...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
959 AM EST Tue Nov 20 2018
.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 crosses the coast later today. High pressure returns
Wednesday, with another cold front crossing the region Wednesday
night. Strong high pressure builds into the northeast and mid
Atlantic states Thursday into Thursday night. The high moves
farther off to the northeast on Friday as the next system
approaches from the southwest.
Rest Of Today
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt late. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds. Isolated showers late this morning and early afternoon.
NW winds 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt late. Seas 4 to 5 ft, subsiding to 3 to 4 ft. dominant period of 8 seconds.
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt late. Seas 4 to 6 ft with a dominant period of 8 seconds.
N winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt late. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
SE winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Rain likely.
E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Rain likely, mainly in the evening.