Marine Weather for AN 536

Active Advisory: (US Severe Weather)
Forecast as of 6:30 PM EST on January 28, 2015
Small Craft Advisory in effect Thursday afternoon
Tidal Potomac From Indian Head To Cobb Island-
Tonight
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
Thu
S winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. Rain likely.
Thu Night
SW winds 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. Rain likely.
Fri
NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 35 kt. Waves 3 ft.
Fri Night
NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
Sat
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft.
Sat Night
NE winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
Sun
S winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of rain and snow through the day...then rain or snow likely through the night.
Mon
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 ft.
Small Craft Advisory
Statement as of 6:30 PM EST on January 28, 2015

...Small Craft Advisory remains in effect from 1 PM to 6 PM EST Thursday...

* 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.

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

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 36.0 °F
Lewisetta, VA 37.0 °F
Solomons Island, MD 37.0 °F

Open Sea Buoy Information

Place ID Sea Temp Wave Height
Upper Potomac, MD 44061
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Annapolis 44063 36 °F 0.33 ft
Gooses Reef, MD 44062 36 °F 1.64 ft
Potomac, MD 44042 37 °F 1.97 ft
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C-MAN Station Information

Place ID Water Temp Wave Height
Thomas Point, MD TPLM2 36 °F
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Tide Information

