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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS51 KAKQ

FZUS51 KAKQ 171955
CWFAKQ

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
355 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 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

ANZ600-180330-
355 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 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 remains over the Mid Atlantic region through the
remainder of the week in to the coming weekend with light winds
and benign seas.



ANZ630-180330-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
355 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

THROUGH 7 PM
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

TONIGHT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

WED
NE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming E late. Waves 1 foot.

WED NIGHT
S winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

THU
SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

THU NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

FRI
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

SAT
E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

SUN
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. 



ANZ631-180330-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
355 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

THROUGH 7 PM
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

TONIGHT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

WED
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

WED NIGHT
SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

THU
NE winds 5 kt early in the morning... becoming light and
variable, then becoming SW 5 kt in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.

THU NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

FRI
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

SAT
NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

SUN
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. 



ANZ632-180330-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
355 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

THROUGH 7 PM
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

TONIGHT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

WED
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

WED NIGHT
E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

THU
NE winds 5 kt...becoming SE late. Waves 1 foot.

THU NIGHT
S winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Waves
1 foot.

FRI
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

SAT
N winds 5 kt...becoming E in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

SUN
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. 



ANZ634-180330-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
355 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

THROUGH 7 PM
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

TONIGHT
NE winds 10 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

WED
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

WED NIGHT
E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

THU
E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

THU NIGHT
W winds 5 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

FRI
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 5 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

SAT
N winds 5 kt...becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves 1 to
2 ft.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 5 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

SUN
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. 



ANZ650-180330-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
355 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

THROUGH 7 PM
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a
dominant period of 10 seconds.

TONIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft... subsiding to
2 to 3 ft in the late evening and overnight... mainly NE swell
with a dominant period of 8 seconds.

WED
N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NE early in the afternoon,
then becoming SE late. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly SE swell with a
dominant period of 10 seconds.

WED NIGHT
SW winds 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 10 seconds.

THU
SW winds 5 kt...increasing to 5 to 10 kt late. Seas 2 to
3 ft...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds.

THU NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

FRI
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft.

SAT
N winds 5 kt...becoming E in the afternoon. Seas around
2 ft.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

SUN
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 



ANZ652-180330-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
355 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

THROUGH 7 PM
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a
dominant period of 10 seconds.

TONIGHT
N winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late.
Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 10 seconds...subsiding
to 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 10 seconds late.

WED
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 10 seconds.

WED NIGHT
SE winds 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 10 seconds.

THU
SE winds 5 kt...becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
3 ft...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds.

THU NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

FRI
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 5 kt. Seas around 3 ft.

SAT
NE winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

SUN
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 



ANZ654-180330-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
355 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING


THROUGH 7 PM
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a
dominant period of 10 seconds.

TONIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 10 seconds.

WED
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... mainly E swell with
a dominant period of 10 seconds.

WED NIGHT
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 kt...becoming SE late. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly
SE swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds.

THU NIGHT
SW winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Seas 2 to
3 ft.

FRI
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

SAT
NE winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

SUN
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 



ANZ656-180330-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
355 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING


THROUGH 7 PM
N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a
dominant period of 11 seconds.

TONIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 10 seconds.

WED
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 10 seconds...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 10 seconds late.

WED NIGHT
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... mainly E swell
with a dominant period of 10 seconds.

THU
NE winds 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly E swell with a
dominant period of 9 seconds.

THU NIGHT
SE winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Seas 2 to
3 ft.

FRI
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

SAT
NE winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

SUN
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 



ANZ658-180330-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
355 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT


THROUGH 7 PM
N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft with a
dominant period of 10 seconds.

TONIGHT
NE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period
of 10 seconds...subsiding to 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of
10 seconds after midnight.

WED
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 10 seconds.

WED NIGHT
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft... subsiding to
2 to 3 ft late...mainly E swell with a dominant period of
10 seconds.

THU
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... mainly E swell with
a dominant period of 9 seconds.

THU NIGHT
NE winds 5 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Seas
2 to 3 ft.

FRI
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 5 kt. Seas around 3 ft.

SAT
NE winds 5 kt. Seas around 3 ft... subsiding to 2 ft in
the afternoon.

SAT NIGHT
E winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

SUN
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 



ANZ633-180330-
Currituck Sound-
355 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

THROUGH 7 PM
N winds 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.

TONIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.

WED
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.

WED NIGHT
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

THU
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

THU NIGHT
NE winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Waves
1 foot.

FRI
N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

FRI NIGHT
NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

SAT
N winds 5 kt...becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

SUN
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. 



ANZ635-180330-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
355 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

THROUGH 7 PM
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

TONIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

WED
N winds 5 kt...becoming E in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.

WED NIGHT
S winds 5 kt until early morning... becoming light
and variable. Waves 1 foot.

THU
Variable winds less than 5 kt...becoming S 5 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 foot.

THU NIGHT
W winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

FRI
N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 5 kt...becoming S after midnight. Waves
1 foot.

SAT
N winds 5 kt...becoming E in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

SUN
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. 



ANZ636-180330-
York River-
355 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

THROUGH 7 PM
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

TONIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

WED
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

WED NIGHT
E winds 5 kt until early morning... becoming light
and variable. Waves 1 foot.

THU
Variable winds less than 5 kt...becoming S 5 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 foot.

THU NIGHT
W winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

FRI
N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 5 kt...becoming W after midnight. Waves
1 foot.

SAT
N winds 5 kt...becoming E in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

SUN
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. 



ANZ637-180330-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
355 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

THROUGH 7 PM
N winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

TONIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

WED
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

WED NIGHT
E winds 5 kt...becoming N late. Waves 1 foot.

THU
N winds 5 kt in the morning...becoming light and variable,
then becoming S 5 kt late. Waves 1 foot.

THU NIGHT
W winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

FRI
N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 5 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Waves
1 foot.

SAT
N winds 5 kt...becoming E in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

SUN
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. 



ANZ638-180330-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
355 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

THROUGH 7 PM
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

TONIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

WED
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

WED NIGHT
NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

THU
Variable winds less than 5 kt...becoming NE 5 kt in the
late morning and early afternoon, then becoming light and
variable late. Waves 1 foot.

THU NIGHT
Variable winds less than 5 kt...becoming S 5 kt late
in the evening, then becoming W after midnight. Waves 1 foot.

FRI
N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

FRI NIGHT
NE winds 5 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Waves
1 foot.

SAT
N winds 5 kt...becoming E in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

SUN
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.