Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
921 PM 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

ANZ600-070915-
921 PM 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...

HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS OVER THE WATERS FOR THE NEXT FEW DAYS. LOW
PRESSURE OFF THE SOUTHEAST COAST WILL SLOWLY TRACK NORTHWARD THROUGH
THE WEEKEND.

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ANZ630-070915-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
921 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.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 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

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ANZ631-070915-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
921 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.OVERNIGHT...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 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. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

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

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ANZ632-070915-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
921 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.OVERNIGHT...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 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. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

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

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ANZ634-070915-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
921 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.OVERNIGHT...E 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. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

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ANZ650-070915-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM-
921 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.THU...E WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 9 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 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...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.


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

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ANZ652-070915-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM-
921 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.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...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.


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

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ANZ654-070915-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO
20 NM-
921 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.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 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

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ANZ656-070915-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
921 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.OVERNIGHT...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...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

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ANZ658-070915-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
921 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH
A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE
MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
IN THE EVENING.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

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ANZ633-070915-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
921 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS LATE.
.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
EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.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. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

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

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ANZ635-070915-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
921 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.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...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

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ANZ636-070915-
YORK RIVER-
921 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. 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. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

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ANZ637-070915-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
921 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
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 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. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

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ANZ638-070915-
JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-
TUNNEL-
921 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.OVERNIGHT...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 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

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

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