Fire Weather Threats Continue in the West; Wintry Weather from Upper Midwest to New England

High pressure in the west continues to send weather systems into the Great Basin, and this is keeping fire weather threats elevated to critical across southern California. A series of weather systems will bring widespread snow from the Upper Midwest to the Northeast U.S., with locally heavier snow amounts on the lee side of the Great Lakes.
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Last Update: 1007 AM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

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Wakefield, VA Local Forecast Office

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...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...
Synopsis: ANZ600-142315- 1007 AM EST Thu Dec 14 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... A cold front will cross later today. High pressure will slide over the region on late tonight while low pressure will pass just south of the coast on Friday. High pressure will build over the area this weekend. $$

Rest Of Today
NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds...subsiding to 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds this afternoon.
Tonight
NW winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming N 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds... Subsiding to 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds late.
Fri
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly E swell with a dominant period of 6 seconds.
Fri Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming W 15 to 20 kt in the late evening and overnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft after midnight.
Sat
W winds 20 to 25 kt...diminishing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft late.
Sat Night
W winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NW 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas around 3 ft.
Sun
W winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Sun Night
SW winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of rain.
Mon
W winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of rain.
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Last Update: 1007 AM EST Thu Dec 14 2017
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