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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1255 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

ANZ600-010015-
1255 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...


A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL CROSS THE AREA TODAY. HIGH PRESSURE
WILL BUILD IN FROM THE NORTH WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY...AS LOW
PRESSURE DEVELOPS OFF OF THE SOUTHEAST COAST. A STRONG COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH THE WATERS FROM THE NW LATE FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY.  

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ANZ630-010015-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
1255 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. 
.THU...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 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. 
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.  

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ANZ631-010015-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
1255 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

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

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ANZ632-010015-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
1255 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. 
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. 
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. 
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. 
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.  

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ANZ634-010015-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
1255 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. 
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. 
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. 
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.  

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ANZ650-010015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM-
1255 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH
A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. 
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 10 SECONDS. 
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT. 
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.  

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ANZ652-010015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM-
1255 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH
A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. 
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 11 SECONDS. 
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.  

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ANZ654-010015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO
20 NM-
1255 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY
E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 8 SECONDS. 
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3
TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.  

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ANZ656-010015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
1255 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH
A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. 
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 8 SECONDS. 
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.  

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ANZ658-010015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
1255 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH
A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. 
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 7 SECONDS. 
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.  

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ANZ633-010015-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
1255 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. 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. 
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.  

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ANZ635-010015-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
1255 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. 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 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 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. 
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.  

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ANZ636-010015-
YORK RIVER-
1255 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 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 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.  

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ANZ637-010015-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
1255 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.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 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.  

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ANZ638-010015-
JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-
TUNNEL-
1255 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.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 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.  

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