Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
1224 AM EDT WED APR 26 2017

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

ANZ400-261615-
1224 AM EDT WED APR 26 2017

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

LOW PRESSURE WILL TRACK NORTHEASTWARD JUST OFF THE DELMARVA AND NEW
JERSEY COASTS THROUGH WEDNESDAY. MEANWHILE, LOW PRESSURE WILL  MOVE
FROM THE UPPER MISSISSIPPI VALLEY INTO JAMES BAY, AND SEND A  WEAK
COLD FRONT INTO OUR AREA THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY MORNING. A
BACKDOOR FRONT IS EXPECTED TO MOVE THROUGH THE REGION SATURDAY
EVENING. ANOTHER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVING FROM THE LOWER PLAINS
INTO QUEBEC AND ITS ASSOCIATED FRONTS WILL AFFECT THE AREA MONDAY
INTO TUESDAY.

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ANZ450-451-261615-
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-
1224 AM EDT WED APR 26 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
10 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE. AREAS
OF DENSE FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT... SUBSIDING TO 5 TO
7 FT EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. AREAS OF DENSE
FOG IN THE MORNING...THEN AREAS OF FOG IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1
NM OR LESS...INCREASING TO 1 TO 3 NM EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS...INCREASING TO 1 TO 3 NM EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. MAINLY IN SE
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
.THU...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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ANZ452-453-261615-
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-
1224 AM EDT WED APR 26 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10
SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE. AREAS OF
DENSE FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT... SUBSIDING TO 4 TO
7 FT EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. AREAS OF DENSE
FOG IN THE MORNING...THEN AREAS OF FOG IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1
NM OR LESS...INCREASING TO 1 TO 3 NM EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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ANZ454-455-261615-
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-
1224 AM EDT WED APR 26 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. MAINLY IN
SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. AREAS OF DENSE FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT... SUBSIDING TO 4 TO
6 FT LATE. MAINLY IN SE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. AREAS OF
DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING...THEN PATCHY FOG IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS...INCREASING TO 1 TO 3 NM EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN SE
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING S
5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

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ANZ431-261615-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
1224 AM EDT WED APR 26 2017

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. AREAS OF DENSE FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN
THE MORNING. AREAS OF DENSE FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN AREAS
OF FOG IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS...INCREASING TO 1 TO 3 NM BY MIDDAY.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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ANZ430-261615-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
1224 AM EDT WED APR 26 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN SPOTS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN
THE MORNING. PATCHY DENSE FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN PATCHY
FOG LATE IN THE MORNING. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN SPOTS... INCREASING
TO 1 TO 3 NM BY LATE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN 1 FOOT OR LESS. PATCHY
FOG LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM LATE.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN 1 TO 2 FT
EARLY IN THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING WITH VSBY 1
TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

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