Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
946 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

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

ANZ600-260230-
946 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

.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 remain offshore through the weekend.

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ANZ630-260230-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
946 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

.REST OF TODAY...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. Showers and
tstms likely.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers. A
chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of tstms.
Showers likely, mainly in the evening.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers. A
chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight.
Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms in the evening.
.TUE...NW winds 5 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

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ANZ631-260230-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
946 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

.REST OF TODAY...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers. A
chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight.
Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms in the evening.
.TUE...NW winds 5 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

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ANZ632-260230-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
946 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

.REST OF TODAY...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers. A
chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of tstms
in the evening. A chance of showers.
.TUE...NW winds 5 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

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ANZ634-260230-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
946 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

.REST OF TODAY...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S. Waves 1 foot.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of showers
in the morning, then showers and tstms likely in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Showers and tstms
likely in the evening, then a chance of showers after midnight.
.TUE...NW winds 5 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

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ANZ650-260230-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
946 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

.REST OF TODAY...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S. Seas around 2
ft with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft with a dominant
period of 4 seconds.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft with a dominant
period of 5 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms in the
afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft with a
dominant period of 5 seconds. Showers and tstms likely.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of
showers. A chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely
with a chance of tstms.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers. A
chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Seas
2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms in the evening.
.TUE...N winds 5 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas around
3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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ANZ652-260230-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
946 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

.REST OF TODAY...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S. Seas around 2
ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft with a dominant
period of 4 seconds.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft with a dominant
period of 6 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms in the
afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft with a
dominant period of 5 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft, subsiding to
2 ft after midnight. A chance of showers and tstms.
.MON...S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers. A
chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Seas
2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms in the evening.
.TUE...NW winds 5 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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ANZ654-260230-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
946 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

.REST OF TODAY...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S. Seas around 2
ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.TONIGHT...S winds 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft with a dominant period
of 4 seconds.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft with a dominant
period of 8 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft with a dominant
period of 5 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SUN...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.MON...S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers. A
chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
tstms in the evening. A chance of showers.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ656-260230-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
946 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

.REST OF TODAY...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S. Seas around 2
ft with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 7 seconds.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft with a dominant
period of 8 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft with a
dominant period of 6 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms.
.SUN...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of tstms
in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.MON...S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers in the
morning, then showers and tstms likely in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers and
tstms likely in the evening, then a chance of showers after
midnight.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas
2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ658-260230-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
946 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

.REST OF TODAY...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft with a
dominant period of 8 seconds.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft with a dominant
period of 8 seconds.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft with a dominant
period of 8 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft with a
dominant period of 8 seconds.
.SUN...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.MON...S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely. Tstms
likely in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers and tstms
likely.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.
A chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the evening.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ633-260230-
Currituck Sound-
946 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

.REST OF TODAY...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Waves
1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Showers likely. Tstms
likely in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Showers and tstms
likely.
.TUE...W winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers. A chance
of tstms in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the evening.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ635-260230-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
946 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

.REST OF TODAY...S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Showers and tstms
likely.
.SUN...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers. A
chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.MON...S winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers. A chance
of tstms in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the evening.
.TUE...NW winds 5 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ636-260230-
York River-
946 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

.REST OF TODAY...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers. A
chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of tstms in
the evening. A chance of showers.
.TUE...NW winds 5 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ637-260230-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
946 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

.REST OF TODAY...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.MON...S winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers. A chance
of tstms in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers.
.TUE...W winds 5 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of tstms in the
evening. A chance of showers.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ638-260230-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
946 AM EDT Fri May 25 2018

.REST OF TODAY...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.SUN...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers in
the morning, then showers and tstms likely in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. Showers and tstms
likely in the evening, then a chance of showers after midnight.
.TUE...W winds 5 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of tstms in the
evening. A chance of showers.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

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