Powerful Nor'easter To Deliver Impacts To The East Coast

A powerful Nor'easter is expected to develop off the Mid-Atlantic coastline on Friday before impacting eastern parts of the Northeast and New England this weekend. Numerous hazards are likely from heavy snow, with significant accumulations across eastern Long Island/New England, to gusty winds and coastal issues. In fact, the combination of the snow and winds may result in blizzard conditions.
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Coastal Waters Forecast for Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out 20 nm (ANZ650) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out 20 nm (ANZ650)
Issued by: National Weather Service Wakefield, VA
Last Update: 349 PM EST Thu Jan 27 2022




Through 7 Pm: SE winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly NE swell. Dominant period 5 seconds.

Tonight: SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly NE swell. Dominant period 7 seconds.

Fri: W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N early in the afternoon, then becoming NE 10 to 15 kt late. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 7 seconds. A chance of rain in the afternoon.

Fri Night: NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 30 kt, becoming N 25 to 30 kt with gusts to 40 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. Dominant period 4 seconds. Rain and snow in the evening, then snow and rain after midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 nm, decreasing to 1 nm or less after midnight.

Sat: N winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming NW 30 to 35 kt in the late morning and early afternoon, then diminishing to 25 to 30 kt late. Gusts to 45 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Snow. Vsby 1 nm or less.

Sat Night: NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts to 40 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. Dominant period 8 seconds.

Sun: NW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 5 to 6 ft.

Sun Night: SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Mon: S winds 5 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft.

Mon Night: NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.



Zone Forecast: Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out 20 nm (ANZ650)

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