Powerful Storm to Impact Eastern Third of U.S. this weekend.

A developing storm system will bring a myriad of significant impacts this weekend. Heavy snow up to 18 inches from the Ohio Valley to the Northeast, and ice up to a quarter of an inch is forecast in places. Heavy rain may cause flash flooding from the Mid-South to the Mid-Atlantic. Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and isolated tornadoes will be possible in the Deep South.
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Last Update: 1220 AM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

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Wakefield, VA Local Forecast Office

10NM SE Ocean City Inlet MD

Marine Zone Forecast


...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...
Synopsis: ANZ600-191815- 1220 AM EST Sat Jan 19 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... Weak high pressure moves over the mid-Atlantic region overnight. Low pressure tracks immediately north of the area Saturday night. An arctic cold front crosses the area Sunday, followed by dry and much colder weather Sunday night through Monday. $$

Rest Of Tonight
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly E swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
Sat
E winds 10 kt, increasing to 15 kt late. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds. A chance of rain in the afternoon.
Sat Night
SE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming S 25 kt after midnight. Seas 6 to 7 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds. Rain.
Sun
SW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt late in the morning, then becoming NW 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt in the afternoon. Seas 6 to 8 ft with a dominant period of 8 seconds. Rain likely, mainly in the morning.
Sun Night
NW winds 30 to 35 kt with gusts up to 45 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. Light freezing spray after midnight.
Mon
NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft, subsiding to 5 to 6 ft in the afternoon. Light freezing spray in the morning.
Mon Night
NW winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
Tue
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Tue Night
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
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Last Update: 1220 AM EST Sat Jan 19 2019
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