Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
1212 PM EST Sun Dec 5 2021

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

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1212 PM EST Sun Dec 5 2021

.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 pushes into New England this afternoon. A warm
front moves north Sunday night before a cold front crosses the
region late Monday. An unsettled pattern develops by the middle of
next week.

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Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
1212 PM EST Sun Dec 5 2021

.THIS AFTERNOON...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
A chance of showers.
.MON...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW late in the
evening, then becoming N 20 to 25 kt after midnight, diminishing
to 15 to 20 kt late. Waves 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers in the
evening.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Waves 3 to
4 ft, subsiding to 1 to 2 ft late in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
rain.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves around 2 ft. Rain likely.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
rain in the evening.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

$$

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Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
1212 PM EST Sun Dec 5 2021

.THIS AFTERNOON...E winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW late. Waves 1 foot. A
chance of showers.
.MON...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft, building to 3 ft in
the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW late in the
evening, then becoming N 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Waves 3 to
4 ft. A chance of showers in the evening.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt. Waves 3 to
4 ft, subsiding to 1 to 2 ft in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
rain.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Rain likely.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 3 ft. A chance of
rain in the evening.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

$$

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Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
1212 PM EST Sun Dec 5 2021

.THIS AFTERNOON...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves
1 foot. A chance of showers until early morning.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the late
morning and afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft, building to 3 ft late.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW in the late
evening and early morning, then becoming N 15 to 20 kt late.
Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers in the evening.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt. Waves 3 to
4 ft, subsiding to 2 ft in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt late.
Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Rain likely.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
rain in the evening.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

$$

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Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
1212 PM EST Sun Dec 5 2021

.THIS AFTERNOON...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves
around 2 ft. A chance of showers until early morning.
.MON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW after midnight,
then becoming N 15 to 20 kt late. Waves 3 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers in the evening.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 3 to 4 ft, subsiding to 2 ft late.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
rain.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Rain likely.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 3 ft. A chance of
rain in the evening.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

$$

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Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
1212 PM EST Sun Dec 5 2021

.THIS AFTERNOON...E winds 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Mainly SE
swell. Dominant period 6 seconds.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S late. Seas around
3 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds. A chance of showers.
.MON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the
late morning and afternoon. Seas 5 to 6 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW 20 to 25 kt after
midnight. Seas 5 to 6 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds. A chance of
showers in the evening.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to
5 ft, subsiding to 2 to 3 ft in the afternoon. Dominant period
7 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly SE
swell. Dominant period 8 seconds. A chance of rain.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Rain likely.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of rain in the evening.
.THU...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

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Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
1212 PM EST Sun Dec 5 2021

.THIS AFTERNOON...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Dominant
period 6 seconds.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE 10 to 15 kt after
midnight, then becoming SW late. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds. A chance of showers.
.MON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt late in
the evening, then becoming NW 20 to 25 kt after midnight. Seas
4 to 5 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds. A chance of showers in the
evening.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to
5 ft, subsiding to 2 to 3 ft in the afternoon. Dominant period
6 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt late.
Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds. A chance of rain.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Rain likely.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of rain in the evening.
.THU...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

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Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
1212 PM EST Sun Dec 5 2021

.THIS AFTERNOON...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Dominant
period 6 seconds.
.TONIGHT...E winds 10 kt, becoming SW late. Seas around 3 ft.
Dominant period 9 seconds. A chance of showers.
.MON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt late in
the evening, then becoming NW 15 to 20 kt after midnight,
becoming N 20 to 25 kt late. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Dominant period
9 seconds. A chance of showers in the evening.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to
5 ft, subsiding to 2 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant
period 9 seconds. A chance of rain.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Rain likely.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of rain in the evening.
.THU...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft.

$$

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Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
1212 PM EST Sun Dec 5 2021

.THIS AFTERNOON...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Dominant
period 9 seconds.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Seas
3 to 4 ft. Mainly E swell. Dominant period 9 seconds. A chance of
showers until early morning.
.MON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt after
midnight, then becoming N 20 to 25 kt late. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
Dominant period 9 seconds. A chance of showers in the evening.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 5 to 6 ft, subsiding to 3 to 4 ft in the late
morning and afternoon. Dominant period 9 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Dominant
period 9 seconds. A chance of rain.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Rain likely.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of rain in the evening.
.THU...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

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Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
1212 PM EST Sun Dec 5 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...

