Severe Weather Threat Will Continue Through the Weekend

The risk for severe thunderstorms continues through the weekend. The main threat will shift from parts of eastern Texas into the Ozark Plateau and spread into the lower Mississippi Valley by Saturday afternoon and evening. Severe storms are possible in the Tennessee Valley and southern Plains Sunday. Storms may contain damaging winds, hail and an isolated tornado.
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Last Update: 631 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017

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Wakefield, VA Local Forecast Office

5NM SW Chesapeake Light VA

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Synopsis: HIGH PRESSURE IS WELL OFFSHORE WITH A SERIES OF SURFACE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEMS LOCATED NORTHWEST OF THE MID ATLANTIC REGION TODAY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE WATERS LATE TUESDAY NIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE REGION WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY. ONSHORE WINDS DEVELOP THURSDAY AND ARE EXPECTED TO PERSIST INTO FRIDAY.

Today
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
Tonight
S winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming SW 5 to 10 kt late. Seas 2 ft with a dominant period of 5 seconds.
Sun
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
Sun Night
S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly E swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
Mon
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Mon Night
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
Tue
S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers in the afternoon.
Tue Night
SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming W after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
Wed
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
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Last Update: 631 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017
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