Heavy Snow & Ice Across Portions of the Plains and Midwest; Unsettled in the Pacific Northwest

Heavy snow and freezing rain will impact portions of the Plains, upper Midwest, and Great Lakes into Monday. Significant snow accumulations and gusty winds are likely in some areas. Farther to the south, rain and a few thunderstorms are expected over the Mississippi, Tennessee, and Ohio Valleys. Heavy rain & mountain snowfall will also continue from northern California into the Pacific Northwest.
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Last Update: 930 PM EST Sat Jan 20 2018

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Wakefield, VA Local Forecast Office

11NM SSE Chincoteague VA

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: ANZ600-211015- 930 PM EST Sat Jan 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... High pressure lingers over the waters through the weekend, before sliding off the Southeast US coast on Monday. A cold front will move through the Mid-Atlantic States late Monday night into Tuesday. $$

Overnight
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly S swell with a dominant period of 6 seconds.
Sun
NW winds 5 kt...becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 ft...mainly S swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds.
Sun Night
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft... Mainly E swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds.
Mon
S winds 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Mon Night
S winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft... Building to 4 to 5 ft. Scattered showers late.
Tue
S winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt...becoming SW 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 5 to 6 ft...subsiding to 4 to 5 ft late. Showers likely until late afternoon, then a chance of showers late.
Tue Night
W winds 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft... Subsiding to 3 to 4 ft after midnight.
Wed
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Wed Night
W winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas around 2 ft...building to 3 to 4 ft after midnight.
Thu
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
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Last Update: 930 PM EST Sat Jan 20 2018
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