Marine Weather for AM 152

Active Advisory: (US Severe Weather)
Forecast as of 7:14 PM EDT on August 18, 2018
Small Craft Advisory in effect through Sunday morning
S Of Oregon Inlet To Cape Hatteras Nc Out 20 Nm-
Tonight
SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. A chance of showers and tstms this evening, then showers and tstms likely after midnight.
Sun
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft early, subsiding to 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Showers and tstms likely, mainly in the Morning.
Sun Night
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Showers and tstms likely.
Mon
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. Showers and tstms likely, mainly in the morning.
Mon Night
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
Tue
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.
Tue Night
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft, building to 4 to 6 ft after midnight. A chance of showers and tstms.
Wed
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of showers and tstms, then showers and tstms likely.
Thu
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms. Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

Watches & Warnings

Marine Warning, Small Craft Advisory
Issued: 8:46 PM EDT Aug. 18, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Newport has issued a

* special marine warning for...
Albemarle Sound...
Alligator river...
Pamlico Sound...
S of Currituck Beach Light NC to Oregon Inlet NC out to 20 nm...
S of Oregon Inlet NC to Cape Hatteras NC out to 20 nm...
waters from Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet NC from 20 to 40
nm...

* until 945 PM EDT.

* At 844 PM EDT, strong thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from near the mouth of The Alligator river to near
Alligator River Bridge to near the vicinity of Frying Pan, moving
northeast at 35 knots. This storm produced a gust to 37 knots at
The Alligator River Bridge at 840 PM EDT.

Hazard... wind gusts to 40 knots.

Source... radar.

Impact... small craft could be damaged in briefly higher winds and
           suddenly higher waves.

* Locations impacted include...
Nags Head, Kitty Hawk, Kill Devil Hills, the vicinity of Mashoes,
ar140, Oregon Inlet, ar130, the center of Roanoke Sound, the center
of Croatan Sound, ar145, the mouth of The Alligator river and Duck.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Move to safe Harbor immediately as gusty winds and high waves are
expected.


Lat... Lon 3613 7512 3581 7534 3569 7581 3589 7586
      3568 7597 3566 7591 3565 7593 3561 7614
      3562 7614 3582 7597 3604 7603 3612 7586
      3607 7580 3609 7574 3616 7575 3622 7562
      3622 7514
time... Mot... loc 0044z 245deg 33kt 3600 7593 3585 7590 3569 7603

Hail... 0.00in
wind... 40kts


Jbm



431 PM EDT Sat Aug 18 2018

... Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 8 am EDT Sunday...

* winds... southwest 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt.

* Seas... 4 to 7 feet.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 25 to 33 knots
and/or seas of 6 feet or greater are expected to produce
hazardous wave conditions to small craft. Inexperienced mariners,
especially those operating smaller vessels should avoid
navigating in these conditions.





Marine Weather

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

Marine & Boating Location Search

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Coastal Water Temperatures

Locus Calor
Oregon Inlet Marina, NC 84.9 °F
USCG Hatteras, NC 81.0 °F
Duck Pier, NC 73.9 °F
Money Point, VA 84.9 °F
Beaufort, NC 82.9 °F
Sewells Point, VA 84.0 °F
Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel, VA 75.9 °F

Open Sea Buoy Information

Place ID Sea Temp Wave Height
Diamond Shoals, NC 41025
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5.91 ft
Duck FRF, NC 44056 77 °F 1.64 ft
Duck FRF 26m, NC 44100 82 °F 2.30 ft
Click the Station ID for daily observations and history.

C-MAN Station Information

Place ID Water Temp Wave Height
Diamond Shls Lt NC
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-
Duck Pier, NC
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-