Date Time Tide Type Height
Alexandria, Potomac River, Virginia:  
2015-01-28 8:56 AM EST Low Tide -0.39
2015-01-28 2:59 PM EST High Tide 2.67
2015-01-28 9:48 PM EST Low Tide -0.32
2015-01-29 3:35 AM EST High Tide 2.37
2015-01-29 9:54 AM EST Low Tide -0.31
2015-01-29 3:59 PM EST High Tide 2.64
Aquia Creek, Potomac River, Virginia:  
2015-01-28 1:12 PM EST High Tide 1.33
2015-01-28 7:27 PM EST Low Tide -0.16
2015-01-29 1:49 AM EST High Tide 1.19
2015-01-29 7:33 AM EST Low Tide -0.16
2015-01-29 2:13 PM EST High Tide 1.32
2015-01-29 8:26 PM EST Low Tide -0.15
Clifton Beach, Smith Point, Potomac River, Maryland:  
2015-01-28 12:58 PM EST High Tide 1.14
2015-01-28 7:13 PM EST Low Tide -0.16
2015-01-29 1:35 AM EST High Tide 1.01
2015-01-29 7:19 AM EST Low Tide -0.16
2015-01-29 1:59 PM EST High Tide 1.13
2015-01-29 8:12 PM EST Low Tide -0.15
Colonial Beach, Potomac River, Virginia (sub):  
2015-01-28 9:32 AM EST High Tide 1.70
2015-01-28 3:46 PM EST Low Tide -0.22
2015-01-28 10:09 PM EST High Tide 1.51
2015-01-29 3:52 AM EST Low Tide -0.22
2015-01-29 10:33 AM EST High Tide 1.68
2015-01-29 4:45 PM EST Low Tide -0.21
Colonial Beach, Potomac River, Virginia:  
2015-01-28 9:13 AM EST High Tide 1.56
2015-01-28 3:43 PM EST Low Tide -0.13
2015-01-28 9:37 PM EST High Tide 1.34
2015-01-29 4:01 AM EST Low Tide -0.21
2015-01-29 10:17 AM EST High Tide 1.53
2015-01-29 4:46 PM EST Low Tide -0.11
Colton Point, Potomac River, Maryland:  
2015-01-28 9:22 AM EST High Tide 1.81
2015-01-28 3:16 PM EST Low Tide -0.18
2015-01-28 9:59 PM EST High Tide 1.61
2015-01-29 3:22 AM EST Low Tide -0.17
2015-01-29 10:23 AM EST High Tide 1.79
2015-01-29 4:15 PM EST Low Tide -0.16
Dahlgren, Upper Machodoc Creek, Potomac River, Virginia:  
2015-01-28 9:58 AM EST High Tide 1.61
2015-01-28 4:26 PM EST Low Tide -0.16
2015-01-28 10:35 PM EST High Tide 1.43
2015-01-29 4:32 AM EST Low Tide -0.16
2015-01-29 10:59 AM EST High Tide 1.59
2015-01-29 5:25 PM EST Low Tide -0.15
Goose Creek, Port Tobacco River, Potomac River, Maryland:  
2015-01-28 10:32 AM EST High Tide 1.50
2015-01-28 4:52 PM EST Low Tide -0.14
2015-01-28 11:09 PM EST High Tide 1.34
2015-01-29 4:58 AM EST Low Tide -0.14
2015-01-29 11:33 AM EST High Tide 1.48
2015-01-29 5:51 PM EST Low Tide -0.13
Hopyard Landing, Rappahannock River, Virginia:  
2015-01-28 1:34 PM EST High Tide 2.09
2015-01-28 8:02 PM EST Low Tide -0.16
2015-01-29 2:10 AM EST High Tide 1.85
2015-01-29 8:08 AM EST Low Tide -0.16
2015-01-29 2:34 PM EST High Tide 2.06
Indian Head, Potomac River, Maryland:  
2015-01-28 2:27 PM EST High Tide 1.81
2015-01-28 8:26 PM EST Low Tide -0.18
2015-01-29 3:03 AM EST High Tide 1.61
2015-01-29 8:32 AM EST Low Tide -0.17
2015-01-29 3:27 PM EST High Tide 1.79
Liverpool Point, Potomac River, Maryland:  
2015-01-28 2:01 PM EST High Tide 1.22
2015-01-28 8:01 PM EST Low Tide -0.16
2015-01-29 2:38 AM EST High Tide 1.09
2015-01-29 8:07 AM EST Low Tide -0.16
2015-01-29 3:02 PM EST High Tide 1.21
Lower Cedar Point, Potomac River, Maryland:  
2015-01-28 9:52 AM EST High Tide 1.50
2015-01-28 4:03 PM EST Low Tide -0.14
