Wintry Weather and Strong Winds Impact the Eastern States; Heavy Rain and Heavy Mountain Snow in the West

A powerful storm will bring heavy snow and blowing snow and heavy freezing rain from the Great Lakes to the Northeast; and strong winds from the Plains to the Mid-Atlantic. In the West, heavy rain with heavy mountain snow can be expected into next week. Super Typhoon Wutip will slowly move northwest away from Guam, but heavy rain, surf, and damaging winds continue across the area.
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Wakefield, VA Local Forecast Office

3NM E Cape Henry VA

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Overnight

    Rain

    SW 9kt
    2ft
  • Sunday

    Rain Likely

    Winds IncreasingSW 22kt
    3ft

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    W 22kt
    3-4ft

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Monday

    Sunny

    WNW 22ktWinds Decreasing
    3ft

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Monday
    Night

    Clear

    W 14kt
    2ft
  • Tuesday

    Sunny

    NNW 7ktWinds Decreasing
    2ft
  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    NE 12kt
    2ft
  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    NE 11kt
    2ft
  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Rain

    SSW 10kt
    2ft

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 8:49 pm EST Feb 23, 2019
Forecast Valid: 1am EST Feb 24, 2019-6pm EST Mar 2, 2019

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Detailed Forecast


Synopsis: ANZ600-241530- 1001 PM EST Sat Feb 23 2019 .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... High pressure moving off the New England coast us being replaced by an area of low pressure developing along the NC and VA coasts. The coastal trough and coastal low remain along the coast through Sunday morning. A cold front will then cross the region late Sunday afternoon through Sunday evening. High pressure builds in from the west late Monday into Tuesday. $$

Overnight
SW wind 7 to 9 kt becoming W. Rain. Seas around 2 ft.
Sunday
SW wind 10 to 15 kt increasing to 17 to 22 kt. Winds could gust as high as 31 kt. Rain likely, mainly before 11am. Seas around 3 ft.
Sunday Night
W wind around 22 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. Mostly clear. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Monday
WNW wind 19 to 22 kt decreasing to 16 to 19 kt in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 kt. Sunny. Seas around 3 ft.
Monday Night
W wind 9 to 14 kt becoming NW after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 kt. Clear. Seas around 2 ft.
Tuesday
NNW wind 5 to 7 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt. Sunny. Seas around 2 ft.
Tuesday Night
E wind 7 to 12 kt becoming NE after midnight. Mostly clear. Seas around 2 ft.
Wednesday
NE wind 9 to 11 kt becoming E in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Seas around 2 ft.
Wednesday Night
SSE wind around 10 kt becoming W after midnight. A chance of rain. Seas around 2 ft.

*Notices:

  1. This forecast is for a single location. For safety concerns, mariners should be aware of the weather over a larger area. Forecast information for a larger area can be found within the zone forecast and the NDFD graphics.
  2. The forecast conditions at a particular point may not exceed the criteria of a Small Craft Advisory, Gale, Storm etc. These watches/warnings/advisories are issued for the entire zone in which the point resides and mariners should act accordingly.
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Point Forecast: 36.94°N 76°W
Last Update: 8:49 pm EST Feb 23, 2019
Forecast Valid: 1am EST Feb 24, 2019-6pm EST Mar 2, 2019
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