Weather Alerts for Chesapeak Bay-New Point Comfort Light

Issued by the National Weather Service

Small Craft Advisory  SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY   Small Craft Advisory
CHESAPEAK BAY-NEW POINT COMFORT LIGHT

Areas Affected:
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel - Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA - Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA
Effective: Wed, 4/21 1:00pm Updated: Wed, 4/21 8:51am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Thu, 4/22 10:00pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 10 PM EDT THURSDAY...
* WHAT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming northwest 15 to
25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt, and waves 3 to 4 ft expected.
* WHERE...Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point
Comfort VA, Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little
Creek VA and Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry
VA including the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel.
* WHEN...From 1 PM this afternoon to 10 PM EDT Thursday.
* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

Information:
Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.