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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
709 PM EDT Mon Oct 21 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

ANZ600-221215-
709 PM EDT Mon Oct 21 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...

A strong cold front will cross the region late Tuesday. High
pressure returns Wednesday and Thursday. Another cold front
crosses the area late Friday.

$$

ANZ630-221215-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
709 PM EDT Mon Oct 21 2019

.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers early in the
afternoon. Showers likely late.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt late
in the evening, then becoming NW after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Showers likely in the evening.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...N winds 5 kt, becoming SE in the late morning and
afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ631-221215-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
709 PM EDT Mon Oct 21 2019

.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Waves
1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers early in the afternoon. Showers
likely late.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 15 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Waves
around 2 ft. Showers likely in the evening.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...N winds 5 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...S winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

$$

ANZ632-221215-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
709 PM EDT Mon Oct 21 2019

.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE late. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers early in the
afternoon. Showers likely late.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 15 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Waves
around 2 ft. Showers likely in the evening.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late.
Waves 2 to 3 ft, subsiding to 1 foot in the afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...NE winds 5 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...S winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

$$

ANZ634-221215-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
709 PM EDT Mon Oct 21 2019

.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft, building to 3 ft late. A chance of
showers early in the afternoon. Showers likely late.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 15 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Waves
around 3 ft. Showers likely in the evening.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI...S winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ650-221215-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
709 PM EDT Mon Oct 21 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EDT TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft with a dominant
period of 8 seconds, subsiding to 5 to 6 ft with a dominant
period of 8 seconds late this evening.
.TUE...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant
period of 9 seconds. A chance of showers in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 15 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas 4 to
5 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds. Showers, mainly in the
evening.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt late. Seas
4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt
after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft, subsiding to 2 ft late.
.THU...NW winds 5 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas around
2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.

$$

ANZ652-221215-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
709 PM EDT Mon Oct 21 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EDT TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 5 to 6 ft with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.TUE...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Seas
4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds. A chance of
showers in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming S late in the
evening, then becoming NW after midnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a
dominant period of 9 seconds. Showers likely, mainly in the
evening.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds,
subsiding to 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds late.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...N winds 5 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas around
2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Seas around 2 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ654-221215-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
709 PM EDT Mon Oct 21 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EDT TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. Mainly E swell
with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.TUE...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Seas
4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds. A chance of
showers in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds. Showers
likely in the evening.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant
period of 9 seconds, subsiding to 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 9 seconds late.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...NE winds 5 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas around
2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ656-221215-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
709 PM EDT Mon Oct 21 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EDT TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E 5 to 10 kt late this
evening and overnight. Seas 5 to 6 ft with a dominant period of
8 seconds.
.TUE...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds. A
chance of showers in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds. Showers
likely, mainly in the evening.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant
period of 9 seconds, subsiding to 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 9 seconds late.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.THU...E winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.FRI...SE winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ658-221215-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
709 PM EDT Mon Oct 21 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EDT TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 6 to 7 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds,
subsiding to 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds after
midnight.
.TUE...NE winds 5 kt, becoming SE in the late morning and early
afternoon, then becoming S 15 kt late. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a
dominant period of 9 seconds. A chance of showers in the
afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds. A chance of
showers.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant
period of 9 seconds, subsiding to 3 ft with a dominant period of
9 seconds late.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...NE winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.FRI...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ633-221215-
Currituck Sound-
709 PM EDT Mon Oct 21 2019

.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...N winds 5 kt, becoming E late in the morning, then
becoming SE 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot. A chance
of showers in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 kt, becoming N after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ635-221215-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
709 PM EDT Mon Oct 21 2019

.TONIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Waves
1 foot. A chance of showers late in the morning. Showers likely
in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW late in the
evening, then becoming NW after midnight. Waves 1 foot. Showers
likely in the evening.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...NW winds 5 kt, becoming SE in the late morning and
afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ636-221215-
York River-
709 PM EDT Mon Oct 21 2019

.TONIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...SE winds 5 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A
chance of showers late in the morning. Showers likely in the
afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Waves
1 foot. Showers likely in the evening.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...NW winds 5 kt, becoming SE in the late morning and
afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...S winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ637-221215-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
709 PM EDT Mon Oct 21 2019

.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...SE winds 5 kt, increasing to 10 kt in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot. A chance of showers late in the morning. Showers likely
in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Waves
1 foot. Showers likely in the evening.
.WED...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...NW winds 5 kt, becoming SE in the late morning and
afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...S winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ638-221215-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
709 PM EDT Mon Oct 21 2019

.TONIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.TUE...SE winds 5 kt, increasing to 10 kt in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot. A chance of showers in the late morning and early
afternoon. Showers likely late.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Waves
1 foot. Showers likely in the evening.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...NW winds 5 kt, becoming E in the late morning and
afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...S winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.SAT...N winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$


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