Marine Weather for AM 170

Active Advisory: (US Severe Weather)

Watches & Warnings

Marine Warning
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

* 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

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


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
Beaufort, NC 82.9 °F
USCG Hatteras, NC 81.0 °F
Oregon Inlet Marina, NC 84.9 °F
Duck Pier, NC 73.9 °F
Johnny Mercer Pier, Wrightsville Beach, NC 80.1 °F
Money Point, VA 84.9 °F

Open Sea Buoy Information

Place ID Sea Temp Wave Height
Onslow Bay Outer, NC 41036
Diamond Shoals, NC 41025
5.91 ft
Duck FRF, NC 44056 77 °F 1.64 ft
Duck FRF 26m, NC 44100 82 °F 2.30 ft
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C-MAN Station Information

Place ID Water Temp Wave Height
Cape Lookout, NC CLKN7
Diamond Shls Lt NC
Duck Pier, NC