...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...
655 PM EDT Thu May 23 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...
High pressure settles off the Southeast coast through tonight
as low pressure passes north of the region. This area of low
pressure drags a weak cold front through the area late tonight.
High pressure builds in from the northwest Friday and then
passes over the region Saturday, and then shifts off the
Southeast coast Sunday and Memorial Day.
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms early this evening, then a slight chance of showers late this evening.
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds.
N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds.
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 5 seconds.
S winds 10 kt, increasing to 15 kt in the late evening and overnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
SW winds 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Seas around 3 ft.
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
E winds 5 kt, becoming S after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. winds and seas higher in and near tstms.
Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.