978  
FZUS51 KAKQ 161413  
CWFAKQ  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA  
1013 AM EDT TUE JUL 16 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  
 
ANZ600-170315-  
1013 AM EDT TUE JUL 16 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...  
 
HIGH PRESSURE SETTLES OFF THE SOUTHEAST COAST TODAY. A GRADUAL  
INCREASE IN TEMPERATURES AND MOISTURE LEVELS WILL LEAD TO  
INCREASING CHANCES FOR SHOWERS AND STORMS THROUGH THE WEEK.  
 

 
 
ANZ630-170315-  
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-  
1013 AM EDT TUE JUL 16 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND TSTMS UNTIL EARLY MORNING.    
WED
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
THU
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. 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
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES  
1 FOOT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
WAVES 1 FOOT.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
ANZ631-170315-  
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-  
1013 AM EDT TUE JUL 16 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
S WINDS 5 KT, INCREASING TO 10 KT LATE. WAVES  
1 FOOT.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
WED
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
S WINDS 15 KT, BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES  
AROUND 2 FT.    
THU
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. 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
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 KT, BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES  
1 TO 2 FT.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
ANZ632-170315-  
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-  
1013 AM EDT TUE JUL 16 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. ISOLATED  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
WED
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.    
THU
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
THU NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
FRI
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
ANZ634-170315-  
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK VA TO CAPE HENRY VA INCLUDING  
THE CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-  
1013 AM EDT TUE JUL 16 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. ISOLATED  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.    
WED
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.    
THU
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
THU NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
FRI
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
ANZ650-170315-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT  
20 NM-  
1013 AM EDT TUE JUL 16 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. MAINLY SE  
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.    
TONIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. MAINLY SE SWELL WITH  
A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
WED
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD  
OF 10 SECONDS.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT  
PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.    
THU
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
THU NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
FRI
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
ANZ652-170315-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT 20 NM-  
1013 AM EDT TUE JUL 16 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. MAINLY SE  
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.    
TONIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. MAINLY SE SWELL WITH  
A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
WED
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD  
OF 10 SECONDS.    
WED NIGHT
 
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.    
THU
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
THU NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT, BUILDING TO  
3 TO 4 FT LATE IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
FRI
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.   
SAT
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
ANZ654-170315-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT  
20 NM-  
1013 AM EDT TUE JUL 16 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. MAINLY SE  
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.    
TONIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT  
PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.    
WED
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD  
OF 10 SECONDS.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT  
PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.    
THU
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
THU NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
FRI
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.   
SAT
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
ANZ656-170315-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO VIRGINIA-  
NORTH CAROLINA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-  
1013 AM EDT TUE JUL 16 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. MAINLY SE  
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND  
TSTMS LATE.    
TONIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT WITH A DOMINANT  
PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.    
WED
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD  
OF 10 SECONDS.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITH A DOMINANT  
PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.    
THU
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT, BUILDING TO  
3 TO 4 FT LATE IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
FRI
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
ANZ658-170315-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT  
20 NM-  
1013 AM EDT TUE JUL 16 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. MAINLY SE  
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND  
TSTMS LATE.    
TONIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT WITH A DOMINANT  
PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.    
WED
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD  
OF 10 SECONDS.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT WITH A  
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 4 SECONDS.    
THU
 
SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND TSTMS.    
FRI
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.  
 
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
ANZ633-170315-  
CURRITUCK SOUND-  
1013 AM EDT TUE JUL 16 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. ISOLATED  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.    
TONIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
WED
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
THU
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
THU NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.    
FRI
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
ANZ635-170315-  
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-  
1013 AM EDT TUE JUL 16 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
WED
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
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 IN THE EVENING.    
FRI
 
SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
WAVES 1 FOOT.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
ANZ636-170315-  
YORK RIVER-  
1013 AM EDT TUE JUL 16 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
TONIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
WED
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
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 IN THE EVENING.    
FRI
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
ANZ637-170315-  
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-  
1013 AM EDT TUE JUL 16 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. ISOLATED SHOWERS  
AND TSTMS LATE.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
WED
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
THU
 
SW WINDS 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
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
SAT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
ANZ638-170315-  
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-  
TUNNEL-  
1013 AM EDT TUE JUL 16 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
S WINDS 5 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND  
TSTMS LATE.    
TONIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. SCATTERED SHOWERS  
AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.    
WED
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.    
THU
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
THU NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND TSTMS.    
FRI
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.   
SAT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.  
 
WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.  
 

 
 
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