621  
WHUS71 KAKQ 010231  
MWWAKQ  
 
URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA  
1031 PM EDT SUN APR 30 2017  
 
ANZ630>632-634-011045-  
/O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0052.170501T0800Z-170502T2200Z/  
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-  
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-  
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-  
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK VA TO CAPE HENRY VA INCLUDING  
THE CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-  
1031 PM EDT SUN APR 30 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM MONDAY TO  
6 PM EDT TUESDAY...  
 
* WINDS: SOUTH 15 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS MONDAY  
EVENING.  
 
* WAVES: 3 TO 5 FEET.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS AND/OR  
WAVES OF 4 FEET OR GREATER OVER THE CHESAPEAKE BAY ARE EXPECTED  
TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.  
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER  
VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.  
 
MARINERS SHOULD PAY CLOSE ATTENTION TO THE MARINE FORECAST...AND  
CONSIDER WIND AND SEA CONDITIONS IN PLANNING.  
 

 
 

 
 
ANZ656-658-011045-  
/O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0052.170501T1800Z-170502T1400Z/  
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO VIRGINIA-  
NORTH CAROLINA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT  
20 NM-  
1031 PM EDT SUN APR 30 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM MONDAY TO  
10 AM EDT TUESDAY...  
 
* WINDS: SOUTH 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KNOTS.  
 
* SEAS: 5 TO 7 FEET.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS AND/OR  
SEAS OF 5 FEET OR GREATER OVER THE COASTAL WATERS ARE EXPECTED TO  
PRODUCE HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.  
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER  
VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS. MARINERS  
SHOULD PAY CLOSE ATTENTION TO THE MARINE FORECAST...AND CONSIDER  
WIND AND SEA CONDITIONS IN PLANNING.  
 

 
 

 
 
ANZ635-636-638-011045-  
/O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0052.170501T1400Z-170502T1400Z/  
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-YORK RIVER-  
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-  
TUNNEL-  
1031 PM EDT SUN APR 30 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM MONDAY TO  
10 AM EDT TUESDAY...  
 
* WINDS: SOUTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS. GUSTS OF 25 TO 30 KNOTS MONDAY  
EVENING.  
 
* WAVES: 2 TO 3 FEET.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS OVER  
THE RIVERS OF EASTERN VIRGINIA ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS  
BOATING CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...  
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID  
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS. MARINERS SHOULD PAY CLOSE  
ATTENTION TO THE MARINE FORECAST...AND CONSIDER WIND AND SEA  
CONDITIONS IN PLANNING.  
 

 
 

 
 
ANZ633-011045-  
/O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0052.170501T1400Z-170502T1200Z/  
CURRITUCK SOUND-  
1031 PM EDT SUN APR 30 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM MONDAY TO  
8 AM EDT TUESDAY...  
 
* WINDS: SOUTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS OF 25 TO 30 KNOTS.  
 
* WAVES: 1 TO 2 FEET.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS OVER  
THE CURRITUCK SOUND ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS BOATING  
CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY  
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN  
THESE CONDITIONS. MARINERS SHOULD PAY CLOSE ATTENTION TO THE  
MARINE FORECAST...AND CONSIDER WIND AND SEA CONDITIONS IN  
PLANNING.  
 

 
 

 
 
ANZ650-652-011045-  
/O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0052.170501T1800Z-170503T0300Z/  
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT  
20 NM-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT 20 NM-  
1031 PM EDT SUN APR 30 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM MONDAY TO  
11 PM EDT TUESDAY...  
 
* WINDS: SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 KNOTS. GUSTS AROUND 35 KNOTS MAY BE  
POSSIBLE DURING A STRONG COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE MONDAY NIGHT.  
 
* SEAS: 5 TO 8 FEET.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS AND/OR  
SEAS OF 5 FEET OR GREATER OVER THE COASTAL WATERS ARE EXPECTED TO  
PRODUCE HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.  
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER  
VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS. MARINERS  
SHOULD PAY CLOSE ATTENTION TO THE MARINE FORECAST...AND CONSIDER  
WIND AND SEA CONDITIONS IN PLANNING.  
 

 
 

 
 
ANZ637-011045-  
/O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0052.170501T1400Z-170502T1200Z/  
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-  
1031 PM EDT SUN APR 30 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM MONDAY TO  
8 AM EDT TUESDAY...  
 
* WINDS: SOUTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS. GUSTS UP TO 25 KNOTS MONDAY  
EVENING.  
 
* WAVES: 2 FEET.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS OVER  
THE RIVERS OF EASTERN VIRGINIA ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS  
BOATING CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...  
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID  
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS. MARINERS SHOULD PAY CLOSE  
ATTENTION TO THE MARINE FORECAST...AND CONSIDER WIND AND SEA  
CONDITIONS IN PLANNING.  
 

 
 

 
 
ANZ654-011045-  
/O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0052.170501T1800Z-170502T2000Z/  
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT  
20 NM-  
1031 PM EDT SUN APR 30 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM MONDAY TO  
4 PM EDT TUESDAY...  
 
* WINDS: SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 KNOTS. GUSTS AROUND 35 KNOTS MAY BE  
POSSIBLE DURING A STRONG COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE MONDAY NIGHT.  
 
* SEAS: 5 TO 8 FEET.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS AND/OR  
SEAS OF 5 FEET OR GREATER OVER THE COASTAL WATERS ARE EXPECTED TO  
PRODUCE HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.  
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER  
VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS. MARINERS  
SHOULD PAY CLOSE ATTENTION TO THE MARINE FORECAST...AND CONSIDER  
WIND AND SEA CONDITIONS IN PLANNING.  
 

 
 

 
 
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