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 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: 349 PM EST Thu Jan 27 2022




Through 7 Pm: E winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly NE swell. Dominant period 6 seconds.

Tonight: SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly E swell. Dominant period 6 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 6 seconds. A chance of rain in the afternoon.

Fri Night: NE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 25 to 30 kt with gusts to 40 kt after midnight. Seas 5 to 6 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: NW winds 25 to 30 kt with 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, diminishing to 20 to 25 kt late. Gusts to 40 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft, subsiding to 5 to 6 ft late. Dominant period 8 seconds.

Sun: NW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

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

Mon: SW winds 5 kt, becoming NE 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 Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm (ANZ652)

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