Marine Weather for AN 536

Active Advisory: (US Severe Weather)
Forecast as of 9:38 PM EST on December 5, 2019
Small Craft Advisory in effect Friday afternoon
Tidal Potomac From Indian Head To Cobb Island-
Rest Of Tonight
SW winds 5 kt. Waves less than 1 ft.
Fri
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the late morning and afternoon. Waves 1 ft.
Fri Night
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
Sat
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft.
Sat Night
E winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
Sun
S winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft.
Sun Night
S winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers.
Mon
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. Showers.
Tue
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft. A chance of showers.

Watches & Warnings

Small Craft Advisory
Issued: 6:19 PM EST Dec. 5, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Small Craft Advisory remains in effect from noon to 6 PM EST
Friday...

* what... southwest winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt
expected.

* Where... tidal Potomac River from key bridge to Cobb Island MD,
and Chesapeake Bay north of Pooles Island MD.

* When... from noon to 6 PM EST Friday.

* Impacts... conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous 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

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Coastal Water Temperatures

Place Temperature
Washington, DC 44.1 °F
Lewisetta, VA 46.0 °F
Solomons Island, MD 46.9 °F

Open Sea Buoy Information

Place ID Sea Temp Wave Height
Annapolis 44063 45 °F
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Gooses Reef, MD 44062
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0.66 ft
Potomac, MD 44042 47 °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 45 °F
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Tide Information

