Marine Weather for AN 656

Active Advisory: (US Severe Weather)
Forecast as of 8:54 PM EST on December 28, 2014
Small Craft Advisory in effect from Monday morning through Tuesday afternoon
Coastal Waters From Cape Charles Light Va To Nc Va Border Out To 20 Nm-
Overnight
S winds 5 kt...becoming W late in the evening... then becoming N after midnight...becoming NE 10 to 15 kt late. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 11 seconds. A chance of rain early in the evening...then rain after midnight with vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Mon
N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 8 seconds. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Mon Night
NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. A chance of rain early in the evening with vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Tue
N winds 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt in the morning. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
Tue Night
N winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
Wed
N winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NW 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Wed Night
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Thu
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
Thu Night
W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
Fri
NW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
Small Craft Advisory
Statement as of 3:55 PM EST on December 28, 2014

...Small Craft Advisory in effect from 10 am Monday to 6 PM EST Tuesday...

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a Small Craft Advisory...which is in effect from 10 am Monday to 6 PM EST Tuesday.

* Winds: northeast 15 to 20 knots.

* Seas: 4 to 5 feet late Monday morning into Monday afternoon...building to 5 to 7 feet Monday night into Tuesday.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Small Craft Advisory means wind speeds of 25 to 33 knots and/or seas of 5 feet or greater over the coastal waters are expected to produce hazardous boating conditions to small craft. Inexperienced mariners...especially those operating smaller vessels...should avoid navigating in these conditions.

Mariners should pay close attention to the marine forecast...and consider wind and sea conditions in planning.

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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
Kiptopeke, VA 51.1 °F
Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel, VA 46.9 °F
Money Point, VA 51.1 °F
Duck Pier, NC 50.0 °F
Sewells Point, VA 48.0 °F

Open Sea Buoy Information

Place ID Sea Temp Wave Height
Cape Henry, VA 44099 48 °F 1.97 ft
Duck FRF 26m, NC 44100 50 °F 1.97 ft
Norfolk, VA 44059
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C-MAN Station Information

Place ID Water Temp Wave Height
Chesapeake Light, VA CHLV2
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Tide Information

