Marine Weather for AN 536

Active Advisory: (US Severe Weather)
Forecast as of 4:36 PM EDT on October 16, 2019
Small Craft Advisory in effect until 6 PM EDT this evening
Gale Warning in effect through Thursday afternoon
Tidal Potomac From Indian Head To Cobb Island-
Rest Of This Afternoon
NW winds 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of rain.
Tonight
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt... increasing to 35 kt in the late evening and early morning, then diminishing to 25 kt late. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
Thu
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 35 kt. Waves 3 ft.
Thu Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Fri
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
Fri Night
NW winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
Sat
S winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers after midnight.
Sun
E winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft. A chance of showers.

Watches & Warnings

Small Craft Advisory, Gale Warning
Issued: 3:00 PM EDT Oct. 16, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 6 PM EDT this
evening...
... Gale Warning now in effect from 6 PM this evening to 6 PM EDT
Thursday...
... Small Craft Advisory is cancelled...

The National Weather Service in Baltimore MD/Washington has
cancelled the Small Craft Advisory.

* Winds... 18 to 33 knots within the Small Craft Advisory.

* Winds... 34 to 47 knots within the Gale Warning.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots are imminent or
occurring. Operating a vessel in gale conditions requires
experience and a properly equipped vessel. Recreational boaters
should seek safe Harbor prior to the onset of gale conditions.

A Small Craft Advisory means winds of 18 to 33 knots are imminent
or occurring. Boaters 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

Marine & Boating Location Search

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Coastal Water Temperatures

Place Temperature
Washington, DC 68.0 °F
Lewisetta, VA 68.0 °F
Solomons Island, MD 69.1 °F

Open Sea Buoy Information

Place ID Sea Temp Wave Height
Annapolis 44063 67 °F
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Gooses Reef, MD 44062
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Potomac, MD 44042 68 °F
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Click the Station ID for daily observations and history.

C-MAN Station Information

Place ID Water Temp Wave Height
Thomas Point, MD TPLM2 67 °F
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Tide Information