Date Time Tide Type Height
Alexandria, Potomac River, Virginia:  
2019-12-06 03:39 AM EST High Tide 2.29
2019-12-06 09:48 AM EST Low Tide 0.20
2019-12-06 04:08 PM EST High Tide 2.39
2019-12-06 10:26 PM EST Low Tide 0.32
2019-12-07 04:31 AM EST High Tide 2.27
2019-12-07 10:34 AM EST Low Tide 0.13
Aquia Creek, Potomac River, Virginia:  
2019-12-06 01:53 AM EST High Tide 1.14
2019-12-06 07:27 AM EST Low Tide 0.10
2019-12-06 02:22 PM EST High Tide 1.19
2019-12-06 08:05 PM EST Low Tide 0.16
2019-12-07 02:45 AM EST High Tide 1.14
2019-12-07 08:13 AM EST Low Tide 0.07
Clifton Beach, Smith Point, Potomac River, Maryland:  
2019-12-06 01:39 AM EST High Tide 0.98
2019-12-06 07:13 AM EST Low Tide 0.10
2019-12-06 02:08 PM EST High Tide 1.02
2019-12-06 07:51 PM EST Low Tide 0.16
2019-12-07 02:31 AM EST High Tide 0.97
2019-12-07 07:59 AM EST Low Tide 0.07
Colonial Beach, Potomac River, Virginia (sub):  
2019-12-06 03:46 AM EST Low Tide 0.14
2019-12-06 10:42 AM EST High Tide 1.52
2019-12-06 04:24 PM EST Low Tide 0.22
2019-12-06 11:05 PM EST High Tide 1.44
2019-12-07 04:32 AM EST Low Tide 0.09
2019-12-07 11:30 AM EST High Tide 1.56
Colonial Beach, Potomac River, Virginia:  
2019-12-06 04:01 AM EST Low Tide 0.07
2019-12-06 10:03 AM EST High Tide 1.39
2019-12-06 04:29 PM EST Low Tide 0.09
2019-12-06 10:23 PM EST High Tide 1.37
2019-12-07 04:48 AM EST Low Tide 0.02
2019-12-07 10:54 AM EST High Tide 1.46
Colton Point, Potomac River, Maryland:  
2019-12-06 03:16 AM EST Low Tide 0.11
2019-12-06 10:32 AM EST High Tide 1.61
2019-12-06 03:54 PM EST Low Tide 0.17
2019-12-06 10:55 PM EST High Tide 1.54
2019-12-07 04:02 AM EST Low Tide 0.07
2019-12-07 11:20 AM EST High Tide 1.67
Dahlgren, Upper Machodoc Creek, Potomac River, Virginia:  
2019-12-06 04:26 AM EST Low Tide 0.10
2019-12-06 11:08 AM EST High Tide 1.44
2019-12-06 05:04 PM EST Low Tide 0.16
2019-12-06 11:31 PM EST High Tide 1.37
2019-12-07 05:12 AM EST Low Tide 0.07
2019-12-07 11:56 AM EST High Tide 1.49
Goose Creek, Port Tobacco River, Potomac River, Maryland:  
2019-12-06 04:52 AM EST Low Tide 0.09
2019-12-06 11:42 AM EST High Tide 1.34
2019-12-06 05:30 PM EST Low Tide 0.14
2019-12-07 12:05 AM EST High Tide 1.28
2019-12-07 05:38 AM EST Low Tide 0.06
2019-12-07 12:30 PM EST High Tide 1.38
Hopyard Landing, Rappahannock River, Virginia:  
2019-12-06 02:13 AM EST High Tide 1.79
2019-12-06 08:02 AM EST Low Tide 0.10
2019-12-06 02:43 PM EST High Tide 1.86
2019-12-06 08:40 PM EST Low Tide 0.16
2019-12-07 03:06 AM EST High Tide 1.78
2019-12-07 08:48 AM EST Low Tide 0.07
Indian Head, Potomac River, Maryland:  
2019-12-06 03:07 AM EST High Tide 1.55
2019-12-06 08:26 AM EST Low Tide 0.11
2019-12-06 03:36 PM EST High Tide 1.61
2019-12-06 09:04 PM EST Low Tide 0.17
2019-12-07 03:59 AM EST High Tide 1.54
2019-12-07 09:12 AM EST Low Tide 0.07
Liverpool Point, Potomac River, Maryland:  
2019-12-06 02:42 AM EST High Tide 1.05
2019-12-06 08:01 AM EST Low Tide 0.10
2019-12-06 03:11 PM EST High Tide 1.09
2019-12-06 08:39 PM EST Low Tide 0.16
