Marine Weather for AM 154

Active Advisory: (US Severe Weather)
Forecast as of 11:00 am EDT on April 23, 2018
Gale Warning in effect from this evening through Tuesday evening
S Of Cape Hatteras To Ocracoke Inlet Nc Out 20 Nm
Including The Monitor National Marine Sanctuary-
Rest Of Today
E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Dominant period 5 seconds.
Tonight
E winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming se 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt after midnight. Seas 6 to 9 ft, building to 8 to 11 ft after midnight. Dominant period 7 seconds. A chance of rain in the evening, then rain likely with a slight chance of tstms after midnight with vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Tue
Se winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft, building to 12 to 15 ft in the afternoon. Dominant period 9 seconds. Rain with a slight chance of tstms in the morning, then showers with isolated tstms in the afternoon. Vsby 1 to 3 nm in the morning.
Tue Night
Se winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt, becoming S 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 11 to 15 ft, subsiding to 9 to 12 ft after midnight. Dominant period 10 seconds. Showers likely.
Wed
SW winds around 15 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft, subsiding to 6 to 8 ft in the afternoon. A chance of showers in the morning.
Wed Night
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
Thu
NW winds around 10 kt, becoming se. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.
Fri
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 4 ft. A chance of showers. Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

Watches & Warnings

Gale Warning
Issued: 4:23 AM EDT Apr. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Gale Warning now in effect from 11 PM this evening to 11 PM
EDT Tuesday...

* winds... southeast 25 to 35 kt with gusts up to 40 kt.

* Seas... 10 to 15 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 62.1 °F
Oregon Inlet Marina, NC 57.0 °F
Beaufort, NC 63.0 °F
Duck Pier, NC 54.0 °F

Open Sea Buoy Information

Place ID Sea Temp Wave Height
Diamond Shoals, NC 41025 72 °F
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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:  
2018-04-23 02:40 PM EDT High Tide 2.67
2018-04-23 08:39 PM EDT Low Tide 0.16
2018-04-24 03:08 AM EDT High Tide 3.37
2018-04-24 09:41 AM EDT Low Tide 0.03
2018-04-24 03:49 PM EDT High Tide 2.84
2018-04-24 09:52 PM EDT Low Tide 0.13
Cape Hatteras, North Carolina:  
2018-04-23 02:41 PM EDT High Tide 2.67
2018-04-23 08:40 PM EDT Low Tide 0.17
2018-04-24 03:09 AM EDT High Tide 3.37
2018-04-24 09:42 AM EDT Low Tide 0.03
2018-04-24 03:50 PM EDT High Tide 2.84
2018-04-24 09:53 PM EDT Low Tide 0.14
Hatteras Inlet, North Carolina:  
2018-04-23 02:48 PM EDT High Tide 1.76
2018-04-23 08:52 PM EDT Low Tide 0.13
2018-04-24 03:16 AM EDT High Tide 2.22
2018-04-24 09:54 AM EDT Low Tide 0.02
2018-04-24 03:57 PM EDT High Tide 1.87
2018-04-24 10:05 PM EDT Low Tide 0.11
Ocracoke Inlet, North Carolina:  
2018-04-23 02:49 PM EDT High Tide 1.68
2018-04-23 08:50 PM EDT Low Tide 0.13
2018-04-24 03:17 AM EDT High Tide 2.12
2018-04-24 09:52 AM EDT Low Tide 0.02
2018-04-24 03:58 PM EDT High Tide 1.79
2018-04-24 10:03 PM EDT Low Tide 0.11
Ocracoke, Ocracoke Island, North Carolina:  
2018-04-23 02:50 PM EDT High Tide 0.89
2018-04-23 09:23 PM EDT Low Tide 0.12
2018-04-24 03:25 AM EDT High Tide 1.10
2018-04-24 10:41 AM EDT Low Tide 0.08
2018-04-24 04:01 PM EDT High Tide 0.92
2018-04-24 10:52 PM EDT Low Tide 0.10

