Heavy rain, mountain snow and strong winds in the western U.S. this week

The western U.S. will experience active weather yet again this week as significant Pacific moisture brings rain and mountain snow to the region. This heavy rain will bring flood concerns to parts of WA, OR and CA. Very heavy snow is possible in the Sierra, Cascades, Great Basin and parts of the northern Rockies.
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Wakefield, VA Local Forecast Office

5NM NE Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel 1st Island VA

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Today

    Slight Chc Showers

    NW 14kt
    2ft
  • Tonight

    Partly Cloudy

    NNW 12kt
    2ft
  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    N 11ktWinds Decreasing
    2ft
  • Thursday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Light Wind
    1ft
  • Friday

    Rain Likely

    Winds IncreasingSE 8kt
    1-2ft
  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Rain

    SSE 7ktWinds Decreasing
    2ft
  • Saturday

    Partly Sunny

    Light Wind
    2ft
  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    E 7kt
    1-2ft
  • Sunday

    Chance Showers

    E 13kt
    2-3ft

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 6:54 am EST Jan 18, 2017
Forecast Valid: 10am EST Jan 18, 2017-6pm EST Jan 24, 2017

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Detailed Forecast


Synopsis: A COLD FRONT CROSSES THE WATERS THIS MORNING. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE REGION WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THEN RESIDES OVER THE WATERS THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT. A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP NEAR THE FAR SOUTHEAST VIRGINIA COAST FRIDAY INTO FRIDAY NIGHT...AND MAY LINGER JUST SOUTH OF THE LOCAL AREA ON SATURDAY.

Today
NW wind 12 to 14 kt. A slight chance of showers before 4pm. Seas around 2 ft.
Tonight
NNW wind around 12 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas around 2 ft.
Thursday
N wind 6 to 11 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Seas around 2 ft.
Thursday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Partly cloudy. Seas around 1 ft.
Friday
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming SE 5 to 8 kt in the morning. Rain likely, mainly after 3pm. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Friday Night
SSE wind 5 to 7 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt in the evening. A chance of rain before midnight. Seas around 2 ft.
Saturday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Partly sunny. Seas around 2 ft.
Saturday Night
E wind 5 to 7 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Sunday
E wind 9 to 13 kt. A chance of showers. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

*Notices:

  1. This forecast is for a single location. For safety concerns, mariners should be aware of the weather over a larger area. Forecast information for a larger area can be found within the zone forecast and the NDFD graphics.
  2. The forecast conditions at a particular point may not exceed the criteria of a Small Craft Advisory, Gale, Storm etc. These watches/warnings/advisories are issued for the entire zone in which the point resides and mariners should act accordingly.
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Point Forecast: 37.03°N 76.07°W
Last Update: 6:54 am EST Jan 18, 2017
Forecast Valid: 10am EST Jan 18, 2017-6pm EST Jan 24, 2017
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