Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast for Virginia
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
336 AM EDT Sat Aug 13 2022

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

ANZ600-132030-
336 AM EDT Sat Aug 13 2022

.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 build across the region for the weekend. A
cold front is expected to push into the area early next week.

$$

ANZ630-132030-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
336 AM EDT Sat Aug 13 2022

.THROUGH 7 AM...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves
2 to 3 ft.
.TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing
to 10 kt late. Waves 2 to 3 ft, subsiding to 1 to 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.SUN...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers. A
chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of tstms
in the evening. Showers likely.
.TUE...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to
2 ft.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ631-132030-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
336 AM EDT Sat Aug 13 2022

.THROUGH 7 AM...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves
2 to 3 ft.
.TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt, diminishing to
10 kt late. Waves 2 to 3 ft, subsiding to 1 to 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.SUN...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers. A
chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of tstms
in the evening. Showers likely.
.TUE...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ632-132030-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
336 AM EDT Sat Aug 13 2022

.THROUGH 7 AM...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3
ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE after midnight. Waves
1 to 2 ft.
.SUN...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers.
A chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves
1 to 2 ft. A chance of tstms in the evening. Showers likely.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon and
evening, then becoming N after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A
chance of showers.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ634-132030-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
336 AM EDT Sat Aug 13 2022

.THROUGH 7 AM...N winds 10 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3
ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE after midnight. Waves
around 2 ft.
.SUN...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves
around 2 ft. A chance of tstms in the evening. Showers likely.
.TUE...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Waves
around 2 ft. A chance of showers.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ650-132030-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
336 AM EDT Sat Aug 13 2022

.THROUGH 7 AM...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant
period 5 seconds.
.TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt, becoming NE
10 kt late. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft. Mainly NE swell. Dominant period 5 seconds.
.SUN...E winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly NE swell. Dominant
period 5 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly E
swell. Dominant period 9 seconds.
.MON...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly E swell.
Dominant period 9 seconds. A chance of showers in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly E swell.
Dominant period 9 seconds. Showers likely.
.TUE...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 4 ft.

$$

ANZ652-132030-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
336 AM EDT Sat Aug 13 2022

.THROUGH 7 AM...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant
period 5 seconds.
.TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt, becoming NE
10 kt late. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft. Mainly NE swell. Dominant period 5 seconds.
.SUN...E winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly NE swell. Dominant
period 5 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly E
swell. Dominant period 9 seconds.
.MON...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly E swell.
Dominant period 9 seconds. A chance of showers in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly SE
swell. Dominant period 9 seconds. Showers likely.
.TUE...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ654-132030-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
336 AM EDT Sat Aug 13 2022

.THROUGH 7 AM...N winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly NE swell.
Dominant period 5 seconds.
.TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 10 kt late. Seas 2 to 3
ft. Dominant period 5 seconds.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft. Mainly E swell. Dominant period 5 seconds.
.SUN...E winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly NE swell. Dominant
period 5 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly E
swell. Dominant period 9 seconds.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly E swell.
Dominant period 9 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms in the
afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly E swell.
Dominant period 9 seconds. A chance of tstms in the evening.
Showers likely.
.TUE...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft. A chance of showers.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ656-132030-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
336 AM EDT Sat Aug 13 2022

.THROUGH 7 AM...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant
period 5 seconds.
.TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
5 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft. Mainly NE swell. Dominant period 5 seconds.
.SUN...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly NE swell.
Dominant period 5 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly E
swell. Dominant period 9 seconds.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly NE swell.
Dominant period 9 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms in the
afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft. Mainly E swell. Dominant period 9 seconds. A chance
of tstms in the evening. Showers likely.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon and
evening, then becoming N after midnight. Seas around 2 ft. A
chance of showers.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ658-132030-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
336 AM EDT Sat Aug 13 2022

.THROUGH 7 AM...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant
period 4 seconds.
.TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3
ft. Dominant period 5 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 kt, becoming E after midnight. Seas 2 to
3 ft. Mainly NE swell. Dominant period 5 seconds.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly NE swell.
Dominant period 5 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly NE
swell. Dominant period 5 seconds.
.MON...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly E swell.
Dominant period 9 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms in the
afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft. Mainly E swell. Dominant period 9 seconds. A chance
of tstms in the evening. A chance of showers.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon and
evening, then becoming N after midnight. Seas around 2 ft. A
chance of showers.
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ633-132030-
Currituck Sound-
336 AM EDT Sat Aug 13 2022

.THROUGH 7 AM...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves less than 1 foot and
light chop.
.TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E after midnight. Waves
less than 1 foot and light chop, diminishing to flat after
midnight.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves less than 1 foot and light
chop.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves less than 1 foot and light
chop.
.MON...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves less than 1 foot and light chop.
A chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves
less than 1 foot and light chop. A chance of tstms in the
evening. A chance of showers.
.TUE...NW winds 5 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon and evening,
then becoming N after midnight. Waves flat, increasing to less
than 1 foot and light chop. A chance of showers.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves less than 1 foot and light chop.


Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ635-132030-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
336 AM EDT Sat Aug 13 2022

.THROUGH 7 AM...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late.
Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE after midnight. Waves
less than 1 foot and light chop, diminishing to flat after
midnight.
.SUN...SW winds 5 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Waves flat.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves less than 1 foot and
light chop.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves less than 1 foot and light
chop. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight.
Waves less than 1 foot and light chop. A chance of tstms in the
evening. Showers likely.
.TUE...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N. Waves less than 1 foot
and light chop. A chance of showers.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves less than 1 foot and light chop.


Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ636-132030-
York River-
336 AM EDT Sat Aug 13 2022

.THROUGH 7 AM...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves less than 1 foot and
light chop.
.TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late.
Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE after midnight. Waves
less than 1 foot and light chop, diminishing to flat after
midnight.
.SUN...W winds 5 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Waves flat,
increasing to less than 1 foot and light chop in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves less than 1 foot and
light chop.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves less than 1 foot and light
chop. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight.
Waves less than 1 foot and light chop, diminishing to flat after
midnight. A chance of tstms in the evening. Showers likely.
.TUE...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves less than 1 foot and light
chop. A chance of showers.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves less than 1 foot and light chop.


Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ637-132030-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
336 AM EDT Sat Aug 13 2022

.THROUGH 7 AM...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves less than 1 foot and
light chop.
.TODAY...N winds 10 kt. Waves less than 1 foot and light chop.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 kt, becoming SE after midnight. Waves flat.
.SUN...NW winds 5 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Waves flat,
increasing to less than 1 foot and light chop in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves less than 1 foot and
light chop.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves less than 1 foot and light
chop. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight.
Waves less than 1 foot and light chop. A chance of tstms in the
evening. Showers likely.
.TUE...N winds 5 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon and evening,
then becoming N after midnight. Waves flat, increasing to less
than 1 foot and light chop. A chance of showers.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the evening, then
becoming N after midnight. Waves less than 1 foot and light chop,
diminishing to flat after midnight.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

ANZ638-132030-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
336 AM EDT Sat Aug 13 2022

.THROUGH 7 AM...N winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming NE
10 kt late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE after midnight. Waves
1 foot.
.SUN...N winds 5 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight.
Waves 1 foot. A chance of tstms in the evening. Showers likely.
.TUE...NW winds 5 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon and evening,
then becoming N after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
showers.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.

$$

GINGRICH


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