Rockfish, striper, linesider.
More than 300 pages dedicated to your favorite fish, the striped bass
Here for The Striper Room
Marine forecasts, Coastal, Offshore and High Sea
Coast Guard Boating Rules Online
Knots from Grog
boat is for you?
Nautical charts online web site
latest NOAA electronic navigational chart (NOAA ENC®)
files that may be downloaded from the National Oceanic
and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Hand Held GPS @ BoatersWorld
The National Weather Service publishes Marine
weather service charts for the following areas.
Morgan City, LA to Brownsville, TX
Mexican Border to Point Conception, CA
Point Conception, CA to Point St George, CA
Point St George, CA to Canadian Border
Puerto Rico and Virgin Islands
Guam and the Northern Mariana Islands
contain maps of the area including locations of NWR transmitters,
USCG stations, and marine observation sites; helpful information
such as locations, times, and frequencies of marine broadcasts;
and NWS telephone numbers. MSC charts can also be purchased
Distribution Division (N/ACC3)
Riverside, MD 20737-1199
Small Craft Advisory: Forecast winds of 18 to
33 knots. NWS may also issue Small Craft Advisories for
hazardous sea conditions or lower wind speeds that may
affect small craft operations.
Gale Warning: Forecast winds of 34 to 47 knots.
Storm Warning : Forecast winds of 48 knots or greater.
Tropical StormWarning: Forecast winds of 34 to 63 knots associated with a tropical
HurricaneWarning : Forecast winds of 64 knots or higher associated with a hurricane.
Special MarineWarning: Potentially hazardous over-water events of short duration
(up to 2 hours).
Sea Systems Marine wiring products - some useful
States Power Squadrons offer classroom training
in safe boating and navigation
to choose and use the right anchor
to Fight Corrosion Aboard Your Boat