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 3 ft...subsiding
to 2 ft after midnight.
.FRI...E winds 10 kt...diminishing to 5 kt early in the
afternoon, then becoming N late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT...W winds 15 kt...diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 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 to 2 ft. A chance of
rain.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
rain.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of rain.

$$

ANZ650-151015-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
941 PM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

.OVERNIGHT...N 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 after midnight.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft... mainly NE swell
with a dominant period of 10 seconds. Rain and snow likely in the
afternoon WITH Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming W 20 to 25 kt with
gusts to around 30 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft... building to 3 to 4 ft. A
chance of rain and snow early in the evening, then a chance of
rain late in the evening.
.SAT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt...becoming
W 15 to 20 kt with gusts to around 30 kt in the late morning and
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft... subsiding to 2 to 3 ft in the
afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... subsiding to
1 to 2 ft after midnight.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
rain.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ652-151015-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
941 PM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NE 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 after midnight.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft... mainly E swell with
a dominant period of 9 seconds. Rain likely early in the
afternoon. Rain and snow likely late. Vsby 1 to 3 NM late.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt
with gusts to around 30 kt in the late evening and overnight.
Seas 1 to 2 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft... subsiding to 2 to
3 ft in the late morning and afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain.
.MON...SW winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ654-151015-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
941 PM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 5 seconds.
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming N late. Seas 1 to 2 ft...
building to 2 to 3 ft late...mainly E swell with a dominant
period of 8 seconds. A chance of rain in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... subsiding to 1 to
2 ft in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of rain.
.MON...SW winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of rain.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.TUE...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ656-151015-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
941 PM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NE 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 after midnight.
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW late. Seas 1 to 2 ft...
building to 2 to 3 ft late...mainly E swell with a dominant
period of 5 seconds.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...building to
3 to 4 ft in the late evening and overnight.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft...subsiding to 1 to 2 ft in the
afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of rain.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of rain.
.TUE...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of rain.

$$

ANZ658-151015-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
941 PM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NE winds 15 kt...diminishing to 10 kt after
midnight. 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 late.
.FRI...SE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W 10 to 15 kt late. Seas
2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...building to
3 to 4 ft in the late evening and overnight.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
rain.
.MON...SW winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of rain.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of rain.
.TUE...W winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of rain.

$$

ANZ633-151015-
Currituck Sound-
941 PM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...SE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W late. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...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. A chance of rain.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.

$$

ANZ635-151015-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
941 PM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NE winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW late. Waves 1 foot. A
chance of rain early in the afternoon. A chance of rain and snow
late.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt in
the late evening and overnight. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...W winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.
.MON...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...W winds 5 kt...increasing to 10 kt in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot.

$$

ANZ636-151015-
York River-
941 PM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW late. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt in
the late evening and overnight. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...W winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.
.MON...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.

$$

ANZ637-151015-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
941 PM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NE winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW late. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt in
the late evening and overnight. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...W winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.
.MON...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.

$$

ANZ638-151015-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
941 PM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW late. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...W winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.
.MON...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.

$$

Butner



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