Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
656 AM EDT WED MAY 6 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

ANZ600-061815-
656 AM EDT WED MAY 6 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 BACKDOOR COLD FRONT DROPS OVER THE WATERS TODAY...DISSIPATING LATE
TONIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE RETURNS OVER THE WATERS THURSDAY.
MEANWHILE...LOW PRESSURE CENTERS OFF THE SOUTH CAROLINA COAST
THURSDAY. LOW PRESSURE REMAINS ALONG THE SOUTHEAST COAST THROUGH THE
WEEKEND.

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ANZ630-061815-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
656 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ631-061815-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
656 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ632-061815-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
656 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE LATE MORNING AND
EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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ANZ634-061815-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
656 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE LATE MORNING AND
EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

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ANZ650-061815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM-
656 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE
EVENING.
.THU...E WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ652-061815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM-
656 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT...
MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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ANZ654-061815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO
20 NM-
656 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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ANZ656-061815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
656 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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ANZ658-061815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
656 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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ANZ633-061815-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
656 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...E 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...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ635-061815-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
656 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ636-061815-
YORK RIVER-
656 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ637-061815-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
656 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ638-061815-
JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-
TUNNEL-
656 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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