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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS51 KAKQ

FZUS51 KAKQ 211549
CWFAKQ

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
1049 AM EST Thu Feb 21 2019

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

ANZ600-220415-
1049 AM EST Thu Feb 21 2019

.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 weak cold front will drop south through the waters this
afternoon and evening. The front then stalls over the Southeast
and Mid Atlantic states on Friday. Another low pressure system
arrives by Saturday, with a cold frontal passage Sunday.



ANZ630-220415-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
1049 AM EST Thu Feb 21 2019

REST OF TODAY
W winds 5 kt, becoming N late. Waves 1 foot. A
chance of showers late this morning and early afternoon.

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

FRI
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain in
the afternoon.

FRI NIGHT
NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain after
midnight.

SAT
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Rain.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves
1 to 2 ft. Rain, mainly in the evening.

SUN
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft.

MON
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

MON NIGHT
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. 



ANZ631-220415-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
1049 AM EST Thu Feb 21 2019

REST OF TODAY
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N late. Waves
1 foot. Showers likely late this morning and early afternoon,
then a slight chance of showers late.

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

FRI
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain.

FRI NIGHT
NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.

SAT
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Rain.

SAT NIGHT
E winds 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves 1 to
2 ft. Rain likely, mainly in the evening.

SUN
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers
in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft.

MON
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

MON NIGHT
N winds 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. 



ANZ632-220415-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
1049 AM EST Thu Feb 21 2019

REST OF TODAY
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N late. Waves 1 to
2 ft. Showers likely late this morning and early afternoon, then
a chance of showers late.

TONIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt late.
Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers early in the evening.

FRI
NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt late. Waves
1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain.

FRI NIGHT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.

SAT
E winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Rain.

SAT NIGHT
E winds 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Waves
1 to 2 ft. Rain likely, mainly in the evening.

SUN
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers
in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft.

MON
W winds 15 kt, diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Waves 2 to 3 ft.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Waves
1 to 2 ft. 



ANZ634-220415-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
1049 AM EST Thu Feb 21 2019

REST OF TODAY
W winds 10 kt, becoming N late. Waves around
2 ft. Showers likely late this morning and early afternoon, then
a chance of showers late.

TONIGHT
N winds 5 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the late
evening and overnight. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of showers
early in the evening.

FRI
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of rain.

FRI NIGHT
NE winds 5 kt, increasing to 10 kt after midnight.
Waves around 2 ft. A chance of rain.

SAT
E winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Rain.

SAT NIGHT
E winds 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Waves
around 2 ft. Rain likely, mainly in the evening.

SUN
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers
in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 20 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft.

MON
W winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

MON NIGHT
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. 



ANZ650-220415-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
1049 AM EST Thu Feb 21 2019

REST OF TODAY
W winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 8 seconds. A chance of showers late
this morning and early afternoon.

TONIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 8 seconds.

FRI
N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late. Seas
2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly SE
swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds.

SAT
E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain in
the morning, then rain in the afternoon.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW late. Seas 3 to
4 ft. Rain.

SUN
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft, building to 5 to
6 ft in the afternoon. Showers likely in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

MON
W winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.



ANZ652-220415-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
1049 AM EST Thu Feb 21 2019

REST OF TODAY
W winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 8 seconds. Showers likely late this
morning, then a chance of showers early this afternoon. A slight
chance of showers late.

TONIGHT
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft with a dominant
period of 8 seconds.

FRI
N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds,
subsiding to 2 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds in the
afternoon.

FRI NIGHT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly SE
swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds. A chance of rain after
midnight.

SAT
E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Rain.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S after midnight.
Seas 3 to 4 ft. Rain.

SUN
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers
in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

MON
W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.



ANZ654-220415-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
1049 AM EST Thu Feb 21 2019

REST OF TODAY
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt
late. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 8 seconds. Showers
likely late this morning and early afternoon, then a chance of
showers late.

TONIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt late.
Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 8 seconds. A chance of
showers early in the evening.

FRI
N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late. Seas
3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds. A chance of rain.

FRI NIGHT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly E
swell with a dominant period of 6 seconds. A chance of rain.

