...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...
306 AM EST Sun Jan 20 2019
.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...
Low pressure tracks just to the northwest of the area early this
morning. An arctic cold front crosses the area later this morning,
followed by dry, colder, and windier conditions this afternoon
Through 7 Am
S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft with a dominant period of 5 seconds. Rain.
S winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming SW with gusts up to 30 kt late in the morning, then becoming NW 30 to 35 kt with gusts up to 40 kt in the afternoon. Seas 6 to 8 ft with a dominant period of 8 seconds. Rain until late afternoon.
NW winds 30 to 35 kt with gusts up to 45 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft with a dominant period of 10 seconds. Freezing spray.
NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds. Freezing spray.
NW winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt late. Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds. Light freezing spray.
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt early in the afternoon, then becoming W late. Seas 3 to 4 ft, subsiding to 2 ft in the afternoon.
S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
S winds 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. A chance of rain in the evening, then rain likely after midnight.
SW winds 20 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Seas 6 to 8 ft, subsiding to 5 to 6 ft in the afternoon. Rain.
NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of rain in the evening.