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Gale Watch
Issued: 8:55 AM Jan. 20, 2022 – National Weather Service
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
7 AM EST FRIDAY...
...GALE WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...

* WHAT...For the Small Craft Advisory, north winds 15 to 25 kt
with gusts up to 30 kt and waves 2 to 5 ft expected. For the
Gale Watch, north winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt and
waves 3 to 6 ft possible.

* WHERE...Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA
including the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel.

* WHEN...For the Small Craft Advisory, from 1 PM this afternoon
to 7 AM EST Friday. For the Gale Watch, from Friday morning
through Saturday afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds can cause hazardous waves which could
capsize or damage vessels and reduce visibility.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Mariners should consider altering plans to avoid possible
hazardous conditions.  Remain in port, seek safe harbor, alter
course, and/or secure the vessel for severe wind and waves.

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Small Craft Advisory
Issued: 8:55 AM Jan. 20, 2022 – National Weather Service
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
7 AM EST FRIDAY...
...GALE WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...

* WHAT...For the Small Craft Advisory, north winds 15 to 25 kt
with gusts up to 30 kt and waves 2 to 5 ft expected. For the
Gale Watch, north winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt and
waves 3 to 6 ft possible.

* WHERE...Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA
including the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel.

* WHEN...For the Small Craft Advisory, from 1 PM this afternoon
to 7 AM EST Friday. For the Gale Watch, from Friday morning
through Saturday afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds can cause hazardous waves which could
capsize or damage vessels and reduce visibility.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Mariners should consider altering plans to avoid possible
hazardous conditions.  Remain in port, seek safe harbor, alter
course, and/or secure the vessel for severe wind and waves.

&&

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 8:21 AM Jan. 20, 2022 – National Weather Service
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
7 AM EST FRIDAY...
...WINTER STORM WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...

* WHAT...For the Winter Weather Advisory, mixed precipitation
expected. Total snow accumulations of up to one inch and ice
accumulations of a light glaze. For the Winter Storm Watch,
mixed precipitation possible. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 4
inches and ice accumulations of a light glaze possible. Winds
could gust as high as 35 mph along the coast.

* WHERE...Portions of eastern and southeast Virginia and
northeast North Carolina.

* WHEN...For the Winter Weather Advisory, from 5 PM this
afternoon to 7 AM EST Friday. For the Winter Storm Watch, from
Friday morning through Saturday morning.

* IMPACTS...Plan on slippery road conditions. The hazardous
conditions could impact the morning or evening commute.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Slow down and use caution while traveling.

Monitor the latest forecasts for updates on this situation.

For the latest road conditions in Virginia or Maryland, please
call 5 1 1. For the latest road information in North Carolina, go
to http://DriveNC.gov.

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Winter Storm Watch
Issued: 8:21 AM Jan. 20, 2022 – National Weather Service
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
7 AM EST FRIDAY...
...WINTER STORM WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...

* WHAT...For the Winter Weather Advisory, mixed precipitation
expected. Total snow accumulations of up to one inch and ice
accumulations of a light glaze. For the Winter Storm Watch,
mixed precipitation possible. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 4
inches and ice accumulations of a light glaze possible. Winds
could gust as high as 35 mph along the coast.

* WHERE...Portions of eastern and southeast Virginia and
northeast North Carolina.

* WHEN...For the Winter Weather Advisory, from 5 PM this
afternoon to 7 AM EST Friday. For the Winter Storm Watch, from
Friday morning through Saturday morning.

* IMPACTS...Plan on slippery road conditions. The hazardous
conditions could impact the morning or evening commute.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Slow down and use caution while traveling.

Monitor the latest forecasts for updates on this situation.

For the latest road conditions in Virginia or Maryland, please
call 5 1 1. For the latest road information in North Carolina, go
to http://DriveNC.gov.

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