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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS51 KAKQ

FZUS51 KAKQ 230403
CWFAKQ

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
1103 PM EST Thu Feb 22 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

ANZ600-231630-
1103 PM EST Thu Feb 22 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...

A cold front over the waters will move south of the area this
evening. The front will slowly return north as a warm front on
Friday and stalls just north of the area Friday night into
Saturday. Another cold front moves through the area Sunday into
Monday.



ANZ630-231630-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
1103 PM EST Thu Feb 22 2018

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST FRIDAY


OVERNIGHT
NE winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt.
Waves around 3 ft. A slight chance of drizzle. A slight chance of
light rain. Areas of fog after midnight with vsby 1 NM or less.

FRI
NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SE around 5 kt in the
afternoon. Waves around 2 ft in the morning, then 1 foot. A
chance of light rain and drizzle in the morning. Areas of fog in
the morning with vsby 1 NM or less.

FRI NIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 foot, then around 2 ft after midnight. Areas of
fog after midnight with vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SAT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot. Areas of fog in the morning with vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SAT NIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 foot, then around 2 ft after midnight. A chance
of showers.

SUN
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers
in the afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of showers.

MON
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers
through the day.

TUE
NW winds around 5 kt, becoming W. Waves 1 foot. 



ANZ631-231630-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
1103 PM EST Thu Feb 22 2018

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST FRIDAY


OVERNIGHT
NE winds around 20 kt, becoming N 15 kt. Waves
around 3 ft. A slight chance of rain with patchy drizzle after
midnight. Areas of fog after midnight with vsby 1 NM or less.

FRI
NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SE around 5 kt in the
afternoon. Waves around 2 ft in the morning, then 1 foot. Areas
of fog in the morning with vsby 1 NM or less.

FRI NIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 foot, then around 2 ft after midnight. Areas of
fog after midnight with vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SAT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves around 2 ft in the morning, then 1 foot. Areas
of fog in the morning with vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SAT NIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 foot, then around 2 ft after midnight. A chance
of showers.

SUN
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers
in the afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of showers.

MON
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft in the morning, then
1 foot. A chance of showers through the day.

TUE
N winds around 5 kt, becoming W late, then becoming SW in
the evening, becoming W after midnight. Waves 1 foot. 



ANZ632-231630-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
1103 PM EST Thu Feb 22 2018

DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST FRIDAY

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST FRIDAY


OVERNIGHT
N winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt.
Waves around 3 ft. Areas of fog. Patchy drizzle after midnight.
Vsby 1 NM or less.

FRI
N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E around 5 kt in the
afternoon. Waves around 2 ft in the morning, then 1 foot. Areas
of fog in the morning with vsby 1 NM or less.

FRI NIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 foot, then around 2 ft after midnight. Areas of
fog after midnight with vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SAT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft in the morning,
then 1 foot. Areas of fog in the morning with vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SAT NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

SUN
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers in the afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of showers.

MON
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft in the morning, then
1 foot. A chance of showers through the day.

TUE
N winds around 5 kt, becoming W late, then becoming SW in
the evening, becoming W after midnight. Waves 1 foot. 



ANZ634-231630-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
1103 PM EST Thu Feb 22 2018

DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST FRIDAY

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST FRIDAY


OVERNIGHT
NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft. Areas of fog.
Patchy drizzle after midnight. Vsby 1 NM or less.

FRI
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
around 2 ft. Areas of fog in the morning with vsby 1 NM or less.

FRI NIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Waves around 2 ft. Areas of fog after midnight with
vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SAT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Areas of fog in
the morning with vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SAT NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

SUN
SW winds around 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers in the afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of showers.

MON
N winds around 10 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Waves around
2 ft. A chance of showers through the day.

TUE
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W late, then becoming SW in
the evening, becoming NW after midnight. Waves around 2 ft. 



ANZ650-231630-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
1103 PM EST Thu Feb 22 2018

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST FRIDAY


OVERNIGHT
NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. A slight
chance of light rain and drizzle late this evening, then a chance
of light rain and drizzle after midnight. Areas of fog. Vsby 1 to
3 NM, decreasing to 1 NM or less after midnight.

FRI
NE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SE 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of light rain and drizzle in
the morning. Areas of fog in the morning with vsby 1 NM or less.

FRI NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Areas of fog
after midnight with vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SAT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SE around 5 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of fog in the morning with vsby
1 to 3 NM.

SAT NIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.

SUN
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers
in the afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.

MON
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers through the day.

TUE
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 



ANZ652-231630-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
1103 PM EST Thu Feb 22 2018

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST FRIDAY


OVERNIGHT
NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. A slight
chance of light rain and drizzle late this evening, then a slight
chance of rain with patchy drizzle after midnight. Areas of fog
late this evening. Areas of fog after midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 NM,
decreasing to 1 NM or less after midnight.

FRI
NE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SE 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of light rain and drizzle in
the morning. Areas of fog in the morning with vsby 1 NM or less.

FRI NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Areas of fog
after midnight with vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SAT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of fog in the morning with vsby
1 to 3 NM.

