Marine Weather for AN 536

Active Advisory: (US Severe Weather)
Forecast as of 2:10 am EST on March 4, 2015
Small Craft Advisory in effect until 6 am EST early this morning
Small Craft Advisory in effect from late tonight through late Thursday night
Tidal Potomac From Indian Head To Cobb Island-
Overnight
SW winds 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. Rain likely.
Wed
SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming N in the afternoon. Waves 1 ft. Occasional rain.
Wed Night
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. Rain and snow.
Thu
N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Waves 1 ft. Snow and sleet.
Thu Night
N winds 15 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of snow showers.
Fri
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft.
Fri Night
N winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
Sat
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
Sun
SW winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
Small Craft Advisory
Statement as of 12:28 AM EST on March 04, 2015

... Small Craft Advisory in effect until 6 am EST early this
morning...
... Small Craft Advisory remains in effect from 1 am to 7 am EST
Thursday...

The National Weather Service in Baltimore MD/Washington has
issued a Small Craft Advisory... which is in effect until 6 am EST
early this morning.

* Winds... 18 to 33 knots within the Small Craft Advisory.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 18 to 33 knots
are expected to produce hazardous wave conditions to 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.

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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

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
Washington, DC 34.0 °F
Lewisetta, VA 33.1 °F
Solomons Island, MD 33.1 °F

Open Sea Buoy Information

Place ID Sea Temp Wave Height
Upper Potomac, MD 44061
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C-MAN Station Information

Place ID Water Temp Wave Height
Thomas Point, MD TPLM2 31 °F
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Tide Information

