Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ
622 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

Sandy Hook NJ to Fenwick Island DE to 20 NM offshore and Delaware
Bay

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622 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

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

A cold front will move across the Middle Atlantic region tonight
and then stall to the south. Several waves of low pressure will
move northeast along this roughly stationary frontal zone,
resulting in periods of rain from Thursday through Sunday. Another
cold front will cross the area late on Sunday. This will be
followed by high pressure which should be across the area through
the middle of next week.

$$

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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-
622 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming
N this evening. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Swell mainly from the S with a
dominant period of 5 seconds. A slight chance of showers early
this evening, then a chance of showers.
.THU...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
Swell mainly from the S with a dominant period of 6 seconds.  A
chance of rain in the morning, then rain likely in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft. Swell mainly from the S with a dominant period of
6 seconds.  Rain likely early in the evening, then a chance of
rain in the late evening and overnight.
.FRI...E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. Swell mainly from the SE with a dominant period of
7 seconds.  A chance of rain in the morning, then rain likely in
the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas
3 to 4 ft. Rain likely, mainly in the evening.
.SAT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N in the afternoon. Seas
around 3 ft. A chance of rain.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Rain likely.
.SUN...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas
4 to 6 ft. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A chance of
rain in the evening.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft.

$$

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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-
622 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming
W 5 to 10 kt, then becoming NE 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt
late. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Swell mainly from the S with a dominant
period of 5 seconds. A chance of showers.
.THU...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
Swell mainly from the S with a dominant period of 6 seconds.  A
chance of rain in the morning, then rain likely in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. Swell mainly from the S with a dominant period of
6 seconds.  Rain likely.
.FRI...E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming SE
5 to 10 kt late. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Swell mainly from the E with a
dominant period of 8 seconds.  Rain likely early in the morning,
then a chance of rain late in the morning. Rain likely in the
afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Seas
3 to 4 ft. Rain likely, mainly in the evening.
.SAT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of rain.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Rain likely.
.SUN...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas
4 to 6 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of
rain in the evening.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft.

$$

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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-
622 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming
W 5 to 10 kt, then becoming NE 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft. Swell mainly from the S with a dominant period of
5 seconds. A slight chance of showers this evening. A chance of
showers after midnight.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt late.
Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Swell mainly from the S with a
dominant period of 6 seconds.  A chance of rain.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft. Swell mainly from the S with a dominant period of
6 seconds.  Rain likely.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming E
5 to 10 kt early in the afternoon, then becoming SE late. Seas
4 to 6 ft. Swell mainly from the E with a dominant period of
7 seconds.  Rain likely early in the morning, then a chance of
rain in the late morning and afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of
rain in the evening.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of rain.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Rain likely.
.SUN...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas
3 to 5 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds around 15 kt, becoming NW after midnight.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of rain in the evening.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft in the morning, then
2 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft.

$$

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Delaware Bay waters south of East Point NJ to Slaughter Beach DE-
622 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming
N, then becoming NE. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.
.THU...NE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Waves around
3 ft. A chance of rain in the morning, then rain likely in the
afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in
the late evening and overnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Waves around
3 ft. Rain likely.
.FRI...E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming SE
5 to 10 kt late. Waves around 3 ft in the morning, then 2 ft or
less. Rain likely early in the morning, then a chance of rain in
the late morning and afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds around 5 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. A chance
of rain.
.SAT...W winds around 5 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. A chance of rain.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. Rain
likely.
.SUN...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Waves around 3 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 3 ft. A chance of
rain.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.

$$

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Delaware Bay waters north of East Point NJ to Slaughter Beach DE-
622 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt,
diminishing to 5 to 10 kt this evening, then becoming NE 10 to 15
kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. A chance of
showers.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Waves 2 ft or
less, then around 3 ft early in the morning, then 2 ft or less
early in the afternoon, then around 3 ft early in the afternoon.
A chance of rain in the morning, then rain likely in the
afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 25 kt in the
evening. Waves 2 ft or less. Rain likely.
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. Rain likely early
in the morning, then a chance of rain late in the morning. Rain
likely in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds around 5 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. Rain
likely, mainly in the evening.
.SAT...NW winds around 5 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. A chance of
rain.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds around 5 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. Rain
likely.
.SUN...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Waves
2 ft or less. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds around 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less. A chance
of rain in the evening.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 ft or less.

$$



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