Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
950 AM EST THU FEB 23 2017

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

ANZ400-240215-
950 AM EST THU FEB 23 2017

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

A COLD FRONT MOVING THROUGH THE GREAT LAKES TODAY WILL STALL JUST
NORTH OF OUR REGION TONIGHT INTO FRIDAY, BEFORE LIFTING NORTHWARD AS
A WARM FRONT FRIDAY NIGHT. THIS WILL BE FOLLOWED BY A STRONG  COLD
FRONTAL PASSAGE ON SATURDAY EVENING. HIGH PRESSURE WILL  TRAVERSE
THE MIDDLE ATLANTIC SUNDAY INTO MONDAY.

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ANZ450-451-240215-
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 AM EST THU FEB 23 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
AREAS OF DENSE FOG THIS MORNING...THEN PATCHY FOG THIS AFTERNOON.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS...INCREASING TO 1 TO 3 NM EARLY THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
AREAS OF FOG...ESPECIALLY OVERNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH
A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN SE
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1
NM OR LESS.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE
OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...W WINDS AROUND 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT... BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ453-240215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM GREAT EGG INLET TO CAPE MAY NJ OUT 20 NM-
950 AM EST THU FEB 23 2017

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
AREAS OF DENSE FOG THIS MORNING. PATCHY FOG THIS AFTERNOON. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS...INCREASING TO 1 TO 3 NM EARLY THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
AREAS OF FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.   AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN S
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.   AREAS OF FOG. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ452-240215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE EGG INLET TO GREAT EGG INLET NJ OUT
20 NM-
950 AM EST THU FEB 23 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS.
AREAS OF DENSE FOG THIS MORNING...THEN PATCHY FOG THIS AFTERNOON.
AREAS OF FOG LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
AREAS OF FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN S
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.   AREAS OF FOG. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ454-455-240215-
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 AM EST THU FEB 23 2017

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG WITH VSBY 1 TO 3
NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. AREAS OF FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN SE
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1
NM OR LESS.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ431-240215-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
950 AM EST THU FEB 23 2017

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG WITH VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. AREAS OF FOG IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ430-240215-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
950 AM EST THU FEB 23 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN 1 TO 2 FT
LATE. AREAS OF DENSE FOG LATE THIS MORNING...THEN PATCHY FOG THIS
AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS THIS MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 1
TO 3 NM THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. AREAS OF FOG IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT. AREAS OF FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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