Date Time Tide Type Height
Alexandria, Potomac River, Virginia:  
2015-03-04 1:40 AM EST Low Tide 0.06
2015-03-04 7:32 AM EST High Tide 2.68
2015-03-04 1:54 PM EST Low Tide -0.01
2015-03-04 7:52 PM EST High Tide 2.70
2015-03-05 2:20 AM EST Low Tide 0.07
2015-03-05 8:12 AM EST High Tide 2.72
Aquia Creek, Potomac River, Virginia:  
2015-03-03 11:19 PM EST Low Tide 0.03
2015-03-04 5:46 AM EST High Tide 1.34
2015-03-04 11:33 AM EST Low Tide -0.00
2015-03-04 6:06 PM EST High Tide 1.35
2015-03-04 11:59 PM EST Low Tide 0.03
2015-03-05 6:26 AM EST High Tide 1.36
Clifton Beach, Smith Point, Potomac River, Maryland:  
2015-03-03 11:05 PM EST Low Tide 0.03
2015-03-04 5:32 AM EST High Tide 1.14
2015-03-04 11:19 AM EST Low Tide -0.00
2015-03-04 5:52 PM EST High Tide 1.15
2015-03-04 11:45 PM EST Low Tide 0.03
2015-03-05 6:12 AM EST High Tide 1.16
Colonial Beach, Potomac River, Virginia (sub):  
2015-03-04 2:06 AM EST High Tide 1.70
2015-03-04 7:52 AM EST Low Tide -0.01
2015-03-04 2:26 PM EST High Tide 1.71
2015-03-04 8:18 PM EST Low Tide 0.05
2015-03-05 2:46 AM EST High Tide 1.73
Colonial Beach, Potomac River, Virginia:  
2015-03-04 1:38 AM EST High Tide 1.56
2015-03-04 7:58 AM EST Low Tide -0.09
2015-03-04 2:01 PM EST High Tide 1.60
2015-03-04 8:18 PM EST Low Tide -0.05
2015-03-05 2:16 AM EST High Tide 1.61
Colton Point, Potomac River, Maryland:  
2015-03-04 1:56 AM EST High Tide 1.81
2015-03-04 7:22 AM EST Low Tide -0.00
2015-03-04 2:16 PM EST High Tide 1.83
2015-03-04 7:48 PM EST Low Tide 0.04
2015-03-05 2:36 AM EST High Tide 1.84
2015-03-05 8:05 AM EST Low Tide -0.00
Dahlgren, Upper Machodoc Creek, Potomac River, Virginia:  
2015-03-04 2:32 AM EST High Tide 1.62
2015-03-04 8:32 AM EST Low Tide -0.00
2015-03-04 2:52 PM EST High Tide 1.63
2015-03-04 8:58 PM EST Low Tide 0.03
2015-03-05 3:12 AM EST High Tide 1.64
Goose Creek, Port Tobacco River, Potomac River, Maryland:  
2015-03-03 8:44 PM EST Low Tide 0.03
2015-03-04 3:06 AM EST High Tide 1.51
2015-03-04 8:58 AM EST Low Tide -0.00
2015-03-04 3:26 PM EST High Tide 1.52
2015-03-04 9:24 PM EST Low Tide 0.03
2015-03-05 3:46 AM EST High Tide 1.53
Hopyard Landing, Rappahannock River, Virginia:  
2015-03-03 11:54 PM EST Low Tide 0.03
2015-03-04 6:07 AM EST High Tide 2.09
2015-03-04 12:08 PM EST Low Tide -0.00
2015-03-04 6:27 PM EST High Tide 2.11
2015-03-05 12:34 AM EST Low Tide 0.03
2015-03-05 6:47 AM EST High Tide 2.12
Indian Head, Potomac River, Maryland:  
2015-03-04 12:18 AM EST Low Tide 0.04
2015-03-04 7:00 AM EST High Tide 1.81
2015-03-04 12:32 PM EST Low Tide -0.00
2015-03-04 7:20 PM EST High Tide 1.83
2015-03-05 12:58 AM EST Low Tide 0.04
2015-03-05 7:40 AM EST High Tide 1.84
Liverpool Point, Potomac River, Maryland:  
2015-03-03 11:53 PM EST Low Tide 0.03
2015-03-04 6:35 AM EST High Tide 1.23
2015-03-04 12:07 PM EST Low Tide -0.00
2015-03-04 6:55 PM EST High Tide 1.24
2015-03-05 12:33 AM EST Low Tide 0.03
2015-03-05 7:15 AM EST High Tide 1.25
Lower Cedar Point, Potomac River, Maryland:  
2015-03-04 2:26 AM EST High Tide 1.51
2015-03-04 8:09 AM EST Low Tide -0.00
