Excessive Heat in Southern California; Tropical Storm Ian Expected to Rapidly Intensify

Excessive heat is possible through Wednesday over southern California. Strong thunderstorms may pose some risk for severe weather across parts of the upper Ohio Valley into the northern Mid Atlantic coast. Tropical Storm Ian is forecast to approach the Florida peninsula at major hurricane strength by midweek, and poses a risk of dangerous storm surge, hurricane-force winds, and heavy rainfall.
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Last Update: 658 AM EDT Sun Sep 25 2022

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Wakefield, VA Local Forecast Office

11NM SSE Chincoteague VA

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

Synopsis: ANZ600-252315- 658 AM EDT Sun Sep 25 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 remains off the Carolina coast today. A cold front will approach the region this afternoon, and will cross the coast early Monday. High pressure will build in from the west through Wednesday. $$

Today
SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds. A slight chance of showers late in the afternoon.
Tonight
SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. A chance of tstms in the evening. A chance of showers.
Mon
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. dominant period 7 seconds.
Mon Night
SW winds 10 kt, becoming NW. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly SE swell. Dominant period 7 seconds.
Tue
NW winds 10 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly S swell. Dominant period 6 seconds.
Tue Night
W winds 10 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds.
Wed
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Thu
N winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NE. Seas 3 to 4 ft. winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.
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Last Update: 658 AM EDT Sun Sep 25 2022
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