Fall Weather Pattern Arrives

Rain and much cooler temperatures behind a cold front will bring a feeling of fall to the east coast today. In addition, an active fall storm pattern developing in the Pacific Northwest this week will bring areas of heavy rains, and very high elevations could receive heavy snow. Wetting rains to the valley floors will spread south Thu and Fri into northern California,where active fires continue.
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Coastal Waters Forecast for Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out 20 nm (ANZ658) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out 20 nm (ANZ658)
Issued by: National Weather Service Wakefield, VA
Last Update: 639 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017




Today: N winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt... Diminishing to 15 to 20 kt this afternoon. Seas 5 to 7 ft with a dominant period of 11 seconds...subsiding to 5 to 6 ft with a dominant period of 11 seconds late.

Tonight: NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 10 seconds...subsiding to 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 10 seconds late.

Wed: NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

Wed Night: NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft...mainly E swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds.

Thu: NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft... Subsiding to 2 to 3 ft late.

Thu Night: NE winds 5 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Seas around 3 ft.

Fri: N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft.

Fri Night: N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft.

Sat: NE winds 5 kt. Seas around 3 ft.



Zone Forecast: Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out 20 nm (ANZ658)

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