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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
943 PM EST Sun Dec 17 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

ANZ600-181015-
943 PM EST Sun Dec 17 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...

The local area remains in between weak low pressure along the
Gulf coast and strong low pressure over Canada Monday and Tuesday.
A cold front pushes through the region Tuesday night, then stalls
over the Carolinas on Wednesday. Low pressure moves along the
front and pushes off the southeast coast Wednesday night into
Thursday.

$$

ANZ630-181015-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
943 PM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.OVERNIGHT...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...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain.

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ANZ631-181015-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
943 PM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.OVERNIGHT...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...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain.

$$

ANZ632-181015-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
943 PM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.OVERNIGHT...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...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft...building to
2 to 3 ft late.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft...subsiding to 1 foot in the
afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
rain.

$$

ANZ634-181015-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
943 PM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON...W winds 10 kt...becoming SW late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
rain until early morning.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.FRI...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
rain.

$$

ANZ650-181015-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
943 PM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.OVERNIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft... mainly E
swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft...mainly S swell with
a dominant period of 5 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft...mainly S swell
with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.FRI...SE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of
rain.

$$

ANZ652-181015-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
943 PM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.OVERNIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft... mainly SE
swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds. A slight chance of
rain late this evening.
.MON...W winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft...mainly S swell with a
dominant period of 5 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft...mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.FRI...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... building to
3 to 4 ft after midnight. A chance of rain.

$$

ANZ654-181015-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
943 PM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft... mainly E swell
with a dominant period of 10 seconds. A slight chance of rain
late this evening.
.MON...W winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft...mainly S swell with a
dominant period of 7 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft... mainly SE
swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... building to
3 to 4 ft after midnight.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft... subsiding to 2 ft
in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.FRI...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... building to
3 to 4 ft after midnight. A chance of rain.

$$

ANZ656-181015-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
943 PM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft... mainly E swell
with a dominant period of 10 seconds. A slight chance of rain
late this evening.
.MON...W winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft...mainly SE swell with a
dominant period of 7 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft... mainly E
swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain in
the afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... building to 3 to
4 ft after midnight. A chance of rain until early morning.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft... subsiding to 2 to
3 ft in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas
around 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain.

$$

ANZ658-181015-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
943 PM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.OVERNIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft... mainly E
swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds. A slight chance of
rain late this evening.
.MON...W winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft...mainly E swell with a
dominant period of 7 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft...mainly E swell
with a dominant period of 10 seconds.
.TUE...W winds 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft...mainly E swell with a
dominant period of 8 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... building to 4 to
5 ft. A chance of rain until early morning.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft... building to 4 to
5 ft after midnight. A chance of rain.

$$

ANZ633-181015-
Currituck Sound-
943 PM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A slight chance of rain
late this evening.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain
until early morning.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SE in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.

$$

ANZ635-181015-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
943 PM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.


$$

ANZ636-181015-
York River-
943 PM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...W winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.


$$

ANZ637-181015-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
943 PM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...W 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 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.


$$

ANZ638-181015-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
943 PM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.OVERNIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain in the
afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft...building to
2 to 3 ft late. A chance of rain until early morning.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.

$$

Butner


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