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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
707 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

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

ANZ600-060815-
707 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

.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 WAVE OF LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE NORTHEAST ALONG A FRONTAL BOUNDARY
AND OFF THE MID ATLANTIC COAST TONIGHT INTO EARLY FRIDAY MORNING.
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO AND OVER THE AREA FRIDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY.  

$$

ANZ630-060815-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
707 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SNOW AND SLEET EARLY
IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY
MORNING. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM UNTIL EARLY MORNING. 
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT. 
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.  

$$

ANZ631-060815-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
707 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SLEET EARLY IN
THE EVENING. SNOW UNTIL EARLY MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT. 
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.  

$$

ANZ632-060815-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
707 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. WAVES 4 TO 5 FT.
SLEET IN THE EVENING. SNOW. A CHANCE OF SLEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM. 
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT. 
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.  

$$

ANZ634-060815-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
707 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. WAVES 4 TO
5 FT. SNOW AND SLEET UNTIL EARLY MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW AND
SLEET LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. 
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. 
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. 
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. 
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. 
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.  

$$

ANZ650-060815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM-
707 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. SNOW UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM UNTIL EARLY MORNING. 
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2
FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT. 
.TUE...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.  

$$

ANZ652-060815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM-
707 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. SNOW AND SLEET EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN SNOW IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM UNTIL EARLY MORNING. 
.FRI...N 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. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2
FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT. 
.TUE...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.  

$$

ANZ654-060815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO
20 NM-
707 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. SNOW AND SLEET UNTIL EARLY
MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. 
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. 
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.  

$$

ANZ656-060815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
707 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
9 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN EARLY
IN THE EVENING. SLEET AND SNOW UNTIL EARLY MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SNOW AND SLEET LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. 
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2
FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.  

$$

ANZ658-060815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
707 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE EVENING. SLEET
AND SNOW. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. 
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.  

$$

ANZ633-060815-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
707 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN EARLY IN THE EVENING. SLEET AND SNOW UNTIL EARLY
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW AND SLEET LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. 
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE MORNING. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.MON...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.  

$$

ANZ635-060815-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
707 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SNOW AND SLEET
EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE LATE EVENING
AND EARLY MORNING. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SUN...W WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.MON...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.TUE...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.  

$$

ANZ636-060815-
YORK RIVER-
707 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SNOW AND SLEET
EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE LATE EVENING
AND EARLY MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.MON...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.TUE...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.  

$$

ANZ637-060815-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
707 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SNOW AND SLEET
EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE LATE EVENING
AND EARLY MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.MON...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.  

$$

ANZ638-060815-
JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-
TUNNEL-
707 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SLEET IN THE EVENING. SNOW.
A CHANCE OF SLEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM. 
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT. 
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.MON...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.  

$$

GINGRICH





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