Marine Weather for AN 454

Active Advisory: (US Severe Weather)
Forecast as of 9:33 PM EST on December 13, 2019
Small Craft Advisory in effect through Saturday afternoon
Gale watch in effect from Saturday evening through late Saturday night
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-
Overnight
E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming se late. Gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Swell mainly from the se with a dominant period of 8 seconds. Periods of rain. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Sat
SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Swell mainly from the se with a dominant period of 9 seconds. Periods of rain in the morning, then showers early in the afternoon. A chance of showers late. Vsby 1 to 3 nm early in the morning.
Sat Night
W winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Swell mainly from the se with a dominant period of 10 seconds. A chance of showers until early Morning.
Sun
W winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt late. Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft, subsiding to 3 to 4 ft late. Swell mainly from the se with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
Sun Night
NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Mon
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming se in the afternoon. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of rain.
Mon Night
S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of rain.
Tue
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W in the afternoon. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Rain.
Tue Night
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Rain, mainly in the evening.
Wed
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Wed Night
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Watches & Warnings

Small Craft Advisory, Gale Watch
Issued: 8:50 PM EST Dec. 13, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 6 PM EST
Saturday...
... Gale watch remains in effect from Saturday evening through
late Saturday night...

* what... for the Small Craft Advisory, winds becoming south 15 to
20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt and seas 5 to 8 feet. For the gale
watch, west winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts to around 35 kt and
seas 6 to 9 feet possible.

* Where... the New Jersey and Delaware Atlantic coastal waters.


* When... for the Small Craft Advisory, until 6 PM EST Saturday.
For the gale watch, from Saturday evening through late
Saturday night.

* Impacts... strong winds can cause hazardous seas which could
capsize or damage vessels and reduce visibility.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Mariners should consider altering plans to avoid possible
hazardous conditions. Remain in port, seek safe Harbor, alter
course, and/or secure the vessel for severe wind and seas.






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

Place Temperature
Lewes, DE 46.0 °F
Cape May, NJ 46.0 °F
Ocean City Inlet, MD 48.0 °F
Ship John Shoal, NJ 45.0 °F

Open Sea Buoy Information

Place ID Sea Temp Wave Height
DELAWARE BAY NM Southeast of Cape May, NJ 44009 53 °F 5.91 ft
Click the Station ID for daily observations and history.

