Marine Weather for AN 454

Active Advisory: (US Severe Weather)
Forecast as of 10:11 am EDT on April 16, 2014
Island de and for Delaware Bay... A strong cold frontal system will continue moving out to sea today with high pressure building into the region for this afternoon and tonight. The high pressure system will move into New England tonight into Thursday. By Friday, another cold frontal boundary will approach the region, moving through the region on Saturday. High pressure will once again move back into New England for Sunday and Monday as a low pressure system develops in the plains. This low pressure system will bring a warm front through the region Monday night and a cold frontal boundary through the region Tuesday.
Forecast as of 10:11 am EDT on April 16, 2014
Small Craft Advisory in effect through Thursday morning
Coastal Waters From Cape May Nj To Cape Henlopen De Out 20 Nm-
Coastal Waters From Cape Henlopen To Fenwick Island De Out 20 Nm-
This Afternoon
N winds 20 to 25 kt...becoming NE 15 to 20 kt late. Seas 4 to 7 ft...subsiding to 3 to 5 ft late. Mainly in se swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds.
Tonight
NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Mainly in E swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
Thu
E winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Mainly in E swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
Thu Night
E winds 20 to 25 kt...becoming NE 15 to 20 kt in the late evening and overnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Mainly in E swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
Fri
NE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
Fri Night
NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
Sat
N winds around 10 kt...becoming W in the afternoon...then becoming N 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Sun
NE winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming E 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
Small Craft Advisory
Statement as of 10:14 AM EDT on April 16, 2014

...Small Craft Advisory in effect until 8 am EDT Thursday... ...Gale Warning is cancelled...

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly has issued a Small Craft Advisory...which is in effect until 8 am EDT Thursday. The Gale Warning has been cancelled.

* Winds...northeast 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt.

* Seas...3 to 6 feet.

* Timing...winds will diminish by late afternoon but seas will continue 5 feet or higher overnight.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 25 to 33 knots and/or seas of 5 feet or greater are anticipated. Winds and seas within these ranges are expected to produce hazardous conditions for small craft. Inexperienced mariners...especially those operating smaller vessels should avoid navigating in these conditions.

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Tidal Potomac River and Maryland portion of Chesapeake Bay.

Sandy Hook NJ to Fenwick Island de to 20 nm offshore and Delaware Bay

Virginia portion of the Chesapeake Bay...Currituck Sound and Atlantic coastal waters from Fenwick Island de to Currituck Beach Light NC out 20 nautical miles

From S of Currituck Beach Light to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm... including the Albemarle and Pamlico sounds and The Monitor National marine Sanctuary

Surf City NC to South Santee River SC out 20 nm

South Santee River SC to Savannah GA out 20 nm and Savannah GA to Altamaha Sound GA out 60 nm...including Charleston Harbor and Grays Reef National marine Sanctuary

Atlantic coastal waters from Altamaha Sound GA to Flagler Beach FL out to 60 nm

Inland waters of western Washington and the northern and central Washington coastal waters

W central N Atlc Continental shelf and slope waters beyond 20 nm...to 250 nm offshore...including S of Georges Bank from 1000 FM to...250 nm offshore.

New England Continental shelf and slope waters from 25 nm offshore to the Hague line...except to 1000 FM S of New England.

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Coastal Water Temperatures

Place Temperature
Lewes, DE 48.0 °F
Cape May, NJ 53.1 °F
Ocean City Inlet, MD 45.0 °F
Ship John Shoal, NJ 52.0 °F

Open Sea Buoy Information

Place ID Sea Temp Wave Height
DELAWARE BAY NM Southeast of Cape May, NJ 44009 44 °F 7.55 ft
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Tide Information

