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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS51 KAKQ

FZUS51 KAKQ 200716
CWFAKQ

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
316 AM EDT Mon Aug 20 2018

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

ANZ600-202030-
316 AM EDT Mon Aug 20 2018

.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 frontal boundary sags south across the waters today stalling
near the Virginia and North Carolina border. The front then lifts
back north as a warm front Monday evening and Tuesday. A cold
stronger front crosses the area on Wednesday.



ANZ630-202030-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
316 AM EDT Mon Aug 20 2018

THROUGH 7 AM
NE winds 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.

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

TONIGHT
E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SE 5 to 10 kt late.
Waves 1 to 2 ft.

TUE
S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Waves
1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers in the morning, then showers and
tstms likely in the afternoon.

TUE NIGHT
S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Showers and tstms likely.

WED
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers.
A chance of tstms in the afternoon.

WED NIGHT
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.

THU
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

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

FRI
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

FRI NIGHT
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. 

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.



ANZ631-202030-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
316 AM EDT Mon Aug 20 2018

THROUGH 7 AM
NE winds 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.

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

TONIGHT
E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SE 5 to 10 kt after
midnight, then becoming S late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

TUE
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers
in the morning, then showers and tstms likely in the afternoon.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Showers and
tstms likely.

WED
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft, subsiding to 1 foot
late. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms in the afternoon.

WED NIGHT
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.

THU
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

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

FRI
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

FRI NIGHT
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. 

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.



ANZ632-202030-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
316 AM EDT Mon Aug 20 2018

THROUGH 7 AM
NE winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.

TODAY
E winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers. A
chance of tstms in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SE 5 to 10 kt in the
early morning, then becoming S late. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.

TUE
S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Waves
1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms in the
afternoon.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.

WED
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft, subsiding to 1 foot
late. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms in the afternoon.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.

THU
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the morning.

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

FRI
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

FRI NIGHT
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. 

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.



ANZ634-202030-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
316 AM EDT Mon Aug 20 2018

THROUGH 7 AM
NE winds 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.

TODAY
E winds 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of showers. A
chance of tstms in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S late. Waves around
2 ft. A chance of showers and tstms in the evening.

TUE
S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 15 kt late. Waves around
2 ft. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms in the afternoon.

TUE NIGHT
S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt in the
late evening and overnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms.

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

WED NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.

THU
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms in the morning.

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

FRI
NE winds 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

FRI NIGHT
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. 

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.



ANZ650-202030-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
316 AM EDT Mon Aug 20 2018

THROUGH 7 AM
NE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Mainly S swell
with a dominant period of 6 seconds. A slight chance of showers
and tstms.

TODAY
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 4 ft with a dominant
period of 6 seconds.

TONIGHT
E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SE 5 to 10 kt late. Seas
3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds.

TUE
S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Seas
3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds. A chance of
showers and tstms in the afternoon.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant
period of 6 seconds. Showers and tstms likely.

WED
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers in the morning.

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

THU
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.

THU NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft.

FRI
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

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

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.



ANZ652-202030-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
316 AM EDT Mon Aug 20 2018

THROUGH 7 AM
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Mainly E swell
with a dominant period of 8 seconds. A slight chance of showers
and tstms.

TODAY
NE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Mainly S swell with a
dominant period of 7 seconds.

TONIGHT
E winds 10 kt, becoming SE late. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Mainly S swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds.

TUE
S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 8 seconds. A
chance of showers and tstms in the afternoon.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant
period of 6 seconds. Showers and tstms likely.

WED
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms
in the afternoon.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms in the
evening.

THU
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.

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

FRI
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

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

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.



ANZ654-202030-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
316 AM EDT Mon Aug 20 2018

THROUGH 7 AM
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly S
swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds. A chance of showers and
tstms.

TODAY
E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Mainly SE swell with a
dominant period of 9 seconds. A chance of showers until late
afternoon.

TONIGHT
SE winds 10 kt, becoming S late. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds.

TUE
S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 8 seconds. A
chance of showers. A chance of tstms in the afternoon.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant
period of 6 seconds. Showers and tstms likely.

WED
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms
in the afternoon.

WED NIGHT
W winds 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas 3 to
4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.