Tide Information

Date Time Tide Type Height
Brandywine Shoal Light, Delaware Bay, New Jersey:  
2019-12-14 03:28 AM EST Low Tide -0.33
2019-12-14 10:01 AM EST High Tide 5.80
2019-12-14 04:22 PM EST Low Tide -0.34
2019-12-14 10:33 PM EST High Tide 4.28
2019-12-15 04:16 AM EST Low Tide -0.35
2019-12-15 10:49 AM EST High Tide 5.65
Cape Island Creek, Cape May, New Jersey:  
2019-12-14 02:23 AM EST Low Tide -0.30
2019-12-14 09:07 AM EST High Tide 5.51
2019-12-14 03:25 PM EST Low Tide -0.35
2019-12-14 09:40 PM EST High Tide 3.93
2019-12-15 03:11 AM EST Low Tide -0.23
2019-12-15 09:54 AM EST High Tide 5.43
Cape May Canal, Cape May, Delaware Bay, New Jersey:  
2019-12-14 03:09 AM EST Low Tide -0.31
2019-12-14 09:41 AM EST High Tide 5.88
2019-12-14 04:03 PM EST Low Tide -0.24
2019-12-14 10:09 PM EST High Tide 4.42
2019-12-15 03:57 AM EST Low Tide -0.26
2019-12-15 10:29 AM EST High Tide 5.82
Cape May Harbor, Cape May Inlet, New Jersey:  
2019-12-14 02:22 AM EST Low Tide -0.27
2019-12-14 09:00 AM EST High Tide 5.46
2019-12-14 03:24 PM EST Low Tide -0.31
2019-12-14 09:33 PM EST High Tide 3.89
2019-12-15 03:10 AM EST Low Tide -0.21
2019-12-15 09:47 AM EST High Tide 5.38
Cape May Point, Sunset Beach, Delaware Bay, New Jersey:  
2019-12-14 03:06 AM EST Low Tide -0.38
2019-12-14 09:45 AM EST High Tide 5.88
2019-12-14 04:01 PM EST Low Tide -0.36
2019-12-14 10:12 PM EST High Tide 4.25
2019-12-15 03:53 AM EST Low Tide -0.35
2019-12-15 10:32 AM EST High Tide 5.81
Dias Creek, Route 47 bridge, Delaware Bay, New Jersey:  
2019-12-14 06:32 AM EST Low Tide -0.15
2019-12-14 10:59 AM EST High Tide 2.33
2019-12-14 07:27 PM EST Low Tide -0.14
2019-12-14 11:26 PM EST High Tide 1.68
2019-12-15 07:19 AM EST Low Tide -0.14
2019-12-15 11:46 AM EST High Tide 2.30
Inlet (Coast Guard Station), Indian River, Delaware:  
2019-12-14 02:48 AM EST Low Tide -0.22
2019-12-14 09:48 AM EST High Tide 3.21
2019-12-14 03:51 PM EST Low Tide 0.03
2019-12-14 10:04 PM EST High Tide 2.30
2019-12-15 03:36 AM EST Low Tide -0.23
2019-12-15 10:36 AM EST High Tide 3.15
Lewes, Fort Miles, Delaware:  
2019-12-14 03:14 AM EST Low Tide -0.33
2019-12-14 09:50 AM EST High Tide 5.07
2019-12-14 04:09 PM EST Low Tide -0.31
2019-12-14 10:17 PM EST High Tide 3.66
2019-12-15 04:01 AM EST Low Tide -0.30
2019-12-15 10:37 AM EST High Tide 5.01
North Highlands Beach, Delaware Bay, New Jersey:  
2019-12-14 03:28 AM EST Low Tide -0.42
2019-12-14 09:54 AM EST High Tide 6.39
2019-12-14 04:23 PM EST Low Tide -0.39
2019-12-14 10:21 PM EST High Tide 4.61
2019-12-15 04:15 AM EST Low Tide -0.38
2019-12-15 10:41 AM EST High Tide 6.31
Nummy Island, Grassy Sound Channel, Hereford Inlet, New Jersey:  
2019-12-14 02:48 AM EST Low Tide -0.26
2019-12-14 08:59 AM EST High Tide 4.96
2019-12-14 03:50 PM EST Low Tide -0.30
2019-12-14 09:32 PM EST High Tide 3.54
2019-12-15 03:36 AM EST Low Tide -0.20
2019-12-15 09:46 AM EST High Tide 4.89
Old Turtle Thorofare, RR. bridge, Hereford Inlet, New Jersey:  
2019-12-14 03:13 AM EST Low Tide -0.26
2019-12-14 09:23 AM EST High Tide 5.26
2019-12-14 04:15 PM EST Low Tide -0.30
2019-12-14 09:56 PM EST High Tide 3.75
2019-12-15 04:01 AM EST Low Tide -0.20
2019-12-15 10:10 AM EST High Tide 5.18
Rehoboth Beach, Delaware:  
2019-12-14 02:26 AM EST Low Tide -0.38
2019-12-14 09:01 AM EST High Tide 5.03
2019-12-14 03:21 PM EST Low Tide -0.15
2019-12-14 09:20 PM EST High Tide 3.56
2019-12-15 03:14 AM EST Low Tide -0.34
2019-12-15 09:48 AM EST High Tide 4.95
Swain Channel, Taylor Sound, Cape May Inlet, New Jersey:  
2019-12-14 02:43 AM EST Low Tide -0.27
2019-12-14 09:22 AM EST High Tide 5.41
2019-12-14 03:45 PM EST Low Tide -0.31
2019-12-14 09:55 PM EST High Tide 3.86
2019-12-15 03:31 AM EST Low Tide -0.21
2019-12-15 10:09 AM EST High Tide 5.33
West Wildwood, Grassy Sound, Hereford Inlet, New Jersey:  
2019-12-14 03:14 AM EST Low Tide -0.26
2019-12-14 09:24 AM EST High Tide 5.16
2019-12-14 04:16 PM EST Low Tide -0.30
2019-12-14 09:57 PM EST High Tide 3.68
2019-12-15 04:02 AM EST Low Tide -0.20
2019-12-15 10:11 AM EST High Tide 5.08
Wildwood Crest, Sunset Lake, Cape May Inlet, New Jersey:  
2019-12-14 02:50 AM EST Low Tide -0.27
2019-12-14 09:19 AM EST High Tide 5.46
2019-12-14 03:52 PM EST Low Tide -0.31
2019-12-14 09:52 PM EST High Tide 3.89
2019-12-15 03:38 AM EST Low Tide -0.21
2019-12-15 10:06 AM EST High Tide 5.38
Wildwood Crest, ocean pier, New Jersey:  
2019-12-14 02:06 AM EST Low Tide -0.27
2019-12-14 08:30 AM EST High Tide 5.31
2019-12-14 03:08 PM EST Low Tide -0.31
2019-12-14 09:03 PM EST High Tide 3.79
2019-12-15 02:54 AM EST Low Tide -0.21
2019-12-15 09:17 AM EST High Tide 5.23