Wintry Weather and Strong Winds Impact the Eastern States; Heavy Rain and Heavy Mountain Snow in the West

A powerful storm will bring heavy snow and blowing snow and heavy freezing rain from the Great Lakes to the Northeast; and strong winds from the Plains to the Mid-Atlantic. In the West, heavy rain with heavy mountain snow can be expected into next week. Super Typhoon Wutip will slowly move northwest away from Guam, but heavy rain, surf, and damaging winds continue across the area.

Last Update: 103 AM EST Sun Feb 24 2019

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11NM SSE Chincoteague VA

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Synopsis: ANZ600-241830- 103 AM EST Sun Feb 24 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 pushes farther off the mid Atlantic coast early this morning. A cold front will then cross the region late this afternoon through this evening. High pressure builds in from the west late Monday into Tuesday. $$

Rest Of Tonight
E winds 15 kt, becoming SW late. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 4 seconds. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt. Seas building to 5 to 6 ft. Dominant period of 6 seconds. Rain early in the morning, then a chance of rain in the late morning and early afternoon. Vsby 1 nm or less until late afternoon.
Sun Night
W winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds.
NW winds 25 to 30 kt, diminishing to 20 to 25 kt late. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
Mon Night
NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt late. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft.
Tue Night
N winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas around 2 ft.
N winds 10 kt, becoming NW in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Wed Night
SW winds 10 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Thu Night
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
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Last Update: 103 AM EST Sun Feb 24 2019
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