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.
|NWS Forecast for: Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out 20 nm (ANZ650)|
Issued by: National Weather Service Wakefield, VA
Last Update: 1220 AM EST Sat Jan 19 2019
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.
|Zone Forecast: Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out 20 nm (ANZ650)|
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