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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS51 KAKQ

FZUS51 KAKQ 211351
CWFAKQ

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
951 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 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

ANZ600-212115-
951 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 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 slides offshore and out to sea today through  Tuesday.
A cold front will approach the area from the northwest  Tuesday
night, then crosses the waters Wednesday into Wednesday  night. High
pressure will gradually build down into the region from the
northwest late Thursday through Friday.   



ANZ630-212115-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
951 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

REST OF TODAY
S winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt
late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

TONIGHT
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

TUE
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

WED
W winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NW 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft...subsiding to 1 foot in the
afternoon. A chance of showers late in the morning. Showers and
tstms likely in the afternoon.

WED NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Showers and
tstms likely in the evening, then a chance of showers after
midnight.

THU
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers in the morning.

THU NIGHT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt
after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

FRI
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. 

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.



ANZ631-212115-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
951 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

REST OF TODAY
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

TONIGHT
S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

TUE
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

WED
W winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NW 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft...subsiding to 1 foot in the
afternoon. Showers and tstms likely in the afternoon.

WED NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Showers and
tstms likely in the evening, then a chance of showers after
midnight.

THU
NE winds 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of showers in
the morning.

THU NIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

FRI
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. 

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.



ANZ632-212115-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
951 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

REST OF TODAY
SE winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt
late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

TONIGHT
S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

TUE
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

WED
SW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming W 5 to 10 kt early in the
afternoon, then becoming NW late. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Showers and
tstms likely in the afternoon.

WED NIGHT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Showers
likely. Tstms likely, mainly in the evening.

THU
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers in the morning.

THU NIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

FRI
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. 

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.



ANZ634-212115-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
951 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

REST OF TODAY
SE winds 5 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt this
afternoon. Waves around 2 ft.

TONIGHT
S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

TUE
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 15 kt. Waves 2 ft.

WED
SW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming W 5 to 10 kt early in the
afternoon, then becoming NW late. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Showers and
tstms likely in the afternoon.

WED NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NE 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely. Tstms likely, mainly
in the evening.

THU
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 3 ft. A chance of
showers.

THU NIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft.

FRI
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft. 

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.



ANZ650-212115-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
951 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

REST OF TODAY
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft... mainly
SE swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds.

TONIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 9 seconds.

TUE
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...building to 3 to 4
ft late.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft...building to
4 to 5 ft in the late evening and overnight.

WED
SW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NW 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft in the
afternoon. A chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming N 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of tstms in the evening. A
chance of showers.

THU
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of
showers in the morning.

THU NIGHT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming N 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

FRI
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 

Winds and seas higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.



ANZ652-212115-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
951 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

REST OF TODAY
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft... mainly
SE swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.

TONIGHT
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft with a dominant
period of 9 seconds.

TUE
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...building to 3 to 4
ft late.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft...building to
4 to 5 ft in the late evening and overnight.

WED
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3
ft in the afternoon. A chance of showers and tstms in the
afternoon.

WED NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of tstms. Showers likely,
mainly in the evening.

THU
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers
in the morning.

THU NIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

FRI
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 4 ft...subsiding to 3 ft
in the afternoon.

Winds and seas higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.



ANZ654-212115-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
951 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

REST OF TODAY
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft... mainly
SE swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.

TONIGHT
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft with a dominant
period of 9 seconds.

TUE
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...building to 3 to 4
ft late.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

WED
SW winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming W 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft in the afternoon. Showers and tstms
likely in the afternoon.

WED NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NE 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely. Tstms likely, mainly in
the evening.

THU
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers
in the morning.

THU NIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

FRI
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 

Winds and seas higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.



ANZ656-212115-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
951 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

REST OF TODAY
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft...mainly
SE swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.

TONIGHT
S winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft...mainly SE swell with
a dominant period of 10 seconds.

TUE
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

WED
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers and tstms
likely in the afternoon.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NE 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely. Tstms likely, mainly in
the evening.

THU
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of tstms in
the morning. A chance of showers.

THU NIGHT
NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

FRI
NE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. 

Winds and seas higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.



ANZ658-212115-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
951 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

REST OF TODAY
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft...mainly
SE swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.

TONIGHT
S winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft...mainly SE swell with
a dominant period of 9 seconds.

TUE
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

WED
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the afternoon.

WED NIGHT
W winds 10 kt...becoming N after midnight. Seas 2 to
3 ft. Showers and tstms likely.

THU
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Showers likely with
a chance of tstms in the morning, then a chance of showers in the
afternoon.

THU NIGHT
NE winds 15 kt. Seas around 4 ft.

FRI
NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. 

Winds and seas higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.



ANZ633-212115-
Currituck Sound-
951 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

REST OF TODAY
SE winds 5 kt...increasing to 5 to 10 kt this
afternoon. Waves 1 foot.

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

TUE
S winds 5 to 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Waves
1 foot.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.

WED
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. Tstms likely early in
the afternoon. Showers and tstms likely late.

WED NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming N after midnight.
Waves 1 foot. Showers and tstms likely.

THU
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. Showers likely with a
chance of tstms in the morning, then a chance of showers in the
afternoon.

THU NIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.

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

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.



ANZ635-212115-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
951 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

REST OF TODAY
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

TONIGHT
S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

TUE
S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

WED
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers
late in the morning. Showers and tstms likely in the afternoon.

WED NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Showers and tstms
likely in the evening, then a chance of showers after midnight.

THU
NE winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers in the
morning.

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

FRI
NE winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. 

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.



ANZ636-212115-
York River-
951 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

REST OF TODAY
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

TONIGHT
S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

TUE
SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

WED
SW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NW 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers late in the
morning. Showers and tstms likely in the afternoon.

WED NIGHT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Showers and tstms
likely in the evening, then a chance of showers after midnight.

THU
NE winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers in
the morning.

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

FRI
NE winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.



ANZ637-212115-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
951 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

REST OF TODAY
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

TONIGHT
S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

TUE
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

WED
SW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming W 5 to 10 kt early in the
afternoon, then becoming NW late. Waves 1 foot. Showers and tstms
likely in the afternoon.

WED NIGHT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Showers and tstms
likely in the evening, then showers likely with a chance of tstms
after midnight.

THU
NE winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers in
the morning.

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

FRI
NE winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.



ANZ638-212115-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
951 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

REST OF TODAY
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

TONIGHT
S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

TUE
SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

WED
SW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming W 5 to 10 kt early in the
afternoon, then becoming NW late. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Showers and
tstms likely in the afternoon.

WED NIGHT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Showers
likely. Tstms likely, mainly in the evening.

THU
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers.

THU NIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

FRI
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. 

Winds and waves higher and visibilities lower in and near tstms.



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