Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
449 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

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

ANZ400-252115-
449 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

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

A STRONG COLD FRONT ENTERING NORTHERN NEW YORK STATE AT DAWN WILL
SLIDE DOWN INTO A LATE DAY POSITION FROM SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY WEST
INTO LOW PRESSURE OVER THE LOWER OHIO VALLEY. THAT LOW WILL REACH
THE NORTH CAROLINA COAST MONDAY MORNING THEN TURN NORTH NORTHEAST
INTENSIFYING VERY RAPIDLY AS IT NEARS CAPE COD TUESDAY. HIGH
PRESSURE FOLLOWS BY LATE WEDNESDAY, THEN ANOTHER LOW WILL REDEVELOP
ON THE NEXT COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE OFF THE MID ATLANTIC COAST LATE
THURSDAY AND FRIDAY. HIGH PRESSURE FOLLOWS SATURDAY.

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ANZ450-451-252115-
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-
449 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
11 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING...THEN
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
A CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LIKELY LATE.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...INCREASING
TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...BUILDING
TO 8 TO 11 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
5 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY EARLY IN THE
MORNING. SNOW EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW AND RAIN IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM...DECREASING TO 1 NM
OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 FT...BUILDING TO 11 TO 16 FT IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
10 SECONDS.   RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT... BECOMING NW
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW...MAINLY
IN THE MORNING. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT... BUILDING TO 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM.

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ANZ452-453-252115-
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-
449 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE IN THE EVENING... THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.   A
CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING. SNOW AND
RAIN LIKELY LATE.
.MON...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...INCREASING
TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 5 SECONDS.   SNOW AND RAIN EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN IN
THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM...DECREASING TO
1 NM OR LESS LATE.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. GUSTS UP TO 50 KT UNTIL EARLY
MORNING. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.   RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW AND RAIN
AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 40 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A
CHANCE OF SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...NW WINDS AROUND 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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ANZ454-455-252115-
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-
449 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
3 FT THIS AFTERNOON. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE LATE IN THE
EVENING...THEN BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY
MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN RAIN AND SNOW
LIKELY LATE.
.MON...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...INCREASING
TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.   RAIN WITH SNOW LIKELY EARLY IN THE
MORNING...THEN RAIN IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT...
BECOMING N 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE EVENING...
THEN RAIN AND SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM...DECREASING TO
1 NM OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF
SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS...INCREASING TO 1 TO 3 NM IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY THROUGH THE DAY.
.THU...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. A
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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ANZ431-252115-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
449 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING
NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...THEN
1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN 2 TO
3 FT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY...
MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...INCREASING
TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT LATE. RAIN AND SNOW EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT...
BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN IN THE
EVENING. SNOW IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM...
DECREASING TO 1 NM OR LESS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF
SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS...INCREASING TO 1 TO 3 NM IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY THROUGH THE DAY.
.THU...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

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ANZ430-252115-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
449 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT... BECOMING
NW AROUND 5 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...THEN
1 FOOT OR LESS.   A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM
LATE.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT
OR LESS...THEN 1 TO 2 FT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.   A
CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING. SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO
3 NM.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...INCREASING
TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
SNOW AND RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY
1 TO 3 NM...DECREASING TO 1 NM OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT LATE IN THE
EVENING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.   RAIN AND SNOW IN THE EVENING...
THEN SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...NW WINDS AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY LIKELY IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF
SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS...INCREASING TO 1 TO 3 NM IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT...THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY THROUGH THE
DAY.
.THU...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.


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