2019-12-07 03:34 AM EST High Tide 1.04
2019-12-07 08:47 AM EST Low Tide 0.07
Lower Cedar Point, Potomac River, Maryland:  
2019-12-06 04:03 AM EST Low Tide 0.09
2019-12-06 11:02 AM EST High Tide 1.34
2019-12-06 04:41 PM EST Low Tide 0.14
2019-12-06 11:25 PM EST High Tide 1.28
2019-12-07 04:49 AM EST Low Tide 0.06
2019-12-07 11:50 AM EST High Tide 1.38
Marshall Hall, Potomac River, Maryland:  
2019-12-06 03:31 AM EST High Tide 1.95
2019-12-06 09:04 AM EST Low Tide 0.14
2019-12-06 04:00 PM EST High Tide 2.04
2019-12-06 09:42 PM EST Low Tide 0.22
2019-12-07 04:23 AM EST High Tide 1.94
2019-12-07 09:50 AM EST Low Tide 0.09
Massaponax Sand & Gravel, Rappahannock River, Virginia:  
2019-12-06 02:42 AM EST High Tide 2.10
2019-12-06 09:18 AM EST Low Tide 0.20
2019-12-06 03:11 PM EST High Tide 2.19
2019-12-06 09:56 PM EST Low Tide 0.32
2019-12-07 03:34 AM EST High Tide 2.08
2019-12-07 10:04 AM EST Low Tide 0.13
Mathias Point, Potomac River, Virginia:  
2019-12-06 05:03 AM EST Low Tide 0.10
2019-12-06 11:50 AM EST High Tide 1.09
2019-12-06 05:41 PM EST Low Tide 0.16
2019-12-07 12:13 AM EST High Tide 1.04
2019-12-07 05:49 AM EST Low Tide 0.07
2019-12-07 12:38 PM EST High Tide 1.13
Mills Point (south of), Wicomico River, Maryland:  
2019-12-06 03:54 AM EST Low Tide 0.11
2019-12-06 10:45 AM EST High Tide 1.61
2019-12-06 04:32 PM EST Low Tide 0.17
2019-12-06 11:08 PM EST High Tide 1.54
2019-12-07 04:40 AM EST Low Tide 0.07
2019-12-07 11:33 AM EST High Tide 1.67
Mount Holly, Nomini Creek, Potomac River, Virginia:  
2019-12-06 03:45 AM EST Low Tide 0.10
2019-12-06 10:59 AM EST High Tide 1.34
2019-12-06 04:23 PM EST Low Tide 0.16
2019-12-06 11:22 PM EST High Tide 1.28
2019-12-07 04:31 AM EST Low Tide 0.07
2019-12-07 11:47 AM EST High Tide 1.38
Port Royal, Rappahannock River, Virginia:  
2019-12-06 06:57 AM EST Low Tide 0.10
2019-12-06 01:31 PM EST High Tide 1.69
2019-12-06 07:35 PM EST Low Tide 0.16
2019-12-07 01:54 AM EST High Tide 1.61
2019-12-07 07:43 AM EST Low Tide 0.07
Quantico, Potomac River, Virginia:  
2019-12-06 02:29 AM EST High Tide 1.21
2019-12-06 07:55 AM EST Low Tide 0.10
2019-12-06 02:58 PM EST High Tide 1.27
2019-12-06 08:33 PM EST Low Tide 0.16
2019-12-07 03:21 AM EST High Tide 1.21
2019-12-07 08:41 AM EST Low Tide 0.07
Rappahannock Bend, Virginia:  
2019-12-06 07:34 AM EST Low Tide 0.16
2019-12-06 01:40 PM EST High Tide 2.01
2019-12-06 08:09 PM EST Low Tide 0.15
2019-12-07 02:02 AM EST High Tide 1.96
2019-12-07 08:24 AM EST Low Tide 0.13
Riverside, Potomac River, Maryland:  
2019-12-06 05:35 AM EST Low Tide 0.08
2019-12-06 12:27 PM EST High Tide 1.19
2019-12-06 06:13 PM EST Low Tide 0.13
2019-12-07 12:50 AM EST High Tide 1.14
2019-12-07 06:21 AM EST Low Tide 0.05
2019-12-07 01:15 PM EST High Tide 1.23
Saunders Wharf, Rappahannock River, Virginia:  
2019-12-06 05:18 AM EST Low Tide 0.10
2019-12-06 11:57 AM EST High Tide 1.34
2019-12-06 05:56 PM EST Low Tide 0.16
2019-12-07 12:20 AM EST High Tide 1.28
2019-12-07 06:04 AM EST Low Tide 0.06
2019-12-07 12:45 PM EST High Tide 1.38

