Arctic Air Plunges into the Great Lakes, Northeast and Mid-Atlantic

Arctic air dropping through the northern and eastern U.S. and a storm off the east coast will bring periods of snow, very cold wind chills and hazardous traveling conditions from the Upper Great Lakes to the Northeast. Meanwhile in southern California, Santa Ana winds will decrease but hot, dry air will remain over the area with elevated fire weather conditions.
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Last Update: 934 PM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

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Wakefield, VA Local Forecast Office

3NM NW Currituck Beach Light MR

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...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

Synopsis: ANZ600-131015- 934 PM EST Tue Dec 12 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 strong cold front moves off the coast this evening. Markedly colder temperatures and gusty winds will surge into the area tonight and Wednesday. Another cold front will cross late Thursday. Low pressure will pass near the coast Friday. High pressure will build over the area this weekend. $$

Overnight
NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts to around 40 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
Wed
W winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 35 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
Wed Night
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Scattered flurries in the evening. Scattered sprinkles.
Thu
W winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Thu Night
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
Fri
SE winds 5 kt...becoming SW late. Waves 1 foot.
Fri Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
Sat
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
Sat Night
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
Sun
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
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Last Update: 934 PM EST Tue Dec 12 2017
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