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NWS Forecast

FZUS51 KAKQ 180414
CWFAKQ

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1214 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

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

ANZ600-181215-
1214 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.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 CENTERED OVER NEW ENGLAND WILL SLOWLY PUSH OFF TO
THE CANADIAN MARITIMES TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY...MAINTAINING A COOL
NORTHEAST FLOW ACROSS THE LOCAL AREA. A SLOW MOVING LOW PRESSURE
SYSTEM WILL PERSIST OFF THE SOUTHEAST COAST OVER THE WEEKEND...AS
HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS SOUTH FROM THE GREAT LAKES.



ANZ630-181215-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
1214 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

FRI
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

FRI NIGHT
E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.

SAT
N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

SAT NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

SUN
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

SUN NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

MON
NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

MON NIGHT
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.

TUE
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 



ANZ631-181215-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
1214 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

FRI
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE.

SAT
N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING.

SAT NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

SUN
NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

SUN NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

MON
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

MON NIGHT
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.

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



ANZ632-181215-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
1214 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

FRI
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

SAT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN UNTIL
LATE AFTERNOON.

SAT NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

SUN
NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.

SUN NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

MON
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

MON NIGHT
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.

TUE
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.



ANZ634-181215-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
1214 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING


REST OF TONIGHT
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 TO 5 FT.

FRI
NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

SAT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN UNTIL LATE
AFTERNOON.

SAT NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.

SUN
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 FT.

SUN NIGHT
NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT.

MON
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT.

MON NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT.

TUE
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT. 



ANZ650-181215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM-
1214 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING


REST OF TONIGHT
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.

FRI
NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9
SECONDS.

FRI NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.

SAT
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.

SAT NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.

SUN
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SUN NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

MON
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

MON NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.

TUE
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 



ANZ652-181215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM-
1214 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING


REST OF TONIGHT
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.

FRI
NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS.

FRI NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

SAT
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.

SAT NIGHT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

SUN
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SUN NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

MON
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

MON NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.

TUE
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT. 



ANZ654-181215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO
20 NM-
1214 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING


REST OF TONIGHT
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.

FRI
NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS.

FRI NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SAT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN UNTIL
LATE AFTERNOON.

SAT NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

SUN
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SUN NIGHT
NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

MON
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

MON NIGHT
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

TUE
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. 



ANZ656-181215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
1214 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING


REST OF TONIGHT
NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.

FRI
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 9 SECONDS.

FRI NIGHT
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.

SAT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

SAT NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY IN THE EVENING.

SUN
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SUN NIGHT
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

MON
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

MON NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

TUE
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. 



ANZ658-181215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
1214 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING


REST OF TONIGHT
NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.

FRI
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 9 SECONDS.

FRI NIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

SAT
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

SAT NIGHT
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
EARLY IN THE EVENING.

SUN
NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

SUN NIGHT
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

MON
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

MON NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

TUE
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. 



ANZ633-181215-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
1214 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING


REST OF TONIGHT
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

FRI
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

FRI NIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

SAT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

SAT NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY IN THE EVENING.

SUN
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

SUN NIGHT
NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

MON
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

MON NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

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



ANZ635-181215-
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
1214 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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

FRI NIGHT
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.

SAT
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

SAT NIGHT
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

SUN
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

SUN NIGHT
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

MON
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

MON NIGHT
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.

TUE
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 



ANZ636-181215-
YORK RIVER-
1214 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

FRI
NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

FRI NIGHT
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

SAT
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
A CHANCE OF RAIN UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON.

SAT NIGHT
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

SUN
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

SUN NIGHT
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

MON
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

MON NIGHT
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.

TUE
SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. 



ANZ637-181215-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
1214 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

FRI
NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

FRI NIGHT
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

SAT
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF RAIN UNTIL LATE
AFTERNOON.

SAT NIGHT
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

SUN
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

SUN NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

MON
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

MON NIGHT
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.

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



ANZ638-181215-
JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-
TUNNEL-
1214 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

FRI
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SAT
NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN UNTIL LATE
AFTERNOON.

SAT NIGHT
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

SUN
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

SUN NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

MON
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.

MON NIGHT
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

TUE
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.



GINGRICH