2015-01-28 10:29 PM EST High Tide 1.34
2015-01-29 4:09 AM EST Low Tide -0.14
2015-01-29 10:53 AM EST High Tide 1.48
2015-01-29 5:02 PM EST Low Tide -0.13
Marshall Hall, Potomac River, Maryland:  
2015-01-28 2:51 PM EST High Tide 2.28
2015-01-28 9:04 PM EST Low Tide -0.22
2015-01-29 3:27 AM EST High Tide 2.03
2015-01-29 9:10 AM EST Low Tide -0.22
2015-01-29 3:51 PM EST High Tide 2.25
Massaponax Sand & Gravel, Rappahannock River, Virginia:  
2015-01-28 2:01 PM EST High Tide 2.45
2015-01-28 9:18 PM EST Low Tide -0.32
2015-01-29 2:38 AM EST High Tide 2.18
2015-01-29 9:24 AM EST Low Tide -0.31
2015-01-29 3:02 PM EST High Tide 2.42
Mathias Point, Potomac River, Virginia:  
2015-01-28 10:40 AM EST High Tide 1.22
2015-01-28 5:03 PM EST Low Tide -0.16
2015-01-28 11:17 PM EST High Tide 1.09
2015-01-29 5:09 AM EST Low Tide -0.16
2015-01-29 11:41 AM EST High Tide 1.21
2015-01-29 6:02 PM EST Low Tide -0.15
Mills Point (south of), Wicomico River, Maryland:  
2015-01-28 9:36 AM EST High Tide 1.81
2015-01-28 3:54 PM EST Low Tide -0.18
2015-01-28 10:12 PM EST High Tide 1.61
2015-01-29 4:00 AM EST Low Tide -0.17
2015-01-29 10:36 AM EST High Tide 1.79
2015-01-29 4:53 PM EST Low Tide -0.16
Mount Holly, Nomini Creek, Potomac River, Virginia:  
2015-01-28 9:49 AM EST High Tide 1.50
2015-01-28 3:45 PM EST Low Tide -0.16
2015-01-28 10:26 PM EST High Tide 1.34
2015-01-29 3:51 AM EST Low Tide -0.16
2015-01-29 10:50 AM EST High Tide 1.48
2015-01-29 4:44 PM EST Low Tide -0.15
Park Turn, Rappahannock River, Virginia:  
2015-01-28 1:05 PM EST High Tide 2.03
2015-01-28 7:29 PM EST Low Tide -0.05
2015-01-29 1:42 AM EST High Tide 1.80
2015-01-29 7:35 AM EST Low Tide -0.05
2015-01-29 2:06 PM EST High Tide 2.01
2015-01-29 8:28 PM EST Low Tide -0.04
Port Royal, Rappahannock River, Virginia:  
2015-01-28 12:21 PM EST High Tide 1.89
2015-01-28 6:57 PM EST Low Tide -0.16
2015-01-29 12:58 AM EST High Tide 1.68
2015-01-29 7:03 AM EST Low Tide -0.16
2015-01-29 1:22 PM EST High Tide 1.87
2015-01-29 7:56 PM EST Low Tide -0.15
Quantico, Potomac River, Virginia:  
2015-01-28 1:48 PM EST High Tide 1.42
2015-01-28 7:55 PM EST Low Tide -0.16
2015-01-29 2:25 AM EST High Tide 1.26
2015-01-29 8:01 AM EST Low Tide -0.16
2015-01-29 2:49 PM EST High Tide 1.40
Rappahannock Bend, Virginia:  
2015-01-28 12:37 PM EST High Tide 2.45
2015-01-28 7:20 PM EST Low Tide 0.12
2015-01-29 1:08 AM EST High Tide 2.29
2015-01-29 7:31 AM EST Low Tide 0.11
2015-01-29 1:38 PM EST High Tide 2.43
2015-01-29 8:18 PM EST Low Tide 0.13
Riverside, Potomac River, Maryland:  
2015-01-28 11:17 AM EST High Tide 1.33
2015-01-28 5:35 PM EST Low Tide -0.13
2015-01-28 11:54 PM EST High Tide 1.19
2015-01-29 5:41 AM EST Low Tide -0.12
2015-01-29 12:18 PM EST High Tide 1.32
2015-01-29 6:34 PM EST Low Tide -0.12
Saunders Wharf, Rappahannock River, Virginia:  
2015-01-28 10:47 AM EST High Tide 1.50
2015-01-28 5:18 PM EST Low Tide -0.16
2015-01-28 11:24 PM EST High Tide 1.34
2015-01-29 5:24 AM EST Low Tide -0.15
2015-01-29 11:48 AM EST High Tide 1.48
2015-01-29 6:17 PM EST Low Tide -0.15

