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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
635 AM EST Wed Dec 12 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

ANZ600-130015-
635 AM EST Wed Dec 12 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 over the area during the day today. A complex
area of low pressure approaches from the southwest on Friday and
crosses the area this weekend.

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ANZ630-130015-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
635 AM EST Wed Dec 12 2018

.TODAY...NW winds 15 kt, diminishing to 5 kt this afternoon.
Waves 2 to 3 ft, subsiding to 1 foot late.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 kt, increasing to 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain in
the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Rain.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW in the afternoon. Waves
2 to 3 ft. Showers likely.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

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ANZ631-130015-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
635 AM EST Wed Dec 12 2018

.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Waves
1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Rain.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW in the afternoon. Waves
2 to 3 ft. Showers likely, mainly in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

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ANZ632-130015-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
635 AM EST Wed Dec 12 2018

.TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...SE winds 5 kt, becoming E late. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Waves
2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft. Rain.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Waves
2 to 3 ft. Showers likely, mainly in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

$$

ANZ634-130015-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
635 AM EST Wed Dec 12 2018

.TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt, diminishing to 5 kt late. Waves
around 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 kt, becoming S in the late evening and
overnight. Waves around 2 ft.
.THU...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft. Rain.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Waves
3 to 4 ft. Showers likely, mainly in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt, increasing to 15 kt after midnight.
Waves around 3 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 15 kt. Waves around 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 kt. Waves around 3 ft. A chance of rain.

$$

ANZ650-130015-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
635 AM EST Wed Dec 12 2018

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 kt, becoming SW late in the evening, then
becoming SE after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly E swell with a
dominant period of 9 seconds.
.THU...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly E swell with
a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly E swell
with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.FRI...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in
the late evening and overnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Rain.
.SAT...S winds 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft, building to 6 to 8 ft in
the afternoon. Showers likely.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ652-130015-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
635 AM EST Wed Dec 12 2018

.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt this
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 kt, becoming S in the late evening and
overnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly E swell with a dominant period
of 9 seconds.
.THU...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly E swell with
a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly E swell
with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in
the late evening and overnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft, building to 5 to
6 ft after midnight. Rain.
.SAT...S winds 15 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Seas 6 to
8 ft. Showers likely, mainly in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. A chance of rain.

$$

ANZ654-130015-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
635 AM EST Wed Dec 12 2018

.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 kt, becoming SE in the late evening and
overnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly E swell with a dominant period
of 9 seconds.
.THU...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E late. Seas around 2 ft.
Mainly E swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly E swell
with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.FRI...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft, building to
5 to 6 ft after midnight. Rain.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Seas
6 to 7 ft. Showers likely, mainly in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of rain.

$$

ANZ656-130015-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
635 AM EST Wed Dec 12 2018

.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft
with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming S 5 kt in the
late evening and overnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly E swell with a
dominant period of 9 seconds.
.THU...SE winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly E swell with a
dominant period of 9 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly E
swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE 10 to 15 kt in the late
morning and afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain in the
afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. Rain.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Seas
5 to 6 ft. Showers likely, mainly in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. A chance of rain.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of rain.

$$

ANZ658-130015-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
635 AM EST Wed Dec 12 2018

.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft
with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 kt, becoming SE in the late evening and
overnight. Seas around 3 ft. Mainly E swell with a dominant
period of 9 seconds.
.THU...SE winds 5 kt, becoming S early in the afternoon, then
becoming NE late. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly E swell with a
dominant period of 8 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly E
swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
.FRI...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft, building to 4 ft
late. A chance of rain in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft, building to
6 to 7 ft late. Rain.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Seas
6 to 7 ft. Showers likely, mainly in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. A chance of
rain.
.SUN...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. A chance of rain.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of
rain.

$$

ANZ633-130015-
Currituck Sound-
635 AM EST Wed Dec 12 2018

.TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt, diminishing to 5 kt late. Waves
1 foot.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 kt, becoming S in the late evening and
overnight. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...S winds 5 kt, becoming E late. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Rain.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot. Showers likely, mainly in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
rain.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
rain.

$$

ANZ635-130015-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
635 AM EST Wed Dec 12 2018

.TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE late. Waves 1 foot.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain in the
afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. Rain.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot. Showers likely, mainly in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...NW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ636-130015-
York River-
635 AM EST Wed Dec 12 2018

.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE early this afternoon,
then becoming SE late. Waves 1 foot.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...E winds 5 kt, increasing to 5 to 10 kt in the late morning
and afternoon. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Rain.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot. Showers likely, mainly in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

$$

ANZ637-130015-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
635 AM EST Wed Dec 12 2018

.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE early this afternoon,
then becoming SE late. Waves 1 foot.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...S winds 5 kt, becoming E late. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...E winds 5 kt, increasing to 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Rain.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot. Showers likely, mainly in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
rain.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

$$

ANZ638-130015-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
635 AM EST Wed Dec 12 2018

.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE early this afternoon,
then becoming E late. Waves 1 foot.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.THU...SE winds 5 kt, becoming E late. Waves 1 foot.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Waves
1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Rain.
.SAT...SW winds 10 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Waves around
2 ft. Showers likely, mainly in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of rain.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

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