Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1032 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 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

ANZ600-222230-
1032 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 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 BUILDS ACROSS THE REGION FROM THE NORTHWEST THROUGH
SATURDAY...BEFORE SLIDING OFF THE COAST ON SUNDAY.

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ANZ630-222230-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
1032 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

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ANZ631-222230-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
1032 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

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ANZ632-222230-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
1032 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

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ANZ634-222230-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
1032 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

$$

ANZ650-222230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM-
1032 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.REST OF TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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ANZ652-222230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM-
1032 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.REST OF TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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ANZ654-222230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO
20 NM-
1032 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6
SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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ANZ656-222230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
1032 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS LATE.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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ANZ658-222230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
1032 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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ANZ633-222230-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
1032 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ635-222230-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
1032 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ636-222230-
YORK RIVER-
1032 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

ANZ637-222230-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
1032 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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ANZ638-222230-
JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-
TUNNEL-
1032 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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