Snow and Ice Continue in the Northeast; Rain and Mountain Snow in the West
Significant winter impacts shift into the Northeast on Sunday. Heavy snow up to 2 feet will be possible across interior Northeastern areas. Southern New England may see ice accumulations up to a quarter of an inch. Strong gusty winds and bitter cold will follow the cold front passage. In the west, heavy mountain snow will impact the California, Inter-Mountain West, and Rocky mountains.
|NWS Forecast for: Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-North Carolina border out to 20 nm (ANZ656)|
Issued by: National Weather Service Wakefield, VA
Last Update: 306 AM EST Sun Jan 20 2019
Through 7 Am: S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft with a dominant period of 5 seconds. Rain.
Today: S winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming NW 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt in the afternoon. Seas 6 to 7 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds. Rain in the morning, then a chance of showers early in the afternoon.
Tonight: NW winds 30 to 35 kt with gusts up to 45 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds. Freezing spray after midnight.
Mon: NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 25 kt late. Seas 6 to 8 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds, subsiding to 5 to 6 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds late. Freezing spray in the morning.
Mon Night: NW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming N 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 5 to 6 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds.
Tue: N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt early in the afternoon, then becoming NE late. Seas 3 to 4 ft, subsiding to 2 ft in the afternoon.
Tue Night: SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the late evening and overnight. Seas around 2 ft, building to 3 to 4 ft late.
Wed: S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Wed Night: S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of rain in the evening, then rain likely after midnight.
Thu: SW winds 20 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Rain.
Thu Night: NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of rain in the evening.
|Zone Forecast: Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-North Carolina border out to 20 nm (ANZ656)|
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