Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
902 AM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

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

ANZ400-220130-
902 AM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

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

WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD ACROSS OUR REGION TODAY. A STRONG AND
COMPLEX AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL IMPACT THE MID-ATLANTIC REGION
SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY. MULTIPLE WAVES OF LOW PRESSURE WILL LIKELY
TRACK FAR ENOUGH TO OUR NORTH TO KEEP CONDITIONS DRY FOR THE SECOND
HALF OF NEXT WEEK.

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ANZ450-451-220130-
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-
902 AM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY
EVENING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. AREAS OF FOG UNTIL LATE
AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...E WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT LATE. MAINLY
IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY LATE.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...
INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 9 TO 13 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 1 SECOND. RAIN.
.MON...E WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT. SEAS 11 TO
16 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ452-453-220130-
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-
902 AM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. AREAS OF FOG UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON. PATCHY
FOG LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. MAINLY IN E
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN
THE EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3
NM EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY IN
THE MORNING...THEN RAIN IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FT IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT.   RAIN.
.MON...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS 10 TO
15 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ454-455-220130-
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-
902 AM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT EARLY THIS MORNING... BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING S AROUND 5 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS. AREAS OF FOG UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG LATE.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT
AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SE AROUND 5 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS.   A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN
E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
 ..BECOMING MAINLY IN NE WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.MON...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... BECOMING SE
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. RAIN
LIKELY.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN
THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ431-220130-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
902 AM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING S AROUND 5 KT LATE
THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. AREAS OF FOG UNTIL
LATE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT
AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING E AROUND 5 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY IN THE
MORNING...THEN RAIN IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...E 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 6 FT.
RAIN.
.MON...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... DIMINISHING
TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN
LIKELY.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ430-220130-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
902 AM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING S AROUND 5 KT LATE
THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG
UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT
AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING E AROUND 5 KT LATE. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
UP TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS...THEN 2 TO 3 FT EARLY IN
THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN IN
THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...
INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
RAIN.
.MON...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... DIMINISHING
TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

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