...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY
402 PM EST Tue Jan 26 2021
.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
Low pressure pushes farther out to sea through tonight. Another
area of low pressure tracks south of the local area and off the
coast late Wednesday into Thursday morning. High pressure builds
into and across the region Thursday night through Saturday.
Through 7 Pm
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot. Areas of fog after midnight with vsby 1 nm or less.
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Areas of fog in the morning with vsby 1 nm or less.
N winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft, building to 3 to 4 ft late. A chance of rain in the evening, then rain and snow likely after midnight with vsby 1 to 3 nm.
N winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming NW 25 to 30 kt in the late morning and afternoon. Gusts to around 35 kt. Waves 4 to 5 ft. A chance of snow in the morning.
NW winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt late. Waves 4 to 5 ft.
NW winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Waves 3 to 4 ft.
NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.