Monsoon and Heavy Rain This Weekend

The active monsoon is expected to continue into next week from the Four Corners region and Desert Southwest to the central Rockies. This rainfall may produce flash flooding and debris flows, especially near recent burn scar areas. Locally heavy rain is likely near much of the Gulf Coast this weekend due to a stalled front and weak tropical disturbance.
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Last Update: 639 PM EDT Sat Aug 13 2022

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Wakefield, VA Local Forecast Office

10NM SE Chincoteague VA

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: ANZ600-141115- 639 PM EDT Sat Aug 13 2022 .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 will be over the area for the remainder of this weekend. A low pressure system will likely form off the North Carolina and Virginia coasts early this week, then move out to sea. $$

Tonight
E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE after midnight. Seas 1 to 2 ft. Mainly NE swell. Dominant period 5 seconds.
Sun
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. Mainly NE swell. Dominant period 5 seconds.
Sun Night
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly E swell. Dominant period 7 seconds.
Mon
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly E swell. Dominant period 9 seconds. A chance of showers in the afternoon.
Mon Night
NE winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly E swell. Dominant period 4 seconds. A chance of showers.
Tue
NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
Wed
NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the evening, then becoming N after midnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
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Last Update: 639 PM EDT Sat Aug 13 2022
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