National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS51 KAKQ

FZUS51 KAKQ 290712
CWFAKQ

Coastal Waters Forecast for Virginia
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
312 AM EDT Wed May 29 2024

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

ANZ600-291930
312 AM EDT Wed May 29 2024

.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 moves over the local waters tonight with a brief surge expected. High pressure builds into the region late this week.


ANZ630-291930
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA
312 AM EDT Wed May 29 2024

THROUGH 7 AM
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

TODAY
N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt later this morning, then becoming E this afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Scattered showers and tstms late.

TONIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Scattered showers and tstms in the evening.

THU
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

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

FRI
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

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

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

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves 1 foot.

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

SUN NIGHT
S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.


ANZ631-291930
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA
312 AM EDT Wed May 29 2024

THROUGH 7 AM
N winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

TODAY
N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt later this morning, then becoming E this afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

TONIGHT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Scattered showers and tstms in the evening.

THU
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

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

FRI
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

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

SAT
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves 1 foot.

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

SUN NIGHT
S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.


ANZ632-291930
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA
312 AM EDT Wed May 29 2024

THROUGH 7 AM
N winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

TODAY
N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt later this morning, then becoming E this afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

TONIGHT
E winds 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

THU
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

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

FRI
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

SAT
N winds 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves 1 foot.

SUN
S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

SUN NIGHT
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.


ANZ634-291930
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel
312 AM EDT Wed May 29 2024

THROUGH 7 AM
N winds 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Wave Detail: NW 1 foot at 2 seconds and SE 1 foot at 7 seconds.

TODAY
N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt later this morning, then becoming E this afternoon, becoming SE 10 kt late. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Wave Detail: NW 1 foot at 3 seconds and E 1 foot at 7 seconds.

TONIGHT
SE winds 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Wave Detail: SE 1 foot at 3 seconds and E 1 foot at 7 seconds.

THU
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Wave Detail: NW 2 ft at 3 seconds and E 1 foot at 8 seconds.

THU NIGHT
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Wave Detail: N 2 ft at 3 seconds and E 1 foot at 7 seconds.

FRI
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Wave Detail: N 2 ft at 3 seconds and E 1 foot at 6 seconds.

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

SAT
N winds 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves around 2 ft.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves around 2 ft.

SUN
SW winds 10 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Waves around 2 ft.

SUN NIGHT
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.


ANZ650-291930
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out 20 nm
312 AM EDT Wed May 29 2024

THROUGH 7 AM
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW late. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Wave Detail: SE 3 ft at 7 seconds.

TODAY
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE early in the afternoon, then becoming S late. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Wave Detail: SE 3 ft at 7 seconds and NW 1 foot at 2 seconds.

TONIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Wave Detail: SE 2 ft at 7 seconds. Scattered showers and tstms in the evening.

THU
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Wave Detail: NW 2 ft at 3 seconds and SE 2 ft at 8 seconds.

THU NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Wave Detail: NE 2 ft at 6 seconds and N 1 foot at 3 seconds.

FRI
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Wave Detail: NE 2 ft at 6 seconds and NW 1 foot at 3 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Seas around 2 ft.

SAT
N winds 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

SUN
S winds 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft.

SUN NIGHT
S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft, occasionally to 5 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.


ANZ652-291930
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm
312 AM EDT Wed May 29 2024

THROUGH 7 AM
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 10 kt late. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Wave Detail: SE 2 ft at 7 seconds.

TODAY
N winds 10 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt late this morning, then becoming S early in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Wave Detail: SE 3 ft at 7 seconds and NW 1 foot at 2 seconds.

TONIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas around 2 ft. Wave Detail: SE 2 ft at 7 seconds and W 1 foot at 3 seconds. Scattered showers and tstms in the evening.

THU
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Wave Detail: NW 2 ft at 3 seconds and SE 2 ft at 7 seconds.

THU NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Wave Detail: NE 2 ft at 7 seconds and NW 1 foot at 2 seconds.

FRI
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Wave Detail: NE 3 ft at 6 seconds and N 2 ft at 3 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Seas around 2 ft.

SAT
N winds 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

SUN
S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft, occasionally to 5 ft.

SUN NIGHT
S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft, occasionally to 5 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.


ANZ654-291930
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out 20 nm
312 AM EDT Wed May 29 2024

THROUGH 7 AM
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt late. Seas around 2 ft. Wave Detail: SE 2 ft at 7 seconds.

TODAY
N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the late morning and early afternoon, then becoming SE late. Seas around 2 ft. Wave Detail: SE 2 ft at 7 seconds and NW 1 foot at 3 seconds.

TONIGHT
S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas around 2 ft. Wave Detail: SE 2 ft at 7 seconds and NW 1 foot at 2 seconds.

THU
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Wave Detail: NW 2 ft at 3 seconds and SE 2 ft at 7 seconds.

THU NIGHT
N winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Wave Detail: N 2 ft at 3 seconds and E 2 ft at 8 seconds.

