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NWS Forecast

FZUS51 KAKQ 250713
CWFAKQ

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
313 AM EDT MON MAY 25 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

ANZ600-251515-
313 AM EDT MON MAY 25 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 WILL PERSIST OFF THE EASTERN SEABOARD THROUGH THE
UPCOMING WEEKEND. HOWEVER...UNSETTLED CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED
WEDNESDAY THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK. 



ANZ630-251515-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
313 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

THROUGH 7 AM
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

TODAY
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

TONIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

TUE
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

TUE NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

WED
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

THU
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.

THU NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS IN THE EVENING.

FRI
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. 

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



ANZ631-251515-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
313 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

THROUGH 7 AM
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

TODAY
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

TONIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

TUE
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

TUE NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

WED
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

THU
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

THU NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

FRI
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. 



ANZ632-251515-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
313 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

THROUGH 7 AM
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

TODAY
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

TONIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

TUE
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO
3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.

TUE NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

WED
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

THU
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

THU NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

FRI
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. 



ANZ634-251515-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
313 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

THROUGH 7 AM
SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

TODAY
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

TONIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

TUE
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

TUE NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

WED
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

THU
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

THU NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

FRI
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT. 



ANZ650-251515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM-
313 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

THROUGH 7 AM
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 4 SECONDS.

TODAY
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
4 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
4 SECONDS.

TUE
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TUE NIGHT
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

WED
S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

THU
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

THU NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

FRI
S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 



ANZ652-251515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM-
313 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

THROUGH 7 AM
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 4 SECONDS.

TODAY
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
4 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 4 SECONDS.

TUE
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

TUE NIGHT
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.

WED
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

THU
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

THU NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

FRI
S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 



ANZ654-251515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO
20 NM-
313 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

THROUGH 7 AM
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 4 SECONDS.

TODAY
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 6 SECONDS.

TUE
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

TUE NIGHT
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.

WED
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

THU
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

THU NIGHT
S WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT.

FRI
S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 



ANZ656-251515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
313 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

THROUGH 7 AM
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT...MAINLY SE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.

TODAY
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
7 SECONDS.

TUE
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

TUE NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

WED
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

THU
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

THU NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

FRI
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. 



ANZ658-251515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
313 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

THROUGH 7 AM
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT...MAINLY E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.

TODAY
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
8 SECONDS.

TUE
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT.

TUE NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

WED
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

THU
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

THU NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

FRI
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 



ANZ633-251515-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
313 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

THROUGH 7 AM
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

TODAY
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.

TONIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

TUE
S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT.

TUE NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

WED
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

THU
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

THU NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

FRI
S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT. 



ANZ635-251515-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
313 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

THROUGH 7 AM
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

TODAY
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT.

TONIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

TUE
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

TUE NIGHT
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

WED
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

THU
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.

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

FRI
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
IN THE AFTERNOON. 

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



ANZ636-251515-
YORK RIVER-
313 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

THROUGH 7 AM
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

TODAY
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

TONIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

TUE
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

TUE NIGHT
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

WED
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

THU
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.

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

FRI
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 

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



ANZ637-251515-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
313 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

THROUGH 7 AM
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

TODAY
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

TONIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

TUE
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

TUE NIGHT
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

WED
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

THU
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

THU NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

FRI
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 



ANZ638-251515-
JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-
TUNNEL-
313 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

THROUGH 7 AM
SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

TODAY
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

TONIGHT
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

TUE
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

TUE NIGHT
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

WED
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

THU
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

THU NIGHT
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

FRI
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 



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