SAT NIGHT
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of
showers.

SUN
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers
in the afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.

MON
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers
through the day.

TUE
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 



ANZ654-231630-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
1103 PM EST Thu Feb 22 2018

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST FRIDAY


OVERNIGHT
NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Areas of fog.
Patchy drizzle after midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 NM, decreasing to 1 NM
or less after midnight.

FRI
NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Areas of fog in the morning with vsby
1 NM or less.

FRI NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of fog
after midnight with vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SAT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of fog in the morning with vsby
1 to 3 NM.

SAT NIGHT
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

SUN
SW winds around 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers
in the afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.

MON
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers
through the day.

TUE
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W late, then becoming W 5 to
10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 



ANZ656-231630-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
1103 PM EST Thu Feb 22 2018

DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST FRIDAY

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM EST FRIDAY


OVERNIGHT
N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt
after midnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Areas of fog. Patchy drizzle
after midnight. Vsby 1 NM or less.

FRI
N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SE around 5 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of fog in the morning with vsby
1 NM or less.

FRI NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of fog
after midnight with vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SAT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Areas of fog in
the morning with vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SAT NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.

SUN
SW winds around 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers
in the afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W after midnight.
Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.

MON
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers
through the day.

TUE
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 



ANZ658-231630-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
1103 PM EST Thu Feb 22 2018

DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST FRIDAY


OVERNIGHT
N winds 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Areas of fog. Vsby 1
NM or less.

FRI
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 3 to
4 ft. Areas of fog in the morning with vsby 1 NM or less.

FRI NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of fog
after midnight with vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SAT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Areas of fog in the
morning with vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SAT NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.

SUN
SW winds around 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers.

MON
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers
through the day.

TUE
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 



ANZ633-231630-
Currituck Sound-
1103 PM EST Thu Feb 22 2018

DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST FRIDAY


OVERNIGHT
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. Areas of fog.
Patchy drizzle after midnight. Vsby 1 NM or less.

FRI
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot. Areas of fog in the morning with vsby 1 NM or less.

FRI NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Areas of fog
after midnight with vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SAT
SW winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Areas of fog in the
morning with vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SAT NIGHT
SW winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

SUN
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers.

MON
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers
through the day.

TUE
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E early in the evening, then
becoming N around 5 kt in the late evening and overnight. Waves
1 foot. 



ANZ635-231630-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
1103 PM EST Thu Feb 22 2018

OVERNIGHT
NE winds 15 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Waves 2 ft. A slight chance of light rain and drizzle.
Areas of fog after midnight with vsby 1 NM or less.

FRI
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot. A chance of drizzle in the morning. Areas of fog in the
morning with vsby 1 NM or less.

FRI NIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight.
Waves 1 foot. Areas of fog after midnight with vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SAT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, diminishing to around 5 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 foot. Areas of fog in the morning with vsby
1 to 3 NM.

SAT NIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers.

SUN
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers in
the afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers.

MON
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers
through the day.

TUE
NW winds around 5 kt, becoming W late, then becoming NW
around 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. 



ANZ636-231630-
York River-
1103 PM EST Thu Feb 22 2018

OVERNIGHT
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Areas of
fog. A slight chance of rain with patchy drizzle after midnight.
Vsby 1 NM or less.

FRI
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot. Areas of fog in the morning with vsby 1 NM or less.

FRI NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Areas of fog
after midnight with vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SAT
SW winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Areas of fog in the
morning with vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SAT NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

SUN
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers in
the afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers.

MON
N winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers
through the day.

TUE
N winds around 5 kt, becoming W around 5 kt late, then
becoming NW around 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. 



ANZ637-231630-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
1103 PM EST Thu Feb 22 2018

OVERNIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Areas of
fog. Patchy drizzle after midnight. Vsby 1 NM or less.

FRI
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot. Areas of fog in the morning with vsby 1 NM or less.

FRI NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Areas of fog
after midnight with vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SAT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Areas of fog in the
morning with vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SAT NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

SUN
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers in the afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers.

MON
N winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers
through the day.

TUE
N winds around 5 kt, becoming E around 5 kt late, then
becoming S in the evening, becoming W after midnight. Waves
1 foot. 



ANZ638-231630-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
1103 PM EST Thu Feb 22 2018

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST FRIDAY


OVERNIGHT
N winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming NE 10 to 15 kt. Waves
2 to 3 ft...subsiding to 1 to 2 ft. Areas of fog. Patchy drizzle
after midnight. Vsby 1 NM or less.

FRI
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Waves
around 2 ft in the morning, then 1 foot. Areas of fog in the
morning with vsby 1 NM or less.

FRI NIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight.
Waves 1 foot. Areas of fog after midnight with vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SAT
SW winds around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Areas of fog in the
morning with vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SAT NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot, then around 2 ft
after midnight.

SUN
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers in the afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW around 5 kt after
midnight. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of showers.

MON
N winds around 5 kt. Waves around 2 ft in the morning,
then 1 foot. A chance of showers through the day.

TUE
N winds around 5 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Waves
1 foot.