Marine Weather for AN 656

Active Advisory: (US Severe Weather)
Forecast as of 12:09 am EDT on October 20, 2018
Small Craft Advisory in effect until noon EDT today
Gale watch in effect from late tonight through Sunday afternoon
Coastal Waters From Cape Charles Light To Virginia-
North Carolina Border Out To 20 Nm-
Rest Of Tonight
SW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 10 seconds. A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers late.
Sat
W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds. A chance of showers.
Sat Night
W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming NW 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 40 kt in the late evening and early morning, then increasing to 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt late. Seas around 3 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds, building to 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds in the late evening and overnight.
Sun
NW winds 25 to 30 kt, diminishing to 20 to 25 kt late. Seas 6 to 7 ft with a dominant period of 5 seconds.
Sun Night
NW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming N 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
Mon
N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Mon Night
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
Tue
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
Tue Night
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Seas around 2 ft.

Watches & Warnings

Small Craft Advisory, Gale Watch
Issued: 10:05 PM EDT Oct. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until noon EDT
Saturday...
... Gale watch remains in effect from late Saturday night through
Sunday afternoon...

* wind: southwest 20 to 30 knots tonight into Saturday becoming
northwest 25 to 35 knots with gusts to 40 knots Saturday night
into Sunday.

* Seas: 4 to 7 feet.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Small Craft Advisory means wind speeds of 25 to 33 knots and/or
seas of 5 feet or greater over the coastal waters are expected to
produce hazardous boating conditions to small craft.
Inexperienced mariners... especially those operating smaller
vessels... should avoid navigating in these conditions.

Mariners should pay close attention to the marine forecast... and
consider wind and sea conditions in planning.

A gale watch is issued when the risk of gale force winds of 34 to
47 knots has significantly increased... but the specific timing
and/or location is still uncertain. It is intended to provide
additional lead time for mariners who may wish to consider
altering their plans.






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
Kiptopeke, VA 68.0 °F
Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel, VA 75.9 °F
Money Point, VA 71.1 °F
Duck Pier, NC 72.0 °F
Sewells Point, VA 68.0 °F

Open Sea Buoy Information

Place ID Sea Temp Wave Height
Cape Henry, VA 44099 72 °F 4.27 ft
Duck FRF 26m, NC 44100 71 °F 2.30 ft
Click the Station ID for daily observations and history.

C-MAN Station Information

Place ID Water Temp Wave Height
Chesapeake Light, VA
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Tide Information