2015-03-04 2:46 PM EST High Tide 1.52
2015-03-04 8:35 PM EST Low Tide 0.03
2015-03-05 3:06 AM EST High Tide 1.53
Marshall Hall, Potomac River, Maryland:  
2015-03-04 12:56 AM EST Low Tide 0.04
2015-03-04 7:24 AM EST High Tide 2.29
2015-03-04 1:10 PM EST Low Tide -0.01
2015-03-04 7:44 PM EST High Tide 2.30
2015-03-05 1:36 AM EST Low Tide 0.05
2015-03-05 8:04 AM EST High Tide 2.32
Massaponax Sand & Gravel, Rappahannock River, Virginia:  
2015-03-04 1:10 AM EST Low Tide 0.06
2015-03-04 6:35 AM EST High Tide 2.46
2015-03-04 1:24 PM EST Low Tide -0.01
2015-03-04 6:55 PM EST High Tide 2.47
2015-03-05 1:50 AM EST Low Tide 0.07
2015-03-05 7:15 AM EST High Tide 2.49
Mathias Point, Potomac River, Virginia:  
2015-03-03 8:55 PM EST Low Tide 0.03
2015-03-04 3:14 AM EST High Tide 1.23
2015-03-04 9:09 AM EST Low Tide -0.00
2015-03-04 3:34 PM EST High Tide 1.24
2015-03-04 9:35 PM EST Low Tide 0.03
2015-03-05 3:54 AM EST High Tide 1.25
Mills Point (south of), Wicomico River, Maryland:  
2015-03-04 2:09 AM EST High Tide 1.81
2015-03-04 8:00 AM EST Low Tide -0.00
2015-03-04 2:29 PM EST High Tide 1.83
2015-03-04 8:26 PM EST Low Tide 0.04
2015-03-05 2:49 AM EST High Tide 1.84
Mount Holly, Nomini Creek, Potomac River, Virginia:  
2015-03-04 2:23 AM EST High Tide 1.51
2015-03-04 7:51 AM EST Low Tide -0.00
2015-03-04 2:43 PM EST High Tide 1.52
2015-03-04 8:17 PM EST Low Tide 0.03
2015-03-05 3:03 AM EST High Tide 1.53
Park Turn, Rappahannock River, Virginia:  
2015-03-03 11:21 PM EST Low Tide 0.01
2015-03-04 5:39 AM EST High Tide 2.04
2015-03-04 11:35 AM EST Low Tide -0.00
2015-03-04 5:59 PM EST High Tide 2.05
2015-03-05 12:01 AM EST Low Tide 0.01
2015-03-05 6:19 AM EST High Tide 2.07
Port Royal, Rappahannock River, Virginia:  
2015-03-03 10:49 PM EST Low Tide 0.03
2015-03-04 4:55 AM EST High Tide 1.90
2015-03-04 11:03 AM EST Low Tide -0.00
2015-03-04 5:15 PM EST High Tide 1.91
2015-03-04 11:29 PM EST Low Tide 0.03
2015-03-05 5:35 AM EST High Tide 1.93
Quantico, Potomac River, Virginia:  
2015-03-03 11:47 PM EST Low Tide 0.03
2015-03-04 6:22 AM EST High Tide 1.42
2015-03-04 12:01 PM EST Low Tide -0.00
2015-03-04 6:42 PM EST High Tide 1.43
2015-03-05 12:27 AM EST Low Tide 0.03
2015-03-05 7:02 AM EST High Tide 1.44
Rappahannock Bend, Virginia:  
2015-03-03 11:09 PM EST Low Tide 0.19
2015-03-04 5:02 AM EST High Tide 2.36
2015-03-04 11:29 AM EST Low Tide 0.25
2015-03-04 5:17 PM EST High Tide 2.26
2015-03-04 11:51 PM EST Low Tide 0.20
2015-03-05 5:45 AM EST High Tide 2.35
Riverside, Potomac River, Maryland:  
2015-03-03 9:27 PM EST Low Tide 0.03
2015-03-04 3:51 AM EST High Tide 1.34
2015-03-04 9:41 AM EST Low Tide -0.00
2015-03-04 4:11 PM EST High Tide 1.35
2015-03-04 10:07 PM EST Low Tide 0.03
2015-03-05 4:31 AM EST High Tide 1.36
Saunders Wharf, Rappahannock River, Virginia:  
2015-03-03 9:10 PM EST Low Tide 0.03
2015-03-04 3:21 AM EST High Tide 1.51
2015-03-04 9:24 AM EST Low Tide -0.00
2015-03-04 3:41 PM EST High Tide 1.52
2015-03-04 9:50 PM EST Low Tide 0.03
2015-03-05 4:01 AM EST High Tide 1.53

