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Benns Church, VA

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Sunrise 6:57AMSunset 6:56PM Monday September 27, 2021 2:40 AM EDT (06:40 UTC) Moonrise 9:53PMMoonset 12:14PM Illumination 67% Phase: Waning Gibbous; Moon at 21 days in cycle
NOTE: Some of the data on this page has not been verified and should be used with that in mind. It may and occasionally will, be wrong. The tide reports are by xtide and are NOT FOR NAVIGATION.
Marine Forecasts
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ANZ638 James River From James River Bridge To Hampton Roads Bridge- Tunnel- 1234 Am Edt Mon Sep 27 2021
Rest of tonight..SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
Mon..SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt late. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Mon night..SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
Tue..SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Tue night..W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming nw late. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of tstms in the evening. A chance of showers.
Wed..N winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the late morning and afternoon. Waves around 2 ft.
Wed night..NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Thu..N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot.
Thu night..NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Fri..NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
Fri night..NE winds 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Winds and waves higher in and near tstms.
ANZ600 1234 Am Edt Mon Sep 27 2021
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.. High pressure builds across the local waters tonight and Monday. A cold front crosses the local waters Tuesday afternoon and evening. High pressure returns Wednesday.


7 Day Forecast for Marine Location Near Benns Church, VA
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Area Discussion for - Wakefield, VA
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FXUS61 KAKQ 270559 AFDAKQ

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION National Weather Service Wakefield VA 159 AM EDT Mon Sep 27 2021

SYNOPSIS. High pressure builds across the region tonight and Monday. A cold front is expected to cross the region Tuesday afternoon and evening, bringing a chance for showers and isolated storms. High pressure returns Wednesday.

NEAR TERM /UNTIL 6 AM THIS MORNING/. As of 815 PM EDT Sunday .

Clear/comfy as high pres builds in from the west. Lows arnd 50 west of I95, 50-55 from I95 to the Ches Bay, 55-60 along the coast.

SHORT TERM /6 AM THIS MORNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY/. As of 330 PM EDT Sunday .

High pressure slides offshore Monday. A SW wind will bring a warming trend with high temperatures rising into the low 80s (upper 70s at the coast). Remaining dry Monday into Monday night, although there will be a modest increase in low-level moisture. Not as cool Monday night with low temperatures ranging from the upper 50s to low 60s (mid 60s for the coasts of SE VA/NE NC).

A weak surface trough develops across the region Tuesday in response to an upper trough digging across the Northeast. Numerical guidance continues to show moisture and instability pooling in vicinity of this trough and then ahead of a cold front during the afternoon and evening hours. This will bring the potential for showers and isolated thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon and evening, with the highest PoPs across the northeast half of the area in closer proximity to the better upper level forcing. Rather warm ahead of the front Tuesday with high temperatures in the low/mid 80s and moderately humid with dewpoints rising into the 60s.

The cold front drops through the region later Tuesday night, with weak high pressure building north of the region Wednesday. Mainly dry later Tuesday night into Wednesday. Low temperatures Tuesday night/Wednesday morning range from the upper 50s N to mid 60s S, followed by highs Wednesday ranging from the mid 70s N to low 80s along the northern shore of the Albemarle Sound.

LONG TERM /WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY/. As of 330 PM EDT Sunday .

Another cold front drops through the region Wednesday night as Canadian high pressure builds north of the region Wednesday night into Thursday. The region should remain dry with an upper low taking shape across New England and Atlantic Canada, keeping the local area in dry NW flow aloft. Expect a return to more seasonable temperatures and humidity behind the front on Wednesday night through Friday with high temperatures in the lower to mid 70s, and low temperatures in the 50s.

Spread amongst the deterministic guidance persists for next weekend. Will continue to side with the blended forecast until a more stable solution emerges. As such, PoPs are no higher than slight chance PoPs near the coast Saturday/Sunday with the remainder of the area staying dry. Afternoon high temps continue in the lower to mid 70s and overnight lows generally in the 50s.

AVIATION /06Z MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY/. As of 125 AM EDT Monday .

VFR flying weather is expected to prevail through the period. Light and variable winds early this morning become SW 5-10 kt today. A few diurnal CU with bases around 5kft this afternoon.

OUTLOOK . High pressure moves offshore Tues morning. A cold front slides across the area Tues afternoon and eve with sct convection. High pressure builds back into the region Wed thru Fri.

MARINE. As of 155 AM EDT Monday .