Date Time Tide Type Height
Bayville, Lynnhaven Bay, Virginia:  
2018-10-20 02:25 AM EDT Low Tide 0.51
2018-10-20 07:46 AM EDT High Tide 1.73
2018-10-20 02:42 PM EDT Low Tide 0.53
2018-10-20 08:01 PM EDT High Tide 1.81
2018-10-21 03:05 AM EDT Low Tide 0.40
2018-10-21 08:29 AM EDT High Tide 1.85
Broad Bay Canal, Lynnhaven Bay, Virginia:  
2018-10-20 01:37 AM EDT Low Tide 0.56
2018-10-20 07:59 AM EDT High Tide 1.45
2018-10-20 01:54 PM EDT Low Tide 0.59
2018-10-20 08:14 PM EDT High Tide 1.51
2018-10-21 02:17 AM EDT Low Tide 0.44
2018-10-21 08:42 AM EDT High Tide 1.55
Brown Cove, Lynnhaven Bay, Virginia:  
2018-10-20 02:20 AM EDT Low Tide 0.51
2018-10-20 07:59 AM EDT High Tide 1.68
2018-10-20 02:37 PM EDT Low Tide 0.53
2018-10-20 08:14 PM EDT High Tide 1.75
2018-10-21 03:00 AM EDT Low Tide 0.40
2018-10-21 08:42 AM EDT High Tide 1.80
Buchanan Creek entrance, Lynnhaven Bay, Virginia:  
2018-10-20 02:33 AM EDT Low Tide 0.51
2018-10-20 07:56 AM EDT High Tide 1.94
2018-10-20 02:50 PM EDT Low Tide 0.53
2018-10-20 08:11 PM EDT High Tide 2.02
2018-10-21 03:13 AM EDT Low Tide 0.40
2018-10-21 08:39 AM EDT High Tide 2.07
Cape Henry, Virginia:  
2018-10-20 05:36 AM EDT High Tide 3.07
2018-10-20 11:46 AM EDT Low Tide 0.76
2018-10-20 05:48 PM EDT High Tide 3.29
2018-10-21 12:08 AM EDT Low Tide 0.50
2018-10-21 06:18 AM EDT High Tide 3.30
2018-10-21 12:31 PM EDT Low Tide 0.60
Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel, Virginia:  
2018-10-20 05:54 AM EDT High Tide 2.58
2018-10-20 11:54 AM EDT Low Tide 0.64
2018-10-20 06:09 PM EDT High Tide 2.70
2018-10-21 12:17 AM EDT Low Tide 0.48
2018-10-21 06:37 AM EDT High Tide 2.76
2018-10-21 12:39 PM EDT Low Tide 0.51
Fishermans Island, Chesapeake Bay, Virginia:  
2018-10-20 05:56 AM EDT High Tide 3.08
2018-10-20 12:05 PM EDT Low Tide 0.79
2018-10-20 06:11 PM EDT High Tide 3.21
2018-10-21 12:28 AM EDT Low Tide 0.60
2018-10-21 06:39 AM EDT High Tide 3.29
2018-10-21 12:50 PM EDT Low Tide 0.63
Inside channel, Rudee Inlet, Virginia:  
2018-10-20 05:18 AM EDT High Tide 3.19
2018-10-20 11:21 AM EDT Low Tide 0.83
2018-10-20 05:36 PM EDT High Tide 3.42
2018-10-20 11:43 PM EDT Low Tide 0.61
2018-10-21 06:01 AM EDT High Tide 3.45
2018-10-21 12:08 PM EDT Low Tide 0.66
Kiptopeke Beach, Chesapeake Bay, Virginia:  
2018-10-20 06:20 AM EDT High Tide 2.65
2018-10-20 12:26 PM EDT Low Tide 0.59
2018-10-20 06:34 PM EDT High Tide 2.78
2018-10-21 12:47 AM EDT Low Tide 0.44
2018-10-21 07:02 AM EDT High Tide 2.81
2018-10-21 01:12 PM EDT Low Tide 0.47
Lake Rudee, south end, Virginia:  
2018-10-20 05:25 AM EDT High Tide 3.36
2018-10-20 11:29 AM EDT Low Tide 0.88
2018-10-20 05:37 PM EDT High Tide 3.60
2018-10-20 11:51 PM EDT Low Tide 0.57
2018-10-21 06:07 AM EDT High Tide 3.61
2018-10-21 12:14 PM EDT Low Tide 0.69
Little Creek NAB, Chesapeake Bay, Virginia:  
2018-10-20 06:02 AM EDT High Tide 2.61
2018-10-20 12:03 PM EDT Low Tide 0.74
2018-10-20 06:17 PM EDT High Tide 2.72
2018-10-21 12:26 AM EDT Low Tide 0.56
2018-10-21 06:45 AM EDT High Tide 2.79
2018-10-21 12:48 PM EDT Low Tide 0.59
Long Creek, Lynnhaven Bay, Virginia:  
2018-10-20 07:09 AM EDT High Tide 1.76
2018-10-20 01:09 PM EDT Low Tide 0.69
2018-10-20 07:24 PM EDT High Tide 1.83
2018-10-21 01:32 AM EDT Low Tide 0.52
2018-10-21 07:52 AM EDT High Tide 1.88
Old Plantation Light, Chesapeake Bay, Virginia:  
2018-10-20 06:27 AM EDT High Tide 2.38
2018-10-20 12:46 PM EDT Low Tide 0.53
2018-10-20 06:42 PM EDT High Tide 2.48
2018-10-21 01:09 AM EDT Low Tide 0.40
2018-10-21 07:10 AM EDT High Tide 2.54
Rudee Heights, Lake Wesley, Virginia:  
2018-10-20 05:23 AM EDT High Tide 3.30
2018-10-20 11:26 AM EDT Low Tide 0.82
2018-10-20 05:35 PM EDT High Tide 3.53
2018-10-20 11:48 PM EDT Low Tide 0.53
2018-10-21 06:05 AM EDT High Tide 3.54
2018-10-21 12:11 PM EDT Low Tide 0.65
Rudee Inlet entrance, Virginia:  
2018-10-20 05:07 AM EDT High Tide 3.23
2018-10-20 11:12 AM EDT Low Tide 0.71
2018-10-20 05:19 PM EDT High Tide 3.47
2018-10-20 11:34 PM EDT Low Tide 0.46
2018-10-21 05:49 AM EDT High Tide 3.47
2018-10-21 11:57 AM EDT Low Tide 0.56
Sandbridge, Virginia:  
2018-10-20 05:12 AM EDT High Tide 3.33
2018-10-20 11:17 AM EDT Low Tide 0.85
2018-10-20 05:24 PM EDT High Tide 3.57
2018-10-20 11:39 PM EDT Low Tide 0.56
2018-10-21 05:54 AM EDT High Tide 3.57
2018-10-21 12:02 PM EDT Low Tide 0.67
Smith Island (Coast Guard Station), Virginia:  
2018-10-20 05:51 AM EDT High Tide 3.41
2018-10-20 12:32 PM EDT Low Tide 0.95
2018-10-20 06:13 PM EDT High Tide 3.89
2018-10-21 01:08 AM EDT Low Tide 0.85
2018-10-21 06:36 AM EDT High Tide 3.71
Virginia Beach, Virginia:  
2018-10-20 05:20 AM EDT High Tide 3.43
2018-10-20 11:26 AM EDT Low Tide 0.88
2018-10-20 05:32 PM EDT High Tide 3.67
2018-10-20 11:48 PM EDT Low Tide 0.57
2018-10-21 06:02 AM EDT High Tide 3.68
2018-10-21 12:11 PM EDT Low Tide 0.69
Virginia pilot's dock, Lynnhaven Inlet, Chesapeake Bay, Virginia:  
2018-10-20 06:34 AM EDT High Tide 2.27
2018-10-20 12:32 PM EDT Low Tide 0.69
2018-10-20 06:49 PM EDT High Tide 2.37
2018-10-21 12:55 AM EDT Low Tide 0.52
2018-10-21 07:17 AM EDT High Tide 2.43