Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
950 PM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

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

ANZ400-021430-
950 PM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

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

A COLD FRONT OVER THE OHIO VALLEY WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA BY MONDAY
MORNING. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS EASTWARD INTO THE MID ATLANTIC MONDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING. LOW PRESSURE IS ANTICIPATED TO
MOVE ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES LATE TUESDAY, THEN DOWN THE SAINT
LAWRENCE RIVER VALLEY BY EARLY WEDNESDAY. THIS LOW IS FORECAST TO
PULL A COLD FRONT SLOWLY THROUGH OUR REGION ON WEDNESDAY. WEAK LOW
PRESSURE IS EXPECTED TO RIDE ALONG THE FRONT ON THURSDAY BEFORE HIGH
 PRESSURE BUILDS INTO OUR AREA FROM THE WEST FOR FRIDAY INTO THE
WEEKEND.

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ANZ450-451-021430-
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-
950 PM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EST MONDAY THROUGH
LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.   FREEZING RAIN WITH RAIN
LIKELY LATE THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND FREEZING
RAIN.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.   LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...
THEN BECOMING S WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS AROUND 2 FT IN
THE MORNING...THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS.   LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY EARLY
IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET LATE.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM LATE.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN OR
FREEZING RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE MORNING. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM IN THE EVENING.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SNOW LIKELY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY THROUGH THE NIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...THEN
1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY THROUGH THE DAY.

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ANZ452-453-021430-
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-
950 PM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EST MONDAY THROUGH
LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW... THEN BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.   RAIN
LIKELY WITH FREEZING RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. MAINLY IN S SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
8 SECONDS IN THE EVENING... BECOMING LIGHT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS AROUND 2 FT IN
THE MORNING...THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS.   LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY EARLY
IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN...FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET LATE.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM LATE.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM IN THE
EVENING.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SNOW LIKELY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY THROUGH THE NIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING W IN THE EVENING... BECOMING SW 10 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY THROUGH THE DAY.

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ANZ454-455-021430-
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-
950 PM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EST MONDAY THROUGH
LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW...THEN BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.   RAIN
LIKELY WITH FREEZING RAIN LATE THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...
BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN AROUND
2 FT EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.   A CHANCE OF RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AND SNOW
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM IN THE EVENING.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SNOW LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY. A CHANCE
OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY THROUGH THE DAY.

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ANZ431-021430-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
950 PM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EST MONDAY THROUGH
LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT. FREEZING RAIN LATE THIS EVENING. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE THIS
EVENING AND EARLY MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN LATE.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING NW
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...
BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLEET EARLY IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AND SNOW
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM IN THE EVENING.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LIKELY. A
CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.

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ANZ430-021430-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
950 PM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EST MONDAY THROUGH
LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 1 FOOT
OR LESS...THEN 1 TO 2 FT LATE.   FREEZING RAIN LATE THIS EVENING.
A CHANCE OF RAIN. A CHANCE OF FREEZING RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING NW
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.   A CHANCE OF SLEET...RAIN AND
FREEZING RAIN EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN OR FREEZING RAIN
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF SLEET LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN OR
FREEZING RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN
RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM IN THE
EVENING.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SNOW LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT IN THE
MORNING...THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS.

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