Currents Information

Date Time Current Type Speed
Freestone Point, 2.3 miles east of, Maryland Current:  
2019-12-06 02:39 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-12-06 06:27 AM EST Max Ebb -0.68 knots
2019-12-06 09:41 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-12-06 01:07 PM EST Max Flood 0.77 knots
2019-12-06 04:10 PM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-12-06 07:28 PM EST Max Ebb -0.56 knots
2019-12-06 10:41 PM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-12-07 01:22 AM EST Max Flood 0.42 knots
2019-12-07 03:31 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-12-07 07:13 AM EST Max Ebb -0.64 knots
2019-12-07 10:18 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
Hallowing Point, Maryland Current:  
2019-12-06 02:43 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-12-06 06:18 AM EST Max Ebb -1.06 knots
2019-12-06 09:56 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-12-06 01:03 PM EST Max Flood 1.19 knots
2019-12-06 04:14 PM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-12-06 07:19 PM EST Max Ebb -0.88 knots
2019-12-06 10:56 PM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-12-07 01:18 AM EST Max Flood 0.65 knots
2019-12-07 03:35 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-12-07 07:04 AM EST Max Ebb -1.00 knots
2019-12-07 10:33 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
Jones Point, Alexandria, Virginia Current:  
2019-12-06 03:17 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-12-06 06:40 AM EST Max Ebb -0.83 knots
2019-12-06 10:20 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-12-06 01:09 PM EST Max Flood 1.02 knots
2019-12-06 04:47 PM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-12-06 07:41 PM EST Max Ebb -0.69 knots
2019-12-06 11:20 PM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-12-07 01:24 AM EST Max Flood 0.56 knots
2019-12-07 04:08 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-12-07 07:26 AM EST Max Ebb -0.79 knots
2019-12-07 10:57 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
Maryland Point, Maryland Current:  
2019-12-06 01:25 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-12-06 05:14 AM EST Max Ebb -1.36 knots
2019-12-06 08:40 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-12-06 11:54 AM EST Max Flood 1.19 knots
2019-12-06 02:56 PM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-12-06 06:15 PM EST Max Ebb -1.13 knots
2019-12-06 09:40 PM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-12-07 12:09 AM EST Max Flood 0.65 knots
2019-12-07 02:17 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-12-07 06:00 AM EST Max Ebb -1.29 knots
2019-12-07 09:17 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-12-07 12:38 PM EST Max Flood 1.30 knots
Persimmon Point, Maryland Current:  
2019-12-06 05:09 AM EST Max Ebb -1.36 knots
2019-12-06 08:35 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-12-06 11:49 AM EST Max Flood 1.28 knots
2019-12-06 02:51 PM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-12-06 06:10 PM EST Max Ebb -1.13 knots
2019-12-06 09:35 PM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-12-07 12:04 AM EST Max Flood 0.70 knots
2019-12-07 02:12 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-12-07 05:55 AM EST Max Ebb -1.29 knots
2019-12-07 09:12 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-12-07 12:33 PM EST Max Flood 1.40 knots
Potomac River Bridge, 0.4 mile south of, Maryland Current:  
2019-12-06 01:30 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-12-06 05:16 AM EST Max Ebb -1.36 knots
2019-12-06 08:19 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-12-06 11:40 AM EST Max Flood 0.94 knots
2019-12-06 03:00 PM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-12-06 06:17 PM EST Max Ebb -1.13 knots
2019-12-06 09:19 PM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-12-06 11:55 PM EST Max Flood 0.51 knots
2019-12-07 02:21 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-12-07 06:02 AM EST Max Ebb -1.29 knots
2019-12-07 08:56 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-12-07 12:24 PM EST Max Flood 1.03 knots
Quantico Creek entrance, Virginia Current:  
2019-12-06 04:59 AM EST Max Ebb -0.45 knots
2019-12-06 08:25 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-12-06 11:39 AM EST Max Flood 0.51 knots
2019-12-06 02:41 PM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-12-06 06:00 PM EST Max Ebb -0.38 knots
2019-12-06 09:25 PM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-12-06 11:54 PM EST Max Flood 0.28 knots
2019-12-07 02:02 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-12-07 05:45 AM EST Max Ebb -0.43 knots
2019-12-07 09:02 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-12-07 12:23 PM EST Max Flood 0.56 knots
Quantico, Virginia Current:  
2019-12-06 01:35 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-12-06 05:24 AM EST Max Ebb -0.83 knots
2019-12-06 08:50 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-12-06 12:04 PM EST Max Flood 0.77 knots
2019-12-06 03:06 PM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-12-06 06:25 PM EST Max Ebb -0.69 knots
2019-12-06 09:50 PM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-12-07 12:19 AM EST Max Flood 0.42 knots
2019-12-07 02:27 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-12-07 06:10 AM EST Max Ebb -0.79 knots
2019-12-07 09:27 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-12-07 12:48 PM EST Max Flood 0.84 knots
Swan Point, Virginia Current:  
2019-12-06 04:24 AM EST Max Ebb -0.75 knots
2019-12-06 07:50 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-12-06 11:04 AM EST Max Flood 0.34 knots
2019-12-06 02:06 PM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-12-06 05:25 PM EST Max Ebb -0.63 knots
2019-12-06 08:50 PM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-12-06 11:19 PM EST Max Flood 0.19 knots
2019-12-07 01:27 AM EST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2019-12-07 05:10 AM EST Max Ebb -0.71 knots
2019-12-07 08:27 AM EST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2019-12-07 11:48 AM EST Max Flood 0.37 knots