Date Time Tide Type Height
Brandywine Shoal Light, Delaware Bay, New Jersey (sub):  
2014-04-16 10:07 AM EDT High Tide 4.94
2014-04-16 4:22 PM EDT Low Tide -0.18
2014-04-16 10:27 PM EDT High Tide 5.88
2014-04-17 5:01 AM EDT Low Tide -0.29
2014-04-17 10:49 AM EDT High Tide 4.86
2014-04-17 5:04 PM EDT Low Tide -0.18
Brandywine Shoal Light, Delaware Bay, New Jersey:  
2014-04-16 10:21 AM EDT High Tide 5.17
2014-04-16 4:12 PM EDT Low Tide 0.03
2014-04-16 10:40 PM EDT High Tide 6.05
2014-04-17 4:51 AM EDT Low Tide -0.12
2014-04-17 11:04 AM EDT High Tide 5.04
2014-04-17 4:54 PM EDT Low Tide -0.01
Cape Island Creek, Cape May, New Jersey:  
2014-04-16 9:29 AM EDT High Tide 4.60
2014-04-16 3:11 PM EDT Low Tide -0.20
2014-04-16 9:51 PM EDT High Tide 5.47
2014-04-17 3:52 AM EDT Low Tide -0.31
2014-04-17 10:10 AM EDT High Tide 4.51
2014-04-17 3:52 PM EDT Low Tide -0.17
Cape May Canal, Cape May, Delaware Bay, New Jersey:  
2014-04-16 10:01 AM EDT High Tide 5.03
2014-04-16 3:55 PM EDT Low Tide -0.18
2014-04-16 10:21 PM EDT High Tide 5.86
2014-04-17 4:34 AM EDT Low Tide -0.31
2014-04-17 10:44 AM EDT High Tide 4.97
2014-04-17 4:37 PM EDT Low Tide -0.18
Cape May Harbor, Cape May Inlet, New Jersey:  
2014-04-16 9:22 AM EDT High Tide 4.56
2014-04-16 3:10 PM EDT Low Tide -0.18
2014-04-16 9:44 PM EDT High Tide 5.42
2014-04-17 3:51 AM EDT Low Tide -0.27
2014-04-17 10:03 AM EDT High Tide 4.47
2014-04-17 3:51 PM EDT Low Tide -0.15
Cape May Point, Sunset Beach, Delaware Bay, New Jersey:  
2014-04-16 10:03 AM EDT High Tide 4.94
2014-04-16 3:51 PM EDT Low Tide -0.20
2014-04-16 10:23 PM EDT High Tide 5.88
2014-04-17 4:30 AM EDT Low Tide -0.32
2014-04-17 10:45 AM EDT High Tide 4.86
2014-04-17 4:33 PM EDT Low Tide -0.20
Cape May, Atlantic Ocean, New Jersey:  
2014-04-16 9:23 AM EDT High Tide 4.64
2014-04-16 3:12 PM EDT Low Tide -0.18
2014-04-16 9:45 PM EDT High Tide 5.52
2014-04-17 3:53 AM EDT Low Tide -0.27
2014-04-17 10:04 AM EDT High Tide 4.55
2014-04-17 3:53 PM EDT Low Tide -0.15
Cape May, ferry terminal, Delaware Bay, New Jersey:  
2014-04-16 10:02 AM EDT High Tide 5.02
2014-04-16 3:54 PM EDT Low Tide -0.17
2014-04-16 10:22 PM EDT High Tide 5.98
2014-04-17 4:33 AM EDT Low Tide -0.28
2014-04-17 10:44 AM EDT High Tide 4.94
2014-04-17 4:36 PM EDT Low Tide -0.17
Dias Creek, Route 47 bridge, Delaware Bay, New Jersey:  
2014-04-16 11:16 AM EDT High Tide 1.96
2014-04-16 7:17 PM EDT Low Tide -0.08
2014-04-16 11:37 PM EDT High Tide 2.33
2014-04-17 7:56 AM EDT Low Tide -0.13
2014-04-17 11:59 AM EDT High Tide 1.93
2014-04-17 7:59 PM EDT Low Tide -0.08
Inlet (Coast Guard Station), Indian River, Delaware (sub):  
2014-04-16 10:13 AM EDT High Tide 2.75
2014-04-16 3:47 PM EDT Low Tide -0.13
2014-04-16 10:34 PM EDT High Tide 3.32
2014-04-17 4:27 AM EDT Low Tide -0.21
2014-04-17 10:57 AM EDT High Tide 2.70