Date Time Tide Type Height
Bayville, Lynnhaven Bay, Virginia:  
2014-12-28 10:21 PM EST Low Tide -0.27
2014-12-29 3:53 AM EST High Tide 1.74
2014-12-29 11:05 AM EST Low Tide -0.00
2014-12-29 4:07 PM EST High Tide 1.52
2014-12-29 11:22 PM EST Low Tide -0.24
2014-12-30 5:01 AM EST High Tide 1.77
Broad Bay Canal, Lynnhaven Bay, Virginia:  
2014-12-28 9:33 PM EST Low Tide -0.30
2014-12-29 4:06 AM EST High Tide 1.46
2014-12-29 10:17 AM EST Low Tide -0.00
2014-12-29 4:20 PM EST High Tide 1.27
2014-12-29 10:34 PM EST Low Tide -0.27
2014-12-30 5:14 AM EST High Tide 1.48
Brown Cove, Lynnhaven Bay, Virginia:  
2014-12-28 10:16 PM EST Low Tide -0.27
2014-12-29 4:06 AM EST High Tide 1.69
2014-12-29 11:00 AM EST Low Tide -0.00
2014-12-29 4:20 PM EST High Tide 1.48
2014-12-29 11:17 PM EST Low Tide -0.24
2014-12-30 5:14 AM EST High Tide 1.71
Buchanan Creek entrance, Lynnhaven Bay, Virginia:  
2014-12-28 10:29 PM EST Low Tide -0.27
2014-12-29 4:03 AM EST High Tide 1.95
2014-12-29 11:13 AM EST Low Tide -0.00
2014-12-29 4:17 PM EST High Tide 1.70
2014-12-29 11:30 PM EST Low Tide -0.24
2014-12-30 5:11 AM EST High Tide 1.98
Cape Henry, Virginia:  
2014-12-29 1:37 AM EST High Tide 3.31
2014-12-29 8:06 AM EST Low Tide 0.09
2014-12-29 1:53 PM EST High Tide 2.90
2014-12-29 8:18 PM EST Low Tide -0.26
2014-12-30 2:44 AM EST High Tide 3.35
Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel, Virginia:  
2014-12-29 2:01 AM EST High Tide 2.60
2014-12-29 8:17 AM EST Low Tide -0.00
2014-12-29 2:15 PM EST High Tide 2.27
2014-12-29 8:34 PM EST Low Tide -0.29
2014-12-30 3:09 AM EST High Tide 2.64
Fishermans Island, Chesapeake Bay, Virginia:  
2014-12-29 2:03 AM EST High Tide 3.09
2014-12-29 8:28 AM EST Low Tide -0.00
2014-12-29 2:17 PM EST High Tide 2.70
2014-12-29 8:45 PM EST Low Tide -0.36
2014-12-30 3:11 AM EST High Tide 3.14
Inside channel, Rudee Inlet, Virginia:  
2014-12-29 1:11 AM EST High Tide 3.42
2014-12-29 7:42 AM EST Low Tide 0.07
2014-12-29 1:34 PM EST High Tide 3.01
2014-12-29 7:54 PM EST Low Tide -0.20
2014-12-30 2:18 AM EST High Tide 3.44
Interior channel, Rudee Inlet, Virginia:  
2014-12-29 1:23 AM EST High Tide 3.51
2014-12-29 7:46 AM EST Low Tide 0.09
2014-12-29 1:39 PM EST High Tide 3.08
2014-12-29 7:58 PM EST Low Tide -0.27
2014-12-30 2:30 AM EST High Tide 3.56
Kiptopeke Beach, Chesapeake Bay, Virginia (sub):  
2014-12-29 2:24 AM EST High Tide 2.62
2014-12-29 8:49 AM EST Low Tide -0.00
2014-12-29 2:38 PM EST High Tide 2.29
2014-12-29 9:06 PM EST Low Tide -0.27
2014-12-30 3:32 AM EST High Tide 2.66
Kiptopeke Beach, Chesapeake Bay, Virginia:  
2014-12-29 2:24 AM EST High Tide 2.62
2014-12-29 8:52 AM EST Low Tide -0.02
2014-12-29 2:43 PM EST High Tide 2.34
2014-12-29 9:02 PM EST Low Tide -0.29
2014-12-30 3:31 AM EST High Tide 2.66
Lake Rudee, south end, Virginia:  
2014-12-29 1:26 AM EST High Tide 3.62
2014-12-29 7:49 AM EST Low Tide 0.10
2014-12-29 1:42 PM EST High Tide 3.17
2014-12-29 8:01 PM EST Low Tide -0.29
2014-12-30 2:33 AM EST High Tide 3.67
Little Creek NAB, Chesapeake Bay, Virginia:  
2014-12-29 2:09 AM EST High Tide 2.62
2014-12-29 8:26 AM EST Low Tide -0.00
2014-12-29 2:23 PM EST High Tide 2.29
2014-12-29 8:43 PM EST Low Tide -0.34
2014-12-30 3:17 AM EST High Tide 2.66
Long Creek, Lynnhaven Bay, Virginia:  
2014-12-28 8:48 PM EST Low Tide -0.36
2014-12-29 3:16 AM EST High Tide 1.77
2014-12-29 9:32 AM EST Low Tide -0.00
2014-12-29 3:30 PM EST High Tide 1.55
2014-12-29 9:49 PM EST Low Tide -0.31
2014-12-30 4:24 AM EST High Tide 1.79
Old Plantation Light, Chesapeake Bay, Virginia:  
2014-12-29 2:34 AM EST High Tide 2.39
2014-12-29 9:09 AM EST Low Tide -0.00
2014-12-29 2:48 PM EST High Tide 2.09
2014-12-29 9:26 PM EST Low Tide -0.24
2014-12-30 3:42 AM EST High Tide 2.43
Rudee Heights, Lake Wesley, Virginia:  
2014-12-29 1:24 AM EST High Tide 3.55
2014-12-29 7:46 AM EST Low Tide 0.09
2014-12-29 1:40 PM EST High Tide 3.11
2014-12-29 7:58 PM EST Low Tide -0.27
2014-12-30 2:31 AM EST High Tide 3.60
Rudee Inlet entrance, Virginia:  
2014-12-29 1:08 AM EST High Tide 3.48
2014-12-29 7:32 AM EST Low Tide 0.08
2014-12-29 1:24 PM EST High Tide 3.05
2014-12-29 7:44 PM EST Low Tide -0.24
2014-12-30 2:15 AM EST High Tide 3.53
Sandbridge, Virginia:  
2014-12-29 1:13 AM EST High Tide 3.58
2014-12-29 7:37 AM EST Low Tide 0.10
2014-12-29 1:29 PM EST High Tide 3.14
2014-12-29 7:49 PM EST Low Tide -0.29
2014-12-30 2:20 AM EST High Tide 3.63
Smith Island (Coast Guard Station), Virginia:  
2014-12-29 1:59 AM EST High Tide 3.57
2014-12-29 8:57 AM EST Low Tide -0.01
2014-12-29 2:19 PM EST High Tide 3.29
2014-12-29 9:19 PM EST Low Tide -0.38
2014-12-30 3:05 AM EST High Tide 3.62
Virginia Beach, Virginia:  
2014-12-29 1:21 AM EST High Tide 3.69
2014-12-29 7:46 AM EST Low Tide 0.10
2014-12-29 1:37 PM EST High Tide 3.23
2014-12-29 7:58 PM EST Low Tide -0.29
2014-12-30 2:28 AM EST High Tide 3.74
Virginia pilot's dock, Lynnhaven Inlet, Chesapeake Bay, Virginia:  
2014-12-29 2:41 AM EST High Tide 2.29
2014-12-29 8:55 AM EST Low Tide -0.00
2014-12-29 2:55 PM EST High Tide 2.00
2014-12-29 9:12 PM EST Low Tide -0.31
2014-12-30 3:49 AM EST High Tide 2.32