Marine Weather for AN 658

Active Advisory: (US Severe Weather)
Forecast as of 12:09 am EDT on October 20, 2018
Gale watch in effect from late tonight through Sunday afternoon
Coastal Waters From Nc Va Border To Currituck Beach Light Nc Out
20 Nm-
Rest Of Tonight
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft with a dominant period of 9 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 9 seconds. A chance of showers.
Sat Night
W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming NW 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds. A chance of showers in the evening.
Sun
NW winds 25 to 30 kt, diminishing to 20 to 25 kt late. Seas 6 to 7 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds.
Sun Night
NW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
Mon
N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Mon Night
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 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

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

... Gale watch remains in effect from late Saturday night through
Sunday afternoon...

* wind: northwest 25 to 35 knots with gusts to 40 knots Saturday
night into Sunday.

* Seas: 4 to 7 feet.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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
Duck Pier, NC 72.0 °F
Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel, VA 75.9 °F
Oregon Inlet Marina, NC 66.0 °F
Money Point, VA 71.1 °F
Sewells Point, VA 68.0 °F

Open Sea Buoy Information

Place ID Sea Temp Wave Height
Duck FRF 26m, NC 44100 71 °F 2.30 ft
Duck FRF, NC 44056 70 °F 1.97 ft
Cape Henry, VA 44099 72 °F 4.27 ft
Click the Station ID for daily observations and history.

C-MAN Station Information

Place ID Water Temp Wave Height
Duck Pier, NC
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Chesapeake Light, VA
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Tide Heights

2018-10-20 2018-10-21
3 AM 9 AM 3 PM 9 PM 3 AM 9 AM 3 PM 9 PM

Tide Information

Date Time Tide Type Height
FRF Pier, Duck, North Carolina:  
2018-10-20 05:05 AM EDT High Tide 3.20
2018-10-20 11:10 AM EDT Low Tide 0.82
2018-10-20 05:17 PM EDT High Tide 3.43
2018-10-20 11:32 PM EDT Low Tide 0.53
2018-10-21 05:47 AM EDT High Tide 3.44
2018-10-21 11:55 AM EDT Low Tide 0.65
Kitty Hawk (ocean), North Carolina:  
2018-10-20 05:04 AM EDT High Tide 3.23
2018-10-20 11:12 AM EDT Low Tide 1.17
2018-10-20 05:16 PM EDT High Tide 3.47
2018-10-20 11:34 PM EDT Low Tide 0.76
2018-10-21 05:46 AM EDT High Tide 3.47
2018-10-21 11:57 AM EDT Low Tide 0.92
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