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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
1251 AM EST Sun Feb 17 2019

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

ANZ600-171830-
1251 AM EST Sun Feb 17 2019

.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 briefly returns overnight. Another low pressure
area approaches from the southwest Sunday, and lifts northeast off
the Mid Atlantic coast Monday morning. High pressure builds north
of the local area Monday into Tuesday, with more unsettled
conditions returning for midweek.

$$

ANZ630-171830-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
1251 AM EST Sun Feb 17 2019

.REST OF TONIGHT...N winds 15 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt late.
Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Waves 1 to
2 ft. A chance of rain in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight.
Waves 1 foot. Rain.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain in
the morning.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Rain and snow.
Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight.
Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.

$$

ANZ631-171830-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
1251 AM EST Sun Feb 17 2019

.REST OF TONIGHT...N winds 15 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt late.
Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Waves 1 to
2 ft. A chance of rain in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt, becoming SW in the late evening and
overnight. Waves 1 foot. Rain.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain in
the morning.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Rain.
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain in the evening, then
rain likely after midnight.

$$

ANZ632-171830-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
1251 AM EST Sun Feb 17 2019

.REST OF TONIGHT...N winds 15 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt late.
Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain in
the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW late. Waves 1 foot.
Rain.
.MON...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain in
the morning.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Rain.
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain in the evening, then
rain likely after midnight.

$$

ANZ634-171830-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
1251 AM EST Sun Feb 17 2019

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE winds 15 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt late.
Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of rain in the
afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW late. Waves 1 to
2 ft. Rain.
.MON...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain in
the morning.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt, becoming N in the late evening and
overnight. Waves around 2 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Rain.
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt, becoming W after midnight. Waves
2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain in the evening, then rain likely
after midnight.

$$

ANZ650-171830-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
1251 AM EST Sun Feb 17 2019

.REST OF TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas around 3 ft with a
dominant period of 8 seconds.
.SUN...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Mainly SE swell with
a dominant period of 8 seconds. A chance of rain in the
afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Seas
around 3 ft. Mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
Rain.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 8 seconds. A chance of rain in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt in the
evening. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of
rain and snow in the evening, then rain and snow likely after
midnight with vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Rain with a chance of
snow in the morning, then rain likely in the afternoon. Vsby 1 to
3 NM in the morning.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S after midnight.
Seas around 4 ft. A chance of rain.

$$

ANZ652-171830-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
1251 AM EST Sun Feb 17 2019

.REST OF TONIGHT...N winds 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft with a
dominant period of 8 seconds.
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft with a dominant
period of 8 seconds. A chance of rain in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Seas
around 3 ft. Mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
Rain.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 8 seconds. A chance of rain in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft, subsiding to 2 ft in
the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of
rain and snow in the evening, then rain likely after midnight
with vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW after midnight.
Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of rain in the evening, then rain likely
after midnight.

$$

ANZ654-171830-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
1251 AM EST Sun Feb 17 2019

.REST OF TONIGHT...N winds 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft with a
dominant period of 8 seconds.
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft with a dominant
period of 8 seconds. A chance of rain in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Seas 2 to
3 ft. Mainly E swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds. Rain.
.MON...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period
of 8 seconds. A chance of rain in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 15 to 20 kt in the
late evening and overnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Rain.
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW after midnight.
Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of rain in the evening, then rain likely
after midnight.

$$

ANZ656-171830-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
1251 AM EST Sun Feb 17 2019

.REST OF TONIGHT...N winds 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 7 seconds.
.SUN...NE winds 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Mainly E swell with a
dominant period of 7 seconds. A chance of rain in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Seas 2 to
3 ft. Mainly E swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds. Rain.
.MON...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft with a dominant
period of 8 seconds. A chance of rain in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas around 3 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Rain.
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW after midnight.
Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of rain in the evening, then rain likely
after midnight.

$$

ANZ658-171830-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
1251 AM EST Sun Feb 17 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST EARLY THIS
MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft, subsiding
to 3 to 4 ft late, with a dominant period of 6 seconds.
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds. A
chance of rain in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW late. Seas around
3 ft. Mainly E swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds. Rain.
.MON...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft with a dominant
period of 8 seconds. A chance of rain in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas around 3 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Rain.
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Rain, mainly in the
morning.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW after midnight.
Seas 4 to 5 ft. Rain likely.

$$

ANZ633-171830-
Currituck Sound-
1251 AM EST Sun Feb 17 2019

.REST OF TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain in the
afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW in the late evening
and overnight. Waves 1 foot. Rain.
.MON...W winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain in the
morning.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Rain.
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Waves
1 foot. Rain likely.


$$

ANZ635-171830-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
1251 AM EST Sun Feb 17 2019

.REST OF TONIGHT...N winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Rain likely in the
afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Waves
1 foot. Rain.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt late. Waves
1 foot. A chance of rain in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. Rain and snow likely in
the evening, then rain after midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 NM in the
evening.
.WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W after midnight. Waves
1 foot. A chance of rain in the evening, then rain likely after
midnight.

$$

ANZ636-171830-
York River-
1251 AM EST Sun Feb 17 2019

.REST OF TONIGHT...N winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Rain likely in the
afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Waves
1 foot. Rain.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Rain.
.WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W after midnight.
Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain in the evening, then rain likely
after midnight.

$$

ANZ637-171830-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
1251 AM EST Sun Feb 17 2019

.REST OF TONIGHT...N winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Rain likely in the
afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Waves
1 foot. Rain.
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. Rain.
.WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W after midnight.
Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain in the evening, then rain likely
after midnight.

$$

ANZ638-171830-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
1251 AM EST Sun Feb 17 2019

.REST OF TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SUN...E winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain in the
afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 5 kt, becoming SW in the late evening and
overnight. Waves 1 foot. Rain.
.MON...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain in
the morning.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Rain.
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W after midnight.
Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain in the evening, then rain likely
after midnight.

$$



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