Currents Information

Date Time Current Type Speed
Freestone Point, 2.3 miles east of, Maryland Current:  
2015-01-28 11:45 AM EST Max Flood 0.98 knots
2015-01-28 2:54 PM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-01-28 6:23 PM EST Max Ebb -0.75 knots
2015-01-28 9:56 PM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-01-29 12:23 AM EST Max Flood 0.40 knots
2015-01-29 2:23 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-01-29 6:02 AM EST Max Ebb -0.65 knots
2015-01-29 9:00 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-01-29 12:44 PM EST Max Flood 0.99 knots
2015-01-29 3:53 PM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-01-29 7:26 PM EST Max Ebb -0.79 knots
Hallowing Point, Maryland Current:  
2015-01-28 11:41 AM EST Max Flood 1.53 knots
2015-01-28 2:58 PM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-01-28 6:14 PM EST Max Ebb -1.17 knots
2015-01-28 10:11 PM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-01-29 12:19 AM EST Max Flood 0.62 knots
2015-01-29 2:27 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-01-29 5:53 AM EST Max Ebb -1.01 knots
2015-01-29 9:15 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-01-29 12:40 PM EST Max Flood 1.55 knots
2015-01-29 3:57 PM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-01-29 7:17 PM EST Max Ebb -1.23 knots
Jones Point, Alexandria, Virginia Current:  
2015-01-28 8:44 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-01-28 11:47 AM EST Max Flood 1.31 knots
2015-01-28 3:31 PM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-01-28 6:36 PM EST Max Ebb -0.92 knots
2015-01-28 10:35 PM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-01-29 12:25 AM EST Max Flood 0.53 knots
2015-01-29 3:00 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-01-29 6:15 AM EST Max Ebb -0.79 knots
2015-01-29 9:39 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-01-29 12:46 PM EST Max Flood 1.33 knots
2015-01-29 4:30 PM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-01-29 7:39 PM EST Max Ebb -0.97 knots
Maryland Point, Maryland Current:  
2015-01-28 10:32 AM EST Max Flood 1.53 knots
2015-01-28 1:40 PM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-01-28 5:10 PM EST Max Ebb -1.50 knots
2015-01-28 8:55 PM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-01-28 11:10 PM EST Max Flood 0.62 knots
2015-01-29 1:09 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-01-29 4:49 AM EST Max Ebb -1.30 knots
2015-01-29 7:59 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-01-29 11:31 AM EST Max Flood 1.55 knots
2015-01-29 2:39 PM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-01-29 6:13 PM EST Max Ebb -1.59 knots
Persimmon Point, Maryland Current:  
2015-01-28 10:27 AM EST Max Flood 1.64 knots
2015-01-28 1:35 PM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-01-28 5:05 PM EST Max Ebb -1.50 knots
2015-01-28 8:50 PM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-01-28 11:05 PM EST Max Flood 0.66 knots
2015-01-29 1:04 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-01-29 4:44 AM EST Max Ebb -1.30 knots
2015-01-29 7:54 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-01-29 11:26 AM EST Max Flood 1.66 knots
2015-01-29 2:34 PM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-01-29 6:08 PM EST Max Ebb -1.59 knots
Potomac River Bridge, 0.4 mile south of, Maryland Current:  
2015-01-28 10:18 AM EST Max Flood 1.20 knots
2015-01-28 1:44 PM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-01-28 5:12 PM EST Max Ebb -1.50 knots
2015-01-28 8:34 PM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-01-28 10:56 PM EST Max Flood 0.49 knots
2015-01-29 1:13 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-01-29 4:51 AM EST Max Ebb -1.30 knots
2015-01-29 7:38 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-01-29 11:17 AM EST Max Flood 1.22 knots
2015-01-29 2:43 PM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-01-29 6:15 PM EST Max Ebb -1.59 knots
Quantico Creek entrance, Virginia Current:  
2015-01-28 10:17 AM EST Max Flood 0.66 knots
2015-01-28 1:25 PM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-01-28 4:55 PM EST Max Ebb -0.50 knots
2015-01-28 8:40 PM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-01-28 10:55 PM EST Max Flood 0.27 knots
2015-01-29 12:54 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-01-29 4:34 AM EST Max Ebb -0.43 knots
2015-01-29 7:44 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-01-29 11:16 AM EST Max Flood 0.66 knots
2015-01-29 2:24 PM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-01-29 5:58 PM EST Max Ebb -0.53 knots
Quantico, Virginia Current:  
2015-01-28 10:42 AM EST Max Flood 0.98 knots
2015-01-28 1:50 PM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-01-28 5:20 PM EST Max Ebb -0.92 knots
2015-01-28 9:05 PM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-01-28 11:20 PM EST Max Flood 0.40 knots
2015-01-29 1:19 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-01-29 4:59 AM EST Max Ebb -0.79 knots
2015-01-29 8:09 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-01-29 11:41 AM EST Max Flood 0.99 knots
2015-01-29 2:49 PM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-01-29 6:23 PM EST Max Ebb -0.97 knots
Swan Point, Virginia Current:  
2015-01-28 9:42 AM EST Max Flood 0.44 knots
2015-01-28 12:50 PM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-01-28 4:20 PM EST Max Ebb -0.83 knots
2015-01-28 8:05 PM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-01-28 10:20 PM EST Max Flood 0.18 knots
2015-01-29 12:19 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-01-29 3:59 AM EST Max Ebb -0.72 knots
2015-01-29 7:09 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2015-01-29 10:41 AM EST Max Flood 0.44 knots
2015-01-29 1:49 PM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2015-01-29 5:23 PM EST Max Ebb -0.88 knots