Nor'easter for the Northeast; Fire Weather Conditions Continue for Southern California

A powerful Nor'easter, first of the winter season, is expected to roll-up the Northeastern Seaboard and impact the region with a number of hazards this weekend. Very heavy wet snow and high gusty winds will affect a good portion of New England and rain will lash coastal areas. Meanwhile, dangerous fire weather conditions continue for southern California this weekend and likely into next week.
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Chesapeake Light VA

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Overnight

    Heavy Rain

    S 24kt
    Waves Building6ft

    Gale Warning
    Gale Warning

  • Saturday

    Showers

    NW 37ktWinds Decreasing
    7ftWaves Subsiding

    Gale Warning
    Gale Warning

  • Saturday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    NW 24kt
    4-5ft
  • Sunday

    Sunny

    WNW 19ktWinds Decreasing
    3-4ft
  • Sunday
    Night

    Slight Chc Rain

    WNW 10kt
    2ft
  • Monday

    Chance Rain

    N 14kt
    2-3ft
  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Showers

    NNW 23kt
    Waves Building5ft
  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    NW 22kt
    4-5ft
  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    NW 20kt
    4ft

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 11:13 pm EST Dec 4, 2020
Forecast Valid: 1am EST Dec 5, 2020-6pm EST Dec 11, 2020

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Detailed Forecast


Synopsis: ANZ600-051630- 1040 PM EST Fri Dec 4 2020 .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... Developing low pressure tracks across the region late tonight, rapidly intensifying as it accelerates away from the area Saturday afternoon and evening. Cool high pressure builds in from the west Sunday and Sunday night. Another low pressure system is expected to affect the region Monday into early Tuesday. $$

Overnight
S wind 20 to 24 kt becoming SSW. Winds could gust as high as 30 kt. Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Seas 4 ft building to 6 ft.
Saturday
NW wind 32 to 37 kt decreasing to 24 to 29 kt. Winds could gust as high as 46 kt. Showers, mainly before 7am. Seas 7 ft subsiding to 5 ft.
Saturday Night
NW wind 21 to 24 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
Sunday
WNW wind 16 to 19 kt decreasing to 12 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Sunny. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Sunday Night
WNW wind 8 to 10 kt becoming NNW after midnight. A slight chance of rain after 1am. Seas around 2 ft.
Monday
N wind 9 to 14 kt. A chance of rain. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Monday Night
NNW wind 18 to 23 kt. A chance of showers before 1am. Seas 3 ft building to 5 ft.
Tuesday
NW wind 20 to 22 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
Tuesday Night
NW wind 16 to 20 kt. Mostly clear. Seas around 4 ft.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

*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: 36.91°N 75.72°W
Last Update: 11:13 pm EST Dec 4, 2020
Forecast Valid: 1am EST Dec 5, 2020-6pm EST Dec 11, 2020
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