.THIS AFTERNOON...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Dominant
period 9 seconds. A slight chance of showers late.
.TONIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S after midnight. Seas
3 to 4 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds. A chance of showers until
early morning.
.MON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Dominant period
6 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW with gusts to
30 kt after midnight, then becoming N 20 to 25 kt late. Seas 4 to
5 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds.
.TUE...N winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to
6 ft, subsiding to 3 ft. Dominant period 9 seconds. A chance of
rain in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Dominant
period 9 seconds. A chance of rain.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas around 3 ft, building to 4 to 5 ft in the
afternoon. Rain likely.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of
rain in the evening.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

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Currituck Sound-
1212 PM EST Sun Dec 5 2021

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A slight
chance of showers late.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves
less than 1 foot and light chop. A chance of showers until early
morning.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW with gusts to
30 kt after midnight, then becoming N 20 to 25 kt late. Waves
1 to 2 ft, increasing to around 2 ft late.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves around 2 ft, diminishing to 1 to 2 ft in the
afternoon. A chance of rain in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
rain.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft, diminishing to less than 1 foot and
light chop in the afternoon. Rain likely.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
rain in the evening.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves less than 1 foot and light
chop.

$$

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Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
1212 PM EST Sun Dec 5 2021

.THIS AFTERNOON...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves less than 1 foot and
light chop.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight, then
becoming SW late. Waves less than 1 foot and light chop,
diminishing to flat after midnight, then increasing to less than
1 foot and light chop late. A chance of showers.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt in the late
morning and afternoon. Waves less than 1 foot and light chop,
increasing to 1 to 2 ft in the late morning and afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW in the late
evening and overnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers in
the evening.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt late. Waves
1 to 2 ft, diminishing to less than 1 foot and light chop late.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves less than 1 foot and
light chop. A chance of rain.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves less than 1 foot and light chop.
Rain likely.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 kt. Waves less than 1 foot and light
chop. A chance of rain in the evening.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves less than 1 foot and light chop.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves less than 1 foot and light
chop.

$$

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York River-
1212 PM EST Sun Dec 5 2021

.THIS AFTERNOON...E winds 10 kt. Waves less than 1 foot and light
chop.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Waves
less than 1 foot and light chop, diminishing to flat late in the
evening, then increasing to less than 1 foot and light chop after
midnight. A chance of showers until early morning.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the late
morning and afternoon. Waves less than 1 foot and light chop,
increasing to 1 to 2 ft in the late morning and afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW in the late
evening and overnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers in
the evening.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft, diminishing to less than 1 foot and
light chop in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves less than 1 foot and
light chop. A chance of rain.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves less than 1 foot and light chop.
Rain likely.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves less than 1 foot and light
chop. A chance of rain in the evening.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves less than 1 foot and light chop.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves less than 1 foot and light
chop.

$$

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James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
1212 PM EST Sun Dec 5 2021

.THIS AFTERNOON...E winds 10 kt. Waves less than 1 foot and light
chop.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Waves
less than 1 foot and light chop, diminishing to flat late in the
evening, then increasing to less than 1 foot and light chop after
midnight. A chance of showers until early morning.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt in the late
morning and afternoon. Waves less than 1 foot and light chop,
increasing to 1 to 2 ft in the late morning and afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW in the late
evening and early morning, then becoming N late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
A chance of showers in the evening.
.TUE...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft, diminishing to less than 1 foot and
light chop in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves less than 1 foot and
light chop. A chance of rain.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves less than 1 foot and light chop.
Rain likely.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 kt. Waves less than 1 foot and light
chop. A chance of rain in the evening.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves less than 1 foot and light chop.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves less than 1 foot and light
chop.

$$

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James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
1212 PM EST Sun Dec 5 2021

.THIS AFTERNOON...E winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves
1 foot. A chance of showers until early morning.
.MON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW after midnight,
then becoming N 15 to 20 kt late. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers in the evening.
.TUE...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
rain.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Rain likely.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
rain in the evening.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

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