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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS51 KAKQ

FZUS51 KAKQ 261342
CWFAKQ

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
942 AM EDT Fri Apr 26 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

ANZ600-270215-
942 AM EDT Fri Apr 26 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 warm front lifts north of the area this morning. A strong cold
front crosses the region this afternoon and evening. High pressure
builds into the area on Saturday. Low pressure tracks north of
the area Sunday.



ANZ630-270215-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
942 AM EDT Fri Apr 26 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON


REST OF TODAY
S winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance
of showers with a slight chance of tstms late this morning, then
showers with a chance of tstms this afternoon. Vsby 1 to 3 NM
late.

TONIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 20 to 25 kt in the
late evening and overnight. Waves 3 to 4 ft. Showers with a
chance of tstms in the evening.

SAT
W winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt in the morning.
Waves 2 to 3 ft.

SAT NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 5 to 10 kt in the
late evening and early morning, then becoming S late. Waves 1 to
2 ft.

SUN
S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W late. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

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

MON
NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Waves
2 to 3 ft, subsiding to 1 foot in the afternoon.

MON NIGHT
SE winds 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves
1 to 2 ft.

TUE
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

TUE NIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. 

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.



ANZ631-270215-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
942 AM EDT Fri Apr 26 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON


REST OF TODAY
S winds 15 kt, increasing to 20 kt this
afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers with a slight
chance of tstms late this morning, then showers with a chance of
tstms this afternoon.

TONIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W in the late evening
and overnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft. Showers with a
chance of tstms in the evening.

SAT
W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, diminishing to
15 kt late. Waves 3 to 4 ft.

SAT NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 5 to 10 kt in the
late evening and early morning, then becoming S late. Waves 1 to
2 ft.

SUN
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W late. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

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

MON
NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Waves
2 to 3 ft.

MON NIGHT
SE winds 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves
1 to 2 ft.

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

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

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.



ANZ632-270215-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
942 AM EDT Fri Apr 26 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON


REST OF TODAY
S winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance
of showers with a slight chance of tstms late this morning, then
showers with a chance of tstms this afternoon.

TONIGHT
W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Waves 3 to
4 ft. Showers with a chance of tstms in the evening.

SAT
W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Waves 3 to
4 ft.

SAT NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 5 to 10 kt in the
late evening and overnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft, subsiding to 1 to
2 ft after midnight.

SUN
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 15 to 20 kt in the
late evening and overnight. Waves 3 to 4 ft.

MON
NE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

MON NIGHT
SE winds 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves
1 to 2 ft.

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

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

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.



ANZ634-270215-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
942 AM EDT Fri Apr 26 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON


REST OF TODAY
S winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft. A chance
of showers with a slight chance of tstms late this morning, then
showers with a chance of tstms this afternoon.

TONIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W in the late evening
and early morning, then increasing to 20 to 25 kt late. Waves
3 to 4 ft. Showers with a chance of tstms in the evening.

SAT
W winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 3 to 4 ft.

SAT NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt
after midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft, subsiding to 1 to 2 ft after
midnight.

SUN
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 15 kt, becoming N in the late evening and
overnight. Waves 3 to 4 ft.

MON
NE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

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

TUE
SW winds 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. 

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.



ANZ650-270215-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
942 AM EDT Fri Apr 26 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON


REST OF TODAY
S winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds, building to
6 to 7 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds this afternoon.
Showers likely late this morning, then showers with a chance of
tstms this afternoon with vsby 1 to 3 NM.

TONIGHT
SW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming W in the late evening
and overnight. Seas 6 to 7 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
Showers with a chance of tstms in the evening.

SAT
W winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt late. Seas
4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in
the late evening and early morning, then becoming SW late. Seas
around 3 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds.

SUN
S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt in the late
morning and afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

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

MON
NE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

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

TUE
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE after midnight.
Seas 2 to 3 ft. 

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.



ANZ652-270215-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
942 AM EDT Fri Apr 26 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON


REST OF TODAY
S winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt
this afternoon. Seas 5 to 6 ft with a dominant period of
9 seconds. A chance of showers late this morning, then showers
with a chance of tstms this afternoon with vsby 1 to 3 NM.

TONIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 20 to 25 kt in the
late evening and overnight. Seas 5 to 6 ft with a dominant period
of 9 seconds. Showers with a chance of tstms in the evening.

SAT
W winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt late. Seas
4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 10 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 5 to 10 kt in the
late evening and early morning, then becoming S late. Seas around
3 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds.

SUN
S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt in the late
morning and afternoon. Seas around 2 ft, building to 3 to 4 ft in
the late morning and afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 15 kt, becoming N in the late evening and
overnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

MON
NE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

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

TUE
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.



ANZ654-270215-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
942 AM EDT Fri Apr 26 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON


REST OF TODAY
S winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt
this afternoon. Seas 5 to 6 ft with a dominant period of
9 seconds. A chance of showers with a slight chance of tstms late
this morning, then showers with a chance of tstms this afternoon.
Vsby 1 to 3 NM late.

TONIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W in the late evening
and early morning, then increasing to 20 to 25 kt late. Seas 5 to
6 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds. Showers with a chance
of tstms in the evening.

SAT
W winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt late. Seas
4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt
after midnight. Seas around 3 ft with a dominant period of 9
seconds.

SUN
S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt in the late
morning and afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 15 kt, becoming N in the late evening and
overnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

MON
NE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

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

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

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.



ANZ656-270215-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
942 AM EDT Fri Apr 26 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON


REST OF TODAY
S winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt
this afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of
9 seconds, building to 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of
9 seconds this afternoon. A chance of showers with a slight
chance of tstms late this morning, then showers with a chance of
tstms this afternoon.

TONIGHT
W winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt late.
Seas 5 to 6 ft with a dominant period of 10 seconds. Showers with
a chance of tstms in the evening.

SAT
W winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 8 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt
after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of
9 seconds.

SUN
S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt in the late
morning and afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 15 kt, becoming N in the late evening and
overnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

MON
NE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

MON NIGHT
SE winds 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Seas
around 3 ft.

TUE
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. 

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.



ANZ658-270215-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
942 AM EDT Fri Apr 26 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON


REST OF TODAY
S winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt
this afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of
9 seconds, building to 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of
9 seconds this afternoon. A chance of showers with a slight
chance of tstms late this morning, then showers and tstms likely
this afternoon.

TONIGHT
W winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft with a dominant
period of 10 seconds. Showers and tstms in the evening.

SAT
W winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 8 seconds.

SUN
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the
late morning and afternoon. Seas around 2 ft, building to 3 to
4 ft in the late morning and afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt late in
the evening, then becoming N with gusts up to 30 kt after
midnight. Seas around 2 ft, building to 4 to 5 ft in the late
evening and overnight.

MON
NE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

MON NIGHT
E winds 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Seas 3 to
4 ft.

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

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.



ANZ633-270215-
Currituck Sound-
942 AM EDT Fri Apr 26 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON


REST OF TODAY
S winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt
with gusts up to 30 kt this afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance
of showers with a slight chance of tstms late this morning, then
showers and tstms this afternoon.

TONIGHT
W winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Showers and
tstms in the evening.

SAT
W winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

SAT NIGHT
SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

SUN
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW late in the
evening, then becoming N 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Waves 1 to
2 ft.

MON
NE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 foot.

MON NIGHT
E winds 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves
1 foot.

TUE
SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. 

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.



ANZ635-270215-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
942 AM EDT Fri Apr 26 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON


REST OF TODAY
S winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt
this afternoon. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers with a slight
chance of tstms late this morning, then showers with a chance of
tstms this afternoon.

TONIGHT
W winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Showers with a
chance of tstms in the evening.

SAT
W winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt late.
Waves 2 to 3 ft, subsiding to 1 to 2 ft.

SAT NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S late. Waves 1 foot.

SUN
S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt in the late
morning and early afternoon, then becoming W late. Waves 1 foot.

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

MON
NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot.

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

TUE
SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

TUE NIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. 

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.



ANZ636-270215-
York River-
942 AM EDT Fri Apr 26 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON


REST OF TODAY
S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt
this afternoon. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers with a slight
chance of tstms late this morning, then showers and tstms this
afternoon.

TONIGHT
W winds 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt late. Waves 2
to 3 ft. Showers with a chance of tstms in the evening.

SAT
W winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt late.
Waves 2 to 3 ft, subsiding to 1 to 2 ft late.

SAT NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 5 to 10 kt in the
late evening and early morning, then becoming S late. Waves
1 foot.

SUN
S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt in the late
morning and afternoon. Waves 1 foot.

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

MON
NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot.

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

TUE
SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

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

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.



ANZ637-270215-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
942 AM EDT Fri Apr 26 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON


REST OF TODAY
S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt
this afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers with a
slight chance of tstms late this morning, then showers and tstms
this afternoon.

TONIGHT
W winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Showers with a
chance of tstms in the evening.

SAT
W winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

SAT NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 5 to 10 kt in the
late evening and overnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

SUN
S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt in the late
morning and afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N in the late evening
and overnight. Waves around 2 ft.

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

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

TUE
SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

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

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.



ANZ638-270215-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
942 AM EDT Fri Apr 26 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON


REST OF TODAY
S winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance
of showers with a slight chance of tstms late this morning, then
showers and tstms this afternoon.

TONIGHT
W winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Showers with a
chance of tstms in the evening.

SAT
W winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

SAT NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 5 to 10 kt in the
late evening and overnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

SUN
S winds 10 kt, becoming SW in the late morning and
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 15 to 20 kt in the
late evening and overnight. Waves around 2 ft.

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

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

TUE
SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

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

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.



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