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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
739 AM EDT Sat Sep 26 2020

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

ANZ600-270015-
739 AM EDT Sat Sep 26 2020

.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...

Low pressure lifts northeast just off the North Carolina coast
today. High pressure then builds into the region for Sunday into
Monday. A cold front will cross the local area Wednesday into
Thursday, and will linger just offshore into Friday.

$$

ANZ630-270015-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
739 AM EDT Sat Sep 26 2020

.TODAY...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late
this morning and afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Patchy fog early
this morning. Showers likely with a slight chance of tstms early
this morning, then a chance of showers late this morning and
afternoon.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N late. Waves 1 foot. A
chance of showers in the evening. Patchy fog after midnight with
vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.SUN...NW winds 5 kt, becoming S 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Waves 1 foot. Patchy fog in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...S winds 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of showers.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
showers.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ631-270015-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
739 AM EDT Sat Sep 26 2020

.TODAY...E winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A slight chance of tstms
early this morning. Patchy fog early this morning. A chance of
showers.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N late. Waves 1 foot. A
chance of showers in the evening. Patchy fog after midnight with
vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.SUN...NW winds 5 kt, becoming S 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Waves 1 foot. Patchy fog in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...S winds 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of showers.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
tstms in the evening. A chance of showers.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
showers.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ632-270015-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
739 AM EDT Sat Sep 26 2020

.TODAY...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt this
afternoon. Waves around 2 ft. A slight chance of tstms early this
morning. Patchy fog early this morning. A chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N late. Waves 1 foot. A
chance of showers in the evening. Patchy fog after midnight with
vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.SUN...NW winds 5 kt, becoming SE 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Waves 1 foot. Patchy fog in the morning with vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...S winds 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of showers.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of showers.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of showers.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ634-270015-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
739 AM EDT Sat Sep 26 2020

.TODAY...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt this
afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers with a slight
chance of tstms early this morning, then a chance of showers late
this morning and afternoon.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW late. Waves around
2 ft. A chance of showers in the evening. Patchy fog after
midnight with vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.SUN...NW winds 5 kt, becoming SE 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Waves around 2 ft. Patchy fog in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.TUE...S winds 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of showers.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ650-270015-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
739 AM EDT Sat Sep 26 2020

.TODAY...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly SE swell with a
dominant period of 10 seconds. A slight chance of tstms early
this morning. A chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE late. Seas around
3 ft. Mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds. A
chance of showers in the evening. Patchy fog after midnight.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas
around 3 ft. Mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds.
Patchy fog in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Mainly SE
swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Mainly SE swell with
a dominant period of 7 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft with a
dominant period of 8 seconds.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of
showers.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of
showers.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ652-270015-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
739 AM EDT Sat Sep 26 2020

.TODAY...SE winds 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Mainly SE swell with a
dominant period of 10 seconds. A slight chance of tstms early
this morning. A chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N late. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds. A chance of
showers in the evening. Patchy fog after midnight.
.SUN...NW winds 5 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas around
3 ft. Mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds. Patchy
fog in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Mainly SE
swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Mainly SE swell with
a dominant period of 7 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft with a
dominant period of 8 seconds.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of
showers.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ654-270015-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
739 AM EDT Sat Sep 26 2020

.TODAY...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft with a dominant
period of 10 seconds. A slight chance of tstms early this
morning. A chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N late. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds. A chance of
showers in the evening. Patchy fog after midnight.
.SUN...NW winds 5 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas around
3 ft. Mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds. Patchy
fog in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Mainly SE
swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Mainly SE swell with
a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft with a
dominant period of 8 seconds.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of
showers.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ656-270015-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
739 AM EDT Sat Sep 26 2020

.TODAY...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt this
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds.
Showers likely with a slight chance of tstms early this morning,
then a chance of showers late this morning and afternoon.
.TONIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt in the
late evening and early morning, then becoming N late. Seas 3 to
4 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds. A chance of showers in
the evening. Patchy fog after midnight with vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.SUN...NW winds 5 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas around
3 ft. Mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds. Patchy
fog in the morning with vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 7 seconds.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly SE swell with a
dominant period of 9 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft with a
dominant period of 8 seconds.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ658-270015-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
739 AM EDT Sat Sep 26 2020

.TODAY...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 6 seconds. Showers likely with a slight chance of tstms
early this morning, then a chance of showers late this morning
and afternoon.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Seas
3 to 4 ft. Mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds. A
chance of showers in the evening. Patchy fog after midnight.
.SUN...N winds 5 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas around
3 ft. Mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds. Patchy
fog in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Mainly SE
swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly SE swell with a
dominant period of 9 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly SE swell with
a dominant period of 8 seconds. A chance of showers after
midnight.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
A chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of
tstms in the evening. A chance of showers.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ633-270015-
Currituck Sound-
739 AM EDT Sat Sep 26 2020

.TODAY...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt late this
morning and afternoon. Waves 1 foot. Showers likely with a slight
chance of tstms early this morning, then a chance of showers late
this morning and afternoon.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Waves
1 foot. A chance of showers in the evening. Patchy fog after
midnight with vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.SUN...N winds 5 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
Patchy fog in the morning with vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers in
the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers. A
chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of tstms in
the evening. A chance of showers.
.WED...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ635-270015-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
739 AM EDT Sat Sep 26 2020

.TODAY...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Patchy fog early this
morning. Showers likely with a slight chance of tstms early this
morning, then a chance of showers late this morning and
afternoon.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Waves
1 foot. A chance of showers in the evening. Patchy fog after
midnight.
.SUN...NW winds 5 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
Patchy fog in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers. A
chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of tstms
in the evening. A chance of showers.
.WED...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ636-270015-
York River-
739 AM EDT Sat Sep 26 2020

.TODAY...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A slight chance of
tstms early this morning. Patchy fog early this morning. A chance
of showers.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW late. Waves 1 foot. A
chance of showers in the evening. Patchy fog after midnight with
vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.SUN...NW winds 5 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
Patchy fog in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers in
the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers in the evening.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers.
.WED...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ637-270015-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
739 AM EDT Sat Sep 26 2020

.TODAY...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Patchy fog early this
morning. A chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW late. Waves 1 foot. A
chance of showers in the evening. Patchy fog after midnight with
vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.SUN...W winds 5 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
Patchy fog in the morning with vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers in
the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers in the evening.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers.
.WED...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers.

$$

ANZ638-270015-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
739 AM EDT Sat Sep 26 2020

.TODAY...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
A slight chance of tstms early this morning. Patchy fog early this
morning. A chance of showers.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW late. Waves 1 foot. A
chance of showers in the evening. Patchy fog after midnight with
vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.SUN...NW winds 5 kt, becoming SE 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Waves 1 foot. Patchy fog in the morning with vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers in
the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers in the evening.
.TUE...S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers.
.WED...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

BROWN



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