Marine Weather for AN 658

Active Advisory: (US Severe Weather)
Forecast as of 1:04 PM EST on January 30, 2015
Gale Warning in effect through late tonight
Coastal Waters From Nc Va Border To Currituck Beach Light Nc Out To
20 Nm-
This Afternoon
NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 35 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 8 seconds... building to 5 to 7 ft with a dominant period of 8 seconds late. A slight chance of rain early in the afternoon.
Tonight
NW winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts to around 35 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds. Light freezing spray after midnight.
Sat
NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 30 kt...diminishing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 6 to 8 ft...subsiding to 4 to 5 ft in the afternoon. Light freezing spray in the morning.
Sat Night
W winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Sun
SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
Sun Night
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely.
Mon
SW winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming NW 20 to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft...building to 5 to 6 ft. Showers likely.
Mon Night
N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
Tue
N winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming NW 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 5 to 7 ft...subsiding to 3 to 4 ft.
Gale Warning
Statement as of 10:06 AM EST on January 30, 2015

...Gale Warning remains in effect until 4 am EST Saturday...

A Gale Warning remains in effect until 4 am EST Saturday.

* Winds: becoming northwest 25 to 30 knots with gusts to 35 to 40 knots.

* Seas: 3 to 5 feet...building to 7 to 9 feet by tonight.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected within the next 24 hours. Operating a vessel in gale conditions requires experience and properly equipped vessels. It is highly recommended that mariners without the proper experience seek safe Harbor prior to the onset of gale conditions.

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Marine Weather Links

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
Duck Pier, NC 44.1 °F
Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel, VA 39.9 °F
Oregon Inlet Marina, NC 42.1 °F
Money Point, VA 42.1 °F
Sewells Point, VA 39.9 °F

Open Sea Buoy Information

Place ID Sea Temp Wave Height
Duck FRF 26m, NC 44100 45 °F 4.27 ft
Duck FRF, NC 44056 43 °F 3.28 ft
Cape Henry, VA 44099 42 °F 3.61 ft
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C-MAN Station Information

Place ID Water Temp Wave Height
Duck Pier, NC
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Chesapeake Light, VA CHLV2
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Tide Heights

2015-01-30 2015-01-31
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Tide Information

Date Time Tide Type Height
FRF Pier, Duck, North Carolina:  
2015-01-30 10:35 AM EST Low Tide 0.10
2015-01-30 4:22 PM EST High Tide 2.61
2015-01-30 10:23 PM EST Low Tide -0.08
2015-01-31 4:56 AM EST High Tide 3.41
2015-01-31 11:27 AM EST Low Tide 0.03
2015-01-31 5:15 PM EST High Tide 2.69
Kitty Hawk (ocean), North Carolina:  
2015-01-30 10:37 AM EST Low Tide 0.15
2015-01-30 4:21 PM EST High Tide 2.64
2015-01-30 10:25 PM EST Low Tide -0.11
2015-01-31 4:55 AM EST High Tide 3.44
2015-01-31 11:29 AM EST Low Tide 0.04
2015-01-31 5:14 PM EST High Tide 2.71
Sandbridge, Virginia:  
2015-01-30 10:42 AM EST Low Tide 0.11
2015-01-30 4:29 PM EST High Tide 2.72
2015-01-30 10:30 PM EST Low Tide -0.08
2015-01-31 5:03 AM EST High Tide 3.54
2015-01-31 11:34 AM EST Low Tide 0.03
2015-01-31 5:22 PM EST High Tide 2.80