Currents Information

Date Time Current Type Speed
Blair Channel, Ocracoke Inlet, North Carolina Current (10d):  
2018-04-23 02:34 PM EDT Max Flood 0.84 knots
2018-04-23 05:39 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-04-23 09:10 PM EDT Max Ebb -1.92 knots
2018-04-24 01:01 AM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-04-24 03:01 AM EDT Max Flood 0.93 knots
2018-04-24 06:13 AM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-04-24 09:46 AM EDT Max Ebb -2.15 knots
2018-04-24 01:45 PM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-04-24 03:35 PM EDT Max Flood 0.84 knots
2018-04-24 06:47 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-04-24 10:15 PM EDT Max Ebb -2.05 knots
Hatteras Inlet, North Carolina Current:  
2018-04-23 02:43 PM EDT Max Flood 1.67 knots
2018-04-23 06:09 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-04-23 08:45 PM EDT Max Ebb -2.13 knots
2018-04-24 12:51 AM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-04-24 03:10 AM EDT Max Flood 1.86 knots
2018-04-24 06:43 AM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-04-24 09:21 AM EDT Max Ebb -2.38 knots
2018-04-24 01:35 PM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-04-24 03:44 PM EDT Max Flood 1.68 knots
2018-04-24 07:17 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-04-24 09:50 PM EDT Max Ebb -2.27 knots
Sheep Island Slue, North Carolina Current:  
2018-04-23 03:19 PM EDT Max Flood 0.14 knots
2018-04-23 05:26 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-04-23 09:03 PM EDT Max Ebb -0.43 knots
2018-04-24 12:42 AM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-04-24 03:46 AM EDT Max Flood 0.15 knots
2018-04-24 06:00 AM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-04-24 09:39 AM EDT Max Ebb -0.48 knots
2018-04-24 01:26 PM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-04-24 04:20 PM EDT Max Flood 0.14 knots
2018-04-24 06:34 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-04-24 10:08 PM EDT Max Ebb -0.45 knots
Teaches Hole Channel, Ocracoke Inlet, North Carolina Current (10d):  
2018-04-23 02:28 PM EDT Max Flood 0.84 knots
2018-04-23 05:33 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-04-23 08:54 PM EDT Max Ebb -1.71 knots
2018-04-24 12:58 AM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-04-24 02:55 AM EDT Max Flood 0.93 knots
2018-04-24 06:07 AM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-04-24 09:30 AM EDT Max Ebb -1.91 knots
2018-04-24 01:42 PM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-04-24 03:29 PM EDT Max Flood 0.84 knots
2018-04-24 06:41 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-04-24 09:59 PM EDT Max Ebb -1.82 knots
Wallace Channel, Ocracoke Inlet, North Carolina Current (9d):  
2018-04-23 02:58 PM EDT Max Flood 1.25 knots
2018-04-23 05:54 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-04-23 09:20 PM EDT Max Ebb -1.92 knots
2018-04-24 01:00 AM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-04-24 03:25 AM EDT Max Flood 1.39 knots
2018-04-24 06:28 AM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-04-24 09:56 AM EDT Max Ebb -2.15 knots
2018-04-24 01:44 PM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-04-24 03:59 PM EDT Max Flood 1.26 knots
2018-04-24 07:02 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-04-24 10:25 PM EDT Max Ebb -2.05 knots
channel entrance, Ocracoke Inlet, North Carolina Current:  
2018-04-23 02:25 PM EDT Max Flood 1.39 knots
2018-04-23 05:34 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-04-23 08:47 PM EDT Max Ebb -2.56 knots
2018-04-24 12:57 AM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-04-24 02:52 AM EDT Max Flood 1.55 knots
2018-04-24 06:08 AM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-04-24 09:23 AM EDT Max Ebb -2.86 knots
2018-04-24 01:41 PM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2018-04-24 03:26 PM EDT Max Flood 1.40 knots
2018-04-24 06:42 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2018-04-24 09:52 PM EDT Max Ebb -2.73 knots