Marine Weather for AN 454

Active Advisory: (US Severe Weather)
Forecast as of 6:06 am EDT on May 24, 2017
Small Craft Advisory in effect through late tonight
Coastal Waters From Cape May Nj To Cape Henlopen De Out 20 Nm-
Coastal Waters From Cape Henlopen To Fenwick Island De Out 20 Nm-
Today
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Mainly in se swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds. Isolated showers early this morning.
Tonight
E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Mainly in E swell with a dominant period of 7 seconds. A chance of showers in the evening, then showers after midnight.
Thu
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Mainly in se swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds. A chance of tstms. Showers.
Thu Night
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Mainly in S swell with a dominant period of 8 seconds. Showers with a chance of tstms until early morning.
Fri
W winds around 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Fri Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Sat
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Waves around 2 ft or less.
Sat Night
Se winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft or less, then around 3 ft after midnight. A chance of showers.
Sun
Se winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers. A chance of tstms in the afternoon.
Sun Night
Se winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of tstms in the evening. A chance of showers. Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

Watches & Warnings

Small Craft Advisory
Issued: 5:58 AM EDT May. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 6 am EDT
Thursday...

* location... the Delaware Atlantic coastal waters.

* Winds... northeasterly 10 to 15 with gusts up to 20 kt today...
becoming easterly 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt tonight.

* Seas... 3 to 5 feet.

* Timing... the strongest winds are expected this evening. Seas
will remain elevated through at least tonight. Elevated seas
may linger into Thursday, and this Small Craft Advisory may
need to be extended.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 25 to 33 knots
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

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Coastal Water Temperatures

Locus Calor
Lewes, DE 62.1 °F
Cape May, NJ 60.1 °F
Ocean City Inlet, MD 64.0 °F
Ship John Shoal, NJ 64.9 °F

Open Sea Buoy Information

Place ID Sea Temp Wave Height
Lower Delaware Bay Buoy 44054
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DELAWARE BAY NM Southeast of Cape May, NJ 44009 56 °F 3.61 ft
Click the Station ID for daily observations and history.

