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NWS has made a change to the national hazard map, shown below, and will no longer be displaying the Hazardous Weather Outlook (HWO) product on the map. This change is intended to help users focus more quickly on the immediate impacts of hazards instead of those that are highlighted for the future. The Hazardous Weather Outlook will still be available on local Weather Forecast Office Web pages.
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Last Update: 1253 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

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Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...


  • SynopsisLOW PRESSURE MOVES THROUGH THE REGION TODAY...LOCATING OFF THE NORTHEAST COAST FOR MUCH OF THE MID TO LATE WEEK PERIOD.
  • This Afternoon SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds. Scattered showers late.
  • Tonight S winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NE after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft...mainly S swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds. A chance of showers in the evening...then showers likely after midnight.
  • Wed NW winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft...building to 4 to 5 ft. Showers likely in the morning...then a chance of showers in the afternoon.
  • Wed Night NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. A chance of showers in the evening.
  • Thu NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
  • Thu Night NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
  • Fri NW winds 20 to 25 kt...diminishing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
  • Fri Night NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
  • Sat NW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.



Additional Forecasts and Information

Zone Area Forecast for Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm
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