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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
610 AM EDT Thu Oct 18 2018

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

ANZ600-182315-
610 AM EDT Thu Oct 18 2018

.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 builds into the region through Friday. The next
cold front crosses the local area Saturday.

$$

ANZ630-182315-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
610 AM EDT Thu Oct 18 2018

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

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts 25 to 30 kt this morning,
diminishing to 10 to 15 kt late. Waves 3 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late.
Waves around 2 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W late in the morning, then
becoming SW early in the afternoon, increasing to 10 to 15 kt
late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in
the late evening and overnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers after midnight.
.SAT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely,
mainly in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Waves
3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Waves 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...NW winds 10 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Waves around
2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

$$

ANZ631-182315-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
610 AM EDT Thu Oct 18 2018

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

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts 25 to 30 kt this morning,
diminishing to 10 to 15 kt late. Waves 3 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late.
Waves around 2 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Waves
1 to 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt
after midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers after
midnight.
.SAT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves around 3 ft. Showers likely,
mainly in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Waves
2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Waves 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...NW winds 10 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Waves 1 to
2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

$$

ANZ632-182315-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
610 AM EDT Thu Oct 18 2018

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

.TODAY...N winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt this morning,
diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW late in the morning, then
becoming SW in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt
late. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers after midnight.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves around 3 ft. Showers likely,
mainly in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt,
increasing to 20 to 25 kt late. Waves 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Waves 3 to 4 ft, subsiding to 2 ft after midnight.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

$$

ANZ634-182315-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
610 AM EDT Thu Oct 18 2018

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

.TODAY...N winds 25 to 30 kt this morning, diminishing to 15 kt
this afternoon. Waves 3 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Waves
1 to 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt
after midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers after
midnight.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely,
mainly in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt,
increasing to 20 to 25 kt late. Waves 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Waves around 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Waves 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

$$

ANZ650-182315-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
610 AM EDT Thu Oct 18 2018

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

.TODAY...N winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt this morning,
becoming NW 15 to 20 kt this afternoon. Seas 5 to 7 ft with a
dominant period of 6 seconds...subsiding to 4 to 5 ft this
afternoon.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 8 seconds.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas around 2 ft with a dominant period of 10 seconds.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt
after midnight. Seas around 2 ft, building to 4 to 5 ft in the
late evening and overnight. A chance of showers after midnight.
.SAT...W winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Showers likely,
mainly in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt,
increasing to 20 to 25 kt late. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 25 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt
after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

$$

ANZ652-182315-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
610 AM EDT Thu Oct 18 2018

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

.TODAY...N winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt this morning,
diminishing to 15 to 20 kt this afternoon. Seas 5 to 6 ft with a
dominant period of 8 seconds...subsiding to 4 to 5 ft this afternoon.
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 10 seconds.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W early in the afternoon,
then becoming SW 10 to 15 kt late. Seas around 2 ft with a
dominant period of 10 seconds.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt.
Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers after midnight.
.SAT...W winds 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt in the morning. Seas 4 to
5 ft. Showers likely, mainly in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt,
increasing to 20 to 25 kt late. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming N 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

$$

ANZ654-182315-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
610 AM EDT Thu Oct 18 2018

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

.TODAY...N winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt this morning,
diminishing to 15 to 20 kt this afternoon. Seas 5 to 6 ft with a
dominant period of 8 seconds...subsiding to 4 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 9 seconds.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW late. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Mainly NE swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt with
gusts up to 30 kt in the late evening and overnight. Seas 3 to
4 ft. A chance of showers after midnight.
.SAT...SW winds 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt in the morning. Seas
4 to 5 ft. Showers likely, mainly in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW 20 to 25 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming N 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

$$

ANZ656-182315-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
610 AM EDT Thu Oct 18 2018

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

.TODAY...N winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt this morning,
diminishing to 15 to 20 kt this afternoon. Seas 5 to 6 ft with a
dominant period of 6 seconds.
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant
period of 7 seconds, subsiding to 3 ft with a dominant period of
7 seconds after midnight.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas
2 to 3 ft. Mainly NE swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt
after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers after
midnight.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Showers likely,
mainly in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW 20 to 25 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt
after midnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

$$

ANZ658-182315-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
610 AM EDT Thu Oct 18 2018

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

.TODAY...N winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt this morning,
diminishing to 15 to 20 kt this afternoon. Seas 5 to 6 ft with a
dominant period of 6 seconds.
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant
period of 7 seconds.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E early in the afternoon,
then becoming S late. Seas around 3 ft. Mainly NE swell with a
dominant period of 7 seconds.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt
late. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Showers likely.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW 20 to 25 kt after
midnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers in the evening.
.SUN...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft, subsiding to
4 ft after midnight.
.MON...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

$$

ANZ633-182315-
Currituck Sound-
610 AM EDT Thu Oct 18 2018

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

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts 25 to 30 kt this morning,
diminishing to 10 to 15 kt late. Waves 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt in the
late evening and overnight. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers
after midnight.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Showers likely,
mainly in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt with
gusts up to 30 kt after midnight. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers in the evening.
.SUN...NW winds 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt
after midnight. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ635-182315-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
610 AM EDT Thu Oct 18 2018

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

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt late
this morning and afternoon. Waves 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...W winds 5 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers after midnight.
.SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. Showers likely, mainly
in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt
after midnight. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ636-182315-
York River-
610 AM EDT Thu Oct 18 2018

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

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt late
this morning and afternoon. Waves 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...W winds 5 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in
the late evening and overnight. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers
after midnight.
.SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. Showers likely, mainly
in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt late
in the evening, then becoming NW 10 to 15 kt after midnight.
Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 foot.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ637-182315-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
610 AM EDT Thu Oct 18 2018

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

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt late
this morning and afternoon. Waves 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...NW winds 5 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers after midnight.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. Showers likely, mainly
in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ638-182315-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
610 AM EDT Thu Oct 18 2018

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

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt this morning,
diminishing to 10 to 15 kt this afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...NW winds 5 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
showers after midnight.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Showers likely,
mainly in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt
late. Waves around 2 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$
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