Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
606 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

ANZ400-092315-
606 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO SLOWLY DRIFT TO THE SOUTH
OF GREENLAND THROUGH THE WEEKEND. WITH HIGH PRESSURE TO OUR WEST, A
STRONG WEST TO NORTHWEST FLOW WILL REMAIN THROUGH SATURDAY . HIGH
PRESSURE BRIEFLY AFFECTS THE AREA SATURDAY NIGHT, THEN MOVES
OFFSHORE SUNDAY. A WARM FRONT IS EXPECTED TO LIFT ACROSS THE AREA
SUNDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY, BEFORE AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE IS FORECAST
TO MOVE NORTH OF THE AREA MONDAY. THIS SYSTEM WILL THEN PULL A COLD
FRONT ACROSS THE AREA MONDAY. ANOTHER FRONTAL BOUNDARY IS EXPECTED
TO MOVE ACROSS THE AREA TUESDAY NIGHT OR WEDNESDAY, AND A COASTAL
LOW MAY DEVELOP ALONG THIS FRONTAL 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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ANZ450-451-092315-
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-
606 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. MAINLY IN NW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN NW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
5 SECONDS.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 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. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. MAINLY IN NW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
5 SECONDS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.

$$

ANZ452-453-092315-
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-
606 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. MAINLY IN NW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...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 2 TO
4 FT. MAINLY IN NW SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 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 5 SECONDS.
.SUN...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

ANZ454-455-092315-
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-
606 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

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

$$

ANZ431-092315-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
606 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.

$$

ANZ430-092315-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
606 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.
.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. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.

$$



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