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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
708 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

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

ANZ600-010715-
708 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.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...


AN UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL SWING ACROSS SOUTHERN NEW
ENGLAND AND OFF THE COAST TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PUSHING A
WEAK COLD FRONT THROUGH THE LOCAL AREA. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO
THE MID ATLANTIC REGION ON THURSDAY...THEN ANOTHER COLD FRONT
APPROACHES FROM THE WEST FRIDAY. THE COLD FRONT CROSSES THE REGION
FRIDAY NIGHT...USHERING IN MUCH COOLER AND DRIER WEATHER FOR MOST OF
THE UPCOMING WEEKEND.      

$$

ANZ630-010715-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
708 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. 
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. 
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.  

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ANZ631-010715-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
708 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. 
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. 
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.  

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ANZ632-010715-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
708 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. 
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.  

$$

ANZ634-010715-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
708 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. 
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. 
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. 
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. 
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.  

$$

ANZ650-010715-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM-
708 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
10 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.  

$$

ANZ652-010715-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM-
708 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
10 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. 
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.  

$$

ANZ654-010715-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO
20 NM-
708 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 12 SECONDS. 
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. 
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.  

$$

ANZ656-010715-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
708 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS. 
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS. 
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.THU...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. 
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.  

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ANZ658-010715-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
708 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS. 
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.THU...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT. 
.FRI...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.  

$$

ANZ633-010715-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
708 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.THU...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.FRI...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.  

$$

ANZ635-010715-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
708 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON. 
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.THU...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.  

$$

ANZ636-010715-
YORK RIVER-
708 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.THU...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.  

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ANZ637-010715-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
708 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.THU...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.  

$$

ANZ638-010715-
JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-
TUNNEL-
708 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.THU...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.  

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