953  
FZUS51 KAKQ 261650  
CWFAKQ  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA  
1250 PM EDT THU MAY 26 2016  
 
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  
 
ANZ600-270015-  
1250 PM EDT THU MAY 26 2016  
 
.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 WILL REMAIN CENTERED OFF THE SOUTHEAST COAST THROUGH  
TODAY...THEN WILL PUSH WELL OFF THE MID ATLANTIC COAST BY FRIDAY.  
LOW PRESSURE WILL SLOWLY APPROACH FROM THE SOUTH SATURDAY THROUGH  
MONDAY.  
 

 
 
ANZ630-270015-  
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-  
1250 PM EDT THU MAY 26 2016  
   
THIS AFTERNOON
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE IN THE EVENING.    
FRI
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT
 
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE.  
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
SAT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
SUN
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE  
OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN  
THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
MON
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
TSTMS.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
ANZ631-270015-  
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-  
1250 PM EDT THU MAY 26 2016  
   
THIS AFTERNOON
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.    
FRI
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT
 
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE.  
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
SAT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
SUN
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE  
OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN  
THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
MON
 
SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
ANZ632-270015-  
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-  
1250 PM EDT THU MAY 26 2016  
   
THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT
 
BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT LATE.  
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
FRI
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT
 
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE.  
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
SAT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
SUN
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE  
OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN  
THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
MON
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
TSTMS.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
ANZ634-270015-  
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK VA TO CAPE HENRY VA INCLUDING THE  
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-  
1250 PM EDT THU MAY 26 2016  
   
THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT
 
BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT LATE.  
WAVES 2 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.    
FRI
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT
 
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE.  
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
SAT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.    
SUN
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A  
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE  
EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
MON
 
SE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.  
 
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
ANZ650-270015-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT 20 NM-  
1250 PM EDT THU MAY 26 2016  
   
THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT
 
MAINLY SE SWELL WITH  
A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD  
OF 8 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
FRI
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
SAT
 
S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.    
SUN...SE WINDS 5 KT
 
INCREASING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO  
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE  
EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
MON
 
SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
ANZ652-270015-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT 20 NM-  
1250 PM EDT THU MAY 26 2016  
   
THIS AFTERNOON...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT
 
MAINLY SE SWELL WITH  
A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD  
OF 8 SECONDS.    
FRI
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
SAT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
SUN
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A  
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE  
EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
MON
 
SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
ANZ654-270015-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT 20 NM-  
1250 PM EDT THU MAY 26 2016  
   
THIS AFTERNOON
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT  
PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD  
OF 7 SECONDS.    
FRI
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT
 
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS  
2 TO 3 FT.    
SAT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT
 
DIMINISHING TO 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS  
3 TO 4 FT.    
SUN
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A  
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE  
EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
MON
 
SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
ANZ656-270015-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO VIRGINIA-  
NORTH CAROLINA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-  
1250 PM EDT THU MAY 26 2016  
   
THIS AFTERNOON
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT  
PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD  
OF 7 SECONDS.    
FRI
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.    
FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT
 
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
SAT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
SUN
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A  
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE  
EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
MON
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
TSTMS.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
ANZ658-270015-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT 20 NM-  
1250 PM EDT THU MAY 26 2016  
   
THIS AFTERNOON
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT  
PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD  
OF 8 SECONDS.    
FRI
 
S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
SAT
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
SUN
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A  
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN  
THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
MON
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
TSTMS.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
ANZ633-270015-  
CURRITUCK SOUND-  
1250 PM EDT THU MAY 26 2016  
   
THIS AFTERNOON
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
FRI
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
SAT
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
SUN
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE  
OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN  
THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
MON
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
TSTMS.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
ANZ635-270015-  
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-  
1250 PM EDT THU MAY 26 2016  
   
THIS AFTERNOON
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
TSTMS IN THE EVENING.    
FRI
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
SAT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
SUN
 
SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF  
TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE  
EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
MON
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
TSTMS.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
ANZ636-270015-  
YORK RIVER-  
1250 PM EDT THU MAY 26 2016  
   
THIS AFTERNOON
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
FRI
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
SAT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
SUN...E WINDS 5 KT
 
INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES  
1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN  
THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
MON
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
TSTMS.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
ANZ637-270015-  
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-  
1250 PM EDT THU MAY 26 2016  
   
THIS AFTERNOON
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
FRI
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
SAT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
SUN
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE  
OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
SUN NIGHT
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE  
EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
MON
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
TSTMS.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
ANZ638-270015-  
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-TUNNEL-  
1250 PM EDT THU MAY 26 2016  
   
THIS AFTERNOON
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
FRI
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
SAT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
SUN
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE  
OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN  
THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
MON...SE WINDS 5 KT
 
INCREASING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES  
1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
CLICK HERE TO GO TO PREVIOUS BULLETINS.

The Nexlab VA Page
The Nexlab NC Page
The Nexlab MD Page Main Text Page