Florence Departs U.S. But Rivers Will Rise Further In Carolinas; Heavy Rain Continues In Midwest

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Coastal Waters Forecast for Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm (ANZ652) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm (ANZ652)
Issued by: National Weather Service Wakefield, VA
Last Update: 620 AM EDT Thu Sep 20 2018




Today: NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 11 seconds.

Tonight: E winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 8 seconds.

Fri: S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Mainly E swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds.

Fri Night: SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 10 seconds.

Sat: W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt early in the afternoon, then becoming NE late. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

Sat Night: NE winds 5 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.

Sun: NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.

Sun Night: NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.

Mon: NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.

Mon Night: E winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers. winds and seas higher in and near tstms.



Zone Forecast: Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm (ANZ652)

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