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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
116 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

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

ANZ600-121415-
116 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

.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 will slide off the coast overnight. A strong cold
front will cross the waters by late Tuesday, with markedly colder
temperatures surging into the area for Tuesday night and
Wednesday.

$$

ANZ630-121415-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
116 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt
after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft...building to 2 to 3 ft late.
.TUE...W winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt. Waves 2 to
3 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft in the late morning and afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 35 kt.
Waves 3 to 4 ft.
.WED...W winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 35 kt. Waves 3 to
4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to around 30 kt...
diminishing to 10 to 15 kt late. Waves 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to
1 to 2 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of snow in
the morning. A chance of rain.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

$$

ANZ631-121415-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
116 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt
after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft...building to 2 to 3 ft late.
.TUE...W winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt. Waves 2 to
3 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft in the late morning and afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 35 kt.
Waves 3 to 4 ft.
.WED...W winds 20 to 25 kt. Gusts up to 35 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to around 30 kt...
diminishing to 10 to 15 kt late. Waves 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to
2 to 3 ft in the late evening and overnight.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...N winds 5 kt...becoming NW in the afternoon. Waves 1 to
2 ft. A chance of rain.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

$$

ANZ632-121415-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
116 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft... building to
2 to 3 ft late.
.TUE...W winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt. Waves 2 to
3 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft in the late morning and afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 35 kt.
Waves 3 to 4 ft.
.WED...W winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 35 kt. Waves 3 to
4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to around 30 kt.
Waves 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft after midnight.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt
after midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

$$

ANZ634-121415-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
116 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE...W winds 20 to 25 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 25 kt with gusts to around 35 kt. Waves
3 to 4 ft.
.WED...W winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 35 kt. Waves 3 to
4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to around 30 kt.
Waves 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft after midnight.
.THU...SW winds 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming N 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 5 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt
after midnight. Waves around 3 ft.
.SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

$$

ANZ650-121415-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
116 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt
after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of
9 seconds...building to 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of
9 seconds late.
.TUE...W winds 20 to 25 kt. Gusts to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a
dominant period of 6 seconds. A chance of rain in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts to around 40 kt.
Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds. A chance of
rain early in the evening.
.WED...W winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts to around 40 kt. Seas 4 to
5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 35 kt...
becoming W 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.THU...W winds 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft in
the late morning and afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt
late. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of snow in the morning. A
chance of rain.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ652-121415-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
116 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt
after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of
9 seconds...building to 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of
9 seconds late.
.TUE...W winds 20 to 25 kt. Gusts to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a
dominant period of 6 seconds. A chance of rain in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts to around 40 kt.
Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds. A chance of
rain early in the evening.
.WED...W winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts to around 40 kt. Seas 4 to
5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt...
diminishing to 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft in
the late morning and afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt
late. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.SAT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft... subsiding to 2 to
3 ft in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ654-121415-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
116 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt
after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of
9 seconds.
.TUE...W winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds... building to 4 to 5 ft
with a dominant period of 6 seconds in the late morning and
afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts to around 40 kt.
Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 5 seconds.
.WED...W winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts to around 40 kt. Seas 4 to
5 ft...subsiding to 3 to 4 ft late.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt...
diminishing to 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft in
the late morning and afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt
late. Seas 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft after midnight.
.FRI...W winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ656-121415-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
116 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming SW 15 to 20 kt late.
Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 10 seconds.
.TUE...W winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft with a dominant period of 5 seconds... building to 4 to 5 ft
with a dominant period of 5 seconds in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts to around 35 kt.
Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds.
.WED...W winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts to around 35 kt. Seas 4 to
5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt...
diminishing to 15 to 20 kt with gusts to around 30 kt in the late
evening and overnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft... subsiding to 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming W 5 to 10 kt late.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft...building to
4 to 5 ft after midnight.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ658-121415-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
116 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming SW 15 to 20 kt late.
Seas around 2 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds...building
to 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds late.
.TUE...W winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft with a dominant period of 5 seconds... building to 4 to 5 ft
with a dominant period of 5 seconds in the late morning and
afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 25 kt with gusts to around 35 kt. Seas 4 to
5 ft with a dominant period of 5 seconds.
.WED...W winds 25 to 30 kt...diminishing to 20 to 25 kt late.
Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to around 30 kt. Seas
4 to 5 ft...subsiding to 3 to 4 ft in the late evening and
overnight.
.THU...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft
late.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt
late. Seas 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft after midnight.
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft...building to
4 to 5 ft after midnight.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

$$

ANZ633-121415-
Currituck Sound-
116 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EST THIS MORNING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt. Waves around 2
ft.
.WED...W winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt. Waves 1 to
2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt
after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in
the late evening and overnight. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ635-121415-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
116 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EST THIS MORNING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming W 15 to 20 kt late. Waves
1 to 2 ft...building to 2 to 3 ft late.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt early in the
evening. Waves 2 to 3 ft...subsiding to 1 to 2 ft after midnight.
.WED...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to around 30 kt. Waves 1 to
2 ft...building to 2 to 3 ft in the late morning and afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of snow in the
morning, then a chance of rain in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ636-121415-
York River-
116 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EST THIS MORNING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming W 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt early in the
evening. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft...building to 2 to 3
ft in the late morning and afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming N after midnight.
Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ637-121415-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
116 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EST THIS MORNING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...W winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt late.
Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.WED...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ638-121415-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
116 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EST THIS MORNING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUE...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt early in the
evening...then 30 kt late. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to around 30 kt. Waves 2 to
3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SAT...W winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

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