Date Time Tide Type Height
Alexandria, Potomac River, Virginia:  
2019-10-16 04:44 PM EDT Low Tide 0.36
2019-10-16 10:40 PM EDT High Tide 3.14
2019-10-17 05:38 AM EDT Low Tide 0.50
2019-10-17 11:11 AM EDT High Tide 2.74
2019-10-17 05:19 PM EDT Low Tide 0.40
2019-10-17 11:16 PM EDT High Tide 3.16
Aquia Creek, Potomac River, Virginia:  
2019-10-16 02:23 PM EDT Low Tide 0.18
2019-10-16 08:54 PM EDT High Tide 1.57
2019-10-17 03:17 AM EDT Low Tide 0.25
2019-10-17 09:25 AM EDT High Tide 1.37
2019-10-17 02:58 PM EDT Low Tide 0.20
2019-10-17 09:30 PM EDT High Tide 1.58
Clifton Beach, Smith Point, Potomac River, Maryland:  
2019-10-16 02:09 PM EDT Low Tide 0.18
2019-10-16 08:40 PM EDT High Tide 1.34
2019-10-17 03:03 AM EDT Low Tide 0.25
2019-10-17 09:11 AM EDT High Tide 1.17
2019-10-17 02:44 PM EDT Low Tide 0.20
2019-10-17 09:16 PM EDT High Tide 1.35
Colonial Beach, Potomac River, Virginia (sub):  
2019-10-16 05:14 PM EDT High Tide 1.99
2019-10-16 11:36 PM EDT Low Tide 0.35
2019-10-17 05:45 AM EDT High Tide 1.74
2019-10-17 11:17 AM EDT Low Tide 0.28
2019-10-17 05:50 PM EDT High Tide 2.01
2019-10-18 12:17 AM EDT Low Tide 0.39
Colonial Beach, Potomac River, Virginia:  
2019-10-16 05:02 PM EDT High Tide 2.04
2019-10-16 11:28 PM EDT Low Tide 0.24
2019-10-17 05:17 AM EDT High Tide 1.78
2019-10-17 11:29 AM EDT Low Tide 0.20
2019-10-17 05:42 PM EDT High Tide 2.03
2019-10-18 12:10 AM EDT Low Tide 0.28
Colton Point, Potomac River, Maryland:  
2019-10-16 05:04 PM EDT High Tide 2.12
2019-10-16 11:06 PM EDT Low Tide 0.28
2019-10-17 05:35 AM EDT High Tide 1.85
2019-10-17 10:47 AM EDT Low Tide 0.22
2019-10-17 05:40 PM EDT High Tide 2.14
2019-10-17 11:47 PM EDT Low Tide 0.30
Dahlgren, Upper Machodoc Creek, Potomac River, Virginia:  
2019-10-16 05:40 PM EDT High Tide 1.89
2019-10-17 12:16 AM EDT Low Tide 0.25
2019-10-17 06:11 AM EDT High Tide 1.65
2019-10-17 11:57 AM EDT Low Tide 0.20
2019-10-17 06:16 PM EDT High Tide 1.91
2019-10-18 12:57 AM EDT Low Tide 0.28
Goose Creek, Port Tobacco River, Potomac River, Maryland:  
2019-10-16 06:14 PM EDT High Tide 1.76
2019-10-17 12:42 AM EDT Low Tide 0.23
2019-10-17 06:45 AM EDT High Tide 1.54
2019-10-17 12:23 PM EDT Low Tide 0.18
2019-10-17 06:50 PM EDT High Tide 1.78
Hopyard Landing, Rappahannock River, Virginia:  
2019-10-16 02:58 PM EDT Low Tide 0.18
2019-10-16 09:15 PM EDT High Tide 2.45
2019-10-17 03:52 AM EDT Low Tide 0.25
2019-10-17 09:46 AM EDT High Tide 2.14
2019-10-17 03:33 PM EDT Low Tide 0.20
2019-10-17 09:51 PM EDT High Tide 2.47
Indian Head, Potomac River, Maryland:  
2019-10-16 03:22 PM EDT Low Tide 0.20
2019-10-16 10:08 PM EDT High Tide 2.12
2019-10-17 04:16 AM EDT Low Tide 0.28
2019-10-17 10:39 AM EDT High Tide 1.85
2019-10-17 03:57 PM EDT Low Tide 0.22
2019-10-17 10:44 PM EDT High Tide 2.14
Liverpool Point, Potomac River, Maryland:  
2019-10-16 02:57 PM EDT Low Tide 0.18
2019-10-16 09:43 PM EDT High Tide 1.44
2019-10-17 03:51 AM EDT Low Tide 0.25
2019-10-17 10:14 AM EDT High Tide 1.25
