Marine Weather for AN 455

Active Advisory: (US Severe Weather)
Forecast as of 3:40 PM EST on January 31, 2015
Small Craft Advisory in effect until midnight EST tonight
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-
Tonight
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt...becoming W 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt late this evening and overnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft. Mainly in NW swell with a dominant period of 5 seconds. Light freezing spray likely.
Sun
SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming S late. Seas around 2 ft. Mainly in E swell with a dominant period of 11 seconds in the morning...becoming light.
Sun Night
Se winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt... becoming S 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt late. Seas 2 to 3 ft...building to 4 to 7 ft. Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of 4 seconds. A chance of rain late in the evening. Rain after midnight with vsby 1 nm or less.
Mon
S winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming W late in the morning... then becoming NW early in the afternoon...increasing to 20 to 25 kt late. Gusts up to 30 kt...increasing to 35 kt late. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds. Rain until late afternoon...then a chance of rain late. Vsby 1 nm or less.
Mon Night
NW winds 25 to 30 kt...diminishing to 20 to 25 kt after midnight. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Light freezing spray likely after midnight.
Tue
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt...becoming N 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft...subsiding to 2 to 4 ft in the afternoon.
Tue Night
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Wed
SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Thu
N winds 10 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft...building to 6 to 9 ft. A chance of snow through the day. Light freezing spray likely through the night.
Small Craft Advisory
Statement as of 3:35 PM EST on January 31, 2015

...Small Craft Advisory in effect until midnight EST tonight... ...Gale Warning is cancelled... ...Freezing spray advisory is cancelled...

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly has issued a Small Craft Advisory, which is in effect until midnight EST tonight. The Gale Warning has been cancelled. The freezing spray advisory has been cancelled.

* Winds...northwest 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt.

* Seas...4 to 6 feet.

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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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

Atlc coastal waters from Flagler Beach to Jupiter Inlet out 60 nm

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

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Coastal Water Temperatures

Place Temperature
Ocean City Inlet, MD 37.0 °F
Lewes, DE 32.0 °F
Cape May, NJ 33.1 °F
Brandywine Shoal Light, DE 35.1 °F

Open Sea Buoy Information

Place ID Sea Temp Wave Height
DELAWARE BAY NM Southeast of Cape May, NJ 44009 39 °F 4.27 ft
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Tide Information

Date Time Tide Type Height
Cape May Point, Sunset Beach, Delaware Bay, New Jersey:  
2015-01-31 12:15 PM EST Low Tide 0.04
2015-01-31 6:26 PM EST High Tide 4.03
2015-02-01 12:08 AM EST Low Tide -0.14
2015-02-01 6:50 AM EST High Tide 5.18
2015-02-01 1:02 PM EST Low Tide -0.07
2015-02-01 7:11 PM EST High Tide 4.14
Cape May, Atlantic Ocean, New Jersey:  
2015-01-31 11:36 AM EST Low Tide -0.05
2015-01-31 5:48 PM EST High Tide 3.77
2015-01-31 11:30 PM EST Low Tide -0.13
2015-02-01 6:11 AM EST High Tide 4.84
2015-02-01 12:23 PM EST Low Tide -0.16
2015-02-01 6:34 PM EST High Tide 3.88
Inlet (Coast Guard Station), Indian River, Delaware (sub):  
2015-01-31 12:08 PM EST Low Tide 0.07
2015-01-31 6:14 PM EST High Tide 1.97
2015-01-31 11:56 PM EST Low Tide -0.29
2015-02-01 6:52 AM EST High Tide 2.67
2015-02-01 12:54 PM EST Low Tide -0.01
2015-02-01 7:00 PM EST High Tide 2.04
Inlet (Coast Guard Station), Indian River, Delaware:  
2015-01-31 12:05 PM EST Low Tide 0.02
2015-01-31 6:20 PM EST High Tide 2.06
2015-01-31 11:56 PM EST Low Tide -0.20
2015-02-01 7:03 AM EST High Tide 2.77
2015-02-01 12:52 PM EST Low Tide -0.03
2015-02-01 7:06 PM EST High Tide 2.12
Keydash, Isle of Wight Bay, Maryland:  
2015-01-31 12:17 PM EST Low Tide 0.05
2015-01-31 4:03 PM EST High Tide 1.22
2015-02-01 12:05 AM EST Low Tide -0.23
2015-02-01 4:41 AM EST High Tide 1.65
2015-02-01 1:03 PM EST Low Tide -0.01
2015-02-01 4:49 PM EST High Tide 1.26
Lewes, Fort Miles, Delaware:  
2015-01-31 12:23 PM EST Low Tide 0.04
2015-01-31 6:31 PM EST High Tide 3.47
2015-02-01 12:16 AM EST Low Tide -0.12
2015-02-01 6:55 AM EST High Tide 4.47
2015-02-01 1:10 PM EST Low Tide -0.06
2015-02-01 7:16 PM EST High Tide 3.57
Ocean City (Isle of Wight Bay), Maryland:  
2015-01-31 11:46 AM EST Low Tide 0.06
2015-01-31 5:25 PM EST High Tide 1.73
2015-01-31 11:34 PM EST Low Tide -0.27
2015-02-01 6:03 AM EST High Tide 2.35
2015-02-01 12:32 PM EST Low Tide -0.01
2015-02-01 6:11 PM EST High Tide 1.80
Ocean City (fishing pier), Maryland:  
2015-01-31 11:23 AM EST Low Tide 0.07
2015-01-31 5:00 PM EST High Tide 2.59
2015-01-31 11:11 PM EST Low Tide -0.29
2015-02-01 5:38 AM EST High Tide 3.51
2015-02-01 12:09 PM EST Low Tide -0.01
2015-02-01 5:46 PM EST High Tide 2.69
Ocean City Inlet, Maryland (sub):  
2015-01-31 11:37 AM EST Low Tide 0.07
2015-01-31 5:28 PM EST High Tide 1.68
2015-01-31 11:25 PM EST Low Tide -0.29
2015-02-01 6:06 AM EST High Tide 2.28
2015-02-01 12:23 PM EST Low Tide -0.01
2015-02-01 6:14 PM EST High Tide 1.75
Ocean City Inlet, Maryland:  
2015-01-31 11:30 AM EST Low Tide 0.30
2015-01-31 5:36 PM EST High Tide 2.04
2015-01-31 11:23 PM EST Low Tide 0.05
2015-02-01 6:28 AM EST High Tide 2.59
2015-02-01 12:17 PM EST Low Tide 0.26
2015-02-01 6:21 PM EST High Tide 2.07
Rehoboth Beach, Delaware:  
2015-01-31 11:31 AM EST Low Tide 0.09
2015-01-31 5:15 PM EST High Tide 2.93
2015-01-31 11:19 PM EST Low Tide -0.38
2015-02-01 5:53 AM EST High Tide 3.97
2015-02-01 12:17 PM EST Low Tide -0.01
2015-02-01 6:01 PM EST High Tide 3.04