SAT
E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Rain.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S after midnight.
Seas 3 to 4 ft. Rain likely, mainly in the evening.

SUN
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers
in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

MON
W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

MON NIGHT
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 



ANZ656-220415-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
1049 AM EST Thu Feb 21 2019

REST OF TODAY
W winds 10 kt, becoming NW late. Seas 3 to 4 ft,
subsiding to 2 ft late. Mainly SE swell with a dominant period of
8 seconds. Showers likely late this morning, then a chance of
showers this afternoon. Vsby 1 to 3 NM late this morning and
early afternoon.

TONIGHT
N winds 5 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the late
evening and overnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of
7 seconds. A chance of showers early in the evening.

FRI
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period
of 7 seconds. A chance of rain.

FRI NIGHT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt late.
Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds. A chance of
rain.

SAT
E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Rain.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S after midnight.
Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of rain.

SUN
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers
in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

MON
W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

MON NIGHT
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 



ANZ658-220415-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
1049 AM EST Thu Feb 21 2019

REST OF TODAY
W winds 10 kt, becoming NW late. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds. A chance of
showers.

TONIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas around 3 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds. A
chance of showers early in the evening.

FRI
NE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds. A
chance of rain.

FRI NIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft with a
dominant period of 6 seconds. A chance of rain in the evening,
then rain likely after midnight.

SAT
E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Rain.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S after midnight.
Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of rain in the evening.

SUN
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers
in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

MON
NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N after midnight.
Seas 3 to 4 ft. 



ANZ633-220415-
Currituck Sound-
1049 AM EST Thu Feb 21 2019

REST OF TODAY
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW late. Waves
1 foot. Showers likely late this morning, then a chance of
showers this afternoon.

TONIGHT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt late.
Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers early in the evening.

FRI
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.

FRI NIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain
in the evening, then rain likely after midnight.

SAT
E winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. Rain.

SAT NIGHT
E winds 10 kt, becoming S in the late evening and
overnight. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.

SUN
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers
in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

MON
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Waves
1 foot. 



ANZ635-220415-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
1049 AM EST Thu Feb 21 2019

REST OF TODAY
W winds 5 kt, becoming NE late. Waves 1 foot. A
chance of showers late this morning and early afternoon.

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

FRI
N winds 10 kt, diminishing to 5 kt in the late morning and
afternoon. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.

FRI NIGHT
NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain after
midnight.

SAT
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Rain.

SAT NIGHT
E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S in the late evening
and overnight. Waves 1 foot. Rain likely, mainly in the evening.

SUN
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Showers likely in
the morning.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

MON
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.

MON NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. 



ANZ636-220415-
York River-
1049 AM EST Thu Feb 21 2019

REST OF TODAY
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N late. Waves
1 foot. Showers likely late this morning and early afternoon,
then a chance of showers late.

TONIGHT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers
early in the evening.

FRI
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.

FRI NIGHT
NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.

SAT
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Rain.

SAT NIGHT
E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S in the late evening
and overnight. Waves 1 foot. Rain likely, mainly in the evening.

SUN
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

MON
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight.
Waves 1 foot. 



ANZ637-220415-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
1049 AM EST Thu Feb 21 2019

REST OF TODAY
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW late. Waves
1 foot. Showers likely late this morning and early afternoon,
then a chance of showers late.

TONIGHT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers
early in the evening.

FRI
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.

FRI NIGHT
NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.

SAT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Rain.

SAT NIGHT
E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW in the late evening
and overnight. Waves 1 foot. Rain likely, mainly in the evening.

SUN
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers
in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

MON
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight.
Waves 1 foot. 



ANZ638-220415-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
1049 AM EST Thu Feb 21 2019

REST OF TODAY
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N late. Waves
1 foot. Showers likely late this morning and early afternoon,
then a chance of showers late.

TONIGHT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers
early in the evening.

FRI
NE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.

FRI NIGHT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.

SAT
NE winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Rain.

SAT NIGHT
E winds 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Waves
1 foot. Rain likely, mainly in the evening.

SUN
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

MON
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Waves
1 foot.