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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS51 KAKQ

FZUS51 KAKQ 212240
CWFAKQ

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
640 PM EDT Wed Aug 21 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

ANZ600-221115-
640 PM EDT Wed Aug 21 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 cold front approaches from the west late Thursday night and
crosses the area late Friday into early Saturday.



ANZ630-221115-
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
640 PM EDT Wed Aug 21 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT THURSDAY


TONIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft, subsiding to 1
foot late. A chance of showers and tstms until early morning.

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

THU NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt late.
Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms.

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

FRI NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Showers likely.
Tstms likely, mainly in the evening.

SAT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers in
the morning.

SAT NIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.

SUN
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.

SUN NIGHT
E winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
showers.

MON
E winds 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers in the
morning.

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

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.



ANZ631-221115-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
640 PM EDT Wed Aug 21 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT THURSDAY


TONIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms until early morning.

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

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

FRI
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N in the late morning and
afternoon. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers in the morning, then
showers and tstms likely in the afternoon.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Showers likely.
Tstms likely, mainly in the evening.

SAT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers in
the morning.

SAT NIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.

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

SUN NIGHT
E winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers.

MON
E winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers in
the morning.

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

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.



ANZ632-221115-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
640 PM EDT Wed Aug 21 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT THURSDAY


TONIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms until early morning.

THU
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
late morning and afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft, subsiding to 1 foot
in the late morning and afternoon.

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

FRI
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot. A chance of showers in the morning, then showers and
tstms likely in the afternoon.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Showers likely.
Tstms likely, mainly in the evening.

SAT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers.

SAT NIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

SUN
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

SUN NIGHT
E winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers.

MON
E winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.

MON NIGHT
E winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers in the evening. 

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.



ANZ634-221115-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
640 PM EDT Wed Aug 21 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT THURSDAY


TONIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms until early morning.

THU
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

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

FRI
W winds 10 kt, becoming NW early in the afternoon, then
becoming NE late. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of showers in the
morning, then showers and tstms likely in the afternoon.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Showers likely.
Tstms likely, mainly in the evening.

SAT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of
showers.

SAT NIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

SUN
NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

SUN NIGHT
E winds 15 kt. Waves around 3 ft. A chance of
showers.

MON
E winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.

MON NIGHT
E winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers in the evening. 

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.



ANZ650-221115-
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
640 PM EDT Wed Aug 21 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT THURSDAY


TONIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds. A
chance of showers and tstms until early morning, then a slight
chance of showers and tstms late.

THU
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt late. Seas
3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds.

THU NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft with a
dominant period of 10 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms.

FRI
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the late morning and
afternoon. Seas around 3 ft. Mainly S swell with a dominant
period of 6 seconds. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms in
the afternoon.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt late.
Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely with a chance of tstms.

SAT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of
showers in the morning.

SAT NIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

SUN
NE winds 15 kt. Seas around 4 ft.

SUN NIGHT
E winds 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. A chance of showers.

MON
E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas around 5 ft. A chance of showers
in the morning.

MON NIGHT
E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. 

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.



ANZ652-221115-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
640 PM EDT Wed Aug 21 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT THURSDAY


TONIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt late.
Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds. A chance of
showers and tstms until early morning, then a slight chance of
showers and tstms late.

THU
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 9 seconds.

THU NIGHT
S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt late in
the evening, then diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas
3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 10 seconds. A chance of
showers and tstms.

FRI
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas
2 to 3 ft. Mainly S swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds. A
chance of showers in the morning, then showers and tstms likely
in the afternoon.

FRI NIGHT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt late.
Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely. Tstms likely, mainly in the
evening.

SAT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of
showers in the morning.

SAT NIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

SUN
NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

SUN NIGHT
E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.

MON
E winds 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. A chance of showers.

MON NIGHT
E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of
showers in the evening. 

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.



ANZ654-221115-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
640 PM EDT Wed Aug 21 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT THURSDAY


TONIGHT
SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant
period of 6 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms until early
morning, then a slight chance of showers and tstms late.

THU
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period
of 10 seconds.

THU NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant
period of 10 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms.

FRI
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE late. Seas 3 to 4 ft,
subsiding to 2 ft in the afternoon. Mainly S swell with a
dominant period of 10 seconds. A chance of showers in the
morning, then showers and tstms likely in the afternoon.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt late.
Seas around 2 ft. Showers likely. Tstms likely, mainly in the
evening.

SAT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.

SAT NIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

SUN
NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

SUN NIGHT
E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.

MON
E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.

MON NIGHT
E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of
showers in the evening. 

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.



ANZ656-221115-
Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
640 PM EDT Wed Aug 21 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT THURSDAY


TONIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant
period of 6 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms until early
morning, then a slight chance of showers and tstms late.

THU
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period
of 10 seconds, subsiding to 2 ft with a dominant period of
10 seconds in the late morning and afternoon.

THU NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 10 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms.

FRI
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
late morning and early afternoon, then becoming SE late. Seas
2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 10 seconds. A chance of
showers in the morning, then showers and tstms likely in the
afternoon.

FRI NIGHT
SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N in the late evening
and early morning, then increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Seas
around 2 ft. Showers likely. Tstms likely, mainly in the evening.

SAT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.

SAT NIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of
showers.

SUN
NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.

SUN NIGHT
E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas around 4 ft. A chance of
showers.

MON
E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.

MON NIGHT
E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of
showers in the evening. 

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.



ANZ658-221115-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
640 PM EDT Wed Aug 21 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT THURSDAY


TONIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 4
ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds. A chance of showers and
tstms until early morning, then a slight chance of showers and
tstms late.

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

THU NIGHT
SW winds 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant
period of 10 seconds. A chance of showers after midnight.

FRI
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt early in
the afternoon, then becoming S 10 to 15 kt late. Seas 2 to 3 ft
with a dominant period of 10 seconds. A chance of showers. Tstms
likely in the afternoon.

FRI NIGHT
S winds 10 kt, becoming W in the late evening and
overnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely with a chance of tstms.

SAT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely,
mainly in the morning.

SAT NIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of
showers.

SUN
NE winds 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of showers.

SUN NIGHT
NE winds 15 kt. Seas around 4 ft. A chance of
showers.

MON
E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.

MON NIGHT
E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers
in the evening. 

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.



ANZ633-221115-
Currituck Sound-
640 PM EDT Wed Aug 21 2019

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EDT THURSDAY


TONIGHT
SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms until early morning, then a slight chance of
showers and tstms late.

THU
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.

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

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

FRI NIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW in the late evening
and overnight. Waves 1 foot. Showers likely. Tstms likely, mainly
in the evening.

SAT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. Showers likely, mainly
in the morning.

SAT NIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers.

SUN
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers.

SUN NIGHT
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers.

MON
E winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers.

MON NIGHT
E winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers in the evening. 

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.



ANZ635-221115-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-
640 PM EDT Wed Aug 21 2019

TONIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers
and tstms until early morning.

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

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

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

FRI NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Showers likely.
Tstms likely, mainly in the evening.

SAT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers in
the morning.

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

SUN
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 foot.

SUN NIGHT
E winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

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

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

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.



ANZ636-221115-
York River-
640 PM EDT Wed Aug 21 2019

TONIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt late.
Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers and tstms until early morning.

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

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

FRI
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves
1 foot. A chance of showers in the morning, then showers and
tstms likely in the afternoon.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Showers likely.
Tstms likely, mainly in the evening.

SAT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers in
the morning.

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

SUN
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 foot.

SUN NIGHT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers.

MON
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers in the morning.

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

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.



ANZ637-221115-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
640 PM EDT Wed Aug 21 2019

TONIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms until early morning.

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

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

FRI
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N late. Waves 1 foot. A
chance of showers in the morning, then showers and tstms likely
in the afternoon.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Showers likely.
Tstms likely, mainly in the evening.

SAT
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers.

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

SUN
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves 1 foot.

SUN NIGHT
NE winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers.

MON
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers.

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

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.



ANZ638-221115-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
640 PM EDT Wed Aug 21 2019

TONIGHT
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers and tstms until early morning.

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

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

FRI
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N late. Waves 1 foot. A
chance of showers in the morning, then showers and tstms likely
in the afternoon.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Showers likely.
Tstms likely, mainly in the evening.

SAT
NE winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers.

SAT NIGHT
NE winds 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.

SUN
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.

SUN NIGHT
E winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers.

MON
E winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of showers.

MON NIGHT
E winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. A chance of
showers in the evening. 

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.