Enhanced Risk for Severe Thunderstorms Across the Upper Midwest; Flash Flooding Possible from the Upper Midwest to Southern Plains and Desert Southwest Through Friday

Portions of the Upper Midwest will see an increased threat for severe thunderstorms through this evening, with a few strong tornadoes possible. The same region remains on alert for additional flash flood concerns. Heavy rainfall may lead to flash flooding across the Desert Southwest today, and Southern Plains by Friday. Finally, Major-to-record river flooding continues across the Carolinas.

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Wakefield, VA Local Forecast Office

4NM NNE Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel 1st Island VA

Marine Point Forecast

  • This

    Mostly Sunny

    ENE 12kt
  • Tonight

    Partly Cloudy

    E 12kt
  • Friday


    SSE 9kt
  • Friday

    Mostly Clear

    S 12kt
  • Saturday

    Slight Chc Thunderstorms

    SW 11ktWinds Decreasing
  • Saturday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    ESE 7kt
  • Sunday

    Chance Showers

    NNE 10kt
  • Sunday

    Chance Showers

    ENE 14kt
  • Monday

    Chance Showers

    ENE 15kt

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 11:57 am EDT Sep 20, 2018
Forecast Valid: 1pm EDT Sep 20, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 26, 2018

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Detailed Forecast

Synopsis: ANZ600-210315- 1003 AM EDT Thu Sep 20 2018 .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 slide E through New England today, then moves offshore Friday. A cold front will cross the local waters late in the weekend, before stalling over the area early next week. $$

This Afternoon
ENE wind around 12 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas around 3 ft.
E wind 7 to 12 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
E wind 5 to 9 kt becoming SSE in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Friday Night
S wind around 12 kt becoming SW after midnight. Mostly clear. Seas around 2 ft.
SW wind 6 to 11 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Seas around 2 ft.
Saturday Night
ESE wind 5 to 7 kt becoming S after midnight. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
NNE wind 6 to 10 kt. A chance of showers. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Sunday Night
ENE wind 12 to 14 kt. A chance of showers. Seas around 2 ft.
ENE wind 12 to 15 kt. A chance of showers. Seas around 2 ft.

Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.


  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.
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Point Forecast: 37.03°N 76.07°W
Last Update: 11:57 am EDT Sep 20, 2018
Forecast Valid: 1pm EDT Sep 20, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 26, 2018
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