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

THU NIGHT
NE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

FRI
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

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

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.



ANZ656-202030-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
316 AM EDT Mon Aug 20 2018

THROUGH 7 AM
E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly SE swell
with a dominant period of 9 seconds. Showers likely with a chance
of tstms.

TODAY
E winds 10 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3
ft. Mainly E swell with a dominant period of 11 seconds. Showers
likely early in the morning. A chance of showers in the late
morning and afternoon. A chance of tstms in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly NE swell
with a dominant period of 7 seconds. A chance of showers and
tstms in the evening.

TUE
S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds. A chance of showers. A
chance of tstms in the afternoon.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant
period of 5 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms.

WED
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms
in the afternoon.

WED NIGHT
W winds 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas 2 to
3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.

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

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

FRI
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

FRI NIGHT
E winds 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. 

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.



ANZ658-202030-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
316 AM EDT Mon Aug 20 2018

THROUGH 7 AM
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly SE
swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds. Showers and tstms
likely.

TODAY
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly E swell
with a dominant period of 12 seconds. Showers likely early in the
morning. A chance of showers in the late morning and afternoon. A
chance of tstms in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly NE swell
with a dominant period of 8 seconds. A chance of showers and
tstms in the evening.

TUE
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds. A chance of showers. A
chance of tstms in the afternoon.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant
period of 5 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms.

WED
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft, subsiding to 3 ft late. A chance of
showers. A chance of tstms in the afternoon.

WED NIGHT
W winds 10 kt, becoming N late. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A
chance of showers and tstms.

THU
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of showers
and tstms.

THU NIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.

FRI
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft.

FRI NIGHT
E winds 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. 

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.



ANZ633-202030-
Currituck Sound-
316 AM EDT Mon Aug 20 2018

THROUGH 7 AM
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Showers and
tstms likely.

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

TONIGHT
SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Waves
1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms in the evening.

TUE
S winds 5 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A
chance of showers. A chance of tstms in the afternoon.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms.

WED
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers. A
chance of tstms in the afternoon.

WED NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Waves
1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms.

THU
N winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms.

THU NIGHT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.

FRI
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

FRI NIGHT
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. 

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.



ANZ635-202030-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
316 AM EDT Mon Aug 20 2018

THROUGH 7 AM
NE winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers
and tstms.

TODAY
E winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers. A
chance of tstms in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S late. Waves 1 foot. A
chance of showers and tstms in the evening.

TUE
S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Waves
1 foot. A chance of showers in the morning, then showers and
tstms likely in the afternoon.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. Showers and
tstms likely, mainly in the evening.

WED
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.

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

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

FRI
NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

FRI NIGHT
E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. 

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.



ANZ636-202030-
York River-
316 AM EDT Mon Aug 20 2018

THROUGH 7 AM
NE winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers
and tstms.

TODAY
E winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers. A
chance of tstms in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S late. Waves 1 foot. A
chance of showers and tstms in the evening.

TUE
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers in
the morning, then showers and tstms likely in the afternoon.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. Showers and
tstms likely, mainly in the evening.

WED
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms in the evening.

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

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

FRI
NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

FRI NIGHT
E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. 

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.



ANZ637-202030-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
316 AM EDT Mon Aug 20 2018

THROUGH 7 AM
NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. Tstms likely with a
chance of showers.

TODAY
E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers. A
chance of tstms in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S late. Waves 1 foot. A
chance of showers and tstms in the evening.

TUE
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers in
the morning, then showers and tstms likely in the afternoon.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Showers and tstms
likely, mainly in the evening.

WED
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the afternoon.

WED NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms.

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

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

FRI
NE winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

FRI NIGHT
E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. 

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.



ANZ638-202030-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
316 AM EDT Mon Aug 20 2018

THROUGH 7 AM
NE winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Showers and tstms
likely.

TODAY
NE winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers. A
chance of tstms in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE after midnight. Waves
1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms in the evening.

TUE
S winds 5 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms in the
afternoon.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms.

WED
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers.
A chance of tstms in the afternoon.

WED NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms.

THU
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and
tstms in the morning.

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

FRI
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

FRI NIGHT
E winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot. 

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.