2019-10-17 03:32 PM EDT Low Tide 0.20
2019-10-17 10:19 PM EDT High Tide 1.45
Lower Cedar Point, Potomac River, Maryland:  
2019-10-16 05:34 PM EDT High Tide 1.76
2019-10-16 11:53 PM EDT Low Tide 0.23
2019-10-17 06:05 AM EDT High Tide 1.54
2019-10-17 11:34 AM EDT Low Tide 0.18
2019-10-17 06:10 PM EDT High Tide 1.78
2019-10-18 12:34 AM EDT Low Tide 0.25
Marshall Hall, Potomac River, Maryland:  
2019-10-16 04:00 PM EDT Low Tide 0.25
2019-10-16 10:32 PM EDT High Tide 2.68
2019-10-17 04:54 AM EDT Low Tide 0.35
2019-10-17 11:03 AM EDT High Tide 2.34
2019-10-17 04:35 PM EDT Low Tide 0.28
2019-10-17 11:08 PM EDT High Tide 2.70
Massaponax Sand & Gravel, Rappahannock River, Virginia:  
2019-10-16 04:14 PM EDT Low Tide 0.36
2019-10-16 09:43 PM EDT High Tide 2.87
2019-10-17 05:08 AM EDT Low Tide 0.50
2019-10-17 10:14 AM EDT High Tide 2.51
2019-10-17 04:49 PM EDT Low Tide 0.40
2019-10-17 10:19 PM EDT High Tide 2.89
Mathias Point, Potomac River, Virginia:  
2019-10-16 06:22 PM EDT High Tide 1.44
2019-10-17 12:53 AM EDT Low Tide 0.25
2019-10-17 06:53 AM EDT High Tide 1.25
2019-10-17 12:34 PM EDT Low Tide 0.20
2019-10-17 06:58 PM EDT High Tide 1.45
Mills Point (south of), Wicomico River, Maryland:  
2019-10-16 05:17 PM EDT High Tide 2.12
2019-10-16 11:44 PM EDT Low Tide 0.28
2019-10-17 05:48 AM EDT High Tide 1.85
2019-10-17 11:25 AM EDT Low Tide 0.22
2019-10-17 05:53 PM EDT High Tide 2.14
2019-10-18 12:25 AM EDT Low Tide 0.30
Mount Holly, Nomini Creek, Potomac River, Virginia:  
2019-10-16 05:31 PM EDT High Tide 1.76
2019-10-16 11:35 PM EDT Low Tide 0.25
2019-10-17 06:02 AM EDT High Tide 1.54
2019-10-17 11:16 AM EDT Low Tide 0.20
2019-10-17 06:07 PM EDT High Tide 1.78
2019-10-18 12:16 AM EDT Low Tide 0.28
Port Royal, Rappahannock River, Virginia:  
2019-10-16 01:53 PM EDT Low Tide 0.18
2019-10-16 08:03 PM EDT High Tide 2.22
2019-10-17 02:47 AM EDT Low Tide 0.25
2019-10-17 08:34 AM EDT High Tide 1.94
2019-10-17 02:28 PM EDT Low Tide 0.20
2019-10-17 08:39 PM EDT High Tide 2.24
Quantico, Potomac River, Virginia:  
2019-10-16 02:51 PM EDT Low Tide 0.18
2019-10-16 09:30 PM EDT High Tide 1.67
2019-10-17 03:45 AM EDT Low Tide 0.25
2019-10-17 10:01 AM EDT High Tide 1.45
2019-10-17 03:26 PM EDT Low Tide 0.20
2019-10-17 10:06 PM EDT High Tide 1.68
Rappahannock Bend, Virginia:  
2019-10-16 02:42 PM EDT Low Tide 0.42
2019-10-16 08:44 PM EDT High Tide 2.56
2019-10-17 03:35 AM EDT Low Tide 0.50
2019-10-17 09:11 AM EDT High Tide 2.25
2019-10-17 03:20 PM EDT Low Tide 0.44
2019-10-17 09:20 PM EDT High Tide 2.54
Riverside, Potomac River, Maryland:  
2019-10-16 06:59 PM EDT High Tide 1.57
2019-10-17 01:25 AM EDT Low Tide 0.20
2019-10-17 07:30 AM EDT High Tide 1.37
2019-10-17 01:06 PM EDT Low Tide 0.16
2019-10-17 07:35 PM EDT High Tide 1.58
Saunders Wharf, Rappahannock River, Virginia:  
2019-10-16 06:29 PM EDT High Tide 1.76
2019-10-17 01:08 AM EDT Low Tide 0.25
2019-10-17 07:00 AM EDT High Tide 1.54
2019-10-17 12:49 PM EDT Low Tide 0.20
2019-10-17 07:05 PM EDT High Tide 1.78

