Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
539 PM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

ANZ400-101100-
539 PM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

STRONG LOW PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO SLOWLY DRIFT TO THE SOUTH OF
GREENLAND THROUGH THE WEEKEND WHILE STRONG HIGH PRESSURE ADVANCES
TOWARD THE MID ATLANTIC COAST, ARRIVING HERE EARLY SUNDAY. A WARM
FRONT IS EXPECTED TO MOVE NORTH INTO OUR AREA SUNDAY NIGHT, BEFORE
LOW PRESSURE PASSES TO OUR NORTH ON MONDAY. THIS LOW SENDS A COLD
FRONT ACROSS THE MID ATLANTIC STATES LATER MONDAY. ANOTHER FRONTAL
BOUNDARY IS EXPECTED TO MOVE ACROSS THE AREA TUESDAY NIGHT OR
WEDNESDAY, AND A COASTAL LOW MAY DEVELOP ALONG THIS BOUNDARY
WEDNESDAY. A STRONG WEST TO NORTHWEST FLOW IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP BY
THE END OF THE WEEK AS HIGH PRESSURE TRIES TO BUILD IN FROM THE
WEST.

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ANZ450-451-101100-
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-
539 PM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT LATE THIS
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. MAINLY IN NW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 4
SECONDS. SCATTERED FLURRIES EARLY.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. MAINLY IN NW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN NW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
4 SECONDS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT EARLY IN THE
MORNING...THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN AROUND 2 FT LATE. MAINLY IN
N SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS IN THE MORNING...
BECOMING LIGHT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM AFTER MIDNIGHT.

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ANZ452>454-101100-
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-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE MAY NJ TO CAPE HENLOPEN DE OUT 20 NM-
539 PM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MAINLY IN
NW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 4 SECONDS.   SCATTERED
FLURRIES EARLY.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. MAINLY IN NW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. MAINLY IN NW
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 4 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN AROUND 2 FT LATE. MAINLY IN
N SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS IN THE MORNING...
BECOMING LIGHT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6
FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$

ANZ455-101100-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE HENLOPEN TO FENWICK ISLAND DE OUT 20 NM-
539 PM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN NW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 4 SECONDS.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN NW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
5 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. MAINLY IN NW
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 4 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN AROUND 2 FT LATE. MAINLY IN N SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 6 SECONDS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5
FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.

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ANZ431-101100-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
539 PM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...
MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM AFTER MIDNIGHT.

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ANZ430-101100-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
539 PM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN 1 TO 2 FT IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...
MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN. A CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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