Marine Weather for AM 154

Active Advisory: (US Severe Weather)
Forecast as of 2:55 am EDT on October 20, 2018
Gale Warning in effect from late tonight through Sunday afternoon
S Of Cape Hatteras To Ocracoke Inlet Nc Out 20 Nm
Including The Monitor National Marine Sanctuary-
Today
W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds. A slight chance of showers this morning, then a chance of showers this afternoon.
Tonight
W winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming NW 25 to 35 kt after midnight. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds. A chance of showers.
Sun
NW winds 25 to 35 kt with gusts up to 40 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds.
Sun Night
N winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, diminishing to around 15 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period 6 seconds.
Mon
N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
Mon Night
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Tue
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Wed
N winds around 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

Watches & Warnings

Gale Warning
Issued: 2:49 AM EDT Oct. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Gale Warning in effect from 2 am to 3 PM EDT Sunday...
... Small Craft Advisory is cancelled...

The National Weather Service in Newport/Morehead City has issued
a Gale Warning, which is in effect from 2 am to 3 PM EDT Sunday.
The Small Craft Advisory has been cancelled. The gale watch is no
longer in effect.

* Winds... west 25 to 35 kt with gusts up to 40 kt.

* Seas... 6 to 9 feet.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots are imminent or
occurring. 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.







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

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Coastal Water Temperatures

Locus Calor
USCG Hatteras, NC 70.0 °F
Oregon Inlet Marina, NC 66.0 °F
Beaufort, NC 72.0 °F
Duck Pier, NC 72.0 °F

Open Sea Buoy Information

Place ID Sea Temp Wave Height
Diamond Shoals, NC 41025 76 °F
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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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Cape Lookout, NC CLKN7
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Tide Information

Date Time Tide Type Height
Cape Hatteras (fishing pier), North Carolina:  
2018-10-20 05:00 AM EDT High Tide 2.95
2018-10-20 11:03 AM EDT Low Tide 0.70
2018-10-20 05:19 PM EDT High Tide 3.27
2018-10-20 11:35 PM EDT Low Tide 0.59
2018-10-21 05:42 AM EDT High Tide 3.17
2018-10-21 11:49 AM EDT Low Tide 0.54
Cape Hatteras, North Carolina:  
2018-10-20 05:01 AM EDT High Tide 2.95
2018-10-20 11:04 AM EDT Low Tide 0.76
2018-10-20 05:20 PM EDT High Tide 3.27
2018-10-20 11:36 PM EDT Low Tide 0.64
2018-10-21 05:43 AM EDT High Tide 3.17
2018-10-21 11:50 AM EDT Low Tide 0.59
Hatteras Inlet, North Carolina:  
2018-10-20 05:09 AM EDT High Tide 1.95
2018-10-20 11:16 AM EDT Low Tide 0.58
2018-10-20 05:27 PM EDT High Tide 2.16
2018-10-20 11:48 PM EDT Low Tide 0.49
2018-10-21 05:50 AM EDT High Tide 2.10
2018-10-21 12:02 PM EDT Low Tide 0.45
Ocracoke Inlet, North Carolina:  
2018-10-20 05:10 AM EDT High Tide 1.86
2018-10-20 11:14 AM EDT Low Tide 0.58
2018-10-20 05:28 PM EDT High Tide 2.06
2018-10-20 11:46 PM EDT Low Tide 0.49
2018-10-21 05:51 AM EDT High Tide 2.00
2018-10-21 12:00 PM EDT Low Tide 0.45
Ocracoke, Ocracoke Island, North Carolina:  
2018-10-20 05:01 AM EDT High Tide 0.84
2018-10-20 12:05 PM EDT Low Tide 0.20
2018-10-20 05:23 PM EDT High Tide 0.93
2018-10-21 12:33 AM EDT Low Tide 0.18
2018-10-21 05:46 AM EDT High Tide 0.92
2018-10-21 12:47 PM EDT Low Tide 0.17