FRI
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Wave Detail: N 3 ft at 6 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

SAT
N winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

SUN
S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft, occasionally to 5 ft.

SUN NIGHT
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft, occasionally to 5 ft.


ANZ656-291930
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia
North Carolina border out to 20 nm
312 AM EDT Wed May 29 2024

THROUGH 7 AM
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 10 kt late. Seas around 2 ft. Wave Detail: SE 2 ft at 8 seconds and NW 1 foot at 2 seconds.

TODAY
N winds 10 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the late morning, then becoming NE in the afternoon, becoming E late. Seas around 2 ft. Wave Detail: SE 2 ft at 8 seconds and NW 1 foot at 3 seconds.

TONIGHT
SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas around 2 ft. Wave Detail: SE 2 ft at 7 seconds and SE 1 foot at 3 seconds.

THU
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Wave Detail: NW 2 ft at 3 seconds and SE 2 ft at 8 seconds.

THU NIGHT
N winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Wave Detail: N 2 ft at 5 seconds.

FRI
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Wave Detail: NW 2 ft at 3 seconds and NE 2 ft at 6 seconds.

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

SAT
N winds 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Seas around 2 ft.

SUN
SW winds 10 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft, occasionally to 5 ft.

SUN NIGHT
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft, occasionally to 5 ft.


ANZ658-291930
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out 20 nm
312 AM EDT Wed May 29 2024

THROUGH 7 AM
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW late. Seas around 2 ft. Wave Detail: SE 2 ft at 8 seconds.

TODAY
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon, then becoming E late. Seas around 2 ft. Wave Detail: SE 2 ft at 8 seconds and NW 1 foot at 3 seconds.

TONIGHT
SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas around 2 ft. Wave Detail: SE 2 ft at 8 seconds and NW 1 foot at 3 seconds.

THU
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Wave Detail: N 2 ft at 3 seconds and E 2 ft at 9 seconds.

THU NIGHT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Wave Detail: E 2 ft at 6 seconds.

FRI
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Wave Detail: N 3 ft at 5 seconds.

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

SAT
N winds 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas around 3 ft.

SAT NIGHT
E winds 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

SUN
SW winds 10 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft, occasionally to 5 ft.

SUN NIGHT
S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft, occasionally to 5 ft.


ANZ633-291930
Currituck Sound
312 AM EDT Wed May 29 2024

THROUGH 7 AM
W winds 5 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt late. Waves 1 foot or less and light chop.

TODAY
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE late in the morning, then becoming E in the afternoon. Waves around 1 foot.

TONIGHT
SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Waves around 1 foot.

THU
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Waves around 1 foot, increasing to 1 to 2 ft in the afternoon.

THU NIGHT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Waves around 1 foot.

FRI
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

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

SAT
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves around 1 foot.

SAT NIGHT
E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves around 1 foot.

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

SUN NIGHT
S winds 10 kt. Waves around 1 foot.


ANZ635-291930
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point
312 AM EDT Wed May 29 2024

THROUGH 7 AM
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N late. Waves around 1 foot.

TODAY
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Waves around 1 foot, diminishing to 1 foot or less and light chop late. Scattered showers and tstms late.

TONIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 1 foot. Scattered showers and tstms in the evening.

THU
NW winds 10 kt. Waves around 1 foot.

THU NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 1 foot.

FRI
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot or less and light chop.

SAT
N winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot or less and light chop.

SAT NIGHT
S winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot or less and light chop.

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

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

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.


ANZ636-291930
York River
312 AM EDT Wed May 29 2024

THROUGH 7 AM
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 kt late. Waves around 1 foot.

TODAY
N winds 10 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt, then becoming W in the afternoon. Waves around 1 foot.

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

THU
N winds 10 kt. Waves around 1 foot.

THU NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 1 foot.

FRI
N winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves around 1 foot.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Waves around 1 foot, diminishing to 1 foot or less and light chop after midnight.

SAT
NW winds 5 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less and light chop, increasing to around 1 foot in the afternoon.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves around 1 foot.

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

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


ANZ637-291930
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge
312 AM EDT Wed May 29 2024

THROUGH 7 AM
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 kt late. Waves around 1 foot.

TODAY
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW later this morning, then becoming W in the afternoon. Waves around 1 foot.

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

THU
N winds 10 kt. Waves around 1 foot.

THU NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 1 foot.

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

FRI NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Waves around 1 foot, diminishing to 1 foot or less and light chop after midnight.

SAT
NW winds 5 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less and light chop, increasing to around 1 foot in the afternoon.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves around 1 foot, diminishing to 1 foot or less and light chop after midnight.

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

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


ANZ638-291930
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge
Tunnel
312 AM EDT Wed May 29 2024

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

TODAY
N winds 10 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late in the morning, then becoming E in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

TONIGHT
NE winds 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

THU
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

THU NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

FRI
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

FRI NIGHT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

SAT
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves 1 foot.

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

SUN NIGHT
S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.