Tide Information

Date Time Tide Type Height
Cape Hatteras (fishing pier), North Carolina:  
2018-08-18 02:13 PM EDT High Tide 3.32
2018-08-18 08:38 PM EDT Low Tide 0.63
2018-08-19 02:27 AM EDT High Tide 2.61
2018-08-19 08:33 AM EDT Low Tide 0.39
2018-08-19 03:14 PM EDT High Tide 3.28
2018-08-19 09:44 PM EDT Low Tide 0.70
Cape Hatteras, North Carolina:  
2018-08-18 02:14 PM EDT High Tide 3.32
2018-08-18 08:39 PM EDT Low Tide 0.68
2018-08-19 02:28 AM EDT High Tide 2.61
2018-08-19 08:34 AM EDT Low Tide 0.42
2018-08-19 03:15 PM EDT High Tide 3.28
2018-08-19 09:45 PM EDT Low Tide 0.76
Davis Slough, North Carolina:  
2018-08-18 03:04 PM EDT High Tide 1.01
2018-08-18 09:42 PM EDT Low Tide 0.12
2018-08-19 03:23 AM EDT High Tide 0.90
2018-08-19 09:59 AM EDT Low Tide 0.09
2018-08-19 04:08 PM EDT High Tide 0.99
2018-08-19 10:42 PM EDT Low Tide 0.12
Hatteras Inlet, North Carolina:  
2018-08-18 02:21 PM EDT High Tide 2.19
2018-08-18 08:51 PM EDT Low Tide 0.52
2018-08-19 02:35 AM EDT High Tide 1.72
2018-08-19 08:46 AM EDT Low Tide 0.33
2018-08-19 03:22 PM EDT High Tide 2.16
2018-08-19 09:57 PM EDT Low Tide 0.58
Jennettes Pier, Nags Head (ocean), North Carolina:  
2018-08-18 02:07 PM EDT High Tide 3.78
2018-08-18 08:46 PM EDT Low Tide 0.98
2018-08-19 02:20 AM EDT High Tide 2.92
2018-08-19 08:38 AM EDT Low Tide 0.79
2018-08-19 03:07 PM EDT High Tide 3.70
2018-08-19 09:52 PM EDT Low Tide 1.07
Old House Channel, North Carolina:  
2018-08-18 03:29 PM EDT High Tide 0.79
2018-08-18 10:11 PM EDT Low Tide 0.09
2018-08-19 03:48 AM EDT High Tide 0.70
2018-08-19 10:28 AM EDT Low Tide 0.06
2018-08-19 04:33 PM EDT High Tide 0.77
2018-08-19 11:11 PM EDT Low Tide 0.09
Oregon Inlet (USCG Station), North Carolina:  
2018-08-18 02:33 PM EDT High Tide 2.38
2018-08-18 08:52 PM EDT Low Tide 0.29
2018-08-19 02:52 AM EDT High Tide 2.13
2018-08-19 09:09 AM EDT Low Tide 0.21
2018-08-19 03:37 PM EDT High Tide 2.33
2018-08-19 09:52 PM EDT Low Tide 0.30
Oregon Inlet Bridge, North Carolina:  
2018-08-18 02:38 PM EDT High Tide 2.25
2018-08-18 08:48 PM EDT Low Tide 0.27
2018-08-19 02:57 AM EDT High Tide 2.01
2018-08-19 09:05 AM EDT Low Tide 0.19
2018-08-19 03:42 PM EDT High Tide 2.20
2018-08-19 09:48 PM EDT Low Tide 0.28
Oregon Inlet Channel, North Carolina:  
2018-08-18 02:46 PM EDT High Tide 1.46
2018-08-18 09:09 PM EDT Low Tide 0.18
2018-08-19 03:05 AM EDT High Tide 1.31
2018-08-19 09:26 AM EDT Low Tide 0.13
2018-08-19 03:50 PM EDT High Tide 1.43
2018-08-19 10:09 PM EDT Low Tide 0.19
Oregon Inlet Marina, Pamlico Sound, North Carolina:  
2018-08-18 02:55 PM EDT High Tide 1.19
2018-08-18 09:43 PM EDT Low Tide 0.42
2018-08-19 03:14 AM EDT High Tide 1.06
2018-08-19 10:00 AM EDT Low Tide 0.30
2018-08-19 03:59 PM EDT High Tide 1.17
2018-08-19 10:43 PM EDT Low Tide 0.43
Oregon Inlet, North Carolina:  
2018-08-18 02:52 PM EDT High Tide 2.36
2018-08-18 09:16 PM EDT Low Tide 0.30
2018-08-19 03:11 AM EDT High Tide 2.10
2018-08-19 09:33 AM EDT Low Tide 0.22
2018-08-19 03:56 PM EDT High Tide 2.31
2018-08-19 10:16 PM EDT Low Tide 0.31
Roanoke Sound Channel, North Carolina:  
2018-08-18 04:32 PM EDT High Tide 0.56
2018-08-18 11:00 PM EDT Low Tide 0.06
2018-08-19 04:51 AM EDT High Tide 0.50
2018-08-19 11:17 AM EDT Low Tide 0.04
2018-08-19 05:36 PM EDT High Tide 0.55
2018-08-20 12:00 AM EDT Low Tide 0.06
Rodanthe, Pamlico Sound, North Carolina:  
2018-08-18 04:59 PM EDT High Tide 0.94
2018-08-18 11:19 PM EDT Low Tide 0.29
2018-08-19 05:17 AM EDT High Tide 0.84
2018-08-19 11:36 AM EDT Low Tide 0.21
2018-08-19 06:02 PM EDT High Tide 0.92
2018-08-20 12:19 AM EDT Low Tide 0.30