Currents Information

Date Time Current Type Speed
Blair Channel, Ocracoke Inlet, North Carolina Current (10d):  
2018-10-20 02:51 AM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-10-20 04:34 AM EDT Max Flood 0.78 knots
2018-10-20 07:27 AM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-10-20 11:10 AM EDT Max Ebb -1.51 knots
2018-10-20 03:08 PM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-10-20 05:03 PM EDT Max Flood 0.78 knots
2018-10-20 08:03 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-10-20 11:41 PM EDT Max Ebb -1.88 knots
2018-10-21 03:36 AM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-10-21 05:26 AM EDT Max Flood 0.87 knots
2018-10-21 08:21 AM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-10-21 11:59 AM EDT Max Ebb -1.74 knots
Hatteras Inlet, North Carolina Current:  
2018-10-20 02:41 AM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-10-20 04:43 AM EDT Max Flood 1.55 knots
2018-10-20 07:57 AM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-10-20 10:45 AM EDT Max Ebb -1.68 knots
2018-10-20 02:58 PM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-10-20 05:12 PM EDT Max Flood 1.56 knots
2018-10-20 08:33 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-10-20 11:16 PM EDT Max Ebb -2.09 knots
2018-10-21 03:26 AM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-10-21 05:35 AM EDT Max Flood 1.73 knots
2018-10-21 08:51 AM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-10-21 11:34 AM EDT Max Ebb -1.93 knots
Sheep Island Slue, North Carolina Current:  
2018-10-20 02:31 AM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-10-20 05:19 AM EDT Max Flood 0.13 knots
2018-10-20 07:14 AM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-10-20 11:03 AM EDT Max Ebb -0.34 knots
2018-10-20 02:49 PM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-10-20 05:48 PM EDT Max Flood 0.13 knots
2018-10-20 07:50 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-10-20 11:34 PM EDT Max Ebb -0.42 knots
2018-10-21 03:17 AM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-10-21 06:11 AM EDT Max Flood 0.14 knots
2018-10-21 08:08 AM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-10-21 11:52 AM EDT Max Ebb -0.39 knots
Teaches Hole Channel, Ocracoke Inlet, North Carolina Current (10d):  
2018-10-20 02:48 AM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-10-20 04:28 AM EDT Max Flood 0.78 knots
2018-10-20 07:21 AM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-10-20 10:54 AM EDT Max Ebb -1.34 knots
2018-10-20 03:05 PM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-10-20 04:57 PM EDT Max Flood 0.78 knots
2018-10-20 07:57 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-10-20 11:25 PM EDT Max Ebb -1.68 knots
2018-10-21 03:33 AM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-10-21 05:20 AM EDT Max Flood 0.87 knots
2018-10-21 08:15 AM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-10-21 11:43 AM EDT Max Ebb -1.55 knots
Wallace Channel, Ocracoke Inlet, North Carolina Current (9d):  
2018-10-20 02:49 AM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-10-20 04:58 AM EDT Max Flood 1.17 knots
2018-10-20 07:42 AM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-10-20 11:20 AM EDT Max Ebb -1.51 knots
2018-10-20 03:07 PM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-10-20 05:27 PM EDT Max Flood 1.17 knots
2018-10-20 08:18 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-10-20 11:51 PM EDT Max Ebb -1.88 knots
2018-10-21 03:35 AM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-10-21 05:50 AM EDT Max Flood 1.30 knots
2018-10-21 08:36 AM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-10-21 12:09 PM EDT Max Ebb -1.74 knots
channel entrance, Ocracoke Inlet, North Carolina Current:  
2018-10-20 02:47 AM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-10-20 04:25 AM EDT Max Flood 1.30 knots
2018-10-20 07:22 AM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-10-20 10:47 AM EDT Max Ebb -2.01 knots
2018-10-20 03:04 PM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-10-20 04:54 PM EDT Max Flood 1.30 knots
2018-10-20 07:58 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-10-20 11:18 PM EDT Max Ebb -2.51 knots
2018-10-21 03:32 AM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-10-21 05:17 AM EDT Max Flood 1.44 knots
2018-10-21 08:16 AM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-10-21 11:36 AM EDT Max Ebb -2.32 knots