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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS51 KAKQ

FZUS51 KAKQ 160301
CWFAKQ

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
1001 PM EST Sat Dec 15 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

ANZ600-161530-
1001 PM EST Sat Dec 15 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...

Low pressure tracks off the coast overnight. An upper level
trough will remain over the area Sunday. High pressure returns
Monday through Wednesday. The next area of low pressure approaches
from the southwest Thursday.



ANZ630-161530-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
1001 PM EST Sat Dec 15 2018

DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST SUNDAY


TONIGHT
E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SE 5 to 10 kt after
midnight, then becoming SW late. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Rain likely
until early morning, then a chance of rain late. Widespread dense
fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.

SUN
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt late. Waves
1 to 2 ft. Areas of fog in the morning. A chance of rain early in
the morning, then a chance of showers in the late morning and
afternoon. Vsby 1 NM or less, increasing to 1 to 3 NM late in the
morning.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

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

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

TUE
NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt late.
Waves 2 to 3 ft.

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

WED
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

WED NIGHT
S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

THU
S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain.

THU NIGHT
SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Rain.



ANZ631-161530-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
1001 PM EST Sat Dec 15 2018

DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST SUNDAY


TONIGHT
E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Waves
1 foot. Rain likely until early morning, then a slight chance of
rain late. Widespread dense fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.

SUN
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt late. Waves
1 to 2 ft. Areas of fog in the morning. A chance of showers in
the afternoon. Vsby 1 NM or less, increasing to 1 to 3 NM late in
the morning.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

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

MON NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in
the late evening and overnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

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

TUE NIGHT
N winds 10 kt, becoming NW late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

WED
W winds 5 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.

WED NIGHT
S winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

THU
S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain.

THU NIGHT
SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Rain.



ANZ632-161530-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
1001 PM EST Sat Dec 15 2018

DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST SUNDAY


TONIGHT
E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Waves
1 foot. Widespread dense fog. Rain likely this evening, then a
chance of rain after midnight. A slight chance of rain late. Vsby
1 NM or less.

SUN
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt late. Waves
1 foot, building to 2 to 3 ft late. Areas of fog early in the
morning. A chance of showers in the afternoon. Vsby 1 NM or less
early in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

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

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

TUE
NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt late.
Waves 2 to 3 ft.

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

WED
W winds 5 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.

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

THU
SE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain in the morning, then
rain likely in the afternoon.

THU NIGHT
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Rain.



ANZ634-161530-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
1001 PM EST Sat Dec 15 2018

DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST SUNDAY


TONIGHT
E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Waves
around 2 ft. Rain likely, mainly this evening. Widespread dense
fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.

SUN
SW winds 10 kt, becoming W late. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Areas of
fog early in the morning with vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

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

MON NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt in the
late evening and overnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft, building to 3 to
4 ft after midnight.

TUE
NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt late.
Waves around 3 ft.

TUE NIGHT
N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt late.
Waves 2 to 3 ft.

WED
NW winds 5 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Waves around
2 ft.

WED NIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

THU
SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain in
the morning, then rain likely in the afternoon.

THU NIGHT
SE winds 15 kt. Waves around 3 ft. Rain.



ANZ650-161530-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
1001 PM EST Sat Dec 15 2018

DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST SUNDAY

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING


TONIGHT
E winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 6 to 7 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
Rain likely until early morning, then a chance of rain late.
Widespread dense fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.

SUN
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 5 to 6 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
Widespread dense fog early in the morning, then areas of fog late
in the morning. A chance of rain early in the morning, then a
chance of showers in the late morning and afternoon. Vsby 1 NM or
less, increasing to 1 to 3 NM late in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft with a dominant
period of 8 seconds.

MON
W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period
of 8 seconds.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

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

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

WED
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas
around 2 ft.

WED NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

THU
S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Rain likely in the afternoon.

THU NIGHT
SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft, building to
6 to 8 ft after midnight. Rain.



ANZ652-161530-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
1001 PM EST Sat Dec 15 2018

DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST SUNDAY

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING


TONIGHT
E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW late. Seas 6 to 7 ft
with a dominant period of 9 seconds. Rain likely until early
morning, then a chance of rain late. Widespread dense fog. Vsby
1 NM or less.

SUN
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft with a dominant period
of 9 seconds. Widespread dense fog early in the morning, then
areas of fog late in the morning. A chance of rain early in the
morning. A chance of showers in the afternoon. Vsby 1 NM or less,
increasing to 1 to 3 NM late in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant
period of 9 seconds.

MON
W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period
of 8 seconds.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt in
the late evening and overnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

TUE
NW winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt with
gusts up to 30 kt in the late morning and afternoon. Seas 3 to
4 ft.

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

WED
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas
around 2 ft.

WED NIGHT
SW winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

THU
S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas around 2 ft, building to 3 to 4 ft in the
afternoon. A chance of rain in the morning, then rain likely in
the afternoon.

THU NIGHT
SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft, building to
6 to 8 ft after midnight. Rain.



ANZ654-161530-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
1001 PM EST Sat Dec 15 2018

DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST SUNDAY

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING


TONIGHT
E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Seas
5 to 6 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds. Rain likely until
early morning, then a slight chance of rain late. Widespread
dense fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.

SUN
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period
of 9 seconds. Widespread dense fog early in the morning. Areas of
fog late in the morning. A chance of showers in the afternoon.
Vsby 1 NM or less, increasing to 1 to 3 NM late in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant
period of 9 seconds.

MON
W winds 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of
8 seconds.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 15 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt in the
late evening and overnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

TUE
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to
5 ft.

TUE NIGHT
N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.

WED
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas
around 2 ft.

WED NIGHT
S winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

THU
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of rain in
the morning, then rain likely in the afternoon.

THU NIGHT
SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. Rain.



ANZ656-161530-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
1001 PM EST Sat Dec 15 2018

DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST SUNDAY

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING


TONIGHT
SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Seas
4 to 5 ft. Mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
Rain likely, mainly this evening. Widespread dense fog until
early morning. Areas of fog late. Vsby 1 NM or less.

SUN
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period
of 9 seconds. Areas of fog early in the morning with vsby 1 to 3
NM.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 8 seconds.

MON
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period
of 8 seconds, subsiding to 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of
8 seconds in the afternoon.

MON NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt with
gusts up to 30 kt in the late evening and overnight. Seas 4 to
5 ft.

TUE
NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

TUE NIGHT
N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.

WED
NW winds 5 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas around
2 ft.

WED NIGHT
S winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

THU
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of rain in
the morning, then rain likely in the afternoon.

THU NIGHT
S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. Rain.



ANZ658-161530-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
1001 PM EST Sat Dec 15 2018

DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST SUNDAY

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING


TONIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Seas
4 to 5 ft. Mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds. A
chance of rain, mainly this evening. Widespread dense fog. Vsby 1
NM or less.

SUN
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period
of 9 seconds. Areas of fog early in the morning with vsby 1 to
3 NM.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 9 seconds.

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

MON NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt with
gusts up to 30 kt in the late evening and overnight. Seas 4 to
5 ft.

TUE
N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.

TUE NIGHT
N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.

WED
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas
around 2 ft.

WED NIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

THU
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of rain in
the morning, then rain likely in the afternoon.

THU NIGHT
S winds 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. Rain.



ANZ633-161530-
Currituck Sound-
1001 PM EST Sat Dec 15 2018

DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST SUNDAY


TONIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain,
mainly this evening. Widespread dense fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.

SUN
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 foot. Areas of fog early in the morning with
vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.

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

MON NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt
late. Waves 1 foot.

TUE
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.

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

WED
NW winds 5 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.

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

THU
S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain in the morning, then
rain likely in the afternoon.

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



ANZ635-161530-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
1001 PM EST Sat Dec 15 2018

DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST SUNDAY


TONIGHT
E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Waves
1 foot. Rain likely until early morning, then a slight chance of
rain late. Widespread dense fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.

SUN
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Widespread fog early in
the morning. Areas of fog late in the morning. A chance of
showers. Vsby 1 NM or less early in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.

MON
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.

TUE
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.

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

WED
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

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

THU
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.

THU NIGHT
SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. Rain.



ANZ636-161530-
York River-
1001 PM EST Sat Dec 15 2018

DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST SUNDAY


TONIGHT
E winds 5 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Waves
1 foot. Widespread dense fog. Rain likely this evening, then a
chance of rain after midnight. A slight chance of rain late. Vsby
1 NM or less.

SUN
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Areas of fog in the
morning. A chance of showers in the afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt
late. Waves 1 foot.

MON
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.

TUE
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late.
Waves 1 foot.

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

WED
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

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

THU
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.

THU NIGHT
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. Rain.



ANZ637-161530-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
1001 PM EST Sat Dec 15 2018

DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST SUNDAY


TONIGHT
E winds 5 kt, becoming S late this evening, then
becoming SW after midnight. Waves 1 foot. Rain likely, mainly
this evening. Widespread dense fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.

SUN
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Areas of fog in the
morning. A chance of showers in the afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt
late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

MON
W winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

TUE
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late.
Waves 1 to 2 ft.

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

WED
SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

WED NIGHT
S winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

THU
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of rain.

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



ANZ638-161530-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
1001 PM EST Sat Dec 15 2018

DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST SUNDAY


TONIGHT
E winds 5 kt, becoming S late this evening, then
becoming SW after midnight. Waves 1 foot. Rain likely, mainly
this evening. Widespread dense fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.

SUN
SW winds 5 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the late morning
and afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Areas of fog early in the
morning. A chance of showers in the afternoon. Vsby 1 to 3 NM
early in the morning.

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

MON
W winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

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

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

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

WED
SW winds 5 kt. Waves 1 foot.

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

THU
SE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain in the morning, then
rain likely in the afternoon.

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