Currents Information

Date Time Current Type Speed
Bodie Island-Pea Island, between, Oregon Inlet, North Carolina Current (12d):  
2018-08-18 01:56 PM EDT Max Flood 1.59 knots
2018-08-18 05:21 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-08-18 08:20 PM EDT Max Ebb -1.25 knots
2018-08-19 12:28 AM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-08-19 02:08 AM EDT Max Flood 1.40 knots
2018-08-19 05:09 AM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-08-19 08:31 AM EDT Max Ebb -1.00 knots
2018-08-19 12:43 PM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-08-19 02:46 PM EDT Max Flood 1.50 knots
2018-08-19 06:15 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-08-19 09:16 PM EDT Max Ebb -1.21 knots
Bodie Island-Pea Island, between, Oregon Inlet, North Carolina Current (6d):  
2018-08-18 01:40 PM EDT Max Flood 1.59 knots
2018-08-18 05:22 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-08-18 08:24 PM EDT Max Ebb -1.25 knots
2018-08-19 12:17 AM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-08-19 01:52 AM EDT Max Flood 1.40 knots
2018-08-19 05:10 AM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-08-19 08:35 AM EDT Max Ebb -1.00 knots
2018-08-19 12:32 PM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-08-19 02:30 PM EDT Max Flood 1.50 knots
2018-08-19 06:16 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-08-19 09:20 PM EDT Max Ebb -1.21 knots
Coast Guard Tower, southwest of, Oregon Inlet, North Carolina Current (12d):  
2018-08-18 01:53 PM EDT Max Flood 1.06 knots
2018-08-18 05:16 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-08-18 08:05 PM EDT Max Ebb -1.46 knots
2018-08-19 12:40 AM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-08-19 02:05 AM EDT Max Flood 0.94 knots
2018-08-19 05:04 AM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-08-19 08:16 AM EDT Max Ebb -1.17 knots
2018-08-19 12:55 PM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-08-19 02:43 PM EDT Max Flood 1.00 knots
2018-08-19 06:10 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-08-19 09:01 PM EDT Max Ebb -1.41 knots
Coast Guard Tower, southwest of, Oregon Inlet, North Carolina Current (6d):  
2018-08-18 01:50 PM EDT Max Flood 1.06 knots
2018-08-18 05:12 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-08-18 08:50 PM EDT Max Ebb -1.67 knots
2018-08-19 12:43 AM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-08-19 02:02 AM EDT Max Flood 0.94 knots
2018-08-19 05:00 AM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-08-19 09:01 AM EDT Max Ebb -1.34 knots
2018-08-19 12:58 PM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-08-19 02:40 PM EDT Max Flood 1.00 knots
2018-08-19 06:06 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-08-19 09:46 PM EDT Max Ebb -1.62 knots
Hatteras Inlet, North Carolina Current:  
2018-08-18 02:02 PM EDT Max Flood 1.59 knots
2018-08-18 05:37 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-08-18 08:10 PM EDT Max Ebb -2.09 knots
2018-08-19 12:21 AM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-08-19 02:14 AM EDT Max Flood 1.40 knots
2018-08-19 05:25 AM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-08-19 08:21 AM EDT Max Ebb -1.67 knots
2018-08-19 12:36 PM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-08-19 02:52 PM EDT Max Flood 1.50 knots
2018-08-19 06:31 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-08-19 09:06 PM EDT Max Ebb -2.02 knots
Herbert C. Bonner Bridge, WSW of, Oregon Inlet, North Carolina Current (6d):  
2018-08-18 02:15 PM EDT Max Flood 0.80 knots
2018-08-18 04:49 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-08-18 08:18 PM EDT Max Ebb -1.88 knots
2018-08-19 01:11 AM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-08-19 02:27 AM EDT Max Flood 0.70 knots
2018-08-19 04:37 AM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-08-19 08:29 AM EDT Max Ebb -1.51 knots
2018-08-19 01:26 PM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-08-19 03:05 PM EDT Max Flood 0.75 knots
2018-08-19 05:43 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-08-19 09:14 PM EDT Max Ebb -1.82 knots