Marine Weather for AN 633

Active Advisory: (US Severe Weather)
Forecast as of 4:18 am EDT on April 18, 2014
20 nautical miles including Virginia portion of the Chesapeake Bay Currituck Sound and portions of the James, York, and Rappahannock rivers... High pressure will slowly push off to the Canadian Maritimes this morning...maintaining a cool northeast flow across the local area. A slow moving low pressure system will move from the Gulf of Mexico today...to off the southeast coast on Saturday. High pressure builds south from eastern Canada Saturday night and Sunday.
Forecast as of 4:18 am EDT on April 18, 2014
Small Craft Advisory in effect through this evening
Currituck Sound-
Through 7 Am
NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 ft.
Today
N winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 2 ft.
Tonight
NE winds 15 to 20 kt...diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A slight chance of rain late in the evening. A chance of rain after midnight.
Sat
NE winds 15 kt. Waves 1 foot. Rain likely until late afternoon...then a chance of rain late.
Sat Night
NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft. A chance of rain.
Sun
NE winds 20 kt with gusts to around 30 kt. Waves 2 ft. A chance of rain early in the Morning.
Sun Night
NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Mon
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 foot.
Mon Night
NE winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming W 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Waves 1 foot.
Tue
SW winds 5 to 10 kt...becoming S in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot.
Small Craft Advisory
Statement as of 4:18 AM EDT on April 18, 2014

...Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening...

A Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening.

* Winds: northeast 15 to 20 knots.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Small Craft Advisory means wind speeds of 20 to 33 knots over the Currituck Sound 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.

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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

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

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

Inland waters of western Washington and the northern and central Washington coastal waters

W central N Atlc Continental shelf and slope waters beyond 20 nm...to 250 nm offshore...including S of Georges Bank from 1000 FM to...250 nm offshore.

New England Continental shelf and slope waters from 25 nm offshore to the Hague line...except to 1000 FM S of New England.

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Coastal Water Temperatures

Place Temperature
Duck Pier, NC 51.1 °F
Oregon Inlet Marina, NC 51.1 °F
Money Point, VA 55.9 °F
Sewells Point, VA 55.0 °F
Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel, VA 48.9 °F

Open Sea Buoy Information

Place ID Sea Temp Wave Height
Duck FRF, NC 44056 51 °F 6.89 ft
Duck FRF 26m, NC 44100 47 °F 7.87 ft
Norfolk, VA 44059
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Cape Henry, VA 44099 47 °F 6.23 ft
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C-MAN Station Information

Place ID Water Temp Wave Height
Duck Pier, NC
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Chesapeake Light, VA CHLV2
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Tide Information

Date Time Tide Type Height
Brown Cove, Lynnhaven Bay, Virginia:  
2014-04-18 12:48 AM EDT High Tide 2.06
2014-04-18 7:44 AM EDT Low Tide -0.07
2014-04-18 1:12 PM EDT High Tide 1.71
2014-04-18 7:49 PM EDT Low Tide -0.03
2014-04-19 1:34 AM EDT High Tide 2.03
Buchanan Creek entrance, Lynnhaven Bay, Virginia:  
2014-04-18 12:45 AM EDT High Tide 2.37
2014-04-18 7:57 AM EDT Low Tide -0.07
2014-04-18 1:09 PM EDT High Tide 1.98
2014-04-18 8:02 PM EDT Low Tide -0.03
2014-04-19 1:31 AM EDT High Tide 2.34
FRF Pier, Duck, North Carolina:  
2014-04-17 9:54 PM EDT High Tide 4.05
2014-04-18 4:19 AM EDT Low Tide -0.27
2014-04-18 10:17 AM EDT High Tide 3.24
2014-04-18 4:21 PM EDT Low Tide -0.14
2014-04-18 10:40 PM EDT High Tide 4.00
2014-04-19 5:07 AM EDT Low Tide -0.20
Inside channel, Rudee Inlet, Virginia:  
2014-04-17 10:16 PM EDT High Tide 4.05
2014-04-18 4:34 AM EDT Low Tide -0.24
2014-04-18 10:39 AM EDT High Tide 3.26
2014-04-18 4:39 PM EDT Low Tide -0.07
2014-04-18 11:03 PM EDT High Tide 3.98
2014-04-19 5:24 AM EDT Low Tide -0.14
Interior channel, Rudee Inlet, Virginia:  
2014-04-17 10:11 PM EDT High Tide 4.14
2014-04-18 4:35 AM EDT Low Tide -0.27
2014-04-18 10:34 AM EDT High Tide 3.31
2014-04-18 4:37 PM EDT Low Tide -0.14
2014-04-18 10:57 PM EDT High Tide 4.08
2014-04-19 5:23 AM EDT Low Tide -0.20
Kitty Hawk (ocean), North Carolina:  
2014-04-17 9:53 PM EDT High Tide 4.09
2014-04-18 4:21 AM EDT Low Tide -0.39
2014-04-18 10:16 AM EDT High Tide 3.28
2014-04-18 4:23 PM EDT Low Tide -0.19
2014-04-18 10:39 PM EDT High Tide 4.04
2014-04-19 5:09 AM EDT Low Tide -0.29
Lake Rudee, south end, Virginia:  
2014-04-17 10:14 PM EDT High Tide 4.26
2014-04-18 4:38 AM EDT Low Tide -0.29
2014-04-18 10:37 AM EDT High Tide 3.41
2014-04-18 4:40 PM EDT Low Tide -0.14
2014-04-18 11:00 PM EDT High Tide 4.20
2014-04-19 5:26 AM EDT Low Tide -0.22
Rudee Heights, Lake Wesley, Virginia:  
2014-04-17 10:12 PM EDT High Tide 4.18
2014-04-18 4:35 AM EDT Low Tide -0.27
2014-04-18 10:35 AM EDT High Tide 3.34
2014-04-18 4:37 PM EDT Low Tide -0.14
2014-04-18 10:58 PM EDT High Tide 4.12
2014-04-19 5:23 AM EDT Low Tide -0.20
Rudee Inlet entrance, Virginia:  
2014-04-17 9:56 PM EDT High Tide 4.09
2014-04-18 4:21 AM EDT Low Tide -0.24
2014-04-18 10:19 AM EDT High Tide 3.28
2014-04-18 4:23 PM EDT Low Tide -0.12
2014-04-18 10:42 PM EDT High Tide 4.04
2014-04-19 5:09 AM EDT Low Tide -0.17
Sandbridge, Virginia:  
2014-04-17 10:01 PM EDT High Tide 4.22
2014-04-18 4:26 AM EDT Low Tide -0.29
2014-04-18 10:24 AM EDT High Tide 3.37
2014-04-18 4:28 PM EDT Low Tide -0.14
2014-04-18 10:47 PM EDT High Tide 4.16
2014-04-19 5:14 AM EDT Low Tide -0.21
Virginia Beach, Virginia:  
2014-04-17 10:09 PM EDT High Tide 4.34
2014-04-18 4:35 AM EDT Low Tide -0.29
2014-04-18 10:32 AM EDT High Tide 3.47
2014-04-18 4:37 PM EDT Low Tide -0.14
2014-04-18 10:55 PM EDT High Tide 4.28
2014-04-19 5:23 AM EDT Low Tide -0.22