2014-04-17 4:30 PM EDT Low Tide -0.13
Inlet (Coast Guard Station), Indian River, Delaware:  
2014-04-16 9:59 AM EDT High Tide 2.68
2014-04-16 3:33 PM EDT Low Tide -0.07
2014-04-16 10:21 PM EDT High Tide 3.17
2014-04-17 4:19 AM EDT Low Tide -0.01
2014-04-17 10:40 AM EDT High Tide 2.64
2014-04-17 4:15 PM EDT Low Tide -0.09
Lewes, Fort Miles, Delaware:  
2014-04-16 10:07 AM EDT High Tide 4.26
2014-04-16 3:59 PM EDT Low Tide -0.17
2014-04-16 10:28 PM EDT High Tide 5.07
2014-04-17 4:38 AM EDT Low Tide -0.28
2014-04-17 10:50 AM EDT High Tide 4.19
2014-04-17 4:41 PM EDT Low Tide -0.17
North Highlands Beach, Delaware Bay, New Jersey:  
2014-04-16 10:12 AM EDT High Tide 5.36
2014-04-16 4:13 PM EDT Low Tide -0.22
2014-04-16 10:32 PM EDT High Tide 6.39
2014-04-17 4:52 AM EDT Low Tide -0.35
2014-04-17 10:54 AM EDT High Tide 5.28
2014-04-17 4:55 PM EDT Low Tide -0.21
Nummy Island, Grassy Sound Channel, Hereford Inlet, New Jersey:  
2014-04-16 9:21 AM EDT High Tide 4.15
2014-04-16 3:36 PM EDT Low Tide -0.17
2014-04-16 9:43 PM EDT High Tide 4.93
2014-04-17 4:17 AM EDT Low Tide -0.26
2014-04-17 10:02 AM EDT High Tide 4.07
2014-04-17 4:17 PM EDT Low Tide -0.14
Old Turtle Thorofare, RR. bridge, Hereford Inlet, New Jersey:  
2014-04-16 9:45 AM EDT High Tide 4.40
2014-04-16 4:01 PM EDT Low Tide -0.17
2014-04-16 10:07 PM EDT High Tide 5.22
2014-04-17 4:42 AM EDT Low Tide -0.26
2014-04-17 10:26 AM EDT High Tide 4.31
2014-04-17 4:42 PM EDT Low Tide -0.14
Rehoboth Beach, Delaware:  
2014-04-16 9:14 AM EDT High Tide 4.09
2014-04-16 3:10 PM EDT Low Tide -0.18
2014-04-16 9:35 PM EDT High Tide 4.93
2014-04-17 3:50 AM EDT Low Tide -0.27
2014-04-17 9:58 AM EDT High Tide 4.02
2014-04-17 3:53 PM EDT Low Tide -0.17
Swain Channel, Taylor Sound, Cape May Inlet, New Jersey:  
2014-04-16 9:44 AM EDT High Tide 4.52
2014-04-16 3:31 PM EDT Low Tide -0.18
2014-04-16 10:06 PM EDT High Tide 5.37
2014-04-17 4:12 AM EDT Low Tide -0.27
2014-04-17 10:25 AM EDT High Tide 4.43
2014-04-17 4:12 PM EDT Low Tide -0.15
West Wildwood, Grassy Sound, Hereford Inlet, New Jersey:  
2014-04-16 9:46 AM EDT High Tide 4.31
2014-04-16 4:02 PM EDT Low Tide -0.17
2014-04-16 10:08 PM EDT High Tide 5.12
2014-04-17 4:43 AM EDT Low Tide -0.26
2014-04-17 10:27 AM EDT High Tide 4.23
2014-04-17 4:43 PM EDT Low Tide -0.14
Wildwood Crest, Sunset Lake, Cape May Inlet, New Jersey:  
2014-04-16 9:41 AM EDT High Tide 4.56
2014-04-16 3:38 PM EDT Low Tide -0.18
2014-04-16 10:03 PM EDT High Tide 5.42
2014-04-17 4:19 AM EDT Low Tide -0.27
2014-04-17 10:22 AM EDT High Tide 4.47
2014-04-17 4:19 PM EDT Low Tide -0.15
Wildwood Crest, ocean pier, New Jersey:  
2014-04-16 8:52 AM EDT High Tide 4.44
2014-04-16 2:54 PM EDT Low Tide -0.18
2014-04-16 9:14 PM EDT High Tide 5.27
2014-04-17 3:35 AM EDT Low Tide -0.27
2014-04-17 9:33 AM EDT High Tide 4.35
2014-04-17 3:35 PM EDT Low Tide -0.15