Currents Information

Date Time Current Type Speed
Freestone Point, 2.3 miles east of, Maryland Current:  
2015-03-03 10:12 PM EST Max Ebb -0.84 knots
2015-03-04 1:34 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-03-04 4:28 AM EST Max Flood 0.66 knots
2015-03-04 7:00 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-03-04 10:20 AM EST Max Ebb -0.65 knots
2015-03-04 1:16 PM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-03-04 4:34 PM EST Max Flood 0.81 knots
2015-03-04 7:17 PM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-03-04 10:50 PM EST Max Ebb -0.83 knots
2015-03-05 2:09 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-03-05 5:08 AM EST Max Flood 0.70 knots
2015-03-05 7:43 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
Hallowing Point, Maryland Current:  
2015-03-03 10:03 PM EST Max Ebb -1.30 knots
2015-03-04 1:49 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-03-04 4:24 AM EST Max Flood 1.02 knots
2015-03-04 7:04 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-03-04 10:11 AM EST Max Ebb -1.02 knots
2015-03-04 1:31 PM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-03-04 4:30 PM EST Max Flood 1.27 knots
2015-03-04 7:21 PM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-03-04 10:41 PM EST Max Ebb -1.29 knots
2015-03-05 2:24 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-03-05 5:04 AM EST Max Flood 1.09 knots
2015-03-05 7:47 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
Jones Point, Alexandria, Virginia Current:  
2015-03-03 10:25 PM EST Max Ebb -1.02 knots
2015-03-04 2:13 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-03-04 4:30 AM EST Max Flood 0.87 knots
2015-03-04 7:37 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-03-04 10:33 AM EST Max Ebb -0.80 knots
2015-03-04 1:55 PM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-03-04 4:36 PM EST Max Flood 1.09 knots
2015-03-04 7:54 PM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-03-04 11:03 PM EST Max Ebb -1.01 knots
2015-03-05 2:48 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-03-05 5:10 AM EST Max Flood 0.93 knots
2015-03-05 8:20 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
Maryland Point, Maryland Current:  
2015-03-03 8:59 PM EST Max Ebb -1.67 knots
2015-03-04 12:33 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-03-04 3:15 AM EST Max Flood 1.02 knots
2015-03-04 5:46 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-03-04 9:07 AM EST Max Ebb -1.31 knots
2015-03-04 12:15 PM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-03-04 3:21 PM EST Max Flood 1.27 knots
2015-03-04 6:03 PM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-03-04 9:37 PM EST Max Ebb -1.66 knots
2015-03-05 1:08 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-03-05 3:55 AM EST Max Flood 1.09 knots
2015-03-05 6:29 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
Persimmon Point, Maryland Current:  
2015-03-03 8:54 PM EST Max Ebb -1.67 knots
2015-03-04 12:28 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-03-04 3:10 AM EST Max Flood 1.09 knots
2015-03-04 5:41 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-03-04 9:02 AM EST Max Ebb -1.31 knots
2015-03-04 12:10 PM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-03-04 3:16 PM EST Max Flood 1.36 knots
2015-03-04 5:58 PM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-03-04 9:32 PM EST Max Ebb -1.66 knots
2015-03-05 1:03 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-03-05 3:50 AM EST Max Flood 1.17 knots
2015-03-05 6:24 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
Potomac River Bridge, 0.4 mile south of, Maryland Current:  
2015-03-03 9:01 PM EST Max Ebb -1.67 knots
2015-03-04 12:12 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-03-04 3:01 AM EST Max Flood 0.80 knots
2015-03-04 5:50 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-03-04 9:09 AM EST Max Ebb -1.31 knots
2015-03-04 11:54 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-03-04 3:07 PM EST Max Flood 1.00 knots
2015-03-04 6:07 PM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-03-04 9:39 PM EST Max Ebb -1.66 knots
2015-03-05 12:47 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-03-05 3:41 AM EST Max Flood 0.85 knots
2015-03-05 6:33 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
Quantico Creek entrance, Virginia Current:  
2015-03-03 8:44 PM EST Max Ebb -0.56 knots
2015-03-04 12:18 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-03-04 3:00 AM EST Max Flood 0.44 knots
2015-03-04 5:31 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-03-04 8:52 AM EST Max Ebb -0.44 knots
2015-03-04 12:00 PM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-03-04 3:06 PM EST Max Flood 0.54 knots
2015-03-04 5:48 PM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-03-04 9:22 PM EST Max Ebb -0.55 knots
2015-03-05 12:53 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-03-05 3:40 AM EST Max Flood 0.47 knots
2015-03-05 6:14 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
Quantico, Virginia Current:  
2015-03-03 9:09 PM EST Max Ebb -1.02 knots
2015-03-04 12:43 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-03-04 3:25 AM EST Max Flood 0.66 knots
2015-03-04 5:56 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-03-04 9:17 AM EST Max Ebb -0.80 knots
2015-03-04 12:25 PM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-03-04 3:31 PM EST Max Flood 0.81 knots
2015-03-04 6:13 PM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-03-04 9:47 PM EST Max Ebb -1.01 knots
2015-03-05 1:18 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-03-05 4:05 AM EST Max Flood 0.70 knots
2015-03-05 6:39 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
Swan Point, Virginia Current:  
2015-03-03 11:43 PM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-03-04 2:26 AM EST Max Flood 0.29 knots
2015-03-04 4:56 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-03-04 8:17 AM EST Max Ebb -0.73 knots
2015-03-04 11:25 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-03-04 2:31 PM EST Max Flood 0.36 knots
2015-03-04 5:13 PM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-03-04 8:47 PM EST Max Ebb -0.92 knots
2015-03-05 12:18 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-03-05 3:05 AM EST Max Flood 0.31 knots
2015-03-05 5:39 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots