515  
FZUS51 KAKQ 270800  
CWFAKQ  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA  
400 AM EDT MON MAR 27 2017  
 
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  
 
ANZ600-271515-  
400 AM EDT MON MAR 27 2017  
 
.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 REMAINS OFFSHORE OF THE SOUTHEAST COAST TODAY. A WEAK  
FRONTAL BOUNDARY OVER THE DELMARVA LIFTS BACK TO THE NORTH THIS  
MORNING. A COLD FRONT CROSSES THE REGION LATE TUESDAY THROUGH  
TUESDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS IN FROM THE NORTH WEDNESDAY  
INTO THURSDAY.  
 

 
 
ANZ630-271515-  
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-  
400 AM EDT MON MAR 27 2017  
   
..DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EDT THIS MORNING
 
 
   
THROUGH 7 AM
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. WIDESPREAD FOG. VSBY  
ONE HALF MILE OR LESS.    
TODAY
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. AREAS OF FOG EARLY IN  
THE MORNING.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT
 
BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO  
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.    
WED
 
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
THU
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
FRI
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.  
 

 
 
ANZ631-271515-  
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-  
400 AM EDT MON MAR 27 2017  
   
THROUGH 7 AM
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. PATCHY FOG.    
TODAY
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE  
MORNING.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.    
TUE
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT
 
BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO  
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.    
WED
 
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
THU
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
FRI
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.  
 

 
 
ANZ632-271515-  
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-  
400 AM EDT MON MAR 27 2017  
   
THROUGH 7 AM
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
TODAY
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
TUE
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT
 
BECOMING NW LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.    
WED
 
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
THU
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
FRI
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.  
 

 
 
ANZ634-271515-  
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK VA TO CAPE HENRY VA INCLUDING THE  
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-  
400 AM EDT MON MAR 27 2017  
   
THROUGH 7 AM
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.    
TODAY
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
TUE
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT
 
BECOMING NW LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.    
WED
 
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.    
THU
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
FRI
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.  
 

 
 
ANZ650-271515-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT 20 NM-  
400 AM EDT MON MAR 27 2017  
   
..DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EDT THIS MORNING
 
 
   
THROUGH 7 AM...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT
 
MAINLY NE SWELL  
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS. WIDESPREAD FOG. VSBY ONE HALF MILE  
OR LESS.    
TODAY
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF  
7 SECONDS. WIDESPREAD FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN PATCHY FOG LATE  
IN THE MORNING. VSBY ONE HALF MILE OR LESS EARLY IN THE MORNING.    
TONIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF  
7 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT
 
BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS  
3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.    
WED
 
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
THU
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
FRI
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.  
 

 
 
ANZ652-271515-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT 20 NM-  
400 AM EDT MON MAR 27 2017  
   
..DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EDT THIS MORNING
 
 
   
THROUGH 7 AM...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT
 
MAINLY NE SWELL WITH A  
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY ONE HALF MILE OR LESS.   
TODAY
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF  
7 SECONDS. AREAS OF FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING. VSBY ONE HALF MILE OR  
LESS EARLY IN THE MORNING.    
TONIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF  
7 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT
 
BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.    
WED
 
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
THU
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
FRI
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.  
 

 
 
ANZ654-271515-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT 20 NM-  
400 AM EDT MON MAR 27 2017  
   
THROUGH 7 AM...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT
 
MAINLY NE SWELL WITH A  
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.    
TODAY
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF  
7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF  
7 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
TUE
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT
 
BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.    
WED
 
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
THU
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
FRI
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.  
 

 
 
ANZ656-271515-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO VIRGINIA-  
NORTH CAROLINA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-  
400 AM EDT MON MAR 27 2017  
   
THROUGH 7 AM...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT
 
MAINLY NE SWELL WITH A  
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.    
TODAY
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 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. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.    
TUE
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT
 
BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.    
WED
 
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
THU
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
FRI
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.  
 

 
 
ANZ658-271515-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT 20 NM-  
400 AM EDT MON MAR 27 2017  
   
THROUGH 7 AM...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT
 
MAINLY E SWELL WITH A  
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.    
TODAY
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF  
7 SECONDS.    
TONIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD  
OF 7 SECONDS.    
TUE
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE  
AFTERNOON.    
TUE NIGHT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
IN THE EVENING.    
WED
 
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
THU
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.    
FRI
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.  
 

 
 
ANZ633-271515-  
CURRITUCK SOUND-  
400 AM EDT MON MAR 27 2017  
   
THROUGH 7 AM
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
TODAY
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
TONIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
TUE
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE  
AFTERNOON.    
TUE NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN  
THE EVENING.    
WED
 
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
WED NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
THU
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
THU NIGHT
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT
 
BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.  
WAVES 1 FOOT. SHOWERS LIKELY.  
 

 
 
ANZ635-271515-  
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-  
400 AM EDT MON MAR 27 2017  
   
THROUGH 7 AM
 
S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. PATCHY FOG.    
TODAY
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE  
MORNING.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.    
TUE
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE  
OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT
 
BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES  
1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING.    
WED
 
N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
THU
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
THU NIGHT
 
E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
FRI
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. SHOWERS LIKELY.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
ANZ636-271515-  
YORK RIVER-  
400 AM EDT MON MAR 27 2017  
   
THROUGH 7 AM
 
S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
TODAY
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
TONIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
TUE
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE  
OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT
 
BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES  
1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING.    
WED
 
N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
THU
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
THU NIGHT
 
E WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
FRI
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. SHOWERS LIKELY.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
ANZ637-271515-  
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-  
400 AM EDT MON MAR 27 2017  
   
THROUGH 7 AM
 
S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
TODAY
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
TONIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
TUE
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE  
OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT
 
BECOMING NW LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT. A  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING.    
WED
 
N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
WED NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
THU
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
THU NIGHT
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
FRI
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
ANZ638-271515-  
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-TUNNEL-  
400 AM EDT MON MAR 27 2017  
   
THROUGH 7 AM
 
S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
TODAY
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
TUE
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF  
TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT
 
BECOMING NW LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT. A  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING.    
WED
 
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
THU
 
NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT
 
BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.  
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
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