Sfc hi pres centered just SSW of the local waters drifts to off the coastal Carolinas through today. SW winds 5-15 kt today w/ waves 1-2 ft/seas 2-3 ft. Wind probs show greater than 60-70% for low end/marginal SW winds to 20 kt over the central Ches Bay (N of Windmill Point VA) tonight OTW. will cap speeds at 15 kt on the bay/rivers/sound and 20 kt on the ocean (mainly N of Cape Charles VA). Waves 1-3 ft/seas 2-4 ft. Ahead of a cold front approaching from the NNW . WSW winds AOB 15 kt Tue . then become N Tue evening/night post cold front. Wind probs remain BLO 30-40% for SCA windspeeds on N surge behind the front into Wed. Generally quiet marine wx at the end of the week into the weekend . though swells will likely increase due to TC tracking N well off the coast.

Low rip current risk today.

AKQ WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES. MD . None. NC . None. VA . None. MARINE . Small Craft Advisory from 11 PM this evening to 6 AM EDT Tuesday for ANZ630.

SYNOPSIS . AJZ/RHR NEAR TERM . MPR SHORT TERM . AJZ/RHR LONG TERM . AJZ/RHR AVIATION . RHR MARINE . ALB


Weather Reporting Stations
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Stations Dist Age Wind Air TempWater Temp WavesPressureDewPt
DOMV2 - 8638511 - Dominion Terminal Association, VA 11 mi52 min WSW 8.9 G 9.9 67°F 1019 hPa
CRYV2 - 8638595 - South Craney Island, VA 12 mi52 min SW 2.9 G 5.1 64°F 1018.8 hPa
MNPV2 - 8639348 - Money Point, VA 14 mi52 min SSW 1 G 2.9 61°F 77°F1018.7 hPa
SWPV2 - 8638610 - Sewells Point, VA 14 mi52 min 75°F1018.9 hPa
WDSV2 - 8638614 - Willoughby Deguassing , VA 16 mi58 min SW 7 G 8.9 68°F 1019 hPa
44087 25 mi44 min 75°F1 ft
CHBV2 28 mi52 min WSW 11 G 12 70°F 1017.7 hPa
YKTV2 - 8637689 - Yorktown, VA 28 mi52 min SW 8 G 9.9 65°F 76°F1018.3 hPa
CHYV2 - 8638999 - Cape Henry, VA 30 mi52 min SW 7 G 9.9 64°F 1019.1 hPa
YKRV2 - 8637611 - York River East Rear Range Light, VA 31 mi52 min WSW 9.9 G 12 68°F
KPTV2 - 8632200 - Kiptopeke, VA 38 mi52 min W 11 G 13 75°F
YRSV2 - Chesapeake Bay,VA 41 mi70 min W 1.9 56°F 1019 hPa55°F
44099 - Cape Henry, VA (147) 44 mi44 min 74°F2 ft

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Airport Reports
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AirportDistAgeWind ktVisibilitySky/WeatherTempDewPtHumidityPressure
Suffolk, Suffolk Municipal Airport, VA11 mi45 minN 010.00 miFair54°F52°F94%1019.6 hPa
Norfolk, Naval Air Station, VA16 mi41 minSW 310.00 miFair61°F53°F75%1019.3 hPa
Chesapeake, Chesapeake Municipal Airport, VA17 mi45 minN 07.00 miFair51°F50°F96%1019.3 hPa
Norfolk, Norfolk International Airport, VA19 mi49 minSW 510.00 miFair57°F53°F87%1018.8 hPa
Franklin / J B Rose, VA21 mi45 minN 010.00 miFair51°F51°F98%1019.6 hPa
Langley Air Force Base, VA21 mi1.7 hrsWSW 39.00 miFair58°F57°F96%1019.6 hPa
Newport News, Newport News / Williamsburg International Airport, VA22 mi46 minN 010.00 miFair54°F54°F100%1018.9 hPa
Fort Eustis / Felker, VA22 mi44 minSSW 310.00 miFair64°F46°F53%1019 hPa

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Tide / Current Tables for Hollidays Point (bridge), Virginia
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Hollidays Point (bridge)
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Mon -- 02:30 AM EDT     2.93 feet High Tide
Mon -- 06:58 AM EDT     Sunrise
Mon -- 08:36 AM EDT     0.92 feet Low Tide
Mon -- 01:14 PM EDT     Moonset
Mon -- 02:55 PM EDT     3.44 feet High Tide
Mon -- 06:55 PM EDT     Sunset
Mon -- 09:42 PM EDT     1.14 feet Low Tide
Mon -- 10:52 PM EDT     Moonrise
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Tide / Current Tables for Suffolk, Virginia
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Suffolk
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Mon -- 03:16 AM EDT     3.67 feet High Tide
Mon -- 06:58 AM EDT     Sunrise
Mon -- 09:08 AM EDT     1.10 feet Low Tide
Mon -- 01:14 PM EDT     Moonset
Mon -- 03:41 PM EDT     4.30 feet High Tide
Mon -- 06:55 PM EDT     Sunset
Mon -- 10:14 PM EDT     1.37 feet Low Tide
Mon -- 10:52 PM EDT     Moonrise
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