Delaware Breakwater (East End) Light

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Delaware Breakwater (East End) Light

 
Location: Lewes Harbor Breakwater near Lewes, DE
Photo by: Jim Tracy
Source: USBeacons

Local Marine Forecast.


Small Craft Advisory is in effect until August 23 at 6:00AM EDT by NWS
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM TUESDAY TO 6 AM EDT WEDNESDAY... * LOCATION...ATLANTIC COASTAL WATERS OF NEW JERSEY AND DELAWARE. * WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. * SEAS...3 TO 6 FEET. * TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO OCCUR TUESDAY

Latest Condiitions.

About Delaware Breakwater (East End) Light

The location of the light is Lewes Harbor Breakwater. The nearest city is Lewes, DE. The station was first established in 1885. The current lighthouse was first lit in 1885.

Open to the Public?: No    Active?: No

Light was deactivated in 1996.

The Delaware River and Bay Lighthouse Foundation entered into an operating agreement in 2004 to manage and preserve the lighthouse for the Delaware River & Bay authority, which leases it from the State of Delaware.

Photo by: Jim Tracy
Source: USBeacons

Photo by: Jim Tracy
Source: USBeacons
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