Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1232 AM EDT MON JUL 28 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

ANZ600-281230-
1232 AM EDT MON JUL 28 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...

A STRONG COLD FRONT CROSSES THE WATERS LATE TONIGHT AND MONDAY.
HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE MID ATLANTIC REGION FROM THE NORTHWEST
TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

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ANZ630-281230-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
1232 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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

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ANZ631-281230-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
1232 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

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ANZ632-281230-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
1232 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

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ANZ634-281230-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
1232 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

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

$$

ANZ650-281230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM-
1232 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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

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ANZ652-281230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM-
1232 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

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ANZ654-281230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO
20 NM-
1232 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

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ANZ656-281230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
1232 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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

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ANZ658-281230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
1232 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

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ANZ633-281230-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
1232 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING WITH VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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

$$

ANZ635-281230-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
1232 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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

$$

ANZ636-281230-
YORK RIVER-
1232 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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

$$

ANZ637-281230-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
1232 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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

$$

ANZ638-281230-
JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-
TUNNEL-
1232 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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

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