Heavy Lake Effect Snow and Bitterly Cold Temperatures

A bitterly cold airmass will settle over much of the central and eastern U.S over the next several days. Well below normal temperatures and cold wind chills will be common. In addition, heavy lake effect snow will be possible especially over western New York where up to two feet is forecast by late Thursday.
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Last Update: 710 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

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Wakefield, VA Local Forecast Office

4NM ENE Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel 1st Island VA

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...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...
Synopsis: HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE REGION LATER TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT. WEAK LOW PRESSURE LIFTS ALONG THE SOUTHEAST COAST FRIDAY AND PUSHES OFF THE SOUTHEAST COAST FRIDAY NIGHT. ARCTIC HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS IN FOR THE UPCOMING WEEKEND.

Tonight
W winds 20 to 25 kt. Waves 3 to 4 ft. Scattered flurries in the evening.
Thu
NW winds 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt...becoming NW with gusts to around 30 kt in the late morning and afternoon. Waves 3 to 4 ft.
Thu Night
NW winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
Fri
NE winds 5 kt...becoming S in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of snow in the afternoon.
Fri Night
S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming SW 10 to 15 kt late in the evening...then becoming W 15 to 20 kt with gusts to around 30 kt after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft after midnight. A chance of snow early in the evening. Vsby 1 to 3 nm in the evening.
Sat
NW winds 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt. Waves 4 to 5 ft.
Sat Night
NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Waves 4 to 5 ft.
Sun
N winds 20 to 25 kt...diminishing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Waves 4 to 5 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft in the afternoon.
Sun Night
NE winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming E after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Mon
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft. A chance of snow. A chance of rain in the afternoon. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.
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Last Update: 710 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016
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