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 Cape Charles Light to Virginia-North Carolina border out to 20 nm (ANZ656) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-North Carolina border out to 20 nm (ANZ656)
Issued by: National Weather Service Wakefield, VA
Last Update: 349 PM EST Thu Jan 27 2022




Through 7 Pm: NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly NE swell. Dominant period 6 seconds.

Tonight: NE winds 5 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly E swell. Dominant period 6 seconds.

Fri: N winds 5 to 10 kt, 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. Seas 6 to 7 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Rain. Snow after midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 nm, decreasing to 1 nm or less after midnight.

Sat: N winds 30 to 35 kt, becoming NW 25 to 30 kt late. Gusts to 45 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Snow, mainly in the morning. 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 7 to 9 ft, subsiding to 6 to 7 ft late. Dominant period 8 seconds.

Sun: NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 5 to 6 ft, subsiding to 3 to 4 ft in the afternoon.

Sun Night: SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

Mon: W winds 5 kt, becoming N in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft.

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



Zone Forecast: Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-North Carolina border out to 20 nm (ANZ656)

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