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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
637 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 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

ANZ600-241815-
637 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 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...

A COASTAL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL TRACK NORTHEAST TOWARD THE
CANADIAN MARITIMES THROUGH TONIGHT. MEANWHILE...HIGH PRESSURE
SETTLES OVER THE MID ATLANTIC STATES FROM THE WEST TONIGHT INTO
EARLY SATURDAY. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL THEN PUSH ACROSS THE REGION
LATER SATURDAY NIGHT AND EARLY SUNDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD
ACROSS THE REGION LATER SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY.  

$$

ANZ630-241815-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
637 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT EARLY IN THE MORNING.
WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT LATE. 
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. 
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1
TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. 
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. 
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. 
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.  

$$

ANZ631-241815-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
637 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. 
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. 
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. 
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. 
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. 
.TUE...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.  

$$

ANZ632-241815-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
637 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. WAVES
3 TO 4 FT. 
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. 
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. 
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. 
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.TUE...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.  

$$

ANZ634-241815-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
637 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT EARLY IN THE
MORNING. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT. 
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. 
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT. 
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
2 FT. 
.TUE...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.  

$$

ANZ650-241815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM-
637 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT EARLY IN THE
MORNING. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS LATE.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 10 SECONDS. 
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.MON...NW WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT. 
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.  

$$

ANZ652-241815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM-
637 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT... DIMINISHING
TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 8 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
8 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. 
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 10 SECONDS. 
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT. 
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.  

$$

ANZ654-241815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO
20 NM-
637 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT... DIMINISHING
TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS
IN THE AFTERNOON. 
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 9 SECONDS. 
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.TUE...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.  

$$

ANZ656-241815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
637 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
8 SECONDS. 
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 8 SECONDS. 
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT. 
.TUE...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.  

$$

ANZ658-241815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
637 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS. 
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 9 SECONDS. 
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT. 
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.  

$$

ANZ633-241815-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
637 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.  

$$

ANZ635-241815-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
637 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.  

$$

ANZ636-241815-
YORK RIVER-
637 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.  

$$

ANZ637-241815-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
637 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.  

$$

ANZ638-241815-
JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-
TUNNEL-
637 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SAT...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.MON...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.  

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