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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
323 AM EDT Mon Aug 19 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

ANZ600-192015-
323 AM EDT Mon Aug 19 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 settles over the area through mid week. A cold front
approaches from the west Thursday.

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ANZ630-192015-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
323 AM EDT Mon Aug 19 2019

.TODAY...S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Waves
1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms.
.WED...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms in the
afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 foot. Showers and tstms likely.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

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ANZ631-192015-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
323 AM EDT Mon Aug 19 2019

.TODAY...S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 foot. Showers and tstms likely.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

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ANZ632-192015-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
323 AM EDT Mon Aug 19 2019

.TODAY...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A slight chance of showers
and tstms this afternoon.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. Showers and
tstms likely.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers.
A chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ634-192015-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
323 AM EDT Mon Aug 19 2019

.TODAY...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A slight chance of
showers and tstms this afternoon.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 10 kt, becoming S in the late morning and
afternoon. Waves around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Showers and
tstms likely.
.FRI...N winds 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves around
2 ft. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ650-192015-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
323 AM EDT Mon Aug 19 2019

.TODAY...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly SE swell with a
dominant period of 7 seconds.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly S swell with a
dominant period of 10 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 10 seconds. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas around 3 ft. Showers and tstms likely.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of
showers.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ652-192015-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
323 AM EDT Mon Aug 19 2019

.TODAY...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly SE swell with a
dominant period of 8 seconds.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 10 seconds.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly SE swell with a
dominant period of 10 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 10 seconds. A chance of showers and
tstms.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas around 3 ft. Showers and tstms likely.
.FRI...N winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ654-192015-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
323 AM EDT Mon Aug 19 2019

.TODAY...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly SE swell with a
dominant period of 8 seconds.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 10 seconds.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly SE swell with a
dominant period of 10 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly SE swell with
a dominant period of 10 seconds.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers and
tstms likely.
.FRI...N winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ656-192015-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
323 AM EDT Mon Aug 19 2019

.TODAY...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly E swell with a
dominant period of 9 seconds. A slight chance of showers and tstms
this afternoon.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly SE swell with a
dominant period of 9 seconds.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly SE swell with
a dominant period of 10 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft with a
dominant period of 10 seconds.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Showers and
tstms likely.
.FRI...NW winds 10 kt, becoming N in the afternoon. Seas around
2 ft. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ658-192015-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
323 AM EDT Mon Aug 19 2019

.TODAY...SW winds 10 kt, becoming S this afternoon. Seas 2 to 3
ft. Mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds. A slight
chance of showers and tstms this afternoon.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly SE swell with a
dominant period of 9 seconds.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly SE swell with
a dominant period of 10 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 10 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms after
midnight.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the morning.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt
after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
.FRI...W winds 10 kt, becoming N in the afternoon. Seas around
2 ft. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ633-192015-
Currituck Sound-
323 AM EDT Mon Aug 19 2019

.TODAY...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A slight chance of
showers and tstms this afternoon.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...SW winds 5 kt, becoming S late. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt
after midnight. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms.
.FRI...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ635-192015-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
323 AM EDT Mon Aug 19 2019

.TODAY...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A slight chance of
showers and tstms this afternoon.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight.
Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms.
.WED...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Showers and tstms
likely in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Showers and tstms
likely.
.FRI...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ636-192015-
York River-
323 AM EDT Mon Aug 19 2019

.TODAY...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A slight chance of
showers and tstms this afternoon.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms.
.WED...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Showers and tstms
likely.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the evening.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ637-192015-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
323 AM EDT Mon Aug 19 2019

.TODAY...S winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A slight chance of showers
and tstms this afternoon.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Showers and tstms
likely.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the evening.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ638-192015-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
323 AM EDT Mon Aug 19 2019

.TODAY...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A slight chance of
showers and tstms this afternoon.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Showers and tstms
likely.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the evening.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

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