High Surf and Dangerous Rip Currents to Continue for Eastern U.S. Coastline from Jose; Major Hurricane Maria tears through the Caribbean

Tropical Storm Jose will continue to produce dangerous surf conditions and rip currents along the Northeast Coast during the next day or two. Meanwhile, dangerous Major Hurricane Maria is moving through the Caribbean, where significant impacts are expected Wednesday.
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Last Update: 646 PM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

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Wakefield, VA Local Forecast Office

12NM NE Duck Pier NC

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...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...
Synopsis: ANZ600-210630- 646 PM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017 .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 remains centered northwest of the area through the weekend while Tropical Cyclone Jose meanders south of the New England coast. Swells from distant Hurricane Maria will begin to impact the local area waters by this weekend. $$

Tonight
NE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SW this late evening and overnight. Seas 5 to 6 ft...subsiding to 4 to 5 ft this late evening and overnight...mainly NE swell with a dominant period of 11 seconds.
Thu
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft... Building to 4 to 5 ft in the afternoon...mainly NE swell with a dominant period of 11 seconds.
Thu Night
NE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SW after midnight, then becoming W late. Seas 4 to 5 ft...building to 5 to 6 ft...mainly NE swell with a dominant period of 12 seconds.
Fri
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft...mainly NE swell with a dominant period of 12 seconds.
Fri Night
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft... Mainly NE swell with a dominant period of 12 seconds in the evening.
Sat
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
Sat Night
N winds 5 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft... Subsiding to 4 to 5 ft after midnight.
Sun
N winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas 5 to 6 ft...building to 5 to 7 ft in the afternoon.
Sun Night
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft...building to 6 to 8 ft after midnight.
Mon
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
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Last Update: 646 PM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017
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