Currents Information

Date Time Current Type Speed
Freestone Point, 2.3 miles east of, Maryland Current:  
2019-10-16 01:27 PM EDT Max Ebb -0.55 knots
2019-10-16 04:13 PM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-10-16 07:50 PM EDT Max Flood 0.89 knots
2019-10-16 10:48 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-10-17 02:26 AM EDT Max Ebb -0.82 knots
2019-10-17 06:07 AM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-10-17 08:38 AM EDT Max Flood 0.42 knots
2019-10-17 10:49 AM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-10-17 02:04 PM EDT Max Ebb -0.49 knots
2019-10-17 04:46 PM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-10-17 08:30 PM EDT Max Flood 0.88 knots
2019-10-17 11:32 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
Hallowing Point, Maryland Current:  
2019-10-16 04:28 PM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-10-16 07:46 PM EDT Max Flood 1.38 knots
2019-10-16 10:52 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-10-17 02:17 AM EDT Max Ebb -1.28 knots
2019-10-17 06:22 AM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-10-17 08:34 AM EDT Max Flood 0.66 knots
2019-10-17 10:53 AM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-10-17 01:55 PM EDT Max Ebb -0.77 knots
2019-10-17 05:01 PM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-10-17 08:26 PM EDT Max Flood 1.37 knots
2019-10-17 11:36 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
Jones Point, Alexandria, Virginia Current:  
2019-10-16 01:40 PM EDT Max Ebb -0.67 knots
2019-10-16 04:52 PM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-10-16 07:52 PM EDT Max Flood 1.19 knots
2019-10-16 11:25 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-10-17 02:39 AM EDT Max Ebb -1.00 knots
2019-10-17 06:46 AM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-10-17 08:40 AM EDT Max Flood 0.57 knots
2019-10-17 11:26 AM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-10-17 02:17 PM EDT Max Ebb -0.60 knots
2019-10-17 05:25 PM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-10-17 08:32 PM EDT Max Flood 1.17 knots
2019-10-18 12:09 AM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
Maryland Point, Maryland Current:  
2019-10-16 03:12 PM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-10-16 06:37 PM EDT Max Flood 1.38 knots
2019-10-16 09:34 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-10-17 01:13 AM EDT Max Ebb -1.64 knots
2019-10-17 05:06 AM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-10-17 07:25 AM EDT Max Flood 0.66 knots
2019-10-17 09:35 AM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-10-17 12:51 PM EDT Max Ebb -0.98 knots
2019-10-17 03:45 PM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-10-17 07:17 PM EDT Max Flood 1.37 knots
2019-10-17 10:18 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
Persimmon Point, Maryland Current:  
2019-10-16 03:07 PM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-10-16 06:32 PM EDT Max Flood 1.48 knots
2019-10-16 09:29 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-10-17 01:08 AM EDT Max Ebb -1.64 knots
2019-10-17 05:01 AM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-10-17 07:20 AM EDT Max Flood 0.71 knots
2019-10-17 09:30 AM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-10-17 12:46 PM EDT Max Ebb -0.98 knots
2019-10-17 03:40 PM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-10-17 07:12 PM EDT Max Flood 1.47 knots
2019-10-17 10:13 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
Potomac River Bridge, 0.4 mile south of, Maryland Current:  
2019-10-16 02:51 PM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-10-16 06:23 PM EDT Max Flood 1.09 knots
2019-10-16 09:38 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-10-17 01:15 AM EDT Max Ebb -1.64 knots
2019-10-17 04:45 AM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-10-17 07:11 AM EDT Max Flood 0.52 knots
2019-10-17 09:39 AM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-10-17 12:53 PM EDT Max Ebb -0.98 knots
2019-10-17 03:24 PM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-10-17 07:03 PM EDT Max Flood 1.07 knots
2019-10-17 10:22 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
Quantico Creek entrance, Virginia Current:  
2019-10-16 02:57 PM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-10-16 06:22 PM EDT Max Flood 0.59 knots
2019-10-16 09:19 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-10-17 12:58 AM EDT Max Ebb -0.55 knots
2019-10-17 04:51 AM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-10-17 07:10 AM EDT Max Flood 0.28 knots
2019-10-17 09:20 AM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-10-17 12:36 PM EDT Max Ebb -0.33 knots
2019-10-17 03:30 PM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-10-17 07:02 PM EDT Max Flood 0.59 knots
2019-10-17 10:03 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
Quantico, Virginia Current:  
2019-10-16 03:22 PM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-10-16 06:48 PM EDT Max Flood 0.89 knots
2019-10-16 09:44 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-10-17 01:23 AM EDT Max Ebb -1.00 knots
2019-10-17 05:16 AM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-10-17 07:35 AM EDT Max Flood 0.42 knots
2019-10-17 09:45 AM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-10-17 01:01 PM EDT Max Ebb -0.60 knots
2019-10-17 03:55 PM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-10-17 07:27 PM EDT Max Flood 0.88 knots
2019-10-17 10:28 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
Swan Point, Virginia Current:  
2019-10-16 02:22 PM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-10-16 05:47 PM EDT Max Flood 0.40 knots
2019-10-16 08:44 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-10-17 12:23 AM EDT Max Ebb -0.91 knots
2019-10-17 04:16 AM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-10-17 06:35 AM EDT Max Flood 0.19 knots
2019-10-17 08:45 AM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-10-17 12:01 PM EDT Max Ebb -0.55 knots
2019-10-17 02:55 PM EDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-10-17 06:27 PM EDT Max Flood 0.39 knots
2019-10-17 09:28 PM EDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-10-18 01:10 AM EDT Max Ebb -0.89 knots