Tide Information

Date Time Tide Type Height
Brandywine Shoal Light, Delaware Bay, New Jersey:  
2017-05-24 01:58 AM EDT Low Tide -0.06
2017-05-24 08:12 AM EDT High Tide 5.60
2017-05-24 02:07 PM EDT Low Tide -0.29
2017-05-24 08:38 PM EDT High Tide 6.68
2017-05-25 02:53 AM EDT Low Tide -0.25
2017-05-25 09:07 AM EDT High Tide 5.70
Cape Island Creek, Cape May, New Jersey:  
2017-05-24 07:23 AM EDT High Tide 4.96
2017-05-24 01:06 PM EDT Low Tide -0.70
2017-05-24 07:49 PM EDT High Tide 6.04
2017-05-25 01:55 AM EDT Low Tide -0.72
2017-05-25 08:16 AM EDT High Tide 5.03
Cape May Canal, Cape May, Delaware Bay, New Jersey:  
2017-05-24 01:40 AM EDT Low Tide -0.39
2017-05-24 07:52 AM EDT High Tide 5.28
2017-05-24 01:47 PM EDT Low Tide -0.59
2017-05-24 08:17 PM EDT High Tide 6.32
2017-05-25 02:35 AM EDT Low Tide -0.62
2017-05-25 08:46 AM EDT High Tide 5.33
Cape May Harbor, Cape May Inlet, New Jersey:  
2017-05-24 07:16 AM EDT High Tide 4.92
2017-05-24 01:05 PM EDT Low Tide -0.62
2017-05-24 07:42 PM EDT High Tide 5.99
2017-05-25 01:54 AM EDT Low Tide -0.64
2017-05-25 08:09 AM EDT High Tide 4.98
Cape May Point, Sunset Beach, Delaware Bay, New Jersey:  
2017-05-24 01:36 AM EDT Low Tide -0.44
2017-05-24 07:52 AM EDT High Tide 5.18
2017-05-24 01:44 PM EDT Low Tide -0.65
2017-05-24 08:18 PM EDT High Tide 6.40
2017-05-25 02:30 AM EDT Low Tide -0.69
2017-05-25 08:46 AM EDT High Tide 5.22
Dias Creek, Route 47 bridge, Delaware Bay, New Jersey:  
2017-05-24 05:02 AM EDT Low Tide -0.17
2017-05-24 09:06 AM EDT High Tide 2.05
2017-05-24 05:10 PM EDT Low Tide -0.26
2017-05-24 09:32 PM EDT High Tide 2.54
2017-05-25 05:56 AM EDT Low Tide -0.28
2017-05-25 10:00 AM EDT High Tide 2.07
Inlet (Coast Guard Station), Indian River, Delaware:  
2017-05-24 01:27 AM EDT Low Tide -0.16
2017-05-24 07:48 AM EDT High Tide 2.73
2017-05-24 01:30 PM EDT Low Tide -0.37
2017-05-24 08:23 PM EDT High Tide 3.42
2017-05-25 02:22 AM EDT Low Tide -0.28
2017-05-25 08:42 AM EDT High Tide 2.75
Lewes, Fort Miles, Delaware:  
2017-05-24 01:44 AM EDT Low Tide -0.38
2017-05-24 07:57 AM EDT High Tide 4.47
2017-05-24 01:52 PM EDT Low Tide -0.56
2017-05-24 08:23 PM EDT High Tide 5.52
2017-05-25 02:38 AM EDT Low Tide -0.60
2017-05-25 08:51 AM EDT High Tide 4.50
North Highlands Beach, Delaware Bay, New Jersey:  
2017-05-24 01:58 AM EDT Low Tide -0.48
2017-05-24 08:01 AM EDT High Tide 5.63
2017-05-24 02:06 PM EDT Low Tide -0.70
2017-05-24 08:27 PM EDT High Tide 6.96
2017-05-25 02:52 AM EDT Low Tide -0.75
2017-05-25 08:55 AM EDT High Tide 5.67
Nummy Island, Grassy Sound Channel, Hereford Inlet, New Jersey:  
2017-05-24 01:26 AM EDT Low Tide -0.35
2017-05-24 07:15 AM EDT High Tide 4.47
2017-05-24 01:31 PM EDT Low Tide -0.59
2017-05-24 07:41 PM EDT High Tide 5.44
2017-05-25 02:20 AM EDT Low Tide -0.61
2017-05-25 08:08 AM EDT High Tide 4.53
Old Turtle Thorofare, RR. bridge, Hereford Inlet, New Jersey:  
2017-05-24 01:51 AM EDT Low Tide -0.35
2017-05-24 07:39 AM EDT High Tide 4.74
2017-05-24 01:56 PM EDT Low Tide -0.59
2017-05-24 08:05 PM EDT High Tide 5.77
2017-05-25 02:45 AM EDT Low Tide -0.61
2017-05-25 08:32 AM EDT High Tide 4.80
Rehoboth Beach, Delaware:  
2017-05-24 06:59 AM EDT High Tide 4.29
2017-05-24 01:02 PM EDT Low Tide -0.68
2017-05-24 07:28 PM EDT High Tide 5.42
2017-05-25 01:49 AM EDT Low Tide -0.73
2017-05-25 07:52 AM EDT High Tide 4.29
Swain Channel, Taylor Sound, Cape May Inlet, New Jersey:  
2017-05-24 01:21 AM EDT Low Tide -0.37
2017-05-24 07:38 AM EDT High Tide 4.87
2017-05-24 01:26 PM EDT Low Tide -0.62
2017-05-24 08:04 PM EDT High Tide 5.93
2017-05-25 02:15 AM EDT Low Tide -0.64
2017-05-25 08:31 AM EDT High Tide 4.93
West Wildwood, Grassy Sound, Hereford Inlet, New Jersey:  
2017-05-24 01:52 AM EDT Low Tide -0.35
2017-05-24 07:40 AM EDT High Tide 4.65
2017-05-24 01:57 PM EDT Low Tide -0.59
2017-05-24 08:06 PM EDT High Tide 5.66
2017-05-25 02:46 AM EDT Low Tide -0.61
2017-05-25 08:33 AM EDT High Tide 4.71
Wildwood Crest, Sunset Lake, Cape May Inlet, New Jersey:  
2017-05-24 01:28 AM EDT Low Tide -0.37
2017-05-24 07:35 AM EDT High Tide 4.92
2017-05-24 01:33 PM EDT Low Tide -0.62
2017-05-24 08:01 PM EDT High Tide 5.99
2017-05-25 02:22 AM EDT Low Tide -0.64
2017-05-25 08:28 AM EDT High Tide 4.98
Wildwood Crest, ocean pier, New Jersey:  
2017-05-24 06:46 AM EDT High Tide 4.78
2017-05-24 12:49 PM EDT Low Tide -0.62
2017-05-24 07:12 PM EDT High Tide 5.82
2017-05-25 01:38 AM EDT Low Tide -0.64
2017-05-25 07:39 AM EDT High Tide 4.84