Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
1047 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

SANDY HOOK NJ TO FENWICK ISLAND DE TO 20 NM OFFSHORE AND DELAWARE
BAY

ANZ400-312200-
1047 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM SANDY HOOK NJ TO FENWICK
ISLAND DE AND FOR DELAWARE BAY...

STRONG LOW PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO TRACK INTO THE CANADIAN
MARITIMES, MEANWHILE HIGH PRESSURE WILL GRADUALLY BUILD INTO OUR
AREA FROM THE OHIO VALLEY INTO TONIGHT. THIS HIGH WILL THEN MOVE
OFFSHORE LATE TONIGHT AND SUNDAY. BY SUNDAY NIGHT, LOW PRESSURE WILL
MOVE INTO THE OHIO VALLEY THEN WILL TRACK INTO OUR REGION ON MONDAY.
ANOTHER AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE INTO THE REGION TUESDAY AND
WEDNESDAY.

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ANZ450-451-312200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SANDY HOOK TO MANASQUAN INLET NJ OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MANASQUAN INLET TO LITTLE EGG INLET NJ OUT
20 NM-
1047 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. MAINLY IN N SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6
SECONDS. FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...BECOMING
W 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.   LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY
EARLY IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LATE IN
THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW LATE.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT...BUILDING TO
3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW AND SLEET IN THE
EVENING. RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW
25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN. SNOW LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. SNOW LIKELY IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SW IN THE EVENING...INCREASING TO 5 TO
10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. A
CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
EVENING...THEN BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$

ANZ452-453-312200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE EGG INLET TO GREAT EGG INLET NJ OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM GREAT EGG INLET TO CAPE MAY NJ OUT 20 NM-
1047 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. MAINLY IN NW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
5 SECONDS. FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...BECOMING
W 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 5 SECONDS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.   A
CHANCE OF RAIN LATE.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO
4 TO 6 FT LATE. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 4
SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW AND SLEET EARLY IN THE EVENING. RAIN.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING NW
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. SNOW LIKELY IN THE EVENING. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SE IN THE EVENING...BECOMING S AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT... SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.

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ANZ454-455-312200-
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-
1047 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. MAINLY IN NW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS.
FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...BECOMING
W 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 5 SECONDS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS IN THE
MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT... BUILDING TO
4 TO 7 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
8 SECONDS.   RAIN.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW
25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING E IN THE EVENING... BECOMING S AROUND
5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT... SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
EVENING...THEN BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.

$$

ANZ431-312200-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
1047 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...BECOMING
W 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY
UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN LATE.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SNOW AND SLEET
EARLY IN THE EVENING. RAIN.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING NW
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY
LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SE IN THE EVENING...BECOMING S AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
EVENING...THEN BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

$$

ANZ430-312200-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
1047 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY
LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING
W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY
LIKELY IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN LATE.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.   SNOW AND
SLEET EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW...SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN
LATE IN THE EVENING. RAIN.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN
BECOMING S. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
EVENING...THEN BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

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