Multi-day heavy rainfall and flooding event continues to unfold in the Central and Southern U.S.

Another day of heavy rain on Friday will further increase the risk of flash flooding and long-term flooding in the Southern Plains and the Lower/Mid-Mississippi and Ohio River Valleys. The NWS Weather Prediction Center has issued Moderate Risks for excessive rainfall for parts of these regions on Friday and into the weekend. Some areas may see an additional 4-5 inches of rain over the next 3 days.
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Last Update: 1258 AM EST Fri Feb 23 2018

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Wakefield, VA Local Forecast Office

6NM SW Chesapeake Light VA

Marine Zone Forecast


...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST EARLY THIS MORNING...
Synopsis: ANZ600-231815- 1258 AM EST Fri Feb 23 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 will remain south of the area this morning, then slowly return north as a warm front this afternoon and evening before stalling just north of the area into Saturday. Another cold front moves through the area Sunday into Monday. $$

Rest Of Tonight
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft...subsiding to 3 to 4 ft. Patchy drizzle. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Fri
N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW around 5 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Fri Night
S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of fog after midnight with vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Sat
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Areas of fog in the morning with vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Sat Night
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
Sun
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers in the afternoon.
Sun Night
SW winds around 10 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
Mon
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers through the day.
Tue
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
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Last Update: 1258 AM EST Fri Feb 23 2018
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