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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS51 KAKQ

FZUS51 KAKQ 180846
CWFAKQ

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
346 AM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

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

ANZ600-182130-
346 AM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

.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...

High pressure builds across the deep south through midweek.
Another mainly dry cold front crosses the waters late Tuesday
into Wednesday.



ANZ630-182130-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
346 AM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EST TODAY THROUGH
THIS EVENING...

THROUGH 7 AM
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

TODAY
W winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

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

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

TUE NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

WED
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt in the late
morning and afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt
after midnight, then becoming W late. Waves 2 to 3 ft, subsiding
to 1 foot after midnight.

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

THU NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

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

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



ANZ631-182130-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
346 AM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EST TODAY THROUGH
THIS EVENING...

THROUGH 7 AM
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

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

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

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

TUE NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

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

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

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

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

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

FRI NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft. 



ANZ632-182130-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
346 AM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EST TODAY THROUGH
THIS EVENING...

THROUGH 7 AM
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

TODAY
W winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft, building to 3 ft in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
W winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
late evening and overnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

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

TUE NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

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

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

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

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

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

FRI NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft. 



ANZ634-182130-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
346 AM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EST TODAY THROUGH
THIS EVENING...

THROUGH 7 AM
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

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

TONIGHT
W winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

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

TUE NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

WED
NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

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

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

FRI
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves around 2 ft.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. 



ANZ650-182130-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
346 AM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

THROUGH 7 AM
W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Dominant
period 5 seconds.

TODAY
W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Dominant period
5 seconds.

TONIGHT
W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft, subsiding to 2 ft
late. Dominant period 4 seconds.

TUE
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds.

TUE NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds.

WED
NW winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft, subsiding to 2 ft after midnight. Dominant period
4 seconds.

THU
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

THU NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.

FRI
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

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



ANZ652-182130-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
346 AM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

THROUGH 7 AM
W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Dominant
period 5 seconds.

TODAY
W winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the
late morning and afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Dominant period
5 seconds.

TONIGHT
W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft, subsiding to 2 ft late. Dominant period
4 seconds.

TUE
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt in the
late evening and overnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds.

WED
NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Dominant period
5 seconds.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft, subsiding to 2 ft late. Dominant period 4 seconds.

THU
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

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

FRI
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt
after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 



ANZ654-182130-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
346 AM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

THROUGH 7 AM
W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant
period 4 seconds.

TODAY
W winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Dominant period 4 seconds.

TONIGHT
W winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt late.
Seas 3 to 4 ft, subsiding to 2 ft late. Dominant period
4 seconds.

TUE
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt in the
late evening and overnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds.

WED
NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 4 seconds.

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

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

FRI
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 



ANZ656-182130-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
346 AM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

THROUGH 7 AM
W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant
period 4 seconds.

TODAY
W winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 4 seconds.

TONIGHT
W winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt late.
Seas 3 to 4 ft, subsiding to 2 ft late. Dominant period
4 seconds.

TUE
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds.

TUE NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant
period 4 seconds.

WED
NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 4 seconds.

THU
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.

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

FRI
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft, building to
3 to 4 ft after midnight. 



ANZ658-182130-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
346 AM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

THROUGH 7 AM
W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant
period 4 seconds.

TODAY
W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds.

TONIGHT
W winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt late.
Seas 3 to 4 ft, subsiding to 2 ft late. Dominant period
4 seconds.

TUE
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds.

TUE NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas around 2 ft. Dominant period 4 seconds.

WED
NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Dominant period
4 seconds.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt late.
Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 4 seconds.

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

THU NIGHT
W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

FRI
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft, building to
3 to 4 ft after midnight. 



ANZ633-182130-
Currituck Sound-
346 AM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EST TODAY THROUGH
THIS EVENING...

THROUGH 7 AM
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.

TODAY
W winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 foot.

TONIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late.
Waves 1 foot.

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

TUE NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.

WED
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt in the late
morning and early afternoon, then diminishing to 10 to 15 kt
late. Waves 1 foot.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt in the
late evening and overnight. Waves 1 foot.

THU
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 foot.

THU NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.

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

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 foot. 



ANZ635-182130-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
346 AM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

THROUGH 7 AM
W winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

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

TONIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
late evening and overnight. Waves 1 foot.

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

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

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

WED NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW late. Waves 1 foot.

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

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

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

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



ANZ636-182130-
York River-
346 AM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

THROUGH 7 AM
W winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

TODAY
W winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 foot.

TONIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
late evening and overnight. Waves 1 foot.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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



ANZ637-182130-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
346 AM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

THROUGH 7 AM
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

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

TONIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
late evening and overnight. Waves 1 foot.

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

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

WED
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt in the late
morning and afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

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

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

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

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

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



ANZ638-182130-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
346 AM EST Mon Jan 18 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EST TODAY THROUGH
THIS EVENING...

THROUGH 7 AM
W winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

TODAY
SW winds 10 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Waves 1 to 2 ft.

TONIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

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

TUE NIGHT
W winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

WED
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